Houghton Lake, MI
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: None
Houghton Lake State Park (primitive) 7 miles
Higgins Lake South State Park (improved) 15+ miles
Comfort Suites 989-422-4000 7 miles
Riviera Resort 989-366-5122 8 miles
Comfort Inn 989-422-7829 7 miles
US 127 to M55 (exit 194) East 3.5 miles to TowerHill Rd., South .75 mile to Nestle Rd., .25 mile East to range gate.
I-75 to M55 (exit 2227 West 12 miles to Towerhill Rds., South .75 mile to Nestle Rd., .25 mile to range gate.
State Laws to be aware of:
It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all and Federal Firearms Laws.
MI has concealed carry, check for reciprocity.
Standard rules - Rifles must be unloaded and cased, ammunition separate.
Check State Laws for other pertinent ordinances
Both centerfire and rimfire allowed.
Bring a lunch, snacks and plenty of drinking water.
NO Alcohol Permitted
For more information contact:
Name: MI State Coordinator Email Address: MI@appleseedinfo.org
Name: Private Message to "SteelThunder" on Appleseed forum