close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Anyone here?

Discussion in 'North Star Glockers' started by obxemt, Feb 1, 2008.


  1. obxemt

    obxemt
    Expand Collapse
    Chaplain of CT

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2001
    7,467
    0
    Location:
    In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean
    I'm in the very beginning stages of considering a temporary move to Minnesota. I'd love to talk to some folks here to get the ups and the downs, if at all possible.

    Thanks!
     

    Wanna kill these ads? We can help!
  2. jem375

    jem375
    Expand Collapse
    NRA Life Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2003
    736
    0
    Location:
    Minnesota
    What city are you moving to? I live in St. Paul.....
     

  3. obxemt

    obxemt
    Expand Collapse
    Chaplain of CT

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2001
    7,467
    0
    Location:
    In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean
    Considering a move to Collegeville for some graduate work.
     
  4. jem375

    jem375
    Expand Collapse
    NRA Life Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2003
    736
    0
    Location:
    Minnesota
    St. John's????.......good school if that is the case...
     
  5. mnglocker

    mnglocker
    Expand Collapse
    Rope Czar

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2006
    3,006
    3
    Location:
    Minnesota
    I'm here, I live about 30 miles west of Minneapolis.
     
  6. obxemt

    obxemt
    Expand Collapse
    Chaplain of CT

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2001
    7,467
    0
    Location:
    In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean
    That's correct. I'm at another seminary now. SJ was on my short list when I finished my BA a little later in life, but I couldn't sell my wife because of the location and distance. I still probably can't, but she's more open to the idea now.
     
  7. mnglocker

    mnglocker
    Expand Collapse
    Rope Czar

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2006
    3,006
    3
    Location:
    Minnesota
  8. obxemt

    obxemt
    Expand Collapse
    Chaplain of CT

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2001
    7,467
    0
    Location:
    In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean
    Thanks for the links. :)
     
  9. RLDS45S

    RLDS45S
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2003
    1,229
    0
    Location:
    MN
    The area around St John's is beautiful in the fall. St Cloud is not far from the cites. DelTone range is on the east side of St Cloud. There are a couple of other ranges in the area. St John's more expensive then Nortre Dame! Lots of lakes in the area. Some nice small towns like Cold Spring Avon Rocville. You will have Gander Mtn Sportsmans Warehouse and Scheels All Sports in St Cloud. There is a new indoor range about 40 miles east in Monticello.
     
  10. mnglocker

    mnglocker
    Expand Collapse
    Rope Czar

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2006
    3,006
    3
    Location:
    Minnesota


    I took the liberty to add a few notes. :whistling:
     
  11. StudParker

    StudParker
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2007
    402
    0
    Location:
    Minnesota
    Ups and downs depend on likes and dislikes....

    How do you like snow and cold?:cool:

    How do you like pro sports?:shocked:

    How do you like taxes?:crying:

    Depending on your answers you'll either love it or hate it...

    Honestly, all in all it's pretty great and most of the people are wonderful. Welcome and have fun.
     
  12. yukonjasper

    yukonjasper
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2008
    14
    0
    Location:
    Twin Cities - MN
    I followed your post to find the MN State Club. Happy to see that there are some active members. I live in Eagan now, but went to SCSU in St Cloud and used to wander the Collegeville area. You'll like it out there. People can be a little Cliquie, but they are generally nice and as long as you make an effort to get to know them, they'll warm up to you.

    I'm happy to have found this area on GT.
     
  13. EAJuggalo

    EAJuggalo
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2005
    1,044
    9
    Location:
    Eagan, MN
    Yukon, check out those two forums that MNGlocker posted, come and join us for breakfast and range time.
     
  14. mnglocker

    mnglocker
    Expand Collapse
    Rope Czar

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2006
    3,006
    3
    Location:
    Minnesota
    It's kinda like the OAF when VR ask you for a dollar, Tousi ask you for a dummy round.
     
  15. yukonjasper

    yukonjasper
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2008
    14
    0
    Location:
    Twin Cities - MN
    I jsut signed up for the two forums. With membership to THR, GT and the other two, I think I'm officially a right wing gun nut. :cool:
     
  16. EAJuggalo

    EAJuggalo
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2005
    1,044
    9
    Location:
    Eagan, MN
    to prove that you have to go to the "lighter side" forum and read NavyHMC's thread about gun nuts.
     
  17. yukonjasper

    yukonjasper
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2008
    14
    0
    Location:
    Twin Cities - MN
    Sorry to say I couldn't find the referenced post.

    Anyway, Good to meet all you guys. Its good to know that there are local resouces and other enthusiasts in Minnesota.
     
  18. EAJuggalo

    EAJuggalo
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2005
    1,044
    9
    Location:
    Eagan, MN
Loading...
Similar Threads Forum Date
anyone here collect pens? The Okie Corral Dec 19, 2014
Anyone here General Competition Oct 17, 2013
Anyone from here...? Glockers of the Old Dominion Aug 20, 2008
Anyone in IDPA here? Carolina Glockers Jul 3, 2007
anyone wardrive here? Tech Talk Aug 11, 2004
Duty Gear at CopsPlus