This is a standard Appleseed event.
Both Centerfire and 22 Rimfire rifles are allowed at this event.
Address: 3413 Hennessey Road, Watervliet, MI 49098
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: $5 per person/event (one or both days), (under 21 and military/Guard/Reserve are free)
Paw Paw River Camgounds, Watervliet (3.8 mile)
KOA Riverside, MI (5.6 miles)
Holiday Inn Watervliet - 1.9 miles
Benton Harbor hotels - 11.5 miles
St. Joseph hotels - 17 miles
Stevensville hotels - 18 miles
From I-94 eastbound Exit 39, turn right onto S. Church St, travel 0.3 mile north, turn right onto Ryno Rd, travel 1.2 miles east, turn right onto Hennessey Rd, travel 0.3 mile south and the club will be on your left.
From I-94 westbound, exit 41, turn left onto M-140. Travel 0.3 miles south, turn right onto Dan Smith Rd, travel 1.0 mile west, turn right onto Hennessey Rd. Travel 0.1 mile north and the club will be on your right.
See map to range.
State Laws to be aware of:
It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all State and Federal Firearms Laws.
MI has concealed carry, check for reciprocity. Standard rules - Rifles must be unloaded and cased, ammunition separate. Check State Laws for other pertinent ordinances
No pets, no alcohol, no illegal drugs allowed on club property.
There are 19 lanes available for centerfire or rimfire rifles. The other 11 lanes (if used) are RIMFIRE ONLY. Bring the centerfire or the .22 rimfire. It is unlikely we would have more than 19 centerfire rifles, but it is a possibility, so please plan for it.
Food outlets - McDonalds, Burger King, Taco Bell, Subway, all less than 2 miles away
Bottled water and soda will be available at the range for purchase
For more information contact:
Name: MI State Coordinator Email Address: MI@appleseedinfo.org
Name: Private Message to Oz or SteelThunder on the Appleseed Forum
Instructors Resources: PDF
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