Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Shooting Ranges - Places To Shoot

Shooting Ranges - Places To Shoot Share locations of shooting ranges


A place near Olympia WA?

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 08-10-2012, 03:47 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Western Washington
Posts: 12
A place near Olympia WA?

I'm looking for a range near Olympia, WA. Normally I shoot at JBLM Range 15, but it's only a 300 yard range. Would like to find someplace with a longer range.


Reply With Quote

Unread 11-29-2012, 03:34 PM
Gold Member
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Washington
Posts: 777
Re: A place near Olympia WA?

You wont find much in the way of ranges. I head out past matlock into the national forest there and can get longrange shots on rocks and things going across canyons. There is some places in capitol forest as well I have heard but havent found them yet.
Reply With Quote
Unread 12-02-2012, 10:57 PM
Bronze Member
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Buckley, WA
Posts: 30
Re: A place near Olympia WA?

Upper Nisqually Gun Club has a 500 yard range.
Reply With Quote
Unread 05-09-2013, 11:16 AM
Silver Member
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Ferndale, WA ......aka "Ferntucky"
Posts: 156
Re: A place near Olympia WA?

I'll second the vote for national forest land or some of the private timber land that you could access via logging roads. Its gonna take some scouting to find a decent spot but one you find a good landing or vantage point you can set up multiple targets at various ranges. We do something similar up here on state DNR land; we just leave out steel targets out but lay them down or chain them to a tree in some locations. That way there is minimal setup and we can drive out to the target locations.

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads for: A place near Olympia WA?
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Transferring Jobs , What to do near Olympia Wa craiger40 West 3 06-23-2012 10:16 AM
Hi, Olympia, WA Voyagertwelve Member Introductions 1 09-07-2011 12:19 PM
good gunsmith near Olympia, Wa? jrw1976 Gunsmithing 0 03-17-2011 10:08 PM
Hello from Olympia, Washington El Lobo Member Introductions 4 05-17-2010 05:36 PM
Looks like I've come to the right place benbradley The Basics, Starting Out 5 05-18-2004 11:05 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC