Events Calendar

The small bore/outdoor pistol range will be closed October 12 and 13th — a schedule for future available times will be posted here shortly.

General Meetings are held on the last Monday of the Month September to June at 7 PM.

The shooting facilities at the North Peace Rod and Gun Club with be fully or partially closed on the following dates because of special events or caretaker holidays:

Dates Details Reason
October 10, 2019 5:00 PM Indoor Range Women’s Night
October 14, 2019 Full Range Stat Holiday
October 19, 2019 9:00AM-2:00PM Trap & Pistol Range Youth Group


Hours of Operation as of October 1, 2019:

Sunday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Monday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM to 7:00PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Also closed statutory holidays.

Yearly Hours of Operation

May 1 to Sept 30 Closed Wednesdays/MTTF 10AM-7:45PM/Weekends 9AM-6:45PM

October 1 to October 31 Closed Wednesdays/Every Other Day 9AM-7PM

November 1 to April 30 Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays/Every other Day 10AM-6PM

1974 66’ x 14’ Mobile Home Trailer

Cost is $5 (five dollars) 

Condition of sale – As is – Where is, and to be relocated within 45 days

Can be viewed at North Peace Rod and Gun Club during open range hours at 13300 Sunnyside Drive, Charlie Lake

For more information contact Jesper Amstrup, NPRGC Vice-President at:

250 263-4336

The North Peace Rod and Gun Club will be hosting the BC Backcountry Hunters and Anglers and the Wild Sheep Society of BC for “pint night” to discuss the upcoming proposals for regulation changes for elk, moose, mountain goats and mule deer. Come and join us at 7:30 PM on Thursday, October 24, 2019.

Photo of a Woman Shooting a 22 Pistol

Due to an amazing response, this event is now at capacity. Rick is still taking names to be put on a waiting list and/or for a repeat event with a date yet to be determined.

*****It looks like there is a lot of interest in this event, so we are asking that people pre-register by calling Rick Ekkel 250-794-8532 We may need to limit attendance in order to provide a good and safe experience for everyone. There is a possibility of a similar night in the future if there is enough interest.*****

The North Peace Rod and Gun Club is hosting a Fun Social Evening of Marksmanship for Women

Date: Thursday September 05 2019

Start Time: 5:30PM-8:00PM

Location: North Peace Rod and Gun Club

Skill Level: Beginner to Experienced

Event: The focus will be on the Safe Use of firearms, range rules for beginners as well as advanced shooters, and the Five Basic Skills of Marksmanship 

A Wine and Cheese will wrap up the evening

Instruction: provided using .22 hand guns and rifles

Sponsored by the North Peace Rod and Gun Club

Contact Info: 

Club Directors Rick Ekkel 250-794-8532 Gregg Nicoll 250-271-0488

Sunshine and a light breeze greeted 75 shooters at the 36th Annual Oilmen’s Trap Shoot. Mathew Stockley was the shooter with the high overall score and Team Rapid Wireline (Terry, Garth and Chris Willson, Dave Hess and Bruce Bell) took top team honours.

Full Results and Event Sponsors

High Overall Scores (Team out of 750 birds/Individual out of 150 birds)

Handicap Events (Out of 50 birds)

Singles (Out of 100 birds)

2019 Fishing Weekend Sponsors and Donors
Thanks to Our Many Sponsors and Donors

The results are in for the 9th Annual Kids Learn to Fish and Father’s Day Fishing Derby Weekend. The weather was great, the classes were once again full and a lot of fishing was good. We can’t say enough about the effort that Tammi and her volunteers put into this event year-after-year.

See who the volunteers were and be sure to say thanks when you see them.


1st Prize – Tandyn Hunt Pike 4lbs 3oz  25″
2nd Prize – Hailey Hamm Pike 4lb 1oz  25.5″
3rd Prize – Shayl Salmona Pike 3lbs 6oz  25 3/4″
4th Prize – Josilin Campbell Pike 3lbs 1oz  24″


1st Prize – Terry Bates Pike 4lbs 14oz  28″
2nd Prize – Kehlan Huhn Pike 4lbs 5oz  26.5″
3rd Prize – Trenton Mason Pike 3lbs 6oz  24.5″

Terry Bates is also the overall winner who will receive six custom Len Thompson lures with his name, date and size of his fish as a donation from Lent Thompson Lures.

The North Peace Rod and Gun Club gives a big shoutout to our local BCWF AGM donors and volunteers.

To all those who Legally Possess the AR-15 Carbine, the Federal Liberals are proposing an outright ban on this rifle

If you pride yourself on being a legal Firearms owner, you have days to react to this news, please read and act quickly, or your right to legally possess th AR-15 Carbine will be stripped  from you.

Gregg Nicoll –  Director North Peace Rod and Gun Club.

 Minster of Organized Crime Reduction Bill Blair: Contact info. Constituency Office 416-261-8613 


Minister of Public Safety: Ralph Goodale: Contact info. Constituency Office 306-585-2202 


 Pleasetake the time to read the News Release from the Canadian Shooting Sports Association.


Kids Learn to Fish and Father’s Day Fishing Derby are this weekend at Charlie Lake! There is still a few spots left in the Kids Learn to Fish program, call Backcountry to register. Both events are free and we have lots to giveaway. We are still looking for volunteers and donations. Please contact Tammi at Backcountry 250-785-1461.

Sign up for the Kids Learn to Fish class opens on Saturday June 1, 2019. You can register your child or children by dropping in to BackCountry’s store or by calling 250-785-1461 Kids must be between 5 yrs and 15 yrs old. It is free! We provide the fishing gear. Come dressed for the weather and ready to learn and play.

Donations and Volunteers are Welcome

Kids learn to fish poster 2019

We encourage those of you that have been through the program before to identify this to us when you register and to bring your fishing rod and gear and join us at the lake for some fun and fishing.

Don’t forget we will also be hosting a Father’s Day Fishing Derby on Sunday June 16th. It’s a free event. Everybody is welcome to come out and play!

fathers day fishing derby poster 2019

If you have any questions or would like to donate or volunteer please contact Tammi at Backcountry 250-785-1461 or

The NPRGC club is seeking a student to fill a Summer Labourer Position at the Dressler Memorial Range in Charlie Lake.  

Laborer, Dressler Memorial Range                       

May 27, 2019- August 30, 2019

40 hrs/week    Remuneration –  $15.00hr                                        

Working under the direct supervision of the Range Operator, the hired student employee will undertake all range maintenance and misc. tasks assigned, including grass cutting, painting, cleaning, Club house upkeep, signing in of members, range maintenance, moving of various range equipment, etc

Successful candidates will have: 

Student Gr. 11+ returning to school in September 2019, good interpersonal skills, ability to follow instructions, learn and work with tools and related equipment and machinery.  


For more information, applicants can email a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to, or drop required documentation off at the Range office. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

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