PLS logo 18854E Chassell-Painesdale Road
PO Box 56
Chassell, MI 49916

Please note Announcemnt (below)
about Revised Rules for Membership.
Member Access to the Club Driveway, Shooting Ranges, and Club House     Entrance: Mid-October 2022
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  • The clubhouse is closed. It has been winterized - water shut off, pipes drained, etc. The combination to the lock on the door has been changed. So, there are no restroom facilities available at the range until next spring.

  • The club driveway is open to vehicular traffic.

  • The locks on both the entry gate and clay thrower are now set to the combination furnished to members for the 2022-23 membership year.

  • For range closures due to club-sponsored activities, check the list of Upcoming Events below.

  • The club's ranges may be soggy.

  • No motor vehicles are to be driven on the Rifle Range access road unless the ground is firm and completely dry.


Upcoming Events
  • No events are currently scheduled

Regular Weekly Events
  • Five-Stand Shotgun Shooting - Suspended
    The twice-weekly 5-stand sessions have been suspended for the fall hunting seasons and the almost interminable winter snow season. Check the Events Page for further information.

  • Practical Pistol Shooting (IDPA) - Suspended
    The weekly practice sessions of IDPA shooting have been suspended until the shooting ranges open in Spring 2023. See the Events Page for more information.

  • Dynamic Carbine Shooting - Suspended
    The weekly sessions of carbine shooting have been suspended until the shooting range opens in Spring 2023. See the Events Page for more information.



PLSC Announcements
  • Mid-2022: PLSC Member Information & Rules have been revised
    All members must read and become familiar with the new versions of the Member Information Range Rules document. Particularly note changes highlighted in yellow:
    • Guest policy
    • Indemnity requirement
    • Prohibited ammunition types
    • Range safety control
    These revised rules are now posted on the Members' Rules & Info web page.

  • Steel Targets for 22 LR
    [img:22steel] For 22 rimfire shooters, two racks of steel plinking targets are in place in front of the 50-yard berm on the rifle range.

    Please use ONLY 22 Rimfire ammo when shooting at these targets!

  • Membership
    If you are not a member of the PLSC and wish to join, see the Membership Page. If you were a member last year and did not receive information about renewing your membership, you should contact the club secretary. (Club contact information)

  • Range Familiarization & Safety Sessions
    New applicants for membership must attend a Range Familiarization & Safety Session. All club members (annual, student, life, senior) must attend a Session at least once every three years. A membership card and gate lock combination will be issued only after timely completion of a session.
      Range Familiarization & Safety Sessions may be shown above on the above list of Upcoming Events, and on the Club Calendar. If you cannot attend a scheduled session, convenient times can usually be arranged by contacting the Club Secretary. (Club contact information)

  • Club Photo Gallery
    The website now includes a photo gallery of club activities and interests. It may be accessed with the "Gallery" link on the menu. If you have a set of photos of club activities or suggestions for additions and improvements, please contact website maintenance (Club contact information)

  • Portage Lake Sportsmen's Club on Facebook
    A Facebook page has now been set up for the club. Here's a link to the page: PLSC on Facebook.  Please contact the Club Secretary with suggestions and constructive comments. (Club contact information)


National Rifle Association:
  • Read NRA Daily Notices (link)

  • Read the NRA Club Connection magazine (link)

  • Join the NRA at a discount through PLSC
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