The Second Protects the First
“A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms shall not be infringed.” – Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
A Right Unexercised is a Right that is Lost
Fiercely Defending Your Rights
We are committed to defending the second amendment rights of every Citizen in Nevada County. Our members are passionate and responsible citizens who give generously to our community and contribute in positive responsible ways to the foothill and mountain culture of Nevada County.
Established in March 2020, The Nevada County Gun Owners is a chapter within the California Rifle and Pistol Association. Established in 1875, it is the oldest civil rights organization in California.
Whether you need help buying your first gun, finding training resources, applying for a Concealed Carry Permit (CCW), or defending your rights, we are here to help you.
What We Do
John Hickman – Chairman
Karen Cose – Vice-Chair/Secretary
John Peplowski – Treasurer