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Golden Gun Club

Golden Gun Club

Denver's Premier Shooting Facility


  • [November 28, 2021]

    **** Membership Renewal Due ****

    Membership Renewals are due by February 28, 2022. Renewal forms will NOT be mailed out to you as in the past. The renewal form and waiver will now be filled out and submitted online. The new online form contains membership levels pricing, and will allow you to upload digital images of your NRA membership, and workbond documentation, as well as submit your payment. Click to go to the Online Renewal Form

    If you have questions, please contact Paul Pedri by E-Mail.

  • [January 16, 2020]

    ******* Range Infomation Line is the Club's Official Information Source! *******

    Please note that the Range Information Line remains the official source of up-to-date information about the Club and activities at the range. In the event that the Website is down, please call the Range Information Line for the schedule and announcements. Make a note of the phone number, save it to your phone and call prior to each time you travel to the Club: 303-512-9742.

  • [December 1, 2021]

    **** December Newsletter ****

    The December newsletter has been published. Read or download it from the Newsletter Page.

  • [September 30, 2021]

    **** Rifle Range Closure For Lead Mitigation (RESCHEDULED), December 6-10, 2021 ****

    The range closure for lead mitigation, originally scheduled for November 1-5, 2021 has been rescheduled for early December. The rifle and pistol ranges will now be closed December 6-10, 2021 for lead mitigation/removal. There will be no access to those ranges on those dates. The shotgun facility will remain open.

  • [November 26, 2021]

    **** Rifle Range Closures For December, 2021 ****

    The rifle range will be closed on the following days and times this month:
    ‣ Thursdays, December 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th from 7:00AM to 11:00AM, for maintenance.
    ‣ Tuesday, December 14th, the Central Range will be closed for Aurora SWAT.
    ‣ Tuesday, December 21nd, the Central Range will be closed for Denver Police Department - Patrol Rifle.
    ‣ Saturday, December 11th, the Rifle Range will be closed for a Work Party from 7:30AM until 12:00PM.

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

  • [March 1, 2020]

    **** Accepting Applications for New Members 2022 ****

    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 10 field Trap, Skeet and 5 Stand 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, Smallbore Rifle, and Bowling Pin. These matches are open to the public.


Golden Gun Club
1503 S. Watkins Road
Watkins, CO 80137
Clubhouse Phone: 303-366-6970
Range Information Line: 303-512-9742

Clubhouse Hours:

Winter hours:

Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed Mondays

Summer hours (During Daylight Savings Time):

Friday - Monday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM


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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