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Lakes Area Archers 3-D archery shoot set for May 7 and 8 near Ashby

Archers can take part in the shoot near Ashby this Saturday and Sunday that includes 40 Rinehart and McKenzie targets.

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The Lakes Area Archers, an archery group with an indoor shooting range located in Erdahl, will host their annual outdoor 3-D shoot May 7-8 near Ashby at the Viking Valley Hunt Club where archers can shoot a course that includes 40 3-D targets.
Eric Morken / Alexandria Echo Press

The Lakes Area Archers are hosting their annual spring 3-D shoot May 7 and 8 with the two-day event hosted on property owned by the Viking Valley Hunt Club near Ashby.

The shoot will feature a 3-D course with 40 Rinehart and McKenzie targets. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 7 and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on May 8. The address location is 36770 County Highway 126, Ashby, MN 56309.

There are events for all ages and you do not need to be a Lakes Area Archers member to take part. Youth equipment is available, and this is a field-points-only shoot. No broadheads.

Archers can register at the door. Cost is $15 for the first round ($10 for members), and $30 for families ($20 for members). There is a $10 challenge round, and kids 12-and-under are free.

Call 218-770-7434 for more information, or email lakesareaarchers@gmail.com.


Lakes Area Archers

The Lakes Area Archers are an archery group with an indoor archery range in Erdahl , about 20 miles from Alexandria near the Grant and Douglas County border.

Eric Morken is a sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press Newspaper in Alexandria, Minnesota, a property of the Forum News Service. Morken covers a variety of stories throughout the Douglas County area, as well as statewide outdoor issues.
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