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500yd?

Discussion in 'Outdoor Shooting Areas' started by bbowl, Nov 27, 2012.

  1. bbowl

    bbowl Beaverton OR Active Member

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    I am looking for somewhere go setup my steel plate and have 500-700 yard range. I usually shoot at tri county or out hwy 26, salmonberry/section 8. I have had no luck finding that kind of range. Preferably be able to drive the target out rather than walking it.
     
  2. techieguy

    techieguy Well-Known Member

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    MRPC gun club uses the old Camp White Range that has 200/300/600 yard range I know the High Power club member use it... but this doesn't help you out :(
     
  3. sheepdip

    sheepdip Redland Well-Known Member

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    eastern oregon!
     
  4. bbowl

    bbowl Beaverton OR Active Member

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    Hah. Well bend area is fine too
     
  5. sheepdip

    sheepdip Redland Well-Known Member

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    Bend is eastern oregon for most folks.
     
  6. bbowl

    bbowl Beaverton OR Active Member

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    Central.. But yeh real eastern has nothing. Would make for good shooting!
     
  7. Adam12

    Adam12 Oregon Active Member

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    Powder Valley!
     
  8. dmwebb34

    dmwebb34 Bend, OR Member

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    Well if you do make it to Bend and want to shoot long range. PM me and I'll take you out to COSSA and we can use the 1000 yd range.

     
  9. Otter

    Otter Oregon - mid Willamette Valley Active Member

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    Isn't the range East of Bend open to the public? I thought I saw a honor system payment box near the entrance. I've never shot there, but the area around it is great for riding ATVs and motorcycles, and I've stopped by a couple times to look at the range. Great facility considering the membership dues. Correct me if I'm wrong about open to the public cause next time I go riding there I was going to take my long distance rifles and see how I can do at 1,000 yards.
     
  10. dmwebb34

    dmwebb34 Bend, OR Member

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    Take a look at this diagram. New Page 1
    Area 14 is the public area but only goes out to 100yds. The remaining areas are technically closed to the public unless attending a club event (USPSA, IDPA, etc).

    Clubs and calendar are located here.cossa