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#1 aka

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Posted 13 August 2017 - 09:15 AM

Hi,

 

My apologies if this topic has been covered. I could not find it when doing a search.

 

I am looking for any free shotgun ranges. My understanding is that IL DNR has some trap ranges for the public. 

 

Basically I am not so much into trap shooting but I want to get some practice with my shotgun.

 

Unfortunately DNR websites were not helpful. 

 

I am in Naperville so anything near by or a pointer to the list will be much appreciated.

 

Thanks in advance. 


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Posted 13 August 2017 - 09:28 AM

There is one right off 55 just south of Channahon. DesPlaines Conservation Area.
Here is the list from the dnr website.
https://www.dnr.illi...es/default.aspx

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Posted 13 August 2017 - 08:41 PM

It isn't free, but there is an open to the public trap range right in Naperville



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Posted 14 August 2017 - 12:10 AM

Silver Springs has a trap range. Just west of Yorkville
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Posted 14 August 2017 - 01:28 AM

Silver Springs has a trap range. Just west of Yorkville


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Posted 14 August 2017 - 07:17 AM

 

Silver Springs has a trap range. Just west of Yorkville


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+2  Naperville Sportsmans club is really nice to go to too.  Thursday nights and sunday afternoons they are open.


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Posted 24 August 2017 - 12:08 PM

Thanks for the pointers guys, really appreciate the help.


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