The facility's air-conditioned, indoor range features 13 protected lanes. A separate seating area allows spectators to safely observe the live-fire practice.
The rental inventory includes handguns and rifles by popular manufacturers such as Glock, Smith & Wesson, and Remington. Many different calibers are available.
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Take Aim caters to its customers' needs by providing them with a safe environment for practice or professional training. NRA-certified instructors lead private lessons as well as group classes, including concealed-carry courses. The facility's retail section features name-brand firearms in addition to its selection of apparel and accessories.
Bright colors and self-defense precepts rarely go together, but there’s purpose behind such a coupling in Elite Tactical Training’s paintball sessions. Participants use high-tech paintball guns loaded with multi-hued paint pellets to learn how to fight their way out of real-world defense scenarios with the help of role players. The educational paintball battles complement the company’s other offerings, such as marksmanship lessons and concealed carry courses.
Estero River Outfitters's tackle-and-bait shop equips amateur and experienced fishermen alike with a plethora of gear for adventurous outings along the nearby river. A varied selection of bait helps fishermen angle big catches with saltwater shrimp ($3.79/dozen), freshwater shiner minnows ($7.99/dozen), and night crawlers ($3.75). High-pitched Scotty crank whistles ($5.09) can be used to signal distress or to call unsportsmanlike conduct on an encroaching alligator and fillet/bait kits arm fish-preparers with two stainless-steel knives, a sharpening stone, and handled cutting board ($9.95). The Otterbox 3500 ($27.95), which can withstand up to 100 feet of water pressure, provides an airtight enclosure to keep cell phones, wallets, and other personal items dry.
Gun School is the Nation's leading provider of Firearms Training, Safety, Licensing and Education for Law Enforcement, Security Officers and the General Public. Gun School's NRA Certified Instructors bring decades of real-world experience, providing our students with an engaging, patient, and friendly experience.
Skeet, sporting clays, trap, and five stand
12 stations with three targets per stand
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A golf-cart ride across Gulf Coast Clays' 50 acres reveals some beautiful countryside. Flanked by Everglades National Park and Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve, the grounds encompass rivers, forests, and open fields?where the sound of shotgun fire rings through the air.
Gulf Coast Clays has been a destination for shotgun sports since 1966, and the current owner, Colin Burrows, hopes to expand the sport's popularity by catering to everyone and offering lessons for all skill levels.