The Rocky Mountain Rangers

Unit Identification

The Rocky Mountain Rangers Badge

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Army Reserve

Graphic: Joanna Gajdicar

Join Our Team

Please do not hesitate to call us for more information. We would be pleased to review your resume, and have you visit us for a tour of our unit.

Our Team Recruiter

Phone: 250-572-0975
Email: recruiting.rmrang@forces.gc.ca

Or

Phone: 1-800-856-8488
Contact a recruiting centre near you.

When We Train

Unit Parade Night: Wednesday evenings (September to May) from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Trades In Our Unit

Equipment

Vehicles:

  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)
  • Military Commercial Off-self (MilCOTS)
  • Various civilian pattern light trucks

Weapons:

 See a complete list of Vehicles and Weapons.

Who We Are

The Rocky Mountain Rangers (RM Rang) is a Primary Reserve Unit within 39 Canadian Brigade Group (39 CBG).  The Unit trains in both Kamloops and Prince George, BC and recruits from the local area.  Our primary task is to recruit and train reserve infantry soldiers to augment Canada’s military during Local, National and International deployments.

The Rocky Mountain Rangers is always looking for intelligent and motivated individuals with an interest in dynamic and challenging military training.  Successful applicants can expect to work up to one evening per week and one weekend per month.  Summer months offer full-time employment and training. 

 New recruits will be expected to complete trades training within 3 years and normally includes one summer training period. Once trained to a basic level, employment expands to include specialty and leadership courses, Canadian and International deployment opportunities and various tasks that support training and ceremonial events all over Canada.

Benefits of Joining

When you join our unit, you will receive competitive pay for your part time or full time work as well as be eligible for on the job training that could benefit you in civilian life. Also, there are medical, dental and educational benefits available to Army Reservists.

Here are all the details:

Command Team

  • Commanding Officer: Lieutenant-Colonel N.J.G. Dionne
  • Regimental Sergeant Major: Chief Warrant Officer G.R. Colgan

Contact Us

The Rocky Mountain Rangers
P.O. Box 3250
Kamloops, BC
V2C 6B8

Phone: 250-851-4890
Email: Kam-RMR-OR@forces.gc.ca

Kamloops

JR Vicars Armoury
1221 McGill Road
Kamloops, BC
V2C 6B8
250-851-4889

Prince George

Meadows Armoury
687 Dornbierer Cres
Prince George,  BC
V2M 5Y5

News

Sergeant Cheryl Crispin (then a Private) practices with her service rifle

Joined at 40, Supply Technician likes mix of stability and excitement

Ottawa, Ontario — Got all your gear, fuel and rations? Thank your Supply Technician.
April 23, 2018

Apollo, a bull bison

Earth Day: Wainwright’s heritage bison herd inspires Second Annual Bison Run

Wainwright, Alberta — You can’t roller skate in a buffalo herd, according to the questionable wisdom of the late Texas country singer Roger Miller, but you could support Earth Day by running in the second annual Bison Run, if you’ve a mind to.
April 18, 2018

Major General Hetherington, accompanied by Honorary Colonel of the Canadian Army Paul Hindo

‘Respect the Arctic environment’: Major-General Simon Hetherington

Ottawa, Ontario — Major-General Simon Hetherington, Commander of the Canadian Army Doctrine and Training Centre (CADTC), based in Kingston, Ontario, intended to spend a whirlwind weekend in Resolute Bay in late February, 2018 to observe Arctic training going on there – but the “whirlwind” was almost replaced by a blizzard that would have prolonged his stay.
April 13, 2018

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Our History

This Reserve Force regiment originated in Nelson, British Columbia on April 1, 1908, when the 102nd Regiment was authorized to be formed.

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