Open Buckle Auction Service
There is no substitute for experience!



Rohn Nelson and John Nelson


Lori, Rohn, John and Kimberly Nelson
(a few years ago)

Identical twins, John and Rohn Nelson graduated from Western College of Auctioneering in Billings Montana in December of 1981, where John served as Class President. Both John and Rohn Nelson have served as professional Auctioneers and as committee members for numerous wildlife conservation organizations. As professionals in the field of Wildlife Management, they share your dedication and commitment to our wildlife resources.

OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE has specialized in all types of auctions since 1981. We would like to offer the benefits of our professional auction service to you. Our objective, as your auctioneer, is to maximize the auction proceeds, generate interest in your organization, and provide a professional and positive atmosphere for your event.

We have conducted auctions throughout Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Washington and Alaska. Our professional experience will clearly demonstrate the difference between a benefit auctioneer and a commercial auction service. OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE offers a lively presentation and our entertaining antics will keep your audience actively involved and attentive. John and Rohn are Auctioneers that are very clear, easy to follow and easy to understand.

OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE conducts over thirty benefit auctions each year, and currently has in excess of that already booked for next year! This results from satisfied committees, scheduling us to conduct next year’s banquet auctions nearly a full year in advance. Join the list of successful chapters or organizations and contact the OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE for your auction event this year.

We have a genuine interest in your auction efforts, and a professional level of commitment to you! Our success as an auction service and our experience will facilitate your planning efforts, and increase your auction proceeds.

OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE is licensed and bonded, and has A list of references available for your convenience.

There truly is no substitute for experience. Let us show you the difference a professional auctioneer can make.

OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE has specialized in fast paced live auctions and fundraiser banquets since 1981. As professional Auctioneers, John and Rohn Nelson each conduct over 30 auctions each year, and currently have in excess of that booked for next year.

John and Rohn are both AUCTIONEERS at the prestigious Grand Slam Club - Ovis National Convention each year in Reno, Nevada. We pride ourselves in the fact that OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE is featured each year, at several other NATIONAL CONVENTIONS including  Safari Club International National Hunters Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada as well as the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's National Elk Camp National Convention.

OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE has conducted auctions for organizations which include Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, The Mule Deer Foundation, Ducks Unlimited, The Inland Northwest Wildlife Council, Pheasants Forever, The National Wild Turkey Federation, Foundation For North American Wild Sheep, Safari Club International and Bureau of Land Management.

OPEN BUCKLE AUCTION SERVICE would like to offer you the benefits of our professional Auctioneers, and full service Auction Company.