Q: Do I have to take the Safety Class first?
A: Yes, for your safety and everyone else, it is important to complete our safety class so you are aware of the range rules. Please refer to our CLASSSES Page on how to sign up.
Q: Even if I have shot before?
A: Yes, if you want to participate in the club's classes. However, if you have your own equipment, you can shoot on the grass field.
Q: Are there classes held on any other day?
A: No, we only offer classes on Saturday.
Q: Can I shoot at the park by myself?
A: Yes, if you have your own equipment, you can shoot on the targets permanently set up on the grass field during park hours only. The range on the concrete pad and the grass to the right of the restroom building is for Saturday classes only.
Q: Can I rent equipment for my own use?
A: No, the equipment is only for class use and must be turned back in.
Q: I heard that you have a membership program, can I join?
A: Before membership is allowed, there is a level of competency in archery you will need to achieve before being asked to join the El Dorado Archers.
Q: Is there a park entrance fee?
A: Yes, currently, the park charges $7 per car to enter the park. A yearly parking pass is available at the Nature Center for $60.
Q: Is El Dorado Archers a non-profit organization?
A: Yes, we have been approved aas a Charitable Organization [501(c)(3)] by the IRS. We can accept tax deductable donations to improve our equipment, facilities and quality of our programs. We are approved with similar status by the State of California Franchise Tax Board. Thanks to Patrick McGuinnis, Attorny at Law. Patrick donated his time to form and register our corporation. See documents here:
Check or cash donations are welcome! Ask for Dave Stevens or mail to him at:
10016 Pioneer Blvd - #222
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
Q: My daughter wants an archery themed birthday party. Do you teach private parties?
A: Unforunately, not at this time.
Q: My son needs his Merit Badge in archery. Can you help with that?
A: Please have your scout email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.