The Ideal Training Facility for Law Enforcement Officers

Located an hour’s drive North from Pittsburgh in the borough of Kittanning in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, Ben Franklin Range is the east coast’s premiere firearms training facility. It is also an ideal venue for law enforcement trainees.

Sharpen your pistol/rifle shooting skills using our various ranges and shoot house. Drive off-road and encounter a variety of terrains sprawled all over 1,100 acres of wilderness with water around parts of property. Lodging accommodations are also available.

Training can occur 24/7/365 with no restrictions and in very private setting.

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Facility Particulars

Shoot House

Housed under one roof with multiple points of entry and a catwalk for instructors. Training is available 24 hours with no time and noise restrictions. Our shoot house can be rented for private or group activities.

Receive training in a 6,000-square-foot, 2-story, modular building with customizable layouts. Use this venue for force-on-force CQB with Simunition®

Firing Ranges

Located just a walking distance away from the shoot house, our ranges are available for group and private rentals. Choose from a variety of options:

  • 1 mile shooting range (Spring 2023)
  • Two – 50m x 100m Flat Turfed Ranges
  • Officer Brian Shaw Range (With Steel and Barricades)
  • 25m 100m 300m 400m 600m 700m known and unknown distances over 1 mile


Find conveniently located lodges with 15 bunk beds and 2 full bathrooms, a kitchenette, lockable storage lockers, and a common living area. Safe and secure, these lodges can accommodate units, teams, and agencies.

Nightly rentals are available with range and shoot house rentals. Please know that there is ample parking space in the area.

Ben Franklin Range is Proud to Partner with Geissele Automatics as our
Official Range Firearms Supplier.

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Let’s Talk About Training Requirements

Ben Franklin Range is owned and operated by law enforcement and military personnel, as well as civilians. Feel free to ask for information or assistance with your various training requirements.