Reenactment and Shoot Out Groups
Guest Ranches & Lodgings
Guns and Amunition
, Historic Sites & Old West Towns
Old West Links
Old West Resources **************
The Wheelmen - Dedicated
To The Enjoyment And Preservation Of Our Bicycling Heritage
Territorial Pioneers - The organization seeks to preserve pioneer heritage
and encourage the study of Minnesota's history through organizational activities
and community outreach.
Zone - an extesive list of links to Fast Draw, Movie, Western arts and
- WildWestReenactors.com will explore the "Wild West" to bring you updates on
cowboy events and stories from the trail.
National Association of Re-enactment Societies ( UK ) Since 1991, NAReS has
been officially recognised as representative of re-enactment by government bodies,
the police (including ACPO), and the armed services in the UK.
The Authentic Western Society - A collection of enthusiastic people with interests in the history of the old west.
Reenactment and Shoot Out Groups ************
Reenactment Guild of America - An organization of Living Historians, Educators,
Entertainer and Reenactors dedicated to preservation of the History of Americas
19th century, primarily but not restricted to the American Old West.
Frontier Reenactment Guild - The Premiere Sanctioning Body Of American
History Presentation 1800-1915
of the Past, Inc. - ( CA ) Primarily
a living history reenactment group for the purpose of educating the public about
the periods of history from 1800 to 1890. SOTP spends much of it's energy in the
"western frontier," (1875-1888).
Pioneertown Posse ( CA ) The Pioneertown Posse is an Old West Re-enactment
Troupe out of Pioneertown CA.
Cannon Old West Society ( MN ) offers reenactments of old west activities
performed by persons dressed in authentic period clothing (1865 - 1899)
Redditch Westerners ( UK ) is one of the largest Western Clubs in the
Midlands,( United Kingdom ) although we were only founded in 1998. Born through
the lack of good quality clubs and associations available for westerners in our
region to join, the Redditch Westerners got off to a good start and with a rapidly
swelling membership, were soon organizing Country Music evenings and Camp Out
Wagon ( UK ) The Smokewagon is a Belgian and United Kingdom based Western
Shadows of the Old
West - ( MN ) The Upper Midwest's premier Old West Re-Enactment troupe.
Old West Alive ( AZ
) - Present historical accounts and events through the use of books, feature films,
photographs, artwork, and living history re-enactments.
Gun Fighters ( CA ) - Oldwest Re-enactments and Historical Displays
Gun Fighters for hire ( CA ) - Authentic old west
re-enactors, perform FREE comedy skits, of
old-west historical re-enactments.
Wyoming Wild Bunch ( UK ) This unique form of outdoor entertainment will make
your event go with a "bang" . It is living history in your own backyard!
of the Old West ( CA ) formed in June of 1996, with the emphasis placed on
structuring the 'frontier thespians' to be more like a stage performance troupe.
Willie Gunfighters ( AZ ) The Gunfighters perform shoot-outs daily at High
Noon and 2:15 PM MST in Oatman, Arizona on Historical Route 66
Goldfield Gunfighters ( AZ ) The Goldfield Gunfighters perform at Goldfield
Vigilantes ( CA ) Wild West Theatre Team is a full western entertainment theatre
troup that will perform and entertain you at your next event.
of the Golden West ( Canada ) Oldwest Re-enactments and Old west shoot outs.
Cowboy Action Shooting *************
Single Action Shooting Society¨ - SASS is an international organization
created to preserve and promote the sport of Cowboy Action ShootingTM. SASS¨ endorses
regional matches conducted by affiliated clubs, stages END of TRAIL¨, The World
Championship of Cowboy Action Shooting, promulgates rules and procedures to ensure
safety and consistency in Cowboy Action Shooting matches, and seeks to protect
its members' 2nd Amendment rights. SASS¨ members share a common interest in preserving
the history of the Old West and competitive shooting.
National Congress of Old West Shootists - NCOWS was established to promote
the sport of Western Action Shooting and to preserve the heritage of the Old West,
1866-1899. To this end, our organizational goals are: To conduct and/or sponsor
family-oriented Western Action Shoots and other activities appropriate to the
Old West on national, regional, and local levels. To encourage a high level of
historical authenticity in weapons, clothing, and accouterments while participating
in NCOWS-sponsored activities.
- was founded in 18....eh...that is 1996, by the SASS Regulator Marshal Halloway
(he received his badge in '97). Since then, the marshal has gained a whole heap
of territory to take care of and the Citizen Committee has done the best to get
this little border town both quiet, but at the same time full of life. Just to
let y'all know a little something about the action goin' on,
Fast Draw Association - Cowboy Fast Draw L.L.C. is the newest and oldest
shooting sport today. It is a timed sport using single action .45 caliber western
style six shooters.
Alabama Regulators - ( AL ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
Salado Cowboys - ( AZ ) Cowboy Action Shooting Club.
Cowboys - ( CA ) Cowboy action shooting club.
