Event Information

Cowboy Action Shooting


  • Cowboy Shooting Event:
  • Saturday, July 25, 2020
  • 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Wild Bunch Shooting Event
  • Sunday, July 26, 2020
  • 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

  • Schedule:
  • Registration/Check-in:
    8:00 am - 8:30 am
  • Safety Briefing/Match: 9:00 am
  • Awards: Approximately 45 minutes after the conclusion of shooting

Other Info

 2020 Entry Form

 2020 Sport Information

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Wild Bunch Shooting


Billings Rod & Gun Club
2931 Rod & Gun Club Rd.
Billings, MT 59106
(2.5 miles West of Airport on Hwy 3)

State Games of America

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Entry Fees

First Shooting Event: $20/participant
Additional Events:
(Shooting Only)
Onsite Registration: $25/event
Additional Events:
(Shooting Only)

*One t-shirt per athlete.

*$5 Targeting fee each event, payable at gun club at check-in. DO NOT INCLUDE TARGET FEES WITH STATE GAMES ENTRY FEES.

 Online Entry Deadline: July 23

T-shirt deadline Monday, July 1.

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2931 Rod & Gun Club Rd.
Billings, MT 59106
(2.5 miles West of Airport on Hwy 3)

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****Special Notice****

Participants' t-shirts will be available at event site

    General Guidelines
  1. Wear a cloth mask when spectating indoors.
  2. Do not compete or spectate if you are sick; stay home and out of public places.
  3. Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer before and after competing and/or spectating at an event.
  4. Maintain 6’ physical distancing while spectating.
  5. Some events by their nature do not allow physical distancing; understand the inherent risks of entering this event.
  6. Spectators must wear a mask. Please bring your own.
  7. Bring your own water.

Targeting Fees

*There is a $5.00 targeting fee per event. Targeting fee is payable at the gun club at check-in. DO NOT INCLUDE TARGET FEES WITH STATE GAMES ENTRY FEES!


Medals will be awarded to top male and female shooters in the following categories.

    Cowboy Action Saturday, July 25

  • Buckaroos/Buckarettes (Age 13 & Under)
  • Young Guns (Age 14-16)
  • Cowboy/Cowgirl (Any Age)
  • 49'er (Age 49 & Older)
  • Senior (Age 60 & Older)
  • Silver Senior (Age 65 & Older)
  • Elder Statesman/Grand Dame (Age 70 & Older)
  • Cattle Baron/Cattle Baroness
  • Duelist (Any Age)
  • Frontier Cartridge (Any age)

Cowboy Action Rules

  • Registration is limited to the first 51 shooters.
  • SASS and local rules apply.
  • Shooters must indicate their Alternate Shooting Category at registration/check-in.
  • In the Frontier Cartridge Category, shooters may shot "Gunfighter", "Duelist", or "Traditional".
  • Pistols may be either cartridge or cap and ball.
  • This is a 6 stage match. Round count for the match will be 60 rifle, 60 pistol, and 25+ shotgun.

  • Special Info

  • SASS rules and information can be found at www.sassnet.com
  • Ammunition must conform to SASS requirements. The maximum velocities are 1000 fps for pistols and revolvers and 1400 fps for rifles.
  • Ammunition that exceeds these velocities is considered illegal.
  • Shooter's whose ammunition is suspected of exceeding these levels will be required to cease shooting and must procure and use conforming ammunition if they wish to continue the match.
  • SASS rules require a 60 power factor for CAS and 150 power factor WBAS
  • Only lead bullets with no gas checks may be used.
  • Montana Territory Peacemakers is the hosting cowboy action shooting club.
  • Local rules and safety information can be found on the Montana Territory Peacemakers website.
  • On-site registration the day of the match up to the maximum allowed number of shooters.
  • The Commissioners may combine categories at their discretion.
  • NOTE: Parental/adult consent and suprevision is required for all competitors under 18 years of age.


  • Participants are required to attend the safety meeting prior to the match.
  • Participants must adhere to SASS-CAS dress code guidelines at the range.
  • Eye and ear protection is required for all participants and spectators during the event.
  • Time + miss + penalties = total time/score. The match is scored as total time.