Austin, TX: Private Firearm Course - October 27, 2018

Austin, TX: Private Firearm Course - October 27, 2018

Trip Dates

October 27, 2018

Trip Style Trip Style

Bohemian Comfort - Authentic and true immersive experience! Sleep in tents, eat simple, delicious and healthy food and get cozy and intimate with your fellow Betties! Might have to arrange somethings on your own such as ground transportation or do a more extensive preparation than you might in other trip styles*

Convenient Comfort – Minimum effort on your part! Sleep in a room which you might share with one other Betty, eat prepared meals that are hearty and healthy and prepare minimally as the rest is provided. In most cases, ground transportation is included*

Luxury Comfort - Just show up and the rest is covered. Sleep with comfort in a nice bed with luxury linen, eat gourmet food, drink wonderful wine and get plenty of rest before your full day of adventure. Ground transportation is included and all of your gear is provided*

*Air transportation is not included in Bold Betties adventures

Adventure Rating Adventure Rating

This is a great entry level trip for newcomers or Betties looking build confidence outdoors. Expect 2-5 hours of activity a day on mostly flat or slightly hilly terrain with the occassional steep and/or uneven trail. You'll travel approximately 4-6 miles per day and experience moderate elevation/altitude changes.

Moderately difficult featuring more hills and mountain terrain, but still accessible for Betties inexperienced in outdoor adventure. Expect 4-6 hours of activity covering up to 10 miles a day. Expect steep and uneven trails and altitudes up to 10,000 ft.

Challenging adventures for Betties who are fit adventurers and possess a basic skill set for the outdoors. Expect 5-8 hours of activity per day over a variety of exposed terrain and steep uneven trails. Distances up to 12 miles per day and altitudes up to 14,000 ft.

Designed for the most experienced Betties who are do adventures on a regular basis. You'll be taken to remote locations over exposed, uneven and challenging terrain, requiring 10+ hours of activity per day and distances of 12+ miles. Altitudes could exceed 14,000 ft.

Adventure Type Adventure Types

Skill Building

Skill Building


Available Spots



$ 125.00

Join Bold Betties Austin for an all inclusive, private firearms training course!

This course is intended for women with little to no firearms experience. This course does NOT license you to carry a concealed gun. Now that we have that out of the way, let’s look at this course a little more in-depth!

This will be an introductory class on how to handle handguns safely, for self-defense, recreation, or competition. The class will be taught inside of a classroom and outside on the range under a pavilion. Please wear closed-toed shoes and a shirt that is not low cut as hot flying casings can often fly down one's shirt.

What is included:

  • Safety rules
  • Technique
  • Cleaning and maintaining a handgun
  • Safe storage
  • Carrying a firearm on a daily basis
  • Gun parts and nomenclature
  • What ammunition to use
  • Texas laws
  • Ammunition
  • Targets
  • Eye and Ear protection

What you need for the class:

  • closed-toed shoes
  • a shirt that is not low cut
  • pen and paper for note-taking
  • packed lunch there are no restaurants close by
  • your own ear and eye protection IF YOU HAVE IT
  • gratuity for the instructor

Don’t have a gun? No worries! We’ll have you covered!

Have your own gun? We’d love you to bring it!

Be prepared to push yourself mentally and physically in warm weather. You can do it! We'll be there to help you and support you every step of the way!

Cost: $125

Where: Lone Star Gun Range, 3795 Dry Creek Rd, Lockhart, TX

When: October 27, 2018 9am-1pm

**Please Note**

We MUST have a minimum of 5 participants. This class will be canceled if we do not reach that minimum. 

Cancellation Policy:

If canceled by October 15, this is fully refundable.
If canceled after October 15, this is non-refundable.


While it is our intention at Bold Betties to adhere to the event as described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to the nature of Bold Betties events, adventuring and travel can be unpredictable. Our itinerary overview is a general guide regarding the event and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. These changes can be made with regards to safety, attendee capabilities, time constraints, weather and various other reasons. You are solely responsible for arriving to the meeting place on time. In the event of a delay, it is up to you to make alternative arrangements. Any additional costs incurred is your responsibility. Refunds will not be given due to missed connections, canceled flights, weather, or any other delays or unforeseen circumstances. Allow yourself extra time to arrive safely to the meeting place so that everyone leaves on time. Please see the cancellation/refund policy. 


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Austin, TX: Private Firearm Course - October 27, 2018

October 27, 2018

$ 125.00