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 Knights of Columbus “Shoot ‘n Supper” Benefit Wednesday Sept 14th 2016


Priority registration ends Sept 7th. 

For more info see the registration form.

Click Here to view and download the Priority Registration form.

For additional info contact  Knights of Columbus Field Agent Alan Savage at 612 214-2591


BESA BowHunter Challenge

Sunday September 4th

Shoot hours: 8:00-3:00

This shoot will have something for everyone. There will be plenty of distance from the challenge stakes for the hardcore 3D shooters. There will also be BowHunter stakes set at realistic hunting distances for those just wanting to get ready for bow season. This is a 40 target shoot, all Rinehart targets, turkeys and big game animals only. This is our last shoot for the year and oneyou won’t want to miss. As usual concessions will be available.

Cost for BESA members is $5, Non‐members: $15, Youth 13‐16: $5, Youth 12 & under are free.


Tuesday Night Hunting Pistol League

The Big Game Pistol Hunting League will begin on Tuesday, Sept 6th and run for 4 weeks starting @ 4:00 p.m.

We will be shooting at Delta Tru-Life paper targets on both the 25 & 50 yard ranges.

This league is open to all  “deer legal “ handgun calibers, see criteria below.   Ample time is provided for single loading Thompson Center weapons w/ 24 Score-able shots on each range. “Mn. LEGAL FIREARMS FOR BIG GAME: Minimum .220 caliber w/ center fire ignition.”

The cost will be $30 for club members / $40 guests for the four week league. Sign-up is at the range on Sept 6th and limited to the 1st 30 shooters.

For more information contact Steve Jansen, 651 777-7224

Wednesday Night 3D BowHunter League

Event Description: League & Drop-in Shooting, Course is on wooded trails with20 Reinhart Targets. Targets set at anywhere from 10 to 50 yards in realistic hunting situations including elevated platforms.  Broadheads will be allowed.Concessions includes hamburgers & brats with all the fixings.

Dates:   August 3rd- September 14th (7 shoots)

Shoot Hours:  4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Weekly Fees:  BESA Member: $5.00/week,   Non-Member: $10.00/week,  Youth 13-16: $5,  Youth 12 & under: free

League Fees:   BESA Member: $20.00/league,    Non-Member: $40.00/league   Senior Non-Member Discount (65+) $30

League Registration: Registration by email ( or in-person on August 3rd at archery range)

Contact:   John Wachlarowicz

Phone 651-492-2572