Grande Ronde Bowmen

GRB RANGE --  Open year round!


The lower "Archery Road" is closed for the winter.  Please access the range from the upper gate.  If the road conditions are messy please walk in!

The range is located on the MERA property up Owsley Canyon Road about 4 miles north of La Grande. Driving Directions below.

The range has 2 access roads.
1.  The lower road open April 1 to September 30  
a. Located on the east side of the range past the Owsley canyon         parking lot.
b. The closure of the lower road is to protect wildlife habitat and escapement as per the agreement with MERA, Union County, and ODFW.
2.  The upper road open year round.
   a. The upper road is located on the west side of the range.  
                           b. The road doesn't have a good base and is prone to rutting and                                   erosion during the spring thaw.

At this time the sight in range consists of targets from 10 yards to 80 yards.  There is also 28 targets set out on the south end of the range.  The trail to these targets starts at the southwest corner of the parking lot.
Driving Directions:

From I-84 West
-take Exit 259 into La Grande, turn Left on 2nd Street(first light), Continue straight over viaduct and overpass of freeway, stay to right onto Blackhawk Trail, Turn Left onto Owsley Canyon Rd. and follow to top of hill, take right fork turn off right onto range road.

From I-84 East-take Exit 261 into La Grande, Turn Right onto Island Ave, get into left turn lane and turn left at light onto Riddle Rd, turn left onto May Lane and follow it along freeway, Turn Right on Spruce street, Cross bridge and pass park then left on Blackhawk Trail, Turn right on Owsley Canyon Rd. and follow to top of hill, take right fork turn off right onto range road.


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