This is a standard two day Appleseed event.
Both Centerfire and 22 Rimfire rifles are allowed at this event.
Address: Wild Goat Cove Road, Grant, AL
Please Read: How to Prepare for an Event
Rifles must be cased and left in vehicle until after the Safety Briefing. Do Not bring your firearms out until instructed to bring them to the firing line. No loaded firearms on the range unless on the firing line and load command has been given. Eye and ear protection required. No illegal firearms are allowed. Some ranges are .22 rimfire only. At ranges that allow centerfire no rifle cartridges over 8mm cal or handgun cartridges over .45 cal are allowed.
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY THE USE OF SMITH AND WESSON M&P 15/22’S AT AN APPLESEED ARE HEREBY TEMPORARILY PROHIBITED DUE TO RECENT SAFETY ISSUES.
Range Fee: None
None on site, but nearby consider the following:
Guntersville Lake State Park: 1155 Lodge Dr., Guntersville, AL 35976, 256-571-5440
Riverview Campground: 1450 Cha La Kee Rd., Guntersville, AL 35976
Barclay RV Parking: 319 Billy Dyer Blvd., Boaz, AL 35957, 800-252-2262
Microtel: 220 Highway 75 North, Albertville, AL 35950. 256-894-4000
Hampton Inn: 14451 US HWY 431 S, Guntersville, AL 35976, 256-582-4716
Super8: 14341 HWY 431 S, Guntersville, AL 35976, 256-852-8444
Wyndham Garden: 2140 Gunter Ave, Guntersville AL 35946, 256-582-2220
From Huntsville: 431South about 25 minutes. In-between mile marker 310 and 311, turn right at the blue and white TVA Guntersville Dam sign. Drive aprox 3 miles and turn left at large cedar tree (also look for Project Appleseed target or sign at this turn).
From Guntersville: 431North approximately 15-20 minutes. In-between mile marker 310 and 311, turn left at the blue and white TVA Guntersville Dam sign. Drive approximately 3 miles and turn left at large cedar tree (also look for Project Appleseed target or sign at this turn).
State Laws to be aware of:
It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all State and Federal Firearms Laws.
1. On Saturday, registration will begin at 8 am, and instruction promptly at 8:30
2. Rimfire and centerfire up to 8mm allowed! Eye and ear protection are mandatory, including observers. 22lr encouraged for aspiring Riflemen!
3. Shooters should plan for a "working lunch". No food or drinking water available at the range facility. Bring a bag lunch, beverages and snacks as needed for the day.
4. No alcohol permitted at the range.
For more information contact:
Name: AL State Coordinator Email Address: AL@appleseedusa.org
Instructors Resources: PDF