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PostPosted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 6:29 pm 
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Location: Aurora, ON, L4G7X4
I live North of Toronto maybe 35-40 minutes along 404, in a L4G7X4 suburb.
I hear for that indoor range in downtown but me driving there is no bueno if they open Monday afternoons only.
From the other side around Aurora I have couple powder-gun clubs that would cost me like close to thousand bucks a year (with a lot of luck) for indoor range only.
My QB ended up as a PAL rated and I would like to have/find some longer ranges at least 50 or 100 meters and for more affordable $$$ for occasional visits, me alone or take my boys out.
I have not tried to nock at the farmers doors, not even sure what or how to ask them....
Do I am asking too much? :shock:


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 6:33 pm 
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It's Monday evenings from 5:30pm to 10pm.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 26, 2018 3:29 pm 
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Have you checked if there was any public land near by?
https://www.ontario.ca/page/crown-land-use-policy-atlas

Seems like there isn't much South of lake Simcoe.
I'd go the farmer route. Be nice, polite and expecting them to say no.


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 27, 2018 2:07 pm 
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Bog Hun - I understand the problem. I lived in SW Ontario to just past my 21st birthday. I had it easy, though, as there are a lot of farms close by and even in the village I lived

there was no - 'no-discharge of firearm law' - yet.

I would second the suggestion of asking at farms - picking those without truck (soybean, winter wheat.corn - fence to fence) farming, if there are any left. a Dairy farm might have a 'back 40', pasture you could use. All you can do is ask around.

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