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Caliber Gun Range - Previously GTR Waukegan/Gurnee

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#1 martho


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Posted 11 January 2018 - 05:37 PM



I stopped by this location today as I was driving and saw a banner that said Gun Store and Range - who wouldn't stop????


I had heard about GTR, but had never been there.  According to the staff, there are new owners and it is now Caliber.


The place is very clean the range has tons of stalls.  Several rental guns available but you must shoot their ammo for the rental guns. They had  .38 .44 .357 revolvers as well as the typical striker fired and hammer guns.


Rifles to .308 and nearly all handgun rounds OK


The two members of the staff I spoke with were nice and willing to show me around. Zero pressure to purchase anything and nobody told me I was an idiot (like other ranges when you ask questions)

The "armory" as they call it was behind a locked cage and there is a sign which says "appt only" for the armory.    There were used and new long guns and handguns.


I plan to shoot there at some point and will report back when I do. 





#2 MrTriple


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Posted 11 January 2018 - 06:18 PM

They have a really nice range there. Staff is friendly and the range is always clean and well-lit.
"The point of [so-called "assault weapon" bans]...is not to ban firearms that are dangerous, it's to ban firearms that gun owners want to own because the people making the laws don't like gun owners. If we want to buy non-semiauto AR-style rifles, they'll ban those too, and for the same reason."


#3 Rilo

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Posted 11 January 2018 - 06:50 PM

I’ve been going there for the last 6 months. It’s pretty good and there’s always lanes free. If you plan to go a lot it’s cheaper getting the yearly membership.

They were really helpful as I came over from England and hadn’t touched a firearm till I went there. I also did the ccl class there

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Posted 11 January 2018 - 07:42 PM

  1. I shoot there occasionaly because they are close.  However, their air circulation isn't the greatest..

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Posted 11 January 2018 - 08:28 PM

Angel does some of my gunsmithing work, really cool guy.


Nice range I gotta say

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