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SLC Public Shooting Range Celebrates 40th Anniversary During National Shooting Sports Month

Aug 13, 2021, 3:11 PM

SALT LAKE CITY — August is National Shooting Sports Month, and a shooting range may be the best option for those that want to celebrate but don’t want to risk starting a wildfire.

KSL’s Jenne Anderson visited the Lee Kay Public Shooting Range in Salt Lake City to see how Utahns can celebrate safely.

The Lee Kay Public Shooting Range is a full-service public range owned and operated by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. The shooting center has seven outdoor ranges that are open year-round. Lee Kay also features dog training grounds, shooting clinics and hunter education classes.

And to celebrate its 40th anniversary, several discounts will be offered throughout August. An instructor will also be available to offer training and tips for each of the different types of shooting sports. The discounts are as follows:

  • Aug. 7: Visitors will be able to shoot at the archery range for free.
  • Aug. 14: Visitors will be able to shoot at the Big Bore rifle ranges (100, 200, 300 yards) for free.
  • Aug. 21: Visitors will be able to shoot for half-price for one round at one of the shotgun ranges (includes trap, skeet and five-stand).
  • Aug. 28: Visitors to the 25/75 yard rifle ranges will be able to shoot for free.

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SLC Public Shooting Range Celebrates 40th Anniversary During National Shooting Sports Month