Public Shooting Range
The Summit County Shooting Range is located between Dillon and
Keystone, Colorado. The street address is:
639 County Rd. 66
Dillon, CO 80435
Please click here for maps and complete
The hours for the range are
- April-October: 7:00 AM till 8:00 PM
- November-March: 7:00 AM till 5:00 PM
Please check the "Range News" box to the right for potential
range closures before you go. You can also
sign up for email notifications so
you will receive an email notice of when the range will be closed.
RSO Calendar not only shows when a volunteer NRA-Certified Range
Safety Officer (RSO) will be on duty, but also shows you when the
range will be closed and when SRA Board meetings are scheduled.
is no fee to use the range. It is provided as a community
service by Summit County and is maintained
by volunteers. The range is typically not staffed. Volunteer
NRA-certified Range Safety Officers may be assisting with safe range
operations at certain times. Check out the
RSO Calendar to see their schedule.
You can help keep this range free to use by helping out with
a small donation either here
on the website or in the donation receptacles at either end of the
Your support is greatly appreciated!
Facilities / Target Stands
There are limited facilities at range. There is now a porta-potty,
but there is no running water or electricity. Take note before planning
your day at the range.
There are three separate ranges at this facility: 1) 50 Yard
Pistol/Rimfire Range, 2) 100 Yard Centerfire Rifle Range, and 3)
a Trap Range. Targets bases and stands
are provided on the 50 and 100 Yard ranges. Please see the
Targets Page for complete information
on selecting and mounting targets at this range.
trap range is equipped with simple throwers. However, they may not
be functional or may be busy when you arrive, so consider bringing
your own thrower just in case.
The Summit County Shooting Range is divided into four separate
areas as shown here.
The area in red is for law enforcement use only and is not available
for public use.
The green area is designated for handguns (and rimfire rifles).
The maximum range is about 48 yards.
blue area is the only range that supports center-fire rifles. This
includes .223 and 5.56mm rifles. The maximum range is about 110
yards. Please do not bring 50 caliber and larger centerfire rifles
to the range as the backstop is not currently designed to safely
absorb the energy from these rounds.
Finally, the yellow area is set aside for shotgun use. Only shotguns
(and shotshell pistols) are allowed on the shotgun range. Pistol
or rifle shooting on the shotgun range is not permitted.
Facility Rules and Regulations
As described on the Targets Page,
you may only mount and shoot at paper, cardboard, and commercial
reusable stationary targets. Range rules now have the force of law
and are punishable by fines and/or expulsion from the range.
The Summit County Sheriff's Office is patrolling the range frequently.
In addition, NRA-certified Range Safety Officers may be on duty.
Please see the
Rules and Regulations page prior to visiting the range. You
can also download and print the
Range Brochure (pdf) which also provides the rules and regulations
in a compact, 2-page form you can throw in your shooting bag.
Facility Operations and Maintenance
The rifle range viewed from atop the
berm. The Ten Mile Range is in the background.
The Summit County Shooting Range is managed, maintained, and
equipped by the users of the range.
There are little or no regular government funds set aside for cleanup,
upkeep, target frames, etc. This means that you are the
management. You are the keeper of the range.
The appearance of this range reflects on the firearms owners
of Summit County. Please be responsible in cleaning up your trash.
Please dispose of the spent-target waste (splintered frames, paper,
etc.) before you leave. If a trash can is full, go ahead and dump
it into the dumpster so the next visitor will have a place to put
Try and leave the range a little nicer than when you arrived.
You are required to clean up your brass or spent shell casings. Bring a broom and dustpan to help make
this easier. Place your empty ammo boxes and used targets in the dumpster or the provided
The range is periodically closed for cleanup and maintenance.
Sign up for email notifications so
you can avoid arriving at a closed range...or so you can volunteer
to help keep this range looking great!
Find any Errors on this page?
and they will be corrected as soon as possible.
About This Page
This web page is produced by the
Summit Range Association which
helps operate and maintain the range. This range is on land
Summit County and is a public facility.