Casual or competitive shooting can be a safe and enjoyable experience for juniors as well.
Blue Trail Range welcomes juniors ages 9 and older onto our range, so long as they are accompanied by an adult. Juniors can receive private instruction or join our Junior Rifle Club, through which they can receive basic safety or advanced instruction.
Join the Blue Trail Range Junior Rifle Club – Home of Championship Shooters!
Registration will be held on October 1 & 2, 2022 from 10AM-3PM at Blue Trail Range, 316 N Branford Rd, Wallingford, CT for the Oct 2022 — March 2023 Season! Students will have choice of day/time. Qualified NRA Instructorswill teach students the principles of basic safe gun handling and marksmanship. Exposure to include basic, intermediate, and advanced match experience as well as the opportunity to compete in local, state, national, and international competition. No experience necessary! Season runs from mid-October to end of March. Blue Trail Range provides all firearms, ammunition, shooting clothing, range time, and instructors. Awards will be presented at the end of the season. Visit for more information and/or register at Blue Trail Range, 316 N Branford Rd, Wallingford, CT, on October 1 or 2 between 10AM-3PM (parent must attend with student). You will be at the range for approximately one hour. Stop in and enroll your son/daughter in the safest sport in the state! Registration Form will be published closer to the registration date.
Can’t wait until October?
In the interim, you could schedule a “private instruction for junior rifle club” by calling 203-269-3888 and asking for Deb or Kyle. The instruction includes a safety briefing, introduction to the firearms used in junior rifle club, live fire on the range for about 45 minutes (or 50 rounds), use of the firearms, targets, range time, eye and ear protection, and the instructor. The charge is $100 and lasts about 1.25 hours.
Interested in learning more about opportunities for Juniors?
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