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Limited availability:

Some venues may have limited availability. Please contact us at 801-972-1326 for more information.

Map of the recommended access route to Lee Kay Public Shooting Range, via the north frontage road off 7200 West.

Map of recommended detour (click to enlarge).

Frontage road closure:

The Canyon River pipeline project has closed the 1730 South frontage road at 5600 West. Access to the Lee Kay Public Shooting Range will be via the north frontage road off 7200 West.

Please do not drive through or around any of the construction barricades. The barricades are there for safety—yours and that of the construction workers.

The closure is expected to be in effect until mid-June.

Dog training area closure

The Wasatch Hunt Retriever Club is holding American Kennel Club trials in the dog training area Friday, May 27 through Monday, May 30. The entire area will be closed to public training during this time, and will reopen Tuesday, May 31.

Volunteer at Lee Kay Public Shooting Range

Apply now to our volunteering program

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Volunteering at the Lee Kay Public Shooting Range can be an extremely rewarding experience with a wide variety of opportunities. Volunteering involves working with adults, youth and special interest groups to help ensure a fun and safe experience.

Our volunteers are extremely important to the LKPSR facility; without them, the facility would not function but the role also comes with some important conditions and responsibilities. If you have any questions about any aspect of your volunteer service, please feel free to ask the LKPSR management.

Screening Process

Screening potential volunteers is essential to maintaining the high standards of the LKPSR. This page gives an outline of the process. Management will interview each volunteer applicant. Selection criteria include but are not limited to:

  • Positive outlook and favorable attitude towards the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and the LKPSR
  • Willingness to have, and successful completion of, a background check through the National Crime Identification System
  • Willingness to serve at least the minimum required hours for a volunteer
  • Willingness to be flexible in the duties asked of the volunteer
Acceptance

Once an applicant has been approved by management, and the criminal background check has been successfully completed per Utah Department of Natural Resources policies, management will contact the applicant to schedule the start of the training process.

Probationary Period

The probationary period is the first 24 hours of service from the time of a volunteer's start date. Volunteers are responsible for completing the initial volunteer training prior to beginning the probationary period.

Volunteer Knowledge and Behavior Expectations
  1. Volunteers must be friendly, tactful, polite and considerate. Most people respond favorably to kind and courteous treatment. Remember, we want the public to visit and support our range.
  2. Volunteers must wear their official uniform (orange safety vest & ID badge) when performing assigned duties or as noted.
  3. Upon completion of the initial volunteer training, volunteers should have good knowledge of range safety and have a willingness to learn more about firearms/archery equipment, ammunition, marksmanship and hunting laws and be able to answer questions or direct the public to sources of information.
  4. Complete a minimum of 24 hours of service every 3 months (8 hours each month is preferred).
  5. Do not bring children or pets to the range while on duty.
  6. Do not use tobacco or nicotine vaporizers while on the line or in view of the public.
  7. Follow our procedures for emergencies and other unexpected or unusual situations.
  8. Willingness to be flexible of the duties one is asked to perform as a volunteer at the range.

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