Lucky YOU! It’s March at Bristlecone Shooting, Training & Retail Center

It’s going to be a great month at your favorite indoor range, retail and training facility!  And while the weather promises to be snowy and unpredictable outside, you’re guaranteed a warm and inviting environment inside at Bristlecone.  Check out everything we have going on in March below and be sure to stay tuned to our social media channels for regular updates and notifications.


March Membership Madness

We’re giving you THREE EXTRA GUEST PASSES with any new Membership purchase or renewal in March.  That’s a $60 value and three extra opportunities to share your time on the range with friends and family!  All month this March when you purchase or renew your Membership, you’ll be getting a total of NINE GUEST PASSES!  This is one of our most popular Membership promotions, so don’t wait to take advantage of it!  You can check out all the Member benefits here.


Member Seminars are BACK

These free-for-Members educational events are back by popular demand, and with new and improved content!  Our first seminars this month are all about outfitting your firearm with the right accessories.  Learn from the experts about how to select the right add-ons for your goals and budget.

Rifle Outfitting

Rifle Accessories/Configurations – How do I choose? Rifles are highly customizable,  and in a world with so many marketing outlets, it can be difficult to know where to spend your money.  Join us in a discussion to help you identify which accessories might be right for you, and how to configure your rifle for its intended use.  Whether for competition, home defense, recreational use, or hunting this will surly help get you started or clarify what options are right for you.

Pistol Outfitting

There are hundreds of ways to achieve your goals, and when it comes down to handguns, there are thousands of modifications and options for us to choose from. If you are starting to get lost in all the different options, this seminar is for you! We will focus on finding the best options for your purpose. Join us as we discuss the various options and uses of flashlights, red dots, and lasers, as well as answer any questions you may have about finding the right accessories.


  • Optics (Red Dots)
  • Lasers
  • Flashlights


These educational seminars are FREE if you’re a Bristlecone Member, $10 for non-Members.  Secure your spot here.


Featured Class of the Month – Rifle 2

This month, we’re highlighting our Rifle 2 class at Bristlecone.  That means you’ll get an extra 10% off when you register for an upcoming session.  Members – that’s 20% off for you (please call or come in to stack the discount), when you stack this discount with your regular Membership discount!  Here’s why our Rifle 2 class is amazing….


Our Rifle 2 class continues to get students excited about training with their semi-automatic rifles. Students will get the opportunity to learn different shooting positions, speed and tactical reloads, balancing speed versus accuracy, and malfunction clearing! This course is designed for students familiar with the rifle platform and can safely handle a rifle while learning new material. Whether students are looking to up their game with the rifle platform for the shooting sports or getting ready to take our tactical rifle series, this class will push them to the next level.

Upcoming sessions: 3/10, 3/25, 4/8, 4/15 7PM $135

Read more about Lead Rifle Instructor, Travis here.

Register for one of the sessions here.


Special Ladies Night Event – Tuesday 3/14

It’s all about the Ladies every Tuesday at Bristlecone, with free range time all day on Tuesdays and walk-in, free instruction most Tuesday evenings (check our Training Calendar for details).

On Tuesday 3/14, join Instructor Cindy Coker for a “Fit of a Firearm as a Female” classroom discussion and range demo starting at 5:30.  No registration required, just come in for some discussion and demos led by an expert on the topic!

Bristlecone’s March “Round Up” Charity

When you come in and make a purchase this month, you’ll have the opportunity to round up and benefit the Jefferson County K-9s in the name of Graffit, the JCSO fallen K-9 who gave his life in the line of duty last month.  Graffit heroically saved the lives of several officers when he located an armed suspect they were searching for.  We were honored to host Graffit and the other Lakewood and JCSO K-9s at our Member Appreciation event last Spring and are looking forward to continuing to support these brave community members through your contributions this month to the Graffit Memorial Fund by rounding up at our registers.


March USCCA Events

USCCA Member Appreciation Event 3/3 4-7PM

If you’re a USCCA Member, you’ll want to mark your calendar, so you don’t miss this event!  From 4-7PM we’ll be celebrating USCCA Members with refreshments, a fun BINGO competition on the range with prizes and a storewide sale.  Come enjoy some time on the range with other responsibly armed folks in the community this Friday.

Register here.

USCCA Workshop – The Legal Use of Force 3/8 5:30PM

The “Legal use of Force” is a 2 hour USCCA mini class that is designed to give you more confidence in defending yourself legally. Topics include:

Legal Definitions of Reasonable and Deadly Force
Use of Force Continuum
Four Pillars of Justifiable Use of Deadly Force
Defense in Home vs Defense Outside of HomeDefending Property

A US Concealed Carry representative will be in available to answer your questions and help you connect with more training and resources. Take this next step in your firearms training to be better prepared to defend yourself legally.

Register here.