Recreational Sport Shooting

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General Information

General guidelines to safe Recreational Sport Shooting

Areas open to Recreational Sport Shooting

  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife map of shooting ranges in Colorado
  • County Open Space provided these guidelines and all State/Federal rules are adhered to. Please see Open Space areas that are closed to Recreational Sport Shooting.
  • Private property in Clear Creek County with the following guidelines:
    • If local covenants allow
    • With permission from the property owner
    • A sufficient backstop in place to keep bullets from leaving the property
    • No Drugs or Alcohol
    • Follow Colorado Revised Statues pertaining to Firearms or other misconduct
    • Be respectful of your neighbors, no shooting after sunset or before sunrise
  • Sportsman's Club (Members only)
  • U.S.F.S.

Areas Closed to Recreational Sport Shooting

  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife
    • Bergen Peak State Wildlife Area (PDF) - The discharge of firearms or bows is prohibited, except when hunting.
    • Georgetown State Wildlife Area - Those lands that are within the Georgetown municipal limits.
  • County Open Space
    • Beaver Brook Watershed - Hunting is allowed during established hunting seasons for the purposes of hunting.
    • Game Check Park
    • Lawson Whitewater Park
    • Oxbow property
    • Philadelphia Mill Site
  • Denver Mountain Parks – No firearms, bows or hunting.
  • Historic District Public Lands (HDPLC) – All public lands within the HDPLC boundary and the Saxon Mountain Study Area. Hunting is allowed during established hunting seasons for the purposes of hunting.
    • Map (PDF) of Georgetown-Silver Plume Historic District Public Lands
  • USFS Properties

Northern Front Range Recreational Sport Shooting Management Partnership