ATA Shoot May 13 and 14 at FLSC

The first Amateur Trap Association Shoot of 2017 was a huge success! We were blessed with great weather, great food, great shooters and, of course, great company. Huge thanks to everyone that helped make this the best attended shoot at FLSC. We appreciate the support of the club, the volunteers and all the shooters. Scores [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|All Posts, Gate 2|0 Comments

Bullseye Pistol League 2017

Bullseye Pistol League Open Shooting day on April 13th from 2:00pm-7:30pm   Shooting is free that day. The 8 week league will start on April 20th with June 22nd as a week off of shooting. Cost is only $50.00 to shoot rimfire, centerfire or both. Children 16 and under shoot free with a paying adult. [...]

By | March 12th, 2017|All Posts, Gate 1, Page 1|0 Comments

NSSF Rimfire Challenge

Match Date(s): August 12, 2017 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Location: Forest Lake Sportsman's Club Gate #3 The NSSF Rimfire Challenge is a .22 rifle and pistol program created to introduce new people to the shooting sports and provide a pathway to shooting competition. The NSSF Rimfire Challenge can provide individuals or families with a fun and [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|All Posts, Gate 3, Page 1|0 Comments

ATA Shoots at FLSC 2017

Want to try shooting ATA registered targets? Now is your chance! Forest Lake Sportsmens Club has 5 free one year memberships to the ATA if you have never been a member. Check out the details below for August if you would like to give this a try at our club. Youth shooters we also [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|All Posts, Gate 2, Page 1|0 Comments

A Big Rig, a Furnace and Gun Ports! Heated 5-Stand at FLSC in 2017

This time of year as the seasons close, the birds fly south, and the lakes freeze up most folks set their scatter guns in the safe for a long winter’s nap (maybe even take one themselves). While many take winter as a cue to stay inside, it is actually the perfect back drop for some [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|All Posts, Gate 2|0 Comments

Winter 5-Stand 2017

Public and league shooting open weekends from January 14th to March 26th (11 weeks), Saturday and Sunday hours 10am to 4pm, last sign ups at 3pm. Cold weather range closure when day time high will be 10 degrees or colder. FLSC member pricing $6.00 per 25 clay round, $12.00 for 50 clay round Non-member pricing [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|All Posts, Gate 2|0 Comments

WAKE UP! 10 things you can still do for Deer hunting Season

With just a few days left until the 2016 Deer Opener we have compiled a short list of things you can still do to prepare. Sight in your rifle - If you wait until the week before the season you may have to wait in line at the shooting range. But if you’re serious about [...]

By | October 31st, 2016|All Posts, Gate 1|1 Comment

Didn’t train? Not humane!

“The time to think about where to aim when shooting a deer isn't right before you drop the hammer. The time is now…”. John Barsnee of Field and Stream makes the case that what you do before the hunt creates the situation for the humane kill. He offers some great advice on preparing on live [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|All Posts, Gate 1|1 Comment

Minnesota deer hunting season 2016 poised to be HUGE for Hunters!

According to Craig Engwall, executive director of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association the estimated whitetail deer herd is 1 million strong statewide in Minnesota. “I don’t want to over-generalize, but we’ve had a couple of mild winters and we’ve stayed conservative on the harvest,” said Adam Murkowski, big game program leader for the Department of [...]

By | October 12th, 2016|All Posts, Gate 1|1 Comment

Should we be teaching women to hunt?

The Minnesota Department of Natural resources thinks so and, frankly, so do we and much much more! Started in 1991 as an idea from Christine Thomas, Associate Dean and Professor of Resource Management at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point College of Natural Resources, as an answer to her own research premise “why more women didn't [...]

By | October 9th, 2016|All Posts, Gate 1|0 Comments