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Where to outdoor shoot in Socal?

Discussion in 'California Glockers' started by Openroadracer, Sep 12, 2008.

  1. Openroadracer

    Openroadracer

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    Going to be visiting family and friends in the Corona/Lake Elsinore area next month and would like to take a few of them shooting. Looking for an outdoor area that I'll be able to shoot rifles and handguns. I'll probably bring a Savage .308 so I'd like to shoot out to 300-400 yards if possible. Is there any BLM or other public land where shooting is allowed in Riverside County?

    I'm in Utah now, but about 15 years ago I remember going to the Lytle Creek area. On the weekends it got pretty interesting. I'd heard they'd shut that down though. Is that the case?
     
  2. Quiet

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    Lytle Creek is now a regulated shooting range.

    http://www.lytlecreekrange.com/
     

  3. Inspire

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  4. Openroadracer

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    Thanks, both look good.
     
  5. SubSolar

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    I second Angeles Ranges
     
  6. Undertow

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    For a range very close to Corona, go to the Chino Shooting Range. AKA the Prado Olympic Shooting Park - the site of the shooting matches for the 1984 Olympics. Nice facility which is entirely outdoors and you can shoot rifle and pistol.

    I recently went to the Angeles Shooting Ranges for the first time and it's nice too! But a much further drive from where you'll be staying. Fun though, as they have a slew of steel plates set up at various distances to plink at.
     
  7. SubSolar

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    I go to Prado all the time for clay shooting and pistol. Never been rifle shooting, don't they only allow rimfire (.22) rifles and only 25 meter range?
     
  8. Inspire

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    Yeah, they are very limited on rifles which is why I have never gone there.

    I would like to try out clay shooting there though.
     
  9. SubSolar

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    Yeah, it's great for clay shooting. Handgun is okay too, but closed down a lot of times for law enforcement training.
     
  10. emperor8

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    Burro Canyon is a pretty good place but it's a bit of a drive.
     
  11. shmeddie

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    both Angeles and Burro Canyon are pretty far from Corona.