Check any of the local gun clubs first. A lot of them have ranges open any time. I live near St. Cloud and there are several ranges here that have open shooting, you just need to buy a membership usually in the 25$ range for a year.
Trust me, I have checked local gun ranges. they have a 3 year wait and cost $2,000 a year to be a member. You have to pretty much go to st.cloud or farther to find any ranges or clubs that you don't have to be rich to use
thanks for the info. I checked out where Delano & Howard Lake are and they are just as far away from Chaska as the American Legion gun range in Elko is.
Oh well, I guess I just have to dishout the $20 in gas everytime to go to the range or pay $2000 a year for a local place.
Oh yeah, I'm looking for a rifle range of 100 yards and 50 yards.
Looks like I just need to just buy some land halfway through my life when I might be able to afford it. Then I could shoot and ride ATV.
I must admit that I have missed a big game animal with a rifle. And not only was it a bull elk, it was the largest bull that I have had in my sights with a tag in my hand. But, as with most "missed shot" stories, I have an excuse. Moisture doesn't really ever bode well for hunting equipment. When moisture (either rain or snow) gets into a firearms barrel, nothing good takes place. A couple rain drops down there can change the point of impact drastically and a barrel jammed with snow after a...