Long Range Hunting School – Level 1

COURSE PRICE: $950.00 PER PERSON

COURSE PRICE WITH LODGING & MEALS:  $1350.00 PER PERSON

$500.00 Deposit Required to Reserve Your Booking

Barbour Creek Shooting Academy’s Long Range Hunting School –  Level 1 – Foundation of Long Range Hunting course is designed with the shooter that is new to long range hunting in mind.

Private courses are also available. Contact Us for more details.

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April 2, 2019 - April 3, 2019

Long Range Hunting School – Level 1

Foundation of Long Range Hunting

Lodging and meals are available for all Barbour Creek Shooting Academy Long-Range courses.

Lunch is included in all Barbour Creek Shooting Academy Long-Range courses.

Upon arriving at Barbour Creek, please stop at the office to fill out all required forms and receive your parking pass.

Long Range Hunting School – Level 1 – Foundation of Long Range Shooting

 Instructor: James Eagleman  Duration: 2 Days (  16 Hours )  Cost: $1350.00 ( Lodging & Meals Included )  Ammo: 140 Rounds Provided

 Prerequisites

 None: This course is designed for the first time long range hunter

 Course Outline

Barbour Creek Shooting Academy’s Long Range Hunting School –  Level 1 – Foundation of Long Range Hunting course is designed with the shooter that is new to long range hunting in mind. This course is a beginners course with some advanced techniques for even the most seasoned shooter. Our Instruction is designed to build on each level and has 50% classroom and 50% range time each day. You will learn everything you need to know about: Rifle Components, Scopes, MOA/Milliradian, 1st and 2nd Focal Plane, Max Range on Animals, Proper Shooting Techniques, Internal and External Ballistics, Air Pressure/Density, Using a Ballistic Program, Correct Spotting Techniques, Cleaning and Maintenance, Ammunition, Powder Selection for Long-Range Hunting, Wind calling, reading and Mirage Basics, Bullet Types for Long-Range Hunting , Operating Rangefinders and using a Ballistic Rangefinder, And More!

The Average L1 Student will feel Confident Shooting Steel out to 1000 Yards and Hunting out to 800 Yards
The first 140 rounds of ammunition are provided. Any additional ammo can be purchased at $25 per 20 round box.

Private courses are also available. Contact Us for more details

 What You’ll Learn

  • Explanation of the Long Range Rifle Components
  • Understanding Scopes, MOA/Milliradian, 1st and 2nd Focal Plane
  • Lethality Max Range on Animals
  • Proper Bench Techniques
  • Internal and External Ballistics, Air Pressure/Density, Using a Ballistic Program
  • Body Position, Breathing, Trigger Control
  • Follow Through and Correct Spotting Techniques
  • Proper Cleaning and Maintenance
  • Trajectory-Drop Calculations
  • Ballistics G1 and G7 Break down
  • Barrel and Chamber Throat designs
  • Bullet Stabilization – Twist
  • Barrel Types and Heat Convection/Conduction
  • Suppressor and Brake Performance
  • Trigger Types and Selection
  • Ammunition, Powder Selection for Long-Range Hunting
  • Terminal Performance on Animals
  • Wind calling, reading and Mirrage Basics
  • Using the Wind Meter Kestrel Correctly
  • Bullet Types for Long-Range Hunting
  • Operating Rangefinders and using a Ballistic Rangefinder
  • And More!

 Required Equipment

 None Required: You are welcome to bring your own rifle and ammunition to be used after the course. During the course, Barbour Creek rifles and ammunition will be used.

 

Contact Us with any questions prior to registering for your course.

If any trainee is ineligible to carry or posses a firearm they will not be eligible to take any Barbour Creek Shooting Academy Courses. All courses are non-refundable with prior approval from management. Please view our Terms & Conditions page prior to checkout

FIREARM PROFICIENCY

Long Range Rifle
Carbine
Handgun
Shotgun

James Eagleman

MSG (RET) James Eagleman is a 26 year Army Sniper and Instructor. He was selected as the Honor Graduate of the U.S. Army Sniper School and U.S. Army 5th Special Forces Target Interdiction Course  (SOTIC). James Is a Master Instructor and has trained Snipers from Conventional Soldiers, Special Operations Soldiers and Foreign Snipers worldwide. He has the distinct ability to take the most difficult Ballistic subject and teach it in a manner that anyone can understand and apply. Because of his unique training abilities he is recognized by many as one of the best long-range instructors in the civilian world today, and is also the former Director of Shooting Instruction for Gunwerks Long-Range University.

James not only brings years of  military experience with combat and expeditionary deployments overseas, but also has over two years instructing and training civilians in Long-Range Hunting, internal and external ballistics. His revolutionary wind calling technique is considered by many to be the most comprehensive taught anywhere in the world. He has been featured on the television show Long Range Pursuit, numerous firearms blogs and magazine articles as well as instructional videos online. His passion is training students in the art of Long-Range Hunting and watching them learn and grow.

Barbour Creek would like to thank you for choosing our long range shooting academy.

Here is some information to help with planning your trip:

CHECK-IN

200 Self Road * Eufaula, AL 36027
334-845-0000

Please arrive between 4:00 and 9:00 pm the night before and stop by the office to check-in

Dinner is at 6:00 pm

AIRPORT

Closest: Columbus, GA (CSG) 45 minutes from the farm- most car rental companies are at this location

Largest: Atlanta, GA (ATL) 2.5 hours from the farm- most car rental companies are at this location

Private: Weedon Field in Eufaula – call us for pick up

FOOD & LODGING

Option I: EAGLE PACKAGE
Class $950.00 plus Food/Lodging $400.00
Dinner is served the night you arrive
Breakfast, lunch and dinner – 1st day
Breakfast and lunch – 2nd day
PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU HAVE FOOD ALLERGIES!

All rooms have two full beds and private baths. TV room sports cozy couches

Option II: HAWK PACKAGE
Class only $950.00
Lunch is served both days

LEVEL 1 & 2 COURSE SCHEDULE

Breakfast 7:30 am
Classroom 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch 12:00 pm
Range 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Dinner 6:00 pm

GUNS AND AMMUNITION

Guns and 140 rounds of ammunition are provided for class $26.00 a box if you want to shoot more.

You are welcome to bring your own gun and ammo to shoot after class

CANCELLATION AND CHARGE POLICY

$500.00 deposit is refundable 45 days prior to arrival. After that it is non refundable but can be moved to a different date.

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