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Posted: 11/10/2003 5:07:39 PM EST
Are there any places in the Portland, Tualitan Valley area where you can do some shooting out to 500yds give or take? Lookin' to get a precision rig but wont if there's no place to shoot it. Thanks.
Link Posted: 11/10/2003 7:42:38 PM EST
You could probably use the Banfield at around 3:00 in the mourning.
Link Posted: 11/10/2003 10:44:29 PM EST
You could always shoot Washington

I’m looking for the same thing down here in the Corvallis area. Douglas ridge is up closer to Portland and I’m told there’s some good distance over south of La Pine but that’s several hours away. If you find anything good, please let me know.

Best regards, J
Link Posted: 11/11/2003 3:11:11 PM EST
[Last Edit: 11/13/2003 2:22:09 PM EST by CAR97M4]
Actually the Banfield is pretty busy at that time. Not that I would. Yes over near lapine there some areas that go for miles without anything around it or behind it.
Link Posted: 11/11/2003 4:37:12 PM EST
I'm surprised you guys didn't mention PDX. That would be long and straight.
Link Posted: 11/11/2003 11:30:15 PM EST
Yeh, 28L/10R is well over two miles long
Link Posted: 11/13/2003 2:25:16 PM EST
yeah like that would work. there surveillance would pick you up before you could make the first shot :)
Link Posted: 11/13/2003 8:13:32 PM EST
I would never take a firearm to the airport but if I had a precision rig, it would be possible to take out the surveillance wouldn't it?
Link Posted: 11/13/2003 8:46:10 PM EST
Tri-county has a 600 yard range and I think that they even allow .50 cal - or at least they used to.

Link Posted: 11/23/2003 6:58:51 PM EST
You might check out Douglas Ridge, they
have a 1000 yd range usually open on thursdays
and sometimes saturday. Check out their
website at www.douglasridge.org
Link Posted: 11/24/2003 12:11:40 AM EST
[Last Edit: 11/24/2003 12:12:05 AM EST by JTR8541]

Link made hot, for your convenience.

Thanks Dogmeat.
Link Posted: 11/24/2003 3:09:09 AM EST
The 600 at Tri-County is only open on certain days, you have to check the calendar. hey have not been 50 freindly for some time. From what I was told at Douglas Ridge, the 1000 is open at all times, they allow 50, but only on certain days.
Link Posted: 11/25/2003 5:32:49 PM EST
up past cougar wa. 35 miles ne of woodland is a place called windy ridge, it has a lot of old gravel pits. i would guess you could get some real good distance there
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