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Why get a license to carry? Because being a victim should not be your ONLY option!
With campus carry on public universities now allowed if you are a student and are eligible for a license to carry, consider us for your class.
COST INCLUDING RANGE FEE: $65 (A $25 deposit is required to hold your spot. Call us at 940-284-3200.)
INSTRUCTORS: JIM COLWELL & KEN STORMER
The instructors are NRA Certified Instructors with backgrounds in military and law enforcement.
REGISTRATION/CLASS QUESTIONS: DEBBIE SICKING 940-284-3200
REGISTRATION FORM:Download form here
GUN RENTAL: We have a limited number of 9MM handguns for rent if you do not have your own. The fee for gun rental is $25.00 which also includes 1 box of ammunition.
LOCATION: Classes are at Timber Creek Shooting Range, east of Gainesville, Texas (north Texas area). The range has an indoor classroom as well as an enclosed shoothouse to protect against any type of weather.
NEW: We can come to you! Private corporate or group classes are available. (Mandatory minimum requirement is 8 people.) Classroom portion can be done at a convenient location to you and shooting portion is completed at Timber Creek Shooting range at a mutually convenient time.
THIS IS WHY WE HAVE AMMO RESTRICTIONS AND INSPECTIONS!
MATCH BOOK NOW UP! CLICK HERE to download Match Book
Join us at Red River West, Saturday, June 24, 2017 for some lead slingin' fun!
Stages are fun and challenging without being extreme in difficulty or nail biting par times. Because this is a fun shot only, shooters will be spotting for each other; so, if you have a spotting scope, feel free to bring it along.
$40 ($20 deposit required to hold spot) (credit card, check or money order)
REGISTRATION FORM:Download Form
EMAIL COMPLETED REGISTRATION: email@example.com
MAXIMUM CALIBER AND MUZZLE VELOCITY:
Maximum Caliber: .30
Maximum Muzzle Velocity: 3200 fps
Minimum 80 rounds for the match.
Match Grade ammunition is required. HAND LOADS WILL BE ALLOWED. Ammo is subject to chronograph.
BONUS!!! EXTRA SHOOTING TIME
Once the fun shoot is over, time permitting, shooters will be allowed to go back and shoot on the stages that were a part of the fun shoot - FOR FREE. This will allow you to have a little extra practice on some of the positions, distances, etc., you may feel you need or just want to shoot. If so, be sure and bring some extra ammo!
DAY OF MATCH:
0630 – 0800 SIGN-IN AND ZERO
0800 FRONT GATES ARE LOCKED
0815 Shooters Brief
0845 Move to Stages
0900 FIRST SHOTS DOWN RANGE
1600 End of Shoot
1800 Last Shots
1900 Range is Closed
GEAR ALLOWED: Shooters choice
In the meantime, call us at 940-284-3200 if you have any questions or, if you would like to schedule range time.
2017 GUEST INSTRUCTOR CLASS CALENDAR
JULY 22, 2017
2017 RIFLES ON THE RED
JUNE 24, 2017
REVISED RANGE AND AMMO RESTRICTIONS POLICY
THERE ARE ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS TO THESE POLICIES.
RANGE POLICIES UPDATE
Red River West representatives will inspect all ammo brought for classes, competition or personal use at our facility. This is to ensure that all ammo is safe for use here and complies with our Ammo Restrictions policy. If any unauthorized restricted ammo is found, the person having it will be immediately expelled from the range with no refund. This is for the safety of all persons at the range as well as for protection of our property and targetry.
Please note only Red River West can approve or suggest ammo, not an instructor. However, check the instructor's website to ensure you have the required minimum round count.
MAGAZINE LOADING/UNLOADING IS ALLOWED ONLY AT THE GEAR TABLES. THERE IS NO LOADING/UNLOADING MAGAZINES IN THE PARKING OR GENERAL AREAS.
If you have any questions regarding these or any of our other policies, please contact Red River West, directly.
APPROVED AMMO ONLY
ONLY AMMO FROM THESE MANUFACTURERS WILL BE ALLOWED (SUBJECT TO THE RESTRICTIONS POLICY STATED BELOW):
LONG RANGE AMMO
For long range classes, match ammunition is required; for example, Federal Gold Medal Match or Black Hills Match.
AMMO RESTRICTIONS POLICY
NO steel case, steel core, armor piercing (M855, green tip, SS109, Win Q3131, Win 3131A, tungsten penetrator, black tip, etc.), XM-193, tracer, incendiary, aluminum case, or communist block ammo is allowed…PERIOD.
No ‘remanufactured’ ammo is allowed from ANY manufacturer.
HOLSTER RESTRICTIONS POLICY
SERPA HOLSTERS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED AT RED RIVER WEST. All holsters will be inspected to ensure they are in compliance with our guidelines and safe for use. This includes any holster considered "serpaesque" or having the same type of release that the Serpa holsters have.
RANGE AND ROUNDS
NEW 2017 OFFERS AND REDUCED PUBLIC RANGE USE FEES
Looking for something to do now that the weather is brightening up? Come see us for some R&R… (that’s ‘Range & Rounds’ for us gun people). We have greatly reduced our public use rates this year and added some new features.
We have a whole new look to our public range use this year. We are introducing reduced rates for handgun and carbine time. Additionally, due to an overwhelming demand, we are also launching separate and reduced rate packages for rifle use at Red River West.
TIMES AVAILABLE: Appointments are available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between the hours of 9 am - 6pm with last shots at 5:30 pm. Time slots are on a first come first serve basis. Some weekends are available, depending on our training schedule. Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance.
LONG RANGE: Considering entering the Rifles on the Red precision rifle challenge? Why not schedule time to take our vetting class and then some long range time? It’s a great way to test your skill and perfect your precision. After all…practice makes precision! See our Long Range page for details. Rates starting at $12.50 per hour (2 hour minimum).
OUT TO 300 YARDS: We know that not everyone wants to shoot out to 1000 yards so we now have a plan for that. See our 300 Yard Range page for more info. Rates starting at $10.00 per hour (2 hour minimum).
CARBINE: Looking for a place to stretch your carbine’s range, check out our Carbine Range page. Rates starting at $10.00 per hour (2 hour minimum).
HANDGUN: Handgun enthusiast? We’ve got you covered, too. See our Handgun Range page for options. Rates starting at $7.50 per hour (2 hour minimum).
MINIMUM AGES: Minimum age for handgun range use is 21. Minimum age for use of rifle ranges is 18.
Call us at 940-284-3200 if you have any questions or, if you would like to schedule your range time.
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You Can't Miss Fast Enough to Win!
A VETERAN OWNED multi-range firearms training facility located northwest of Gainesville, Texas. Our secure, secluded setting allows instructors to limit their curriculum by only safety and their imagination.
The remote, secure location makes us ideal for law enforcement, military and civilians seeking a discreet training facility.
Multiple ranges spread across a vast, rugged Texas terrain from flat land to rolling hills as opposed to being confined by immediate neighbors or businesses.
Great for private company or organization shooting events.
RANGE OF POSSIBILITIES
•Ranges for handgun, carbine, long range rifle and shotgun.
•Multiple ranges, including a variable missions range and the capability of going from 0 - 1,700 yards.
•Classes are available for civilian, military and law enforcement.
•Classes tailored to your specific needs, including daylight, low light and even no light.
•We have classes for individuals or groups, designed for shooters from the beginner to the top tier operator as well as classes designed for ladies.