8523 E. 2250 North Rd
Danville, IL 61834
Both Centerfire and 22 Rimfire rifles are normally allowed at this location. Please check each particular event for details though since some events have different requirements.
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: $5.00 per person/per day for non-members of DRPC, Under 21, Women and Military w/ID-FREE
No Camping onsite, excellent camping nearby at Kickapoo State Park http://dnr.state.il.us/lands/Landmgt/PARKS/R3/KICKAPOO.HTM
Several chain Hotels nearby in Danville (within 10 miles) Days Inn & Conference Center 77 N Gilbert St Danville, IL, 61832 866-539-8430 Comfort Inn 383 Lynch Dr Danville, IL, 61834 866-539-8430 Best Western Riverside Inn 57 S Gilbert St Danville, IL, 61832 Holiday Inn Express 310 Eastgate Dr Danville, IL, 61834 866-539-8430
From East or West Take Interstate 74 to Exit 206 North (Newtown Rd) (6 miles east of Danville) Go North 5 Miles to E 2250 Rd. Turn Left (West) The range is on the North side of the road ½ mile.
State Laws to be aware of:
It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all and Federal Firearms Laws.
Check State Laws http://www.isp.state.il.us/docs/1-154.pdf
The range has distance available out to 300 meters. Centerfires are welcome, but save your ammo and bring your Rimfire as well. Distance from Parking Area to Range is 100M. If you have a pop up shade/shelter canopy, bring it along. Bring lots of water!! NO Alcohol Permitted
For more information contact:
Name: IL State Coordinator Email Address: IL@appleseedinfo.org
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