THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – A local Girl Scout troop used their skills to build an archery range in Thornton. Troop 62511 teamed up with Alpine Lumber to design the range, which is compliant with Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.
The Girl Scouts say they wanted to promote the mental and physical benefits of the sport.READ MORE: 1 Killed In Tanker Truck Crash On Highway 285 Near Morrison, NB Lanes Closed
The range is free for everyone to use.READ MORE: American Indian Academy Students Get Birds-Eye View To Understand Post-Fire Habitats
The troop earned the Silver Award for the project, which is the highest honor Girl Scouts can receive in middle school.MORE NEWS: 'My Heart Goes Out To His Daughters': Barry Morphew's Neighbor Reacts To Murder Charges In Suzanne Morphew Case
The archery range is located at 5990 E 100th Ave. Thornton, CO 80229.