WESTERN CMP HIGHPOWER & CMP GAMES MATCHES
Western CMP Games & CMP HP Rifle Matches
March 10-19, 2023
The Western CMP Games & CMP HP Rifle Matches, sponsored by the Civilian Marksmanship Program, will be held at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, Arizona.
Four days of Pistol Matches including Pistol Marksmanship 101/M9 Match, CMP Match Pistol 2700, CMP .22 Rimfire Pistol EIC Match, CMP EIC Service Pistol Match, CMP 1911 As-Issued Pistol Match and the Military & Police Service Pistol Match.
The Western CMP Games & CMP HP Rifle Matches will also feature three days of Garand/Springfield/Vintage & Modern Military Matches, a Carbine Match, a Rimfire Sporter Match, a Vintage Sniper Match and Rifle Marksmanship 101/M16 Match (SAFS). The CMP HP Rifle Matches include the CMP Team HP Clinic with Live Fire, a 4-Man Team Match, three days of CMP 800 Aggregate Matches and a CMP Service Rifle EIC Match.
All competitors firing on the Highpower range will be firing on Kongsberg Electronic Targets (KTS). The KTS system registers each shot and relays the location and score value to a monitor beside each shooter on the firing line. Electronic Target Scoring Rules are available here.
There will also be a GSM New Shooter Clinic, a Highpower Rifle Clinic and an M1 Maintenance Clinic held during the Western CMP Games & CMP HP Rifle Matches. CMP Sales will have CMP memorabilia available for purchase.
DIRECTIONS TO THE BEN AVERY SHOOTING FACILITY AND HIGHPOWER RANGE
The Ben Avery (Black Canyon) Shooting Facility is located 25 miles north of Phoenix, AZ. It is ½ mile west of I-17 on the Carefree Highway (Exit 223).
A map to the facility from the Interstate is located at http://www.azgfd.gov/outdoor_recreation/ben_avery.shtml.
For directions of the facility and shooting ranges once you get to Ben Avery, please click here.
DIRECTIONS TO THE ACTIVITY CENTER FOR CLINICS AND COOKOUTS
Upon entering the Ben Avery Shooting Facility off Carefree Highway, you will follow the entrance road north. As this entrance road turns to the west, you will notice the first range entrance as being the smallbore range. The next parking lot entrance will be the Activity Center. This entrance will be on your right.
Where to Stay
Competitors who plan to stay overnight near the Ben Avery Shooting Facility should stay north of the Phoenix area (visit the Area Accommodations page). There are numerous motels in this area, many with attractively priced rooms. There are also RV sites and camp sites at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility. The camping area has electricity, water and toilet facilities available during the matches for competitors only.
For information about RV and camp sites at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, click here.
While CMP policy prohibits endorsement of any company product or service, we would like to recognize the following companies that will award their own separate products to the top shooters of the matches.