3700 126th Ave N
Centerfire is NOT allowed at this event - 22 Rimfire Only.
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.
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.
Range Fee: $20 per adult for the weekend. Children 18 and under free, but must be accompanied by an adult.
Not at the range and nothing worthy close by, but historic Fort DeSoto is about 40 minutes away.
3500 Pinellas Bayway S St Petersburg, FL 33715 (727) 552-1862 http://www.pinellascounty.org/park/camping.htm
Many hotels within 15 minutes – here are a few:
Marriott (727) 572-7800 12600 Roosevelt Blvd N, St Petersburg, FL 0.9 mi E
Super 8 (727) 572-8881 13260 34th St N, Clearwater, FL 0.6 mi NE
La Quinta Inn & Suites (727) 572-7222 3301 Ulmerton Rd, Clearwater, FL 0.8 mi NE
Fairfield Inn (727) 572-4400 3211 Executive Dr, Clearwater, FL 33762
Holiday Inn (727) 577-9100 3535 Ulmerton Rd, Clearwater, FL 0.7 mi N
Comfort Inn (727) 573-3334 3910 Ulmerton Rd, Clearwater, FL 0.6 mi N
From Tampa, take west over the Howard Franklin Bridge (south I-275), to exit 3 and merge onto FL-688W / Ulmerton Rd. Turn left on 34th St. N. Turn right on 126th Av. N. and take to end – range on left.
From St Pete, take I-275 south to exit 30 / FL-686 W Roosevelt Blvd. Follow signs for Florida 686 W/Roosevelt Boulevard/Largo/Clearwater and merge onto FL-686 W/Roosevelt Blvd N.Take 1st left onto 28th St. Turn right onto Scherer Dr N. Turn right onto 34th St N. Turn right onto 34th St N. Take first left onto 126th Av. N. and take to end – range is on the left.
From Clearwater (north of range): Take US 19 S. to FL-688 / Ulmerton exit and turn left or east onto FL-688. At 34th St. N. turn right. At 126th Av. N. turn right and take to end – range on left.
GPS: 27.8833333, -082.6833333
State Laws to be aware of:
It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all and Federal Firearms Laws.
This range allows .22 rimfire only - no centerfire rifles please.
Please arrive for check in at 8AM sharp. We have a lot of ground to cover and cannot afford a late start!
Sodas are available at the range and there is potable water.
There are also several restaurants located within less than a mile of the range, but it is best to bring your lunch to avoid missing important discussions during the lunch break. Nearest commercial airport is St Pete / Clearwater International and also TPA – minutes away for either. This range is located near the center of one of the most populous county in FL. As such, this is a 22 rimfire-only event. Most of the course is fired at 25M, however, for thems who can shoot within 6MOA, there will be KD at 100 yards on Sunday PM.
NO Alcohol Permitted.
For more information contact:
Name: FL State Coordinator Email Address: FL@appleseedinfo.org
Name: Private Message to 9mm4545 or PHenry on the Appleseed Forum
Name: PHenry Email Address: (727) 642-5059