Arriving to Austere Precision and What to Pack

Welcome to Kettle Falls, Washington. Our lodge is located just south of the Canadian border, in a heavily wooded, peaceful part of town right along the scenic Crown Creek and is a two and half hour drive from Spokane Airport. Not only do we provide world-class tactical training and hunting experiences to all that come to the ranch, we also provide an excellent experience with an abundance of wildlife and unmatched scenery.

If you need a pick up from the airport, please be sure to contact Kyle previously as there will be an additional cost. 

 Please note that each course requires a different packing list that will be sent out to you individually upon purchase. Here is what we suggest to start:


  • Hygiene Kit
  • Shower shoes
  • Cold weather/ Warm weather/Wet weather gear (seasonal) Note: training will not stop due to weather conditions.)
  • Boots
  • Water bottle
  • Sunblock/ Hand warmers (Seasonal)
  • Hunting License (only necessary if hunting.)
  • Fishing License (only necessary if fishing.)


  • Shooters weapon system (Optional/Weapons will be provided to insure optimal equipment is being used for the shooter. We encourage Mil radian first focal plane scopes and .308 rifles that perform under 1 MOA)
  • 200 rounds minimum match grade 175 grain HPBT .308 rounds (Comparable to MIL/LE 118LR/ Ammunition will be available to purchase onsite at market price)
  • Shooting mat (optional)
  • Ear protection
  • Notebook
  • Pen/Pencils
  • Calculator/Phone
  • Rifle cleaning kit/Tool kit for optics and weapon system (Optional)