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Nelson District Rod & Gun Club & Conservation Society



A-3 Plumbing Heating & Gasfitting       A & W Restaurants                         Ainsworth Hot Springs

All Seasons Cafe                              Andex Rentals                                  Arcright Plumbing & Heating

Art of Brewing                                  Balfour Gill & Gift                                          Balfour Repair (B. Beaudoin)

Barren’s Sport Shop                        Blue Sky Clothing                                           Frances Brown

Canada Safeway                              Dr. Brian Cheshire                           Dr. Louise Cheshire

Cottonwood Kitchens                     Cowan’s Office Supplies                  Dr. Kelly Davidoff

Vince DeVito Shoes                          Downtown Automotive                   Drop Manufacturing

Eddy Music                                       Katie Foley                                       Finley’s Irish Bar & Grill

Katie Foley                                        Rhys Gerow                                      Georama Growers

Glacier View Glass                           R. Green                                                          Bruce Halstead

Herb’s Alignment & Mechanical     Hipperson Hardware                     Hywood Truck & Equipment

Inland Allcare                                   Itza Ristorante & Pizzeria                Ray Johnson

KAL Tire                                                          Kolmel Jewellery                                            Kootenay Country Store Co-op

Kootenay Glass & Mirrors               Kootenay Motors                                           Kosy’s Meat Cutting & Wrapping

Lees Auto Haus 1999                       Lillie & Cohoe                                  Lordco

Love O’ The Woods (L. MacMillan)        Maglio Building Centre                  Main Jet Motorsports

Mallards Source for Sports                            Martech Electrical Systems             Glen McKen

NAPA Auto Parts                              Nelson Brewing                                Nelson Chocofellar

Nelson Chrysler                               Nelson & District Credit Union       Nelson Ford

Nelson Home Hardware Building Centre        Nelson Police Association          Nelson Toyota

Otter Books                                      Don Pedersen                                  Pharmasave

Railway Coffeehouse                      RHC Insurance Brokers                  Save-On Foods

Selkirk Eye Care (Dr. J. Proctor)       Shoppers Drug                                 SK Electronics

Snow Pack Outdoor Experience      Speedy Glass (Brian McKellar)        Taylor-Wilton Nelson

Jack Tolles                                       Torchlight Brewing                          Valhalla Pure

Vienna Café                                 Wall-Tone Painting & Contracting           Western Auto Wreckers

Wine Kitz                                          J. Yasek Contracting                            Zap Welding

Many thanks for fish, fowl and meat donations go to Jason Hawkes, Kozy’s Meat Cutting & Wrapping, Fisherman’s Market, John Wright, Howie Grant, Bruce Halstead, Gary Meadows

Also a huge thank you to the volunteers and attendees!

            Please support the above businesses – they are supporting our club!

2018 Calendar of Events

2018 Calendar of Events

Annual Banquet    Saturday March 10 / Richard Green

Gun Show   Saturday & Sunday March 24 & 25 / Richard Green

Chicken Shoot        Sunday May 27 / Andrew Woodward

Spring clean up

start times will BE 9:00 am Sat and again Sunday May 5th & 6th

Lunch included

Thanks Howie

Archery Shoot        Saturday & Sunday June 2 & 3 / Warren Russell

Fishing Forever      Saturday June 16 / Richard Green

Family Fishing         Sunday June 17 / Richard Green

Heritage Shoot       Sunday August 19 / Howie Grant

Off-road vehicle prohibitions rescinded throughout B.C.

The operation of off-road vehicles will once again be permitted on Crown land throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre, Kamloops Fire Centre and Southeast Fire Centre, effective at noon on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.

Cooler weather conditions and recent precipitation have reduced the flammability of fine fuels in these regions, which has significantly reduced the chance of a wildfire starting from a spark or a hot engine.

However, the BC Wildfire Service reminds the public that some area restrictions are still in effect on Crown land in the vicinity of large wildfires in the Cariboo Fire Centre, Kamloops Fire Centre and Southeast Fire Centre, to help protect public safety and allow firefighting operations to continue efficiently. The use of off-road vehicles will continue to be prohibited in the restricted areas around these wildfires.

Additionally, campfire prohibitions remain in effect throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre, Kamloops Fire Centre and Southeast Fire Centre.

More information about these area restrictions and campfire prohibitions can be found online:

Individuals found to be in contravention of an area restriction may be issued a violation ticket that carries a fine of $767, while individuals found to be in contravention of a campfire prohibition may be issued a ticket that carries a fine of $1,150. If a person’s activities causes or contributes to a wildfire, the person responsible may also be ordered to pay all firefighting and associated costs.

To report a wildfire or open burning violation, call *5555 on a cellphone or 1 800 663-5555 toll-free.

For the latest information on current wildfire activity, burning restrictions, road closures and air quality advisories, visit: