Who We Are
Armory Ranges is the hub for the two premier shooting facilities in Tennessee, Nashville Armory and Franklin Range facilities. Each store offers an impressive retail showroom, classrooms, and state of the art indoor shooting range. Our facilities rank as one of the largest and most advanced firearm facilities in the country. Nashville Armory and Franklin Range's retail shop offers a full line of firearms, accessories, ammunition, apparel, and knives. Our range features climate-controlled pistol and rifle rated bays and our training center offers a wide variety of classes for any skill level lead by our multi-level certified instructors.
Why We Are Different
We know that buying a firearm can be an intimidating experience. Armory Ranges has a different mold in mind: open, modern and clean. Armory Ranges facilities pride themselves on having no attitude and a no-pressure staff. Whether it's your first time holding a firearm, or you're an experienced shooter, you will be met and guided by professionals whose only goal is to provide a safe and comfortable environment in which to assist you with your personal shooting needs.
What We Do
Offering the finest names in the industry, and boasting a wide selection of new and pre-owned firearms, suppressors, optics, knives, apparel, and shooting accessories. Our knowledgeable sales professionals will help meet any shooter's needs.
From a Basic Handgun Carry Permit class to an Advanced Defensive Carbine course, our certified instructors are committed to helping you reach your shooting potential.
Our ranges offer indoor rifle or pistol shooting in climate controlled bays on the most advanced wireless target systems available for an unparalleled shooting experience.
To promote firearm safety, responsibility and proficiency through education and training.
Whether you're an avid hunter, experienced marksman, or just someone who enjoys a fun day on the range, you'll find a lot to love at one of our Armory Range locations. We believe strongly in the Second Amendment and our mission is to promote responsible gun ownership in our communities.
Owner & President
Gary is the owner and founder of the Nashville Armory since opening 2005.
Kennan is the Vice President of all Armory Ranges locations.
General Manager & Instructor: Nashville Armory
Jason enjoys instructing, teaching and doing. He is former U.S. Army Special Forces and has 6+ years of instructing outside of the military.
General Manager: Franklin Range
Jeff is the manager of the Franklin Range.
Director of Training & Instructor
Rich is a credentialed teacher in various disciplines, with over 15 years of teaching experience. Rich believes what he brings to the table for his students is the ability to help them understand a concept and become better, through clear and simple explanations.
Karen enjoys helping people and teaching them the basics of firearm handling. She is a former police officer with 6 years of instructing experience.
Professional instructor, proficient in shotgun and handgun training.
Kent is a former police officer with 16 years of instructing experience.