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Sandy Ford Range ??

I heard theres another shooting range in Leonore, IL called Sandy Ford ? Anybody heard of it or have more info? Its rumored to be just 10 minutes from Ottawa.

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found this tid bit

And finally there are Illinois State Championships and Sectionals held in Streator Illinois at the Sandy Ford Range - Jim Kinkade,Range phone: (815) 673-1880

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maybe Im answering my own question but in case anyone else is interested

http://www.wwcomputersolutions.com/sandy.htm

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Do you know how long the range is?

(please say over 800 yards, please)

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Do you know how long the range is?

(please say over 800 yards, please)
link says 100 yards (800 yard ranges are few and far between for civilians...as you probably already know)

Look, I can appreciate this. I was young too, I felt just like you. Hated authority, hated all my bosses, thought they were full of shit. Look, it's like they say, if you're not a rebel by the age of 20, you got no heart, but if you haven't turned establishment by 30, you've got no brains. Because there are no story-book romances, no fairy-tale endings. So before you run out and change the world, ask yourself, "What do you really want?"
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there is a private club with a 1000 range i got the paper work somewhere in my office, its 300 for the 1st year 200 there after, gotta be a NRA member.

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I'd settle for a place with a good 100 and 300 yard range if it was close by and had cool club features like a bar and shit. I'd love to join one




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a BAR?....lol omg i could see it now...lol
Well ya gotta have somewhere to hang out after shooting, or just to get away from home




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a BAR?....lol omg i could see it now...lol
Guns, alcohol, egos and smack talking...great combo!!

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