March Deals and Events at Bristlecone Shooting, Training & Retail Center in Lakewood

Lucky you! You’re part of the best indoor range, retail and training community in Colorado! Here’s what we have in store for you this month at Bristlecone Shooting, Training & Retail Center in Lakewood:


We’ve got a few new classes and seminars this month to keep you interested or to encourage you to try something new!

  • AR Build Experience – This experience can be scheduled around you and is something no one else offers.  If you’re interested in building your own AR, but not sure how to start, this is a great option for you. The Bristlecone Gunsmith AR Build Experience allows you to work one-on-one alongside the Bristlecone Head Gunsmith in his custom shop to build a safe, functioning rifle that is one of a kind.  No tools or build experience required. During your 4 hour (approximate timeframe) session, you’ll learn all the tips and tricks associated with your build. You’ll leave with a functioning rifle AND the knowledge to do it again on your own in the future. Range time to test fire your new rifle included.  Click here to register.
  • Gun Law Seminar March 3rd at 1PM – Presented by US Law Shield.  Don’t think anything bad can happen to you if you own a gun? The fact is that it can and does happen to legal gun owners everyday. Come join experienced program attorneys and law enforcement professionals as they explain the basic laws and strategies gun owners need to stay out of trouble. Further, receive critical knowledge on what to do if you are forced to protect yourself.  Click here to register.
  • Women’s Personal Safety Seminar March 9th 8AM – Choose to take control of your safety. This seminar is designed to meet women’s specific personal safety needs in the streets, the workplace, and at home. In addition to teaching personal safety tactics, our goal is to empower women through knowledge of the emotional and psychological processes that take place during a confrontation. We will cover awareness and avoidance of danger and confrontation, verbal de-escalation during a confrontation, fear management and proper mindset during a confrontation, simple, intuitive tactics to protect yourself when your safety is threatened.  This is a non-firearms class.  Click here to register.
  • Defensive Knife Seminar March 9th 2PM – This 4 hour course is simple, intuitive and efficient. You will learn tactics that prepare you for plausible attack scenarios without the need to memorize complicated sequences or techniques. You will retain what you learn and be able to effectively apply these tactics under stress. The psychology and physiology of confrontation and how the brain/body function under the stress of an attack are covered. You will learn how to effectively manage your fear to combat an attack.
    No experience or equipment necessary.  This is a non-firerarms class.  Click here to register.

Featured Training Class of the Month = INTRO TO AR PLATFORM

Get an extra 10% off this class when you register in March!  This comprehensive course is designed to lay the groundwork for basic rifle handling, ammunition, selecting and storing a rifle and most importantly, rifle safety. Skills learned in the classroom will be reinforced in the live fire range time session included in this class. Whether you have never held a rifle before or have experience and want to refine your basic skills, this class will help you start and gain confidence in your ability to handle them safely. You need to come in or call to get the discount applied when you register.  You can view our training calendar here.


You’re lucky if you sign up or renew your Membership this month at Bristlecone.  You’ll get 3 extra guest passes this month to make it 9 for the year with your Membership.  Wow!  That’s a lot of people you can bring in to share the experience here with you.

Ladies Night Special Event March 12th

Ladies shoot for free every Tuesday after 5PM at Bristlecone, but mark March 12th on your calendar for a special Ladies Night Event!  Join Concealed Carry Instructor,  Cindy DeSplinter and Bristlecone owner, Jacquelyn Clark as they host a FREE Concealed Carry Workshop for Women March 12th at 6PM – Finding the right way to carry concealed comfortably and confidently can be challenging if you’re a woman. There are so many traditional and non-traditional holster options and lots of off body carry choices. What is right for your body type and lifestyle that is still safe and reliable? Join instructor Cindy DeSplinter and owner Jacquelyn Clark as they talk about their personal experiences, showcase several on body and off body carry options, and answer your questions. No fee, registration requested.  Click here to register.