Sportsmans Club Mission Statement


revision 9-1-13

Our main goal is to maintain the quality of Big Thunder Lake and connected watersheds  through AIS education, shoreline erosion control, water quality testing, boat safety, and fish stocking.

To provide a safe and secure rifle and trap shooting range in a responsible manner for the local community.  This includes promoting gun safety for youth and adults through education, providing a practice facility for local law enforcement use as well as maintaining and improving the site for TLA and Sportsmen’s Club gatherings.

To provide support for environmental  and wildlife conservation practices.

To provide support  for Sportsman’s recreation at the rifle and trap ranges, and quality fishing on Thunder Lake.

To provide support for  good public relations of the Thunder Lake Association with all government agencies, local businesses, and the general public.

To provide support fund raising for Thunder Lake Association needs and Sportsmen’s Club projects.

To provide support for hosting social events pertinent to the community of TLA and Sportsmen’s Club .

News & Events SEP 8th


Gene Grandner passes away -

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DNR News DEC 11th

Precautionary test results show no new outbreaks of CWD in wild deer

No chronic wasting disease was detected in more than 11,000 precautionary samples from deer that hunters harvested this fall in north-central, central and southeastern Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.  “This ...

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