*****LIMITED TO 12 STUDENTS - SHOOTING AREA IS COVERED******
STARTS 8am SATURDAY MORNING 6/29/2019
The Shooters Gauntlet
3904 Millstone Rd
NOTE: There is poor cell phone reception in the mountains. Please make sure you know where you are going before you turn off the main road.
- Shooting Fundamentals
- MOA, MIL
- TMOA vs SMOA
- First focal plane VS Second Focal Plane
- Zeroing, setting the Zero, Zero Stops
- Shooting techniques
- Body positioning - bench/prone
- Trigger Control
- Breath Control
- Wind Factors
- Spin Drift
- Ballistics/ballistics software
- Introduction to truing
- Practical Exercises (Typically focused 100-700yds - Range is 1500yds!)
WHAT TO BRING:
Rifle: Bolt Action or Semi-Automatic (.223-338LM)
Properly Mounted Magnified Optic
Quality bipod or bag rest (Recommend Adjustable and Canting)
Ammo 250- 300 Rounds (Match-grade recommended)
Notebook, Pen, Pencil, and Ruler
*Optional: Download a Ballistic App (ie: Strelok, Applied Ballistics or Ballistics AE)
You are welcome to stay on site in a cabin. The cabins sleep 2-3. Cost is $35 cash per person, per night. This includes showers, gas lamps, and firewood. (Bring sleep gear)
If you choose to stay at a Crystal Springs in town, ask for Lyndsey and request "Shooters Gauntlet Rates" when making your reservation.
Please bring any Lunch, water, food or snacks you may need.
Shooter is responsible for transportation to and from The Shooters Gauntlet.
We will provide off road transportation up the mountain to the shooting range and cabins.
NOTE: There is poor cell phone reception in the mountains
Ammunition, Magazines and other items are restricted in various jurisdictions throughout the United States. Please know the laws in your local jurisdiction. Dark Storm Industries will work with you to accommodate any legal purchase in these areas. Below are a few examples. Please contact us with any questions.
New York City - Ammunition order up to 200 rounds only. The buyer must provide a copy of their NYC Rifle / Pistol Permit before the order can ship. The easiest way to do this is simply photograph it with your Smart Phone and email it to email@example.com with your order number.
New York State - Ammunition may be ordered online BUT only for in-store pickup. Effective 30 days from when the NYSP puts their background check system online, you will need to provide any required information (TBD) and pass the background check to complete the transaction. If you are purchasing ammunition for a pistol you will need to show your NYS pistol permit.
Connecticut - For ammunition orders, the buyer must email a copy of their Connecticut pistol permit, eligibility certificate, long gun eligibility certificate or an ammunition certificate along with a valid form of identification in order to purchase ammunition. The easiest way to do this is simply photograph it with your Smart Phone and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org with your order number.
Rifles & Magazines
Law Enforcement - If you are attempting to purchase a firearm or magazine in a jurisdiction where they are restricted to Law Enforcement Only, you will need to provide a copy of your law enforcement ID card before we can ship and if stated below, a letter authorizing the purchase for duty use on agency letterhead.
Below is a compilation of publicly available information to assist you in your purchases. The information contained herein should not be considered legal advise or any guarantee of legality. Customers should contact local law enforcement for clarification.