any 200+ areas near seattle?

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  1. Midnightfenrir

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    Anyone know any places close to seattle?
     
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    LT Murray
     
  3. Midnightfenrir

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    Not familiar with that place.
     
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    Wouldn't exactly classify a 2.5hr drive as close to Seattle.

    Check out Cascade Rifle and Pistol Club and the Black Diamond Gun Club.
     
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    UNSC.
     
  7. Martini_Up

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    nature of seattle.... and unless you're in Everett it's not 2.5 hours. Or did you mean round trip?:D
     
  8. Midnightfenrir

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    I don't mind driving 2hrs one way
     
  9. blackadder

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    I do agree that it is the nature of Seattle, but I still would not classify a 2hr 23min drive (Seattle to designated LT Murray shooting areas) as near. If you are willing to make the drive it is an awesome place to shoot since you can get out to 600+ in the designated area. Other places you can get out further. However, much of LT Murray is closed until May because of elk. Here is a link to the designated area. http://goo.gl/maps/3XJoI
     
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  11. PhantomWorks

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    If your willing to drive to the 'LT Murray' spot mentioned, you could just go the tiny extra bit into Yakima and shot 1000 yards on the range there.
    Justsayin.
     
  12. usagi

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    interlake in kirkland is 200 yards.
     
  13. The Heretic

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    Machias has 500 yards

    srpa_aerial_east1024.jpg
     
  14. IronMonster

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    Great looking range, Too bad you cant shoot there.
     
  15. The Heretic

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    Why?

    Because you have to be a member?

    You can be a guest.

    I put my name on the list and was invited to join within a year.

    I haven't been there in over a decade though.
     
  16. IronMonster

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    Pistol and Rifle ranges are closed until further notice. Have been for some time as I understand it.

    As per their website

    http://www.seattlerifle.org/

    I think it relates to a claim by a near by homeowner that a stray round hit their home.
     
  17. The Heretic

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    Oh yeah, I think I heard something about that.

    Oh well...
     

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