NCOWS, 6820 University Ave, Suite 234, Cedar Falls, IA. 50613, Phone 319-277-6839

Western Action Shooting, Re-enactment, and promotion of the historical Old West heritage of the United States.


The Order of The
Phoenix Irregular Guard

Statement of Purpose:

We are and shall be a not-for-profit fraternal, historical, research, and living history group formed of like-minded individuals to promote historical research, education, and interest in the period from 1865 to 1899 inclusive. Moreover, in this spirit, activities will include, but are not limited to, educational presentations, living history performances, social events, and firearms matches to entice a friendly family atmosphere with emphasis on history and fun.

Len Abels 515-758-2589
Brian Bauer 319-430-3176



Shoots are at Goddard Cowboys LLC range in Colfax, IA, Shooters meeting at 10:00 AM. Shoot fees are $15.00 per shooter.

For Shoot information contact :
Pat Hurley 515-265-8472, or Len Abels 515-758-2589
For updates see:
For Social information contact:, or

Take Exit #155 and go North on Hwy 117 to the first crossroads after the John Deere Store. This is N 19th Ave. West. Turn right (east) and go approximately 1 mile. The range will be on the LEFT. Google Map to the Goddard Cowboys LLC range.

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