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Unread 03-30-2010, 06:27 AM
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Las Cruces, NM

Anyone from the Las Cruces, NM area?

There is a really nice range 1100M range here.
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    Unread 11-30-2010, 04:06 PM
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    Re: Las Cruces, NM

    Cool...where? I'm only 1.5 hrs away, that may be worth a little drive!
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    Unread 01-20-2011, 06:14 AM
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    Re: Las Cruces, NM

    I AM IN THE LOS LUNAS AREA; ABOUT 2.5 HRS OR SO. YES, IT WOULD BE WORTH THE DRIVE TO SHOOT @ A GOOD RANGE LIKE THAT. OUT HERE IT'S OPEN RANGE BUT A REAL RANGE EVERY NOW & THEN IS NICE
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    Unread 01-22-2011, 10:04 PM
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    Re: Las Cruces, NM

    Yep, I live in Cruces. I have been out to Butterfield many times.
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    Unread 02-16-2011, 11:18 AM
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    Re: Las Cruces, NM

    That sounds great !

    I will be in Las Cruces for several days in late April. Have a coupla questions:

    How do you get to the Butterfield Range ? Is it out west of the airport ?

    Can visitors use the range ? Does it have open hours or days ? Fees ?


    Thanks in advance for any advance intel.

    Chuck
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    Unread 02-16-2011, 11:35 AM
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    Re: Las Cruces, NM

    Sounds like we need to put together a Southern NM LR range day in Las Cruces!
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    Unread 02-16-2011, 06:17 PM
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    Re: Las Cruces, NM

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by arroyoshark View Post
    That sounds great !

    I will be in Las Cruces for several days in late April. Have a coupla questions:

    How do you get to the Butterfield Range ? Is it out west of the airport ?

    Can visitors use the range ? Does it have open hours or days ? Fees ?


    Thanks in advance for any advance intel.

    Chuck
    You got it, take the Corralitos exit off of I-10 and go west on the frontage road. The range is free and is first come first served for the shooting positions. It is closed Thursday's from 0800-1500 for maintenance.

    It's a decent range with target butts out to 1000 yards. You do have to watch for yahoos that shoot while people are down range posting targets though.
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