Welcome to the Samoset Rod & Gun Club, Inc.

350 Matfield Street

West Bridgewater, MA  02379


What We Offer


We offer an indoor pistol range and an indoor and outdoor archery range.

We have canoe runs, ham & turkey shoots, a Club retreat, member events and member family events.  We  are family!

Who We Are


 The Samoset Rod & Gun Club is a non-profit organization that was established in May 1951. It is a sportsmen's club supporting hunting, fishing and other environmental issues.  The Association also supports the Town of West Bridgewater, WBYAA, Boy Scouts, Scholarship Fund and the Police and Fire Department, among many other things.   

Why Not Join


Samoset Rod & Gun Club is one of a few clubs in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts that raises state supplied pheasants for release during hunting season.  The Samoset is also a member of the GOAL and Plymouth County Leagues.    

Club News

The 2018-2019 Officers and Board of Directors:  Nils Anderson, Michael Kominsky, Lisa Hunnewell, Nancy Williams, Eldon Moreira, Ernest Bill, Robert Cooke, Carol Hunnewell, Rocco Richardi, Thomas Snell, Kelly Van Dyke and Bruce Holmquist.  

Check out the calendar for upcoming events to ensure that you don't miss out on any fun.

REMINDER:  2020 Member Dues is due and payable by December 31, 2019.  You must show a valid hunting, fresh or saltwater fishing license, LTC or an FID card when renewing dues for the new year.  The valid license must reflect the dues year that you are renewing, meaning the license must be valid for 2020.  Life Members are exempt.

The 2019 key cards are now active.  Please remember that in order to receive a 2019 key card, you must have your dues recorded as being paid and have shown a valid 2019 license.  You cannot rely on a 2018 fishing license to receive a new key card.  The fishing license must be valid for 2019 and have an expiration date of December 31, 2019.

On-line Store:  Click on the button below to order your Member Apparel!  Check out the winter selections.  This is a great way to look stylish and stay warm during the Winter!  

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Club Retreat Fun on the Lake

Check out this fun video as Members Jordan K. and Eddie C. are showing skills on Long Lake in Naples, ME!  Video provided by Brandon H., with Ralph H. and Bernie H. performing a jet ski drive-by!

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From The Beginning

The Year was 1951, a time when a group of guys wanted a place to call their own.  They found the land and with pen in hand the Samoset Rod & Gun Club, Inc. was crowned.  Now decades later, many can call it home!

Our Club Today

Sixty-eight years later and although the building and faces changed, the spirit and commitment remains the same and yet, it will always be a place where everybody knows your name!


Any person twenty-one (21) years of age or older may apply for and shall be provided with an application for Associate Membership provided that the applicant have a valid hunting, fresh or saltwater fishing license, LTC, or an FID card to submit  with an application.  

Samoset's Tips, Sips & Quips for the Month

Tip of the Month:

When you think of February, what do you think of?  Love, the Color Red, Cupid, Chocolate and definitely the Heart.  Well ,it just happens to be Heart Health month and this is a perfect opportunity to gain awareness on heart disease as it could save your life!

Sip of the Month:

                                 Chocolate Cherry Martini:

•  3 oz. cherry vodka

        3 oz. creme de cocoa

        3 oz. heavy cream

        1 oz. grenadine

        High  quality chocolate syrup

         Cherries for garnishing

• Combine all ingredients except chocolate syrup in a cocktail shaker with ice.  Shake, shake, shake to combine.

• Drizzle the chocolate syrup in and along the sides of the martini glass by way of turning the glass as you are drizzling.  Pour the strained contents of the shaker into the martini glass and garnish with cherries.  

There you have it, sending cherry kisses all month long!

Quip of the Month:

Starlight, star bright, will you be my special valentine this starry night!


Upcoming Events

2019 Member Events


24th  Body Meeting - Start time 11:00 a.m.


15th  Lucky the Leprechaun @ 7:00 p.m.

16th  St. Patrick's Dance - 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

31st  Body Meeting (Bylaw) - Start time 11:00 a.m.


13th  Casino Run (Mohegan Sun) @ 8:00 a.m.

19th  Peter Cottontail and Friend @ 7:00 p.m.

27th  Spring Fling - 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

28th   Body Meeting - Start time 11:00 a.m.


5th  Senior Citizen's Dinner

12th  Mother's Day Brunch - 10:00 am. - 2:00 p.m.

19th  Body Meeting - Start time 11:00 a.m.

26th  Parking Lot Party - 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


9th  Canoe Run @ 9:00 a.m.

16th  Father's Day BBQ - 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

22nd  Chicken Bake - 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


10th   Beef Bake - 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


14th  Clam Boil - 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

19th-22nd     Club Retreat - Point Sebago in Maine

29th   Body Meeting - Start time 11:00 a.m.


11th - 12th    Club Elections

11th  Pheasant Release

12th  Pheasant Hunting Season Begins

12th   Pig Roast - 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

26th  Adult Halloween Party - 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

27th  Body Meeting - Starting time 11:0 a.m.

27th  Children's Halloween Party - 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


3rd   Ham/Turkey Shoot @ 9:00 a.m.

24th  Body Meeting - Start time 11:00 a.m.


8th    Children's Christmas Party - 12:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

29th  Body Meeting - Start time 11:00 

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Looking for a place to go where everybody knows your name!

We are a private sportsmens' club that offers an indoor pistol range; indoor and outdoor archery range.

Samoset Rod & Gun Club, Inc.

350 Matfield Street, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02379

(508) 584-2385


Monday - Friday: 2:00 pm - 12:00 am

Saturday: 12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Sunday: 10:00 am - 12:00 am