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Sat, Jun 01


Twin Falls County

SMA Intro Mountain Marksmanship 1

A one day course that will introduce all the skills to becoming a better Marksman. *Starting at $200.00

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SMA Intro Mountain Marksmanship 1
SMA Intro Mountain Marksmanship 1

Time & Location

Jun 01, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Twin Falls County, House Creek Ranch, Idaho 83302, USA

About the event

Join us for an immersive one-day Mountain Marksmanship School experience at the picturesque Flying Spear Outfitters base camp. Learn amidst the serene surroundings as you gather around the main fire pit for a classroom session. Enhance your marksmanship skills at our 100-yard sight-in range and training range, offering targets out to 1 mile away. Cap off the day with our Hunter Course, where you'll tackle simulated hunting scenarios with life-size reactive animal targets.

Topics will include:

  • Selecting components and electronics for successful long-range shooting
  • Optics- First Focal plane, 2nd Focal Plane, MOA, Mil
  • Proper Scope leveling and the importance of a bubble level on your rifle
  • Max effective range and terminal performance on game
  • Proper marksmanship techniques- trigger press, breathing, and followthrough
  • Internal and external ballistics
  • Using a Ballistics solver
  • G1 and G7 Ballistic profiles
  • Barrel twist rate and bullet stabilization
  • Factory ammunition vs hand loaded ammunition
  • Introductory wind reading techniques
  • Techniques to true velocity and BC

Time Frame:

  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location will be given on completion of registration.

Required Gear:

  • Rifle (1MOA or Better)
  • Scope with exposed turrets
  • Bubble level
  • Rangefinder
  • Bipod
  • Tripod
  • 100 rounds of ammunition
  • Ear Protection
  • Ballistic Calculator (optional)
  • Rear Support bag (optional)
  • Shooting Mat (optional)
  • Pen and Paper for notes (optional)


  • $200 - At this price level you are required to bring your own kit. Your equipment must fit into the required list above.
  • $500 - With this price you are given a provided kit that includes everything shown in the Required Gear. This equipment is rental gear and not products for you to keep.

*10% off to all current SMA Custom Rifle owners.

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