by Bill Rogers
The Middletown Sportsmens Club is a private club located in the hills northwest of Middletown, Ohio across the Little Miami river offering a little bit of everything for the outdoors enthusiast. The clubhouse is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM or dark, whichever comes first. The club grounds are closed Monday, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Facilities at the Middletown Sportsmens Club include 20 trap pads, with all varieties of trap targets available, as well as leagues and events, as well as two skeet fields, and a sporting clays course. There is also a rifle/pistol range, set in a small valley with a maximum of 200 yards available for target placement. A private fishing lake stocked with various species of game fish and an archery field round out the diverse compliment of facilities attached to the Club, as well as 189 acres of land available for wildlife observation, dog running or family picnics.