Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club

Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club, Inc.

PO Box 295

26086 Bethel Concord Road

Seaford, DE 19973


black Powder

Call to Arms!

  Do you own:

.  A traditional muzzle-loading rifle or musket?

.  A single-shot rifle chambered for black powder cartridges?

.  A “cap-and ball” revolver or muzzle loading pistol?

If not:

.  Have you been thinking of buying one (or more?)

If you answered “yes” to the above, then:

. You’re invited to come and check out our informal shooting matches at the Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club range in Seaford, Delaware.  Shoots held on the first and third Saturday monthly.  See us on our website:


Do you have a question or two ?

Contact Bob:  Email


Contact Tom:  Phone  628-9382

Please note: Membership in the Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club is not required for participation in our black powder events.

Our Mission as Black Powder / Muzzle Loading Enthusiasts is to continue the use and education of the safe handling and use of our early & primitive Black Powder Firearms along with the New In-Line Systems. To encourage younger shooters to participate in and carry on the tradition of Sportsmanship, Marksmanship,& conservation of our Natural Resources, by conducting monthly shoots involving Rifle - Revolver - & Single shot Pistol @ distances from 10ft to 100 yds. Matches open to the public are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 9:30 AM.


2015 Black Powder Shooting Schedule

B.P. Cartridge            Muzzleloader            SS Pistol/Revolver

                    Jan.  3                         Jan.  17

                    Feb. 7                         Feb.  21                        Feb. 28 Pistol

                    Mar. 7                        Mar. 21

                    Apr. 4                        Apr. 18

                    May 2                        May 16                        May 23 Rev.

                    June 6                        June 20

                    July 4                        July 18

                    Aug. 1                      Aug. 15                        Aug. 22 Pistol

                    Sept. 5                       Sept. 19

                    Oct. 3                        Oct. 17

                    Nov. 7                       Nov. 21                        Nov. 28 Revolver

                    Dec. 5                        Dec. 19

Gates will be open at 9:AM. Sign in will be until 10:AM

Practice will start at 9:30 till 10:00. Shoot starts at 10AM

No shooters after 10:00 unless arrangements are made the night before.

In case of severe weather, call the night before to check if cancelled.

Contact: Tom Brennan 302 628 9382