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Address: 3750 Flagg Ln, Lake Mary, FL 32746-5400
Phone Number: (407) 804-0514
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Simulated Shooting Entertainment

Having previously visited back in 2011, was eager to return for more time on the simulators. They've got two types of simulator available - the 180 degree and the 300 degree as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2015
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Wales, United Kingdom
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Wales, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Having previously visited back in 2011, was eager to return for more time on the simulators. They've got two types of simulator available - the 180 degree and the 300 degree as well as the Virtual Range and a Live-Fire Range. Most of what you do on the 180 degree is target practice and a fun, almost game-like program called... More 

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Florida
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113 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Great place for everyone! I like their gun range and the selection of items to choose from. My kids like going here and finding things to buy for outside.

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Thank Hazelali1107
Mount Dora, Florida
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193 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

I stopped by to pick up some ammo I ordered online. I did some browsing while I was there, especially firearms and camping. They have an inside gun range, which isn't cheap. It is a pretty large sport store and their prices range from low to high.

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Thank mountain22
Orlando, Florida
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171 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

There are a few things that we purchase at Gander, very few. If you intend to use their range, please, please, please, read the waiver you are about to sign! It specifically says you have NO rights at all - they can photo you, video you, turn you into a cartoon and mock you if you do something wrong ...... More 

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2 Thank mbd_mj
FL
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I have bought boots and sandals for hiking. The staff is very nice and helpful. I only wish they had more choices for women. More choices for men here:) Overall, it is like a toy store for outdoor enthusiasts. I love walking out and checking all the products - kayaks, camping equipment etc. Always a pleasure.

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Thank jodi2009
Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The range was nice, as was the simulated range. But the bald-headed manager was unimpressive. He could not answer any questions about how the process worked. When my husband and I asked about the simulated range, he pointed to a placard. When we asked the differences in the offerings, he simply said, "It all depends on what you like." We... More 

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4 Thank WorldTraveler007-01
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334 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our time at the live range as well as the 180 simulator. The staff were very helpful in explaining the rules and also with how to utilize the various options for the simulator. We had a great time and hope to comeback sometime. Maybe Gander MTn will open another Academy closer in NC.

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Thank WCUcody
Orlando, Florida
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24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

If you need soemthing for the outdoor lifestyle, this is the place to go. Weather you're into nature, or hunting, boating, or camping, or just want a different fuel for your BBQ, I suggest comping here. Lots of tech clothing options, equipment, footwear and weapons. The staff is really helpful, and the prices are decent. I wouldn't seek sports equipment... More 

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Thank Lisa L
Halifax Region, Canada
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Anything and everything you could want or need for out door living and fun. If you hit the sales racks you can score some really great deals on brand name clothing like under armour or Columbia ect... They have a beautiful gun school I have not been in there yet but it looks very high end classy. I would highly... More 

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Thank Tasha0555
Orlando, Florida
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75 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Gander Mountain has a great shooting academy. We like to go with our girls and shoot using the 180 simulator. The guns are glocks with compressed air. They give a great feel of a real gun. If you'd like a fun few hours this is a great choice!

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