Sportsmans Club - ( CA ) Cowboy action shooting & Classic Trap Shooting.
Benevolent Order of Law Dawgs - ( CO ) The purpose of BOLD is simply to recognize
the cowboy shooters who have served their communities as sworn law enforcement
Capital City Cowboys - ( KS ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
Carolina Belles - Our Mission: To encourage, educate, and empower women in
all aspects of Cowboy Action Shooting sports and all things Victorian.
Rangers - ( MI ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
Rangers - ( OK ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
Cedar Valley Vigilantes - ( MN ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
River Rangers - ( MT ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
Gunpowder Creek Regulators - ( NC ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting
Texas Historical Shootist Society
- ( TX ) Cowboy Action Shooting Club.
Baylor's Ranger Camp - ( TX ) a Cowboy Action Shooting* website
Valley Vigilantes - ( TX ) SASS Cowboy Action Shooting Club.
United Cowboy Action Shooters - ( WA ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting
The Cheyenne Regulators
- ( WY ) SASS Affiliated Cowboy Action Shooting Club,
Guest Ranches & Lodgings *************
Landing Bed and Bath - (IA) McGregor's
Landing Bed and Bath is located in northeast Iowa in the historic rivertown of
McGregor, surrounded by bluffs on three sides, nestled in a valley on the Mississippi
river. Here we have many old buildings, beautiful scenery and friendly people.
The waterfront park on the Mississippi is less than a block away and on a quiet
afternoon its not hard to sit and imagine the old steamboats paddling up and down
Hotel ( WY ) Step back in timeÉ into the old west of today, at the Irma Hotel,
Guns and Amunition *********
USFA Lightning Magazine Rifle
Providence Tool Company, LLC. ™ We have re-opened the doors of Providence Tool Company™, in Plymouth, WI
and are currently producing the Pattern #21 Patent Receiver Sight™
using some of Lyman's™ Patent Design, and Peabody's Patent Breech
Loading Single Shot Rifle.
************ Events **************
Fest ( PA ) a convention for people interested in military history, as
well as historical reenactors of all time periods, spanning from the days of the
Roman Empire through Vietnam. It is completely unique in this regard... a celebration
of the hobby of historical reenacting as a whole.
, Historic Sites & Old West Towns *******
McGregor's Landing Event Center - (IA) Our Event Center offers 7,000 sq. feet of rentable
space. While the exterior is made to look like 7 individual
buildings, the interior is actually 3 large rooms joined by doorways. The perfect place for your Reception, Banquet,
Meeting, Quilting Party,
Antique/ Trade Show, Art Exhibit, Theater Group, Craft Show,
Flea Market, Garage Sale, Gun Show, Art Show, Auction, City Function or
Dance. The front porch may be used as a bandstand.
( AZ ) -Rawhide Western Town and Steakhouse of Wild Horse Pass as Best Western
Experience of Arizona.
Old Tucson Studios
( AZ ) Old Tucson Studios features film and television shoots throughout the year
and daily Wild West entertainment.
West Junction ( AZ ) The Old West is brought to life at the Wild West Junction,
with special events, historical re-enactments, food and fun.
( CA ) Bodie... A town frozen in time. An original ghost town from the late 1800's.
Bodie stands today in a state of "arrested decay".
( CA ) Calico was developed in 1881 during the largest silver strike in California.
of America - Travel, History, Old West, Route 66, Ghost Towns, Treasure
Tales & More!
Donley's Wild West
Town ( IL ) The excitement and charm of the Old West come alive at Donley's
Wild West Town in Union, Illinois.
Whitehorseranch ( CA ) A Gathering Spot for Old West Enthusiasts - Movie Set
- Prop Rentals - Authenthic Reenactors
- ( SD ) - more than 30 buildings furnished with thousands of relics and many
props that were used in filming the movie "Dances with Wolves".
Wildwest Museum - ( WI ) Dinner Theater and Western Museum. pannin' for GOLD
and Guided Tour with Entertainment by a Cowboy Character,
of Park County History - ( WY ) the Friends of Park County History and dedicated
to all those who made this park possible.
Trail Town - ( WY ) Gateway to Yellowstone Park's East entrance. Cody is in
the heart of the "American West."
Gulch - ( AZ ) Movie Set. Old Western Town which is a mix the 1880's to the
Great American Adventures - Historic tours and cruises - Wild West Adventures -Victorian era tours - Western horseback rides
****** Equestrian, Tack, & Wagons
Bar E Ranch - Wagons
and wagon supplies and much much more
D'Ambrose - ( AZ ) Custom Saddles
Misc. Old west Links *****
Primitives - The Best Tents in History
Steedman - ( UK ) Pantings and comission artwork
Ron - ( MN ) Cowboy Singing , Folk Songs, Stories, Yodeling
you have a Historical Club, Reenactment Group or Old West Shooting Organization.
You would like us to link to. Just let us know. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org