All members must meet all membership requirements to be a member of the Maryland Rifle Club.

Please Note:  The Maryland Rifle Club does not mail or e-mail membership cards to members.  Current members can download their membership cards here:  Download membership card.


The primary way to apply for membership to the Maryland Rifle Club is to apply online using the link below.



If you are already a member of the Maryland Rifle Club and you wish to renew your membership, you may do one of the following:


Having trouble applying online?

If you are experiencing difficulty applying online, contact the club officers at for assistance.

Manual Application or Renewal Process

The club is no longer accepting paper applications. Please contact the club officers at if you have any questions.

Membership Requirements

  1. You are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
  2. You are not a member of any organization that advocates the overthrow of the government of the United States by force or violence.
  3. You have never been convicted of a felony nor are you now under indictment for any crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year.
  4. You are not an unlawful user of, or addicted to, marijuana or any depressant, stimulant, or narcotic drug, or any other controlled substance.
  5. You are not a fugitive from justice.
  6. You have not been adjudicated mentally defective or committed to a mental institution.
  7. You have not been discharged from the Armed Forces under dishonorable conditions.
  8. You are not subject to a court order under 18 U.S.C. §922(g)(8), restraining you from harassing, stalking, or threatening an intimate partner or child of such partner.
  9. You have not been convicted in any court of any misdemeanor crime of domestic violence applicable under 18 U.S.C. §922(g)(9), including any misdemeanor conviction involving the use or attempted use of physical force committed by a current or former spouse, parent, or guardian of the victim or by a person with a similar relationship to the victim.
  10. You are at least 18 years old.
  11. If admitted to membership in the MARYLAND RIFLE CLUB, INC., you agree to abide by the by-laws of the club and by the rules of the ASSOCIATED GUN CLUBS OF BALTIMORE, INC. while using the facilities of the Patapsco range located in Marriottsville, MD.

A note about Security:

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