Hunters Prep Course
Location: West Texas just 45 minutes East of Lubbock. If flying, the lodge will provide airport pick up if needed. OS will provide driving directions with your itinerary.
Lodging: This is a brand new facility, constructed in 2023 with 10 double occupancy cabins, 2 full size beds and private bathroom in each cabin.
Meals: All meals will be provided during your stay
Equipment Used: While students are encouraged to bring their own gear, specifically gear you plan on using for an upcoming hunt. If you prefer to use our gear. Outdoor Solutions will provide a variety of rifles for you to use.
- Benelli Lupo
- Remington 700
- Springfield Waypoint
- Optics are from Zeiss
- Ammo from Barnes
- Shooting sticks and accessories from BOG and Caldwell Shooting Supplies
Range: Our range will feature a combination of paper, 3D Animal targets with steel vitals and steel targets out to 500 yards.
Our KD range features a roomy 10 bay range house with custom benches, gun rest and vices for working on your firearms.
Course Overview: (Not a Complete List)
The purpose of this course is to prepare you for an upcoming hunt, where you can expect to shoot at ranges from 200 to 500 yards.
Hunting can be demanding and put a good amount of stress on you both physically and mentally, our instructors, who are avid hunters as well, will make sure you have all the tools you need to be successful on your next hunt.
You will spend 2 nights and 1 ½ days with us with minimal time in the classroom and the majority of the time being spent on the range.
Expect to arrive around 1pm on your arrival day, spend 1 to 1 ½ hours in the class room and then straight to the range for the instructors to go through your gear or to familiarize you with our gear.
- Class review of MOA, reading, holding for wind, utilizing your reticle/elevation dial, ballistic app use
- Gear review, You will go to the range with the instructors to review your gear and make sure everything is in working order. This includes:
- Ammo Selection
- Range Finder
- Shooting sticks
- Medical Gear
- Ballistic App (If Applicable)
- Rifle Cleaning
- Gear selection, we will cover different types of gear, and gear preferences by the OS team
- Personal Rifle set up
- Proper eye relief
- Rifle zero
- Cold Bore Shot
- Positional Shooting
- Stressed or elevated heart rate shooting.
Cost: $1950 per person (includes, meals, lodging, use of our firearms, optics and ammo if needed)
- May 1 to 3
- September 13 to 15