DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will hold its annual spring auction April 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Auction Solutions, 7803 Military Ave., Omaha, Nebraska. Doors will open at 8 a.m.
Items up for auction include more than 600 firearms, bows, gun barrels, scopes and other assorted equipment. All items are sold “as is” with no guarantee or warranty. The list of items for sale is available for inspection online.
Online bidding will be available this year as well as traditional onsite bidding. A Friday preview and pre-registration will be conducted April 9 from 3-5 p.m.
The purchase of all firearms will be conducted using current federal, state and local laws. River City Firearms is a federally licensed firearms (FFL) dealer doing business as Auction Solutions Inc.
All non-FFL firearms purchasers are required to fill out a form 4473. A valid driver’s license or state-issued photo ID will be required for all firearms purchases. Anyone is eligible to purchase as long as one can pass a background check.
Payment must be made on auction day. All sales are final. Firearms pick up will be conducted for one hour after the final item is sold. Additional pick up will be available by scheduled appointment the following week. Out-of-state shipping can be arranged through Auction Solutions at the buyer’s expense.
The Iowa DNR reserves the right to reject any bids and withdraw any item from the sale at any time. The DNR will not be mailing any sale bills. Inquiries can be made online with the auctioneer, Auction Solutions Inc.