Archery

Archery Facilities

Bald Eagle Sportsmen’s Association has both an outdoor archery practice range, two 3D courses & a 14 target Field course. The archery practice range is lighted for 24/7 shooting. It has targets from 10-70 yards as well as a large elevated shooting platform. The 3D & Field courses wind their way through hardwoods, pines, around ponds, and along open fields & prairies. This unique combination of landscapes along with a multiple loop trail system, elevated platforms, and wide variety of life size targets provides for constantly changing shooting challenges. Designated range targets for crossbows and broadheads.

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Questions: Contact besa.archery@gmail.com

For other MN & WI Archery events, go to the Indianhead Archery League website
www.indianhead-archery.com

Upcoming Events:

Biathlon-Trail Run/Archery

Event Description: 4 km trail with 5 archery shooting stations. All archery equipment provided at shooting stations, you may carry your own Genesis Bow but no arrows.

Dates:  Sunday, April 23rd, 10 AM – 1 PM, Check-in: 9 AM

Cost:  $15/adults, $10/High School & under

Registration: Online by clicking on ZapEvents

Rules: Available by clicking here on BESATrailRunBiathlonRules

Contact:   John Wachlarowicz  E-mail: besa.archery@gmail.com

NASP Field Archery Tournament

Event Description: NASP tournament conducted outdoors

Dates:  : June 4th, 8 AM – 3 PM

Registration: Online by clicking on ZapEvents

Rules: All regular NASP indoor rules & award divisions apply with addition of adult & youth divisions

Contact:   John Wachlarowicz  E-mail: besa.archery@gmail.com

 

                         2017 BESA Archery Shoots

 2017 3D Archery Shoots

Event Description: Wooded trails with all Rinehart 3D targets set up on 2 loops, targets from badgers to buffalo set at 10 to 60+ yards, 10-70 yd archery range for warm up, elevated platforms, and concessions available.

Dates:   Feb 5 (30 targets), Mar 5 (40 targets), April 2 (50 targets), May 7 (50 targets), June 4 (50 targets), Aug 6 (50 targets), Sept 3 (BowHunter Challenge 40 targets)

Registration:  8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Fees:  BESA Member: $5.00, Non-Member: $15.00,  Youth 16 & under: Free with paid adult

Traditional Shoot

Event Description: For Traditional Archers Only. 50 Rinehart 3D targets set up on 2 loops, targets from badgers to buffalo.

Date:   June 11

Registration:  8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Fees:  $15 for non-members, $5 for members. Youth 16 & under: Free with paid adult

 BALD EAGLE 80 3D Shoot 

Event Description: 80 Rinehart 3D targets set up on 2 loops, targets from badgers to buffalo set at 10 to 60+ yards, 10-70 yd archery range for warm up, elevated platforms, and concessions available.

Dates:   July 8 & 9

Registration:  8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Fees:  $30 for 80 targets, $15 for 40 targets. Youth 16 & under: Free with paid adult

                      2017 BESA Archery Leagues

Wednesday Night Field League

Event Description: League & Drop-in Shooting. Shoot a 14 target course through rolling hills and prairie. You will shoot 4 weeks of field & hunter face targets and 2 weeks of animal face targets. Shooting is at marked distances of 10-80 yards. Work on your form, shot execution and confidence.

Concessions Available.

Dates:  April 26 – June 28

Shoot Hours:  4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Weekly Fees:  BESA Member: $5.00/week,   Non-Member: $10.00/week,  Youth 16 & under free with paid adult

League Fees:   BESA Member: $35.00/league,    Non-Member: $70.00/league   Senior Non-Member Discount (65+) $55.00

League Registration: Registration by email (besa.archery@gmail.com or in-person at archery range)

Wednesday Night 3D League

Event Description: League & Drop-in Shooting, Course is on wooded trails with 20 Rinehart Targets. Targets set at anywhere from 10 to 70 yards in realistic hunting situations including elevated platforms.

Concessions Available.

Dates:   July 12 – Sept. 13

Shoot Hours:  4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Weekly Fees:  BESA Member: $5.00/week,   Non-Member: $10.00/week,  Youth 16 & under free with paid adult

League Fees:   BESA Member: $45/league,    Non-Member: $90/league   Senior Non-Member Discount (65+) $75

League Registration: Registration by email (besa.archery@gmail.com or in-person at archery range)

                    2017 BESA Archery Programs

High School Scholastic 3D Archery (S3DA) League 

Event Description: 8 week high school (grades 7-12) National/State Scholastic 3D League Competition

Informational Meeting:  March 28, 6 PM, BESA Archery Range

League Dates:   Weeks of April 3 – May 23

Cost:   $40 ($15 S3DA Membership + $25 shooting fees for 8 weeks)

Sponsored by: St Croix Valley Chapter of Minnesota Deer Hunters Association

Contact:   John Wachlarowicz  E-mail: besa.archery@gmail.com

OAKs Archery Deer Hunting Mentoring

Event Description: Learn how to archery deer hunt and participate in mentored hunts.

Dates:   TBD

Sponsored by: St Croix Valley Chapter of Minnesota Deer Hunters Association

Contact:   John Wachlarowicz  E-mail: besa.archery@gmail.com

Completed Events:

2017 Snowshoe/Archery Biathlon Results:

First time is actual run time, secon time is total including penalties for missed shots.

Men’s Division:
1. Dan Zierath 28.35 36.35
2. Joe Jensen 33.19 39.19
3. Adam Miller 36.51 45.51
4. Mark Puariea 43.00 48.00
5. Chris Prideaux 38.17 48.17
6. Craig Cowell 48.16 51.16
7. Mike Pitera 45.41 53.41
8. Mr. Fitzgerald 65.37 72.37
9. Bill Beres 62.41 72.41
10. James Nelson 68.40 79.40

Women’s Division
1. Andrea Jensen 39.39 53.39
2. Dana Keller 50.00 57.00
3. Heather Kiedrowski 52.07 60.07
4. Meagan Keefe 55.19 65.19
5. Melissa DuChene 67.18 86.18
6. Sondra Nelson 77.35 90.35

High School Division – Male
1. Andrew Burg 43.53 45.53
2. Timber Keller 50.00 63.00
3. Ian DuChene 67.10 78.10

High School Division – Female
1. Megan DuChene 67.05 79.05