Grove Sportsmen's Club was chartered in 1950. Its original
location was in Downers Grove Township on approximately 60 acres.
There were two skeet and three trap fields. The need for
expansion resulted in our relocation to our present facility.
Now: Downers Grove Sportsmen's Club resides in Morris on approximately 485 acres. DGSC has 8 Fields: Five combination (Trap & Skeet) and 3 Trap only. There is a 5 Stand Field, and
a 14 Station Sporting Clay Course.
DGSC Fly Over - click here.
DGSC does have fields with
lights, and is open for evening shooting during the spring/summer on Friday nights.
location has a club house with a kitchen which a catering service opens to sell breakfast and lunch during
normal business hours.
Throughout the year DGSC has many registered
ATA shoots, ATA Targets Only, and a wide variety of Club Shoots and leagues.
The mission of this Club shall be to work in cooperation with the
Illinois State Department of Conservation (now known as the
Department of Natural Resources) in conservation and restoration of
our natural resources, in the propagation of fish and game, in the
development of true sportsmanship in our citizenry, and in
developing a spirit of mutual understanding and cooperation between
conservationists, nature lovers, farmers and sportsmen.
The primary goals of the Club shall be to promote the safe use of
firearms, trap, skeet and sporting clays shooting, hunting, fishing,
dog training, archery and such other related activities associated
with outdoor sports, wildlife management and conservation.