Buffalo Creek Gun Club
Steel Challenge

The Steel Challenge (SC) Competition

Winter Schedule: November 1st – March 31st
Summer Schedule:  April 1st – October 31st

A "Steel Challenge Competition" will be held every 1st Thursday and 3rd Saturday of every other month (January, March, May, etc.)
on the "Jim Starr Long Range". There are exceptions sometimes so always check the “Schedule”.

The Jim Starr Long Range will be closed from 8:00 AM until Match Completion on all days the Steel Challenge matches are scheduled.

Winter: SC Stage Setup: 9:00 am          Summer: SC Stage Setup:  8:00 am
Winter: Sign-In: 10:00 am                Summer: Sign-In: 9:00 am
Winter: New Shooter Meeting: 10:15 am    Summer: New Shooter Meeting: 9:00 am
Winter: Shooters Safety Briefing:11:00am Summer: Shooters Safety Briefing: 10:00 am

If you show up late for either of these briefings or meetings, you will NOT be allowed to shoot the event.

New Shooters to Steel Challenge shooting are WELCOME – We Will Teach You Everything You Need to Know
About Shooting the Event.

The matches will normally have four (4) Stages of shooting & you will shoot each Stage five (5) times.

Ammunition required for the match is a minimum of 100 rounds (you will want to bring extra).

In addition to your range bag with eye and hearing protection,
you may want to bring sun screen, water, snacks/lunch, rain gear, folding chair ...

This event is open to both BCGC members and the public.

Dean Barr has volunteered to manage the event as the Match Director (MD).

Cost to shoot the "BCGC Steel Challenge" Matches for BCGC Steel Challenge Members is always FREE;
BCGC Members but NOT members of the BCGC Steel Challenge Club will pay $10 per Match;
Cost to a public shooter will be $20 to shoot a Match.

It makes the event go faster if you show up with a minimum of five magazines.
You can shoot any gun & caliber from .22 to .45, so long as it will not damage our steel.

A holster is preferred and may be used if you show proficiency in using it, however, it is not necessary.

We will run a "COLD RANGE" during the event, so please DO NOT show up with a loaded firearm at the "Shooters Meeting".

COLD RANGE: All firearms will be kept UNLOADED except on the firing line under the direct supervision of a Match
Official / Safety Officer.

Watch the website for weather related cancellations.
We will try to always cancel, if necessary, on the evening prior to the event.

Days, times & dates are subject to change depending on the interest in this competition.

QUESTIONS:  Contact Dean Barr at northforkshootist@gmail.com or 303-838-3434

Click HERE to view the Official Rule Book.

Click HERE to view match scores.
Click HERE to register with Member Planet for the selected Steel Challenge ( Steel Challenge Life Members )
Click HERE to register & pay through Member Planet for the selected Steel Challenge ( BCGC Members & Public Shooters )

Life Membership

We have started a BCGC Steel Challenge organization among some of the members of BCGC for pistol shooting.
You all are invited to join assuming you are a BCGC Member in "good-Standing".
  • As a Life Member you can shoot every local match for free, forever.
  • BCGC Members & family Associate members who are not Charter or Life Members of the BCGC Steel Challenge will pay $10 per person per match.
  • All non-members of BCGC will pay an entry fee of $20 per person per match and that includes only shooting the Match; not full daily access to the range.
As a Life Member, you can sell your Life Membership at any time you wish to another BCGC Member who is in "good-standing" with the Club.. The transfer to another member will be processed and recorded by Owen Maddox. You cannot sell your membership for more than was originally paid. To remain a Member of the BCGC Steel Challenge you have to continually remain a BCGC Member in "good-standing". Cost of a LIFE Membership is $100. A spouse of a BCGC Member may also become a LIFE Member in the BCGC Steel Challenge for an additional $25. That membership cannot be sold or transferred. You will receive a LIFE Membership ID Card. Rules for the BCGC Steel Challenge will be published and distributed to the Members via the BCGC website. If you are interested in joining the BCGC Steel Challenge, please send a check made out to Owen Maddox (For: BCGC Steel Challenge) at: PO Box 867 Kittredge, CO 80457