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Old 10-14-2014, 07:08 AM
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Just got stationed to Fort Myer and am looking for some archery oppurtunities within a reasonable distance of Arlington, Va. I am aware of Quantico and Belvoir but was just wondering if I was missing any other public options available in the area.
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Old 10-14-2014, 02:29 PM
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Look into Ft AP Hill and the National Forests. Welcome to Va and Good Luck.
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Old 10-14-2014, 06:47 PM
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Originally Posted by mleegan View Post
Just got stationed to Fort Myer and am looking for some archery oppurtunities within a reasonable distance of Arlington, Va. I am aware of Quantico and Belvoir but was just wondering if I was missing any other public options available in the area.
Thanks ahead of time for the help!
Your best bets are Quantico, Belvoir and AP Hill. Each of them take some time to learn to have regular success. The deer are there you just have to find them. Each of the bases have their own hoops to jump through, however it can be very rewarding.

Good luck and welcome to Va. I live in Centreville and hunt Belvoir and Quantico on a regular basis.
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Old 10-15-2014, 10:29 AM
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Belvoir and Quantico are by far your best bets. If you're adventurous, drive around NoVA a bit. There are small and mid-sized pockets of woods that hold deer literally everywhere. Urban Archery is a required skill set up here. Several Monsters are taken every year smack dab in the middle of two neighborhoods that have a 25-100+ acre woodlot in between them. IMO, that is where it's at up here. If you learn the woods of Belvoir and Quantico you WILL be successful.
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