7229 Rice Lake Road
Duluth, MN 55803
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/day for non-members
Onsite camping is available for UNS members - Memberships available starting at $35/year -- Contact Kevin Shrader(see contact info. below) for camping/membership details.
Hotels: Many options in nearby Duluth
From Gander Mountain in Hermantown take Haines Rd North to Airport rd take a right on Airport rd follow to Rice Lake rd. Take a left on Rice lake rd and head north to island lake 14.5mi. On the left you will see United Northern Sportsmen; 7229 Rice Lake Rd., Duluth, MN.
State Laws to be aware of:
It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all and Federal Firearms Laws.
The United Northern Sportsmen club is located just north of Duluth, directly across from Island Lake Reservoir. The scenery alone is worth the trip. Appleseed is excited to be returning to this location, once again. Be there, on the line with your fellow Americans - learn an American skill, hear our American heritage and begin your journey to becoming part of the Rifleman tradition.
And if that's not enough.... There will be,
Known Distance(KD) shooting - Up to 300yrds - will take place on Sunday. Make sure you pack your centerfire rifle and ammo for this portion of the event. If you don't have one, don't worry as you will be amazed by how far a .22lr can stretch out there.
For more information contact:
Name: MN State Coordinator Email Address: MN@appleseedinfo.org