Looking for long range

Discussion in 'Outdoor Shooting Areas' started by stitchclimber, Jan 14, 2009.

  1. stitchclimber

    stitchclimber
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    The "longest distance" thread got me to thinking, I need to sight in a few rifles and test their limits. Is there any good place to sight in rifles from 50m to 300m? possibly further? Within a decent drive from Portland?

    (good place, as in level ground, not overrun with half drunk shooters, ect..)

    does anyone have any land I could at least have a relaxing time sighting in a few rifles? heck I'll even let you help.
     
  2. Tecla

    Tecla
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    Tri county gun club has a 300 yard range, a few times a month they close one of the other ranges and turn it into a 600yd.

    It's in Sherwood very close to the 5/205 interchange.
     
  3. finch6013

    finch6013
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    gotta be a member or go with a member. that shouldn't be too hard though, I think alot of people on here are members
     
  4. Monkeyman

    Monkeyman
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    I just joined last night, close to home and looks like a great facility, nice people.

    I know nothing about rifles, after I'm acclimated/oriented I'd be happy to take a guest out who can show me a thing or two.
     
  5. RockKrawler

    RockKrawler
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    Douglas Ridge has a 1K ,and Thursday is LR day.
     
  6. Scott

    Scott
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    Clark Rifles is close and I would be happy to shoot with any body. They have a upper range at 25, 50, 75, 100 and then the pistol out to 50 yards and then a lower range with 100, 200, and 300 yards. Plus they have a wood stove because it is fricken cold at times. Plus they have big bucks that strut across while you are shooting. I saw a 8 pointer come across the other day.

    Scott
     
  7. finch6013

    finch6013
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    Plus they have big bucks that strut across while you are shooting. I saw a 8 pointer come across the other day.

    Scott[/QUOTE]

    It would be tempting if no one was looking:paranoid:
     
  8. Scott

    Scott
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    That would be a quick ride to the slammer. They are nice looking. They are not afraid at all. Must be used to not being shot at.

    Scott
     
  9. pr787lv

    pr787lv
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    +1 What a crowd! Price is right. looking forward to get action range certified.:woot:
     

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