Bulkley Valley Rod and Gun Club

Bulkley Valley Rod and Gun Club
Est. 1926

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Membership

Bulkley Valley Rod and Gun Club Frequently Asked Questions

Go to www.bvrg.ca/online-membership-form and sign up. All membership is online.


  1. 125.00 - Single
  2. 110.00 - Seniors (60+ Single membership)
  3. 150.00 - Family
Go to www.bvrg.ca/online-membership-form for more information.


Memberships run from the date of purchase until December 31 of that year. You are billed the same regardless of when you sign up so, unfortunately, we cannot prorate memberships.


Not at this time, due to insurance and government regulations. You must be a member or accompanied by a member to use the facilities unless you are attending a sanctioned BVRG event.


You will receive an email telling you where and when to pick up a key. Usually in a few business days.


Almost half of the fee goes towards liability insurance for our members through the BC Wildlife Federation. After that there is the insurance on the buildings and grounds, heat and lights, upkeep of the range and the grounds, snowplowing and road maintenance and the list goes on.


7091 Kroeker Road. West of Smithers off Lake Kathlyn Road.


The club is open to members only from 9:00 AM until dark, seven days a week.


Guests must be accompanied by a member and must pay a 10.00 fee to cover insurance. Fees must be paid in cash into the cash box provided. On the floor of the rifle range shed by the sign in sheet.


No. Due to insurance and government regulation all non-members must be accompanied by a member and pay the 10.00 fee.


Yes. You will become a member of the BCWF by joining the BV Rod and Gun Club and you have benefits that include insurance while legally engaged in outdoor activities, subscription to BC Outdoors, and discount opportunities at retail stores and insurance products. You will receive a package from the BCWF, if you still have questions, be sure to contact the BCWF and they will be happy to help. Please be patient, they field a lot of questions and sometimes takes a day or two get back to you.


BVRG has target stands set at 25, 50 and 100 yards. You can shoot out to 180 yards if you bring your own target stand. The pistol/rimfire range goes to 25 yards with swinging metal targets and portable target stands.


Any ammunition that is legal in Canada can be shot at BVRG.


BVRG sells shotgun target ammunition to members for trap shooting on Sundays during the regular trap shoot. Rifle and pistol ammunition is not sold.


BVRG is not licensed to buy or sell firearms. We can make arrangements for the disposal of unwanted firearms. Contact us.


Paper and steel targets are allowed. Glass or plastic bottles, electronic equipment, garbage, etc. are not allowed. Tannerite is not allowed.


No. Bring your own targets.


Regular Trap happens on Sunday from 1030 AM until 1:00 PM unless the temperature is below -5. Regular and non-members are welcome. Members can shoot hand thrown trap any time on the trap range. Ammunition is limited to 7 ½ and 8 target loads. No other shotgun loads are permitted. Rifle and pistol shooting on the trap range is strictly forbidden.


All shotguns legal for use in Canada can be shot at BVRG. While it is recommended that you shoot trap with a 12 G shotgun with a 26" barrel or longer, any size and type are welcome.


Any firearms that are legal to shoot in Canada can be fired at BVRG. Prohibited firearms or machine guns cannot be fired at BVRG.


At this time the indoor range is used for specific events only. It is not open to individual members without prior arrangement.


The BVRG is much more than just a gun club. We are involved with First Nations, wildlife and fish conservation, outdoors, and firearm events/issues throughout the Bulkley Valley and neighbouring regions. We supply input to the provincial government on hunting and fishing regulations and various conservation initiatives. We are involved with firearms education and promotion and supply training facilities to RCMP, DFO, BCF&W and other law enforcement agencies.


PAL and CORE courses are offered year round by private contractors. Check our calendar for upcoming courses and who to contact.



Come to a meeting. Meetings are listed on the calendar and are available with Zoom. We are always looking for volunteers for events and special projects. We always have more projects than volunteers and many ideas on the backburner. We can always use your skillset for something.

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