Looking for specialized 1-on-1 or group lessons with an NRA Certified Instructor?
Blue Trail Range offers shooting instruction for adults and juniors ages 9 and older across various types of firearms. Each instruction session includes a safety lecture detailing the basic parts of firearms, proper firearm safety/handling, and shooting fundamentals. Shooters will then spend time live firing on the range with targets, ammunition, and firearms provided by Blue Trail Range. Instruction available for rifles, handguns, or shotgun clay shooting.
Interested in learning more about private lessons or first time shooting experiences?
If you would like to sign up for a private lesson please give us a call 203-269-3280 and ask for Kyle (General Manager) or Deb (President).
About Private Lessons
Blue Trail Range offers shooting instruction for adults and juniors as young as 10 years old by NRA Certified Instructors.
Scheduled on days depending on instructor’s availability
1-on-1 with an NRA Certified Instructor. More people in your group? You can have as many in your group as you want; per person fee applies.
We recommend no less than one hour per lesson. Training session includes:
Safety lecture covers basic parts of the firearms, firearm safety/handling, and basic shooting fundamentals (approximately 15-20 minutes).
Live Fire on the firing line w/ selected firearms (approximately 45-40 minutes).
We provide targets, firearms, ammunition, eye/ear protection. Have your own? Bring it along!
Unless other arrangements have been made with management, all reservations for private instruction will require full payment at the time of booking.
Ammunition based on a 1-hour lesson
Per Person, Per Half Hour
.22 bolt action rifle fired at 50 feet indoors or outdoors at 50 or 100-yards
Handgun .22 Instruction
Per Person, Per Half Hour
.22 revolver or semi-automatic pistol fired indoors.
Handgun 9mm / .38 /.45ACP Instruction
Per Person, Per Hour
Revolvers or semi-automatics fired outdoors. Includes 100 rounds of ammunition per shooter.
.20ga or .12ga shotgun shooting at moving clay pigeons (includes clays & 75 rounds of ammunition per shooter).
Are you a first time shooter?
Our staff of NRA Certified Instructors make use of classroom instruction time and range time to demonstrate that the shooting sports are safe and fun. After a thorough and informative safety lecture, our range officers will continue to make sure all shooters are firing safely at all times while on the range. We also host events designed to provide first time shooters an experience they will never forget!