LFGA Range 2 Centre Fire – PARTIAL Opening

LFGA Range 2 Centre Fire – PARTIAL Opening

Hello Folks, I have determined that we can PARTIALLY open Range 2.  Please understand that you must respect the wishes of the people working on the range and follow their instructions. We have brought three benches over from Range 3 and 4 for temporary benches on Range 2.  These will be returned once the permanent benches are installed.  We will from time to time make requests for volunteers to assist with the bench installation etc.  Currently a group of construction volunteers are…

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3 Up Coming Courses – Reloading/Cleaning/Sighting In Rifle

3 Up Coming Courses – Reloading/Cleaning/Sighting In Rifle

Reloading Course February 26, 2022 9AM to 4PM Lethbridge Fish & Game Hut 1005 – 9th Avenue South DOUBLE VACCINATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND ANY OR ALL OF THESE COURSES Basic introduction to reloading for solid, removable bolt action centre fire rifles. Hands on course that includes: ​Setting up dies ​Cleaning and inspecting brass ​Resizing and trimming brass ​Deburring brass ​Cleaning primer pockets  ​Determining overall length of cartridge ​Introduction to powders and primers​ ​Proper measuring of powder ​Quick overview of bullets​ ​Basic understanding…

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LFGA Range Officer Certification Course

LFGA Range Officer Certification Course

January 29, 2022 This course will be provided online using Zoom. If you are already a Range Officer please share this message with those who may wish to join us. WHEN: Saturday January 29, 2022 from 1:00 to 5:00PM REGISTER IN ADVANCE by clicking the following link: Register CONFIRMATION: After registering with Zoom, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about confirming your registration with me and the processes required for joining the meeting. COMPUTER REQUIREMENTS: Computer with a…

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LFGA Firearm Donation

LFGA Firearm Donation

Lethbridge South – Canadian Tire,  Winchester and Browning have just delivered some high-end wonderful firearms for our purposes. Through the contributions of our volunteers, corporate partners and donors the Lethbridge Fish and Game Association is able to provide our community with programs and projects that make it so that people in Southern Alberta can enjoy the outdoors now and into the future.  The Lethbridge South Canadian Tire store has generously supported our community consistently with discounts and donations over the…

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Photo Competition

Photo Competition

Submit your best photos to the Annual LFGA Photography Competition! At Lethbridge Fish and Game we celebrate being outdoors, we hope you will join in our celebration by submitting to our Annual Photography Competition.  5 Categories Wildlife Scenery & nature – landscapes, flora, fauna Open – outdoor activity, fishing camping, hiking, etc Personal trophy – catch of the day, upland/water fowl, big game Youth – pics submitted and taken by photographers under the age of 10 years ( not category specific ) Rules You may…

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LFGA Range Update

LFGA Range Update

Hello Folks, I hope our meat hunters had a good harvest.  Range 2 Construction… Madeline Balla, our volunteer Treasurer is acting on our behalf as our project manager for this construction. She reports that Range 2 will be closed as of this Wednesday December 1 so our contractor, Southwest Design & Construction Ltd. can complete the construction of the new building. It will be wider, longer and taller.     All the earth work is finished thanks to all the volunteers who looked after the…

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LFGA Volunteers in Action – Wildlife

LFGA Volunteers in Action – Wildlife

Hello Folks,  LFGA through our great volunteers completed many projects. Here is a picture of Fred Watmough and Frank Pawlak releasing pheasants. Vic Stasiuk and I have also worked on this Alberta Conservation Association project.  Along with 4H clubs we are also providing funds to release hens during the mating season. Our hope is that there will be many of these beautiful birds being born in the wild for our children to enjoy.  Proceeds from the hunters licenses provide Alberta Conservation…

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Range 2 Update

Range 2 Update

Hello folks,  Range 2, our center fire range is going to be open this weekend.  and we will still work towards keeping it open after 4:00 PM during the week and weekends except while we have equipment working to make it so you can sight in your hunting rifles.  The work 2 filling the huge pit between the 100 yard and 200 yard target lines on Range 2 is almost finished and if the weather cooperates we will have the…

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Range 2 Update

Range 2 Update

Hello Folks You may have noticed a lot of construction activity around and on Range 2 our rifle, centre fire range. Check out the sign in the driveway by the office and the Range Calendar for updates as the range opens and closes as we can get volunteers and product delivered to fill the huge pit between the 100 and the 200yard target lines. We are doing fairly well keeping this range open all day during the weekends as well…

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