Oklahoma City Gun Club to host a national shooting event June 23-24

Outdoors Notebook: OKC RIVERSPORT offering free kayaking on Father's Day; groups to pick up trash on Lower Illinois; Ducks Unlimited banquet in Stillwater on Saturday; Prairie chicken plan feedback due by June 26
BY ED GODFREY, Staff Writer, egodfrey@opubco.com Published: June 16, 2012

National shooting event in OKC

The Oklahoma City Gun Club will be the site Saturday and June 24 for High Plains Shooting Challenge, a shotgun competition featuring some of the best shooters in the country.

The two-day match generally features a dozen courses of fire with shooting from unorthodox positions.

Shooting will start at 9 a.m. each day. Spectators are welcome but they must bring eye and ear protection.

For more information, visit okcgunclub.org or boomershooter.com

Free kayaking on Father's Day

OKC RIVERSPORT is offering dads a free kayak rental on Father's Day when accompanied by a child with a paid kayak rental.

The offer is valid from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at both the Route 66 Boathouse at Lake Overholser and the Boathouse District downtown on the Oklahoma River.

Lower Illinois clean-up

Members of the 89er Chapter of Trout Unlimited and the Oklahoma Chapter of Trout Unlimited will be picking up trash on the banks of the Lower Illinois River near Gore on Saturday.

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