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Altitude Defense is locally owned and operated by Cynthia Heitz. It is a gun store and virtual shooting range located at 953 Park Ave.

Altitude Defense offers a wide variety of firearms, gear and apparel for both men and women. The virtual shooting range simulator is available to improve your firearm skill set whether you are a beginner or advanced firearm enthusiast. The simulator is also available for families or group-fun competition.

Altitude Defense also offers: Champion gun safes and vault doors, minor gunsmith repairs, maintenance and gun cleaning, cigars and a smoking patio.

Our knowledgeable, friendly and customer-oriented staff are here to help make your visit an enjoyable experience. Visit our store, and let our team walk you through your firearm venture.

Store hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Shooting range hours are noon to 5 p.m. Altitude “After Hours” are 6-8 p.m. Call (970) 946-7151 to schedule your time slot.