Idaho Automatic Weapons
Collectors' Association

Idaho's premier automatic weapon collectors club. Hosting several yearly events.
New members welcome!

The Idaho Automatic Weapons Collectors’ Association (IAWCA) is an association of owners and collectors of National Firearms Act (NFA) firearms, competitive shooters, and federally licensed firearms dealers.  I.A.W.C.A. was founded in Boise, Idaho in 1988 and is an Idaho nonprofit corporation.

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Memberships Available

Members receive a discount on fees at the club shoots and on club merchandise. They also receive copies of the club newsletter; “The Rapid Fire Review.” and get notices for monthly and special meetings.

Multiple-Yearly Shoots

The club holds multiple shooting matches throughout the year. See our events calendar for more details. These include fun shoots and competition-style matches.

Several Unique Venues

We shoot at multiple gun clubs around the treasure valley such as Blacks Creek, Double-Tap, and Parma Rod & Gun Club. Advance notice of locations is provided in the events schedule.

Our Mission


Educate The General Public

The club holds monthly meetings and presents lectures and discussions about NFA weapons, firearm ownership, and collecting. Monthly meetings are held at a number of Treasure Valley locations.


Monitor Legislative Activities

We help lookout for any possible legislation that may affect our love for automatic firearms. This includes going to any and all meetings related to the regulation of NFA weapons as well as general gun ownership.


Improve American Gun Ownership

The club sponsors both fun and competitive-style shooting matches at various locations in southwestern Idaho. Matches are open to both club and nonclub members. Entry fees vary depending on the match. Spectators are admitted free of charge.


Healthy Public Forum

The club publishes a quarterly newsletter for members, the Rapid Fire Review, highlighting past events, match results, and club activities.

Events Calendar

We Hold events several times a year. make sure to check back to see what we're up to next.