Utah County Sheriff's Office

Utah County Sheriff's Office Firearms Shooting Range
Welcome to Utah County Sheriff's Office Administration


Sergeant Shawn Radmall
Range Master

Deputy Mat Farnsworth
Chief Armorer




The Firearms staff is tasked with conducting quality firearms related training for over 300 sworn deputies; maintaining and improving the Utah County Sheriff’s Office Thistle Firing Range, and hosting the firearms training and activities of more than 30 private, City, State and Federal entities. The Firearms staff also supports safe gun handling and public education by partnering with several non-profit private groups who teach and promote gun safety and shooting sports.

The Thistle Gun Range will open for the year on friday, June 17, 2016.

The Range will be closed October 14, 2016 and October 15, 2016

Call 801-851-4370 for up to date recorded information.

Public Range Days: Fridays 5:00 p.m. to dusk   (June - October)
  Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  (June - October)
Range Will Be Closed On :* Friday, September 2, 2016
  Saturday, September 3, 2016
  Friday, September 16, 2016
  Saturday, September 17, 2016
  Friday, October 7, 2016
  Saturday, October 8, 2016
  Friday, October 14, 2016
  Saturday, October 15, 2016


* Range may be closed without notice on dates not listed. Please call 801-851-4370 for up-to-date Range information.

Range access is free but shooters must sign a waver at the office and provide their own eye and ear protection as well as paper or cardboard targets.

The Firearms Staff:
1. Consists of two full time instructor/armorers, and 30 adjunct instructors.
2. Scheduled 262 training events during the last calendar year.
3. Schedules and hosts the training of 28 additional law enforcement agencies.
4. Partners with several private non-profit firearms training groups including: Hunter Safety, Boy Scouts of America, Action Target, Women in the Outdoors, Wildlife Turkey Federation and the Wasatch Mountain Shooters Association. (I.D.P.A.) http://wasatchshooters.com