Cameo Shooting and Education Complex

2,000 acre

opened May 20, 2017

  • May 20, 2017 First Shot Ceremony took place
  • 2018 open to the public
  • 67 positions at distances from 5 yards to 200 yards
  • Clay target center
  • Action Shooting Pavilion
  • 10-65 yard archery ranges
  • Specialty ranges
  • Small bore range
  • High power range
  • Rifle silhouette range
  • Benchrest range
  • Multiple pistol ranges
  • Broached-cross bow-FITA range

Cameo Shooting and Education Complex
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
3934 I 9/10 Rd
De Beque, CO 81630

Centennial Gun Club

5,000 square feet

Opened in 2012

  • 44 lanes
  • 360 degree turning targets
  • Training Center – four training classrooms
  • four on-staff gunsmiths
  • An annual Firearms Festival

Visited the Centennial Gun Club and WOW what a cool range & shop

Friendly staff, impressive facilities and lot of selection. They offer many services too.

A must visit if you are in Denver, CO

Thanks to @chris.stel02 for the heads up on this shop. I drove right past it, but was definitely worth visiting


Centennial Gun Club
11800 E. Peakview Ave
Centennial, CO 80111


Dragonman’s Military Museum

Over 3,000 guns

Opened in 1982

260 acres

Colorado Springs, CO

  • Private museum owned by Mel “Dragonman” Bernstein
  • 65,000sq ft museum on 260 remote acres
  • 80 military vehicles, 900 uniformed mannequins
  • Open April – November
  • $20 Adults / $10 Child Tours on Sundays

Dragonman’s Military Museum
1200 Dragonman Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80929
(719) 683-2200

Dragonman’s Military Museum
Colorado Springs, CO

Possibly the best World War Two Museum I’ve seen. A very complete collection with tours led by Dragon Man If you have a chance to experience the Military Museum at DragonLand, you will not be disappointed

Dragon Land is AWESOME If you like guns, or Military history, then you need to visit this place This intro video will be just the first of a series of videos from Dragon Land The BEST Military Museum I’ve seen, and I’ve seen a lot of them Stay tuned for more from Dragonland, the coolest Gun Shop in Colorado

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Trinidad Gunsmithing School

 first offered in 1947

America’s Premier Gunsmithing School.

Oldest gunsmithing program in the United States

  •  first gunsmithing courses were designed and offered at Trinidad State in 1947
    by P.O. Ackley
  • NRA affiliated Gunsmithing school (1 of 4)
  • Offers NRA approved short-term gunsmithing courses
  • – three days to two weeks in length
  • a two year Gunsmithing Degree Program
  • TSJC Summer NRA program
    –  nine weeks

  •  AAS – Gunsmithing
  •  Brownell’s Am Firearms Tech Instructor
  •  Custom Pistolsmithing (1911) Certificate
  •  Gunsmithing Fine Arts
  •  Gunsmithing Technician
  •  NRA Firearms Safety Instructor
  •  Small Arms Level I Certificate

Gunsmithing School at Trinidad State Junior College 
600 Prospect St., Campus Box 331
Trinidad, CO 81082


Colorado School of Trades

20,000 square foot

established in 1947

  • 1947 gunsmith education program established
  • founded by John J. Snyder
  • 1950’s ceased offering all programs but Gunsmithing
  • in the same location since the early 1970’s
  • 1990 purchased by Sawtooth, Inc.
  • 1990 to 2018 Robert E. Martin served as President of Sawtooth, Inc
  • 1992 first offered Associate Degree in Gunsmithing
  • up to 160 students
  • Associate of Occupational Studies Degree in Gunsmithing , 800 total hours
  •  students learn how to succeed in gunsmithing career.
  • student-run CST Rifle & Pistol Club
  • just a few miles from Denver

School training students in the Artisan Craft of Gunsmithing

Colorado School of Trades
575 HOYT ST., LAKEWOOD, CO 80215

(303) 233-4697 EXT. 11