RGS to hold Fun Shoot in Mannheim, Pa

RGS to hold Fun Shoot in Mannheim, Pa
Proceeds used to restore and protect grouse and woodcock habitat.

Ruffed Grouse Society
Ruffed Grouse Society

Mannheim, Pa – -(OutdoorWire.com)- The South Mountain Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS) will hold its Inaugural Grouse Challenge Fun Shoot on Saturday, March 28, 2009 at the Elstonville Sportsman’s Association, 3133 Pinch Road, Mannheim, Pennsylvania, beginning with registration and breakfast at 8 a.m. Shoot begins at 9 a.m.

According to Jan Christen, the cost is $45 per shooter and includes 75 targets, breakfast, lunch, door prizes and awards.

“This is a great way to enjoy a fun day of shooting and at the same time help restore grouse and woodcock habitat,” Christen said, adding that all proceeds from this event will be used for local habitat projects.

For more information and/or directions contact Christen at 717-940-1483, or by email at [email protected] .

Established in 1961, the Ruffed Grouse Society is the one international wildlife conservation organization dedicated to promoting conditions suitable for ruffed grouse, American woodcock and related wildlife to sustain our sport hunting tradition and outdoor heritage.

Information on the RGS, its mission, management projects and membership can be found on the web at: www.ruffedgrousesociety.org.