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Golden Gun Club

Golden Gun Club

Denver's Premier Shooting Facility


  • [September. 9, 2020]

    **** Open House for Board Candidates ****

    There will be an election of Officers in November. While there are two incumbents expected to run, the positions up for election include Treasurer, Secretary, Instructor, and Senior Executive. If you are interested in serving and have been a Member for 5 years, please join the Board at the Clubhouse for an open house on October 13, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. You can get an overview of how the Board works and the time commitments involved. The Club depends on Members willing to step up and serve on the Board with others committed to the future. We look forward to meeting interested candidates. Thank you.

  • [June. 1, 2020]

    **** Range Officers Wanted For Matches ****

    Members wishing to receive a work party credit may volunteer to act as a range officer during scheduled matches. Please contact the Match Directors listed in the Newsletter to sign up.

  • [August. 28, 2020]

    **** Rifle Range Closures For September, 2020 ****

    The rifle range will be closed on the following days and times this month:
    ‣ Thursdays, September 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th from 5:00AM to 11:00AM, for maintenance.
    ‣ Tuesday, September 8th, the Central Range will be closed for Aurora SWAT.
    ‣ Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, September 9th - 11th, the Central Range will be closed for 743rd Intelligence Battalion.
    ‣ Tuesday, September 15th, the Central Range will be closed for Denver Police Department - Patrol Rifle.
    ‣ Saturday, September 12th, the Rifle Range will be closed for a Work Party from 7:30AM until 12:00PM.

    Call the Range Information Line: 303-512-9742, for any last minute changes in the schedule.

  • [March. 1, 2020]

    **** Accepting Applications for New Members 2020 ****

    Golden Gun Club is now accepting applications for new members. See instructions for applying on the Membership Information Page.

    If you have questions, please contact Paul Pedri by phone: 303-366-6970, or E-Mail.

Golden Gun Club is located in Watkins, CO, approximately 22 miles east of Downtown Denver (see location or map). We have an eight field Trap and Skeet range, and a 75 point Rifle/Pistol range out to 500 yards. Our Rifle/Pistol range is members only, but our Trap and Skeet range is open to the public. Trap and Skeet hours of operation, prices, and phone numbers are listed at the Trap & Skeet Site.

For those interested in becoming members, we have a full membership which allows access to our Rifle/Pistol range, and discounts on our Trap and Skeet Range. For those only interested in trap and skeet, we offer a shotgun membership which grants you discount rates on trap and skeet range fees. For information on becoming member, see our Membership Information Page.

If you are seeking information about the club or the range, please see our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.

Be sure and call the Range Information Line 303-512-9742 or the clubhouse 303-366-6970 to confirm trap and skeet hours and for rifle range schedule and closures.


Golden Gun Club hosts monthly matches in the following of shooting disciplines: Muzzleloaders, Black Powder Cartridge Silhouette, Service Rifle, Cowboy Silhouette, Junior Program and Smallbore Rifle. These matches are open to the public.


Golden Gun Club
1503 S. Watkins Road
Watkins, CO 80137
Clubhouse Phone: 303-366-6970
If you have phone problems with 303-366-6970, please use 303-366-0340 instead.
Range Information Line: 303-512-9742


Take I-70 East 8 miles past the DIA exit (Pena Blvd.) to the Watkins/Front Range Airport exit. Go South 3 miles on Watkins Road. The club is on the west side of Watkins Rd.

From the northwest metro area (Boulder, Broomfield, Westminster), take US 36 East past I-25 to I-70. Take I-70 Eastbound 8 miles past the DIA exit (Pena Blvd.) to the Watkins/Front Range Airport exit. Go South 3 miles on Watkins Road. The club is on the west side of Watkins Rd.

From the southern metro area (Parker, Centennial), take E-470 North, exit on Quincy Avenue. Go 6 miles East. Turn left (North) on Watkins Road and proceed 3.2 miles. The club is on the west side of Watkins Rd.

From the northern metro area (Thornton, Brighton), take E-470 South, exit on I-70 Eastbound. Go 6 miles East. Exit at Watkins/Front Range Airport exit, and proceed south 3.2 miles. The club is on the west side of Watkins Rd.

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