Central Oregon Shooting Sports Assn.

P.O. Box 1606 Bend, OR 97709


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The range was started in the 1995 time frame and is on 600 acres of  BLM land that is leased to COSSA. The range has various bays that range from 50 yards to 1000 yards in length. We have a 200 yard sighting in target range and metal gongs to 500 yards. A pistol sighting in range to 100 yards with metal gongs at 100 yards. We have a 1000 yard black powder range and a high power rifle range to 1000 yards. It is not uncommon to have several disciplines or activities using the range at the same time. This is the main range for members only and/or disciplines shooting events. This is also were scheduled special events are held.

We have a 100 yard Public range that is open seven days a week and is located 1/4 mile up the road from the main gate..

The ODFW Hunter Safety class of Bend, OR utilizes the range for the range portion of the class.

Several law enforcement groups utilize the range for training and practice.


Our membership dues will raise to $85.00 for Individual and $125.00 for Family. This will be as of 1 January 2015. All membership applications post mark on/or before 31 December 2014 will be charge the old rates.


A $5.00 fee for Guests and non-members for an Insurance requirement.



COSSA does not rent any firearms for use, nor do we have targets or ammunition for sale.


The relocated long range gong range is now open.


As of today BLM prohibits the use of fireworks, exploding targets, and Tracer rounds or incendiary devices on all BLM-managed lands for the fire season.






COSSA is made up of several disciplines that utilize the range. Below are links to those disciplines.


COSSA Practical Shooters(CPS)

Cowboy Action:  Horse Ridge Pistoleros

Great Basin Sharp Shooters BPCR, Buffalo

Handgun Silhouette

High Power Rifle

Lady Hawks Women's Shooting Sports  

Cowboy Action: Pine Mountain Posse

Central Oregon Competitive Shooter Training 

Central Oregon Precision Riflemen


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To the Range:
Go east from Bend on Hwy 20 and
go past mile post 24 first road on the left.

click to view the map to the range) 

To see the drawing of the range click here.

To see the Range from the air click here. (High Speed Connection Recommended)

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Meeting are on the second Thursday of each month and meet at the Bend VFW Hall on 4th and Olney Rd. The meeting start at 7:00 pm. All members and guests are welcome.

Interested in joining COSSA please print the Membership Application in full.

Mail to address on application or bring the application to the meeting.

    Membership Application

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Want more information please click here.

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COSSA Range Use Information

            Please click here to read the information


COSSA Safety Manual

The COSSA Safety Manual is provided to all new and current COSSA members. The purpose of the COSSA Safety Manual is two-fold:

To help ensure a safe and enjoyable sport shooting experience for all members and guests, and

To meet safety education standards required by COSSA’s liability insurance provider. 

Please click here to read the manual.

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Calendar of events for the current month click on the link below.

Monthly Calendar

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Special events and Matches coming up at the range.

Special Events

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Private Special Training Information

 Links to Other Organizations 

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COSSA  Monthly Newsletters

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 Current Newsletter

Back Issues

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Range Pictures / Events


Member of the Bend Chamber of Commerce.