How to Join the Range 

Follow the three steps below to join Brothers N Arms Gun Range. Please read and follow the directions carefully. 

 

  1. CAREFULLY read and fill out the online membership agreement form by clicking HERE. Once you fill out the form, click the "submit" button at the bottom end of the form. When you click the submit button, you will receive an email from "Brothers N Arms" to the email address provided, so check that email address for a message from us. NOTE, It could take several minutes to receive the email. The email you receive from us will ask you to verify your email address. To verify, simply open the email from Brothers N Arms and click on the on blue link located within the email. Once you click the link in the email, you will be re-directed to a new page that displays a message that reads "Email Address Verify Thank you. Your email address has been verified." There will be a link on that page that reads "View Our New Member Orientation Now." Click that link, read the orientation, and then click on the "Click here to verify you have read the orientation below" at the very top of the page.  A Thank you message will pop up and you will then click "OK" to finish. Take the online orientation quiz HERE. You MUST score 100 percent on the quiz to be accepted as a member. There is an online orientation video HERE for your assistance with the quiz. Please UNDERSTAND that when you fill out the form, you are agreeing that you have carefully read and understood our membership agreement terms.  Not following the rules and terms can get your membership revoked!

  2. Select the membership option that best suits your needs and pay your dues. You can pay online in our "online store" HERE OR head to the range house on Saturdays at the designated times (as noted below) and submit payment to the on-site staff member. We accept cash or credit cards at the range. ATTENTION, you will NOT receive the monthly newsletter or gate code until you have paid your dues! 

  3. The Final Step is to come to the range to a take picture for your range ID card.  This provides an opportunity for you to interact with us and to ask any questions that you might have regarding the range. 

 

Range Tour and New Member Orientation Hours

We encourage all prospective members and interested persons to come to the range and see the Range Staff to get a tour of the range facilities and have questions answered.  Upon your arrival at the range, please proceed into the range house and seek out a staff member.  Our staff will be able to help you learn more about Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility so you can decide if membership is right for you and your family.  If you should happen to arrive at the range and the gate is closed, then a staff member is not on duty at the time.  Our current scheduled range house hours are:  Saturdays 9 am - 4 pm.  As a member in good standing with Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility, the Club is available for your usage 365 days/year, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (weather permitting) Monday through Saturday and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Sunday. Check weather >HERE<

 

Why Join the Brothers N Arms Gun Range

The Brothers N Arms Gun Range near Hattiesburg in Forrest County is South Mississippi’s newest choice for a safe place to experience the joy of the shooting sports. We have a facility available for shooters of all skill levels and passions. Join us and help us grow into THE PREMIER shooting range in South Mississippi. We pride ourselves in the community that we are creating and enjoy working with our members to make the best range possible. Please view the information below to learn more about joining the Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility.

 

Joining the Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility is easy and affordable.  Annual memberships are priced to be affordable and our associate memberships offer the chance to add additional family members as associate members at a low price. Associate members must be claimed on your tax returns, and Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility may require you to furnish proof.

 

ATTENTION - READ THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY

 

The requirements to join the Brothers N Arms Gun Range 

As per the Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility Bylaws, Article III, Section 1:

We strongly encourage becoming an NRA member. If you are interested, click >HERE< for more information. 

Memberships are open to any citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States who meets the following conditions:

 

  1. Is at least 18 years of age as of the date of application for membership, except for children living in the home as “associate members”.

  2. Has paid all required membership dues/fees.

  3. The application is not rejected by a two-thirds vote of the Executive Committee.

  4. Is not a fugitive from justice.

  5. Is not disqualified from possessing or owning a firearm based on federal law.

  6. Has not been committed to a mental institution or mental health treatment facility without appropriate documentation stating that the applicant is free of disability for the last 5 years.

  7. Is not otherwise ineligible to possess a firearm due to felony convictions in any state or by the United States federal code.

  8. Does not abuse controlled substances.

  9. Does not abuse alcoholic beverages.

  10. Has not been adjudicated mentally incompetent within the last 5 years.

  11. Has not had an adjudication of guilt withheld or a sentence suspended on any felony within the last 3 years.

  12. Is not a member of any organization or group having as its purpose or one of its purposes to overthrow the government of the United States or any of its political subdivisions.

 

Membership Options 

As per the Brothers N Arms Shooting Facility Bylaws, Article III, Section 3:

  • Annual:  An individual who has met the requirements of Article III, Section 1 and pays member dues on an annual basis. An annual basis means one calendar year from your joining date. 

  • Associate:  A member of the immediate family of an Individual member who has met the requirements of Article III, Section 1 and pays associate member dues on an annual basis.  Associate members are:  Spouses, Children or Legal Dependants who are less than 18 years of age, or adult children claimed as a dependent on the Individual member’s tax returns. Proof of dependency may be required. 

  • Life:  An individual who has met the requirements of Article III, Section 1 and has made a one-time payment of dues that lasts for all of his or her natural life thereafter. 

  • Active Military / Law Enforcement: An individual currently serving in full-time active duty status to a United States Military branch, including Reserve and National Guard, or full-time active duty status to a state, county or city law enforcement agency. Law Enforcement must have powers of arrest to qualify.  Inactive Reserve or Guard does not qualify. This individual must meet the requirements of Article III, Section 1, complete an application, provide proof of status and complete the range safety orientation. Annual renewal of this membership is dependent on proof of full-time active duty/law enforcement status.

 

Membership Costs

All membership dues provide range access for one (1) calendar year.  There are NO other costs involved for you to have access to the range. Members may bring a guest for a fee of ten ($10) dollars per day.  

Please see Membership Costs >HERE<

 

 

After completing the membership application, you will be given membership ID and be placed on a probationary status until voted on for permanent status by our executive board. If you do not receive a two-thirds vote process, by our executive board your membership status will be canceled. If your membership status is cancelled, we will issue you a prorated refund of the membership dues you paid. There are NO REFUNDS given from the one-time initiation fee.