New York Events

New York Outdoor News Calendar – Sept. 8, 2017

Season Dates Sept. 9: Early bear season opens (portions of southeastern New York) Sept. 16: Early bear season opens (portions of Northern Zone) Sept. 16-17: Youth waterfowl hunt (Southeast Zone) Sept. 20: Ruffed grouse season opens (Northern Zone) Sept. 21: Summer flounder (fluke) season closes Sept. 23: National Hunting and Fishing Day Sept. 23-24: Youth pheasant hunt weekend (portions of…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 25, 2017

Season Dates Sept. 1: Squirrel season opens (statewide, except Long Island) Sept. 1: Early Canada goose season opens (portions of state) Sept. 1: Crow season opens Sept. 1: Snipe, Virginia and Sora Rail, and Gallinule season opens (upstate New York) Sept. 5: Early Canada goose season opens (Central and Eastern Long Island) Sept. 9: Early bear season opens (portions of…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – Aug. 11, 2017

Season Dates Sept. 1: Squirrel season opens (statewide, except Long Island) Sept. 9: Early bear season opens (portions of southeastern New York) Sept. 16: Early bear season opens (portions of Northern Zone) Sept. 20: Ruffed grouse season opens (Northern Zone) Sept. 21: Summer flounder (fluke) season closes Sept. 23: National Hunting and Fishing Day Sept. 23-24: Youth pheasant hunt weekend…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – July 28, 2017

Season Dates Aug. 1: Hickory shad season opens Shows Aug. 11-13: Cattaraugus County Trappers Association Sportsman Show, Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 8-6, Sun. 8-3, Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley. For more info call Kevin 716-492-2783. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road, Unadilla, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – July 14, 2017

Season Dates July 16: Oyster toadfish season opens Aug. 1: Hickory shad season opens Shows Aug. 11-13: Cattaraugus County Trappers Association Sportsman Show, Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 8-6, Sun. 8-3, Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley. For more info call Kevin 716-492-2783. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road,…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – June 30, 2017

Season Dates July 16: Oyster toadfish season opens Shows Aug. 11-13: Cattaraugus County Trappers Assoc. Sportsman Show, Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 8-6, Sun. 8-3, Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley. For more info call Kevin 716-492-2783. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road, Unadilla, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – June 16, 2017

Season Dates June 16: Catch-and-release bass season closes June 16: Lake Erie trophy bass season closes June 17: Bass season opens (statewide, general regulations) June 17: Muskie season opens (Great Lakes and tributaries) June 25-26: New York Free Fishing Weekend (no license required) July 16: Oyster toadfish season opens Shows June 18: Niagara Frontier Gun Show, Alexander Firemen’s Rec Hall,…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — June 2, 2017

Season Dates June 10: Lake Champlain bass season opens June 15: Herring season closes (north of George Washington Bridge) June 15: Frog season opens June 16: Catch-and-release bass season closes June 16: Lake Erie trophy bass season closes June 17: Bass season opens (statewide, general regulations) June 17: Muskie season opens (Great Lakes and tributaries) June 25-26: New York Free…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — May 19, 2017

Season Dates May 27: Muskellunge season opens (statewide, general regulations) May 31: Spring gobbler season closes Shows June 18: Niagara Frontier Gun Show, Alexander Firemen’s Rec Hall, Alexander, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For more info  go online to www.nfgshows.com. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road, Unadilla, 9 a.m.-3 p.m….

New York Outdoor News Calendar — May 5, 2017

Season Dates May 6: Walleye, northern pike, chain pickerel and tiger muskie seasons open May 14: Oyster toadfish season closes May 17: Summer flounder (fluke) season opens May 27: Muskellunge season opens (statewide, general regulations) May 31: Spring gobbler season closes June 10: Lake Champlain bass season opens June 15: Herring season closes (north of George Washington Bridge) June 15:…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — April 21, 2017

Season Dates April 22-23: Youth Turkey Hunt (for hunters ages 12-15) May 1: Spring gobbler season opens May 1: Scup (porgy) season opens May 6: Walleye, northern pike, chain pickerel and tiger muskie seasons open May 14: Oyster toadfish season closes May 17: Summer flounder (fluke) season opens May 27: Muskellunge season opens (statewide, general regulations) May 31: Spring gobbler…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — April 7, 2017

Season Dates April 7: Mink and muskrat trapping season closes (portions of southeastern New York) April 7: Beaver trapping season closes (portions of southeastern New York) April 7: River otter trapping season closes (Northern Zone) April 15: Striped bass season opens (marine waters south of George Washington Bridge) April 15: Snow goose season closes (Western, Northeast, Lake Champlain and Southeast…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – March 24th, 2017

Season Dates March 26: Coyote hunting season ends (statewide, except Long island and New York City) March 31: Crow season ends April 1: Trout season opens April 1: Striped bass season opens (Hudson Rivers and all inland waters except Delaware River) April 7: Mink and muskrat trapping season closes (portions of southeastern New York) April 7: Beaver trapping season closes…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — March 10, 2017

Season Dates March 10: Snow goose season closes (Long Island) March 10: Canada goose season closes (South Zone) March 15: Alewife and blueback herring season opens (north of George Washington Bridge) March 15: Walleye, northern pike, pickerel, tiger muskellunge seasons end (statewide, general regulations) March 15: Beaver trapping season closes (portions of state) March 19: Cottontail rabbit and varying hare…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — Feb. 24, 2017

Season Dates Feb. 25: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon and fox hunting seasons close (Long Island) Feb. 25: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon, coyote and fox trapping seasons close (Long Island) Feb. 25: Mink and muskrat trapping seasons close (Long Island) Feb. 27: Canada goose season closes (Western Long Island) Feb. 28: Cottontail rabbit season closes (portions of state) Feb. 28: Varying…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — Feb. 10, 2017

Season Dates Feb. 15: Bobcat hunting season closes (portions of state) Feb. 15: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon and fox hunting seasons close (statewide, except Long Island) Feb. 15: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon, coyote and fox trapping seasons close (statewide, except Long Island) Feb. 15: Mink and muskrat trapping seasons close (portions of Southern Zone) Feb. 15: Beaver trapping season closes…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — Jan. 27, 2017

Season Dates Jan. 29: Duck and brant seasons close (Long Island) Jan. 31: Suffolk County (WMU 1C) special firearms deer season opens (permit required) Jan. 31: Suffolk County (WMU 1C) regular/bowhunting-only deer season closes Jan. 31: Varying hare season closes (portions of state) Feb. 1: Canada goose season closes (Eastern Long Island) Feb. 8: Canada goose season closes (Central Long…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – January 13th, 2017

Season Dates Jan. 15: Duck season closes (Western Zone) Jan. 15: Canada goose season closes (South and West Central zones) Jan. 16: Snow goose season reopens (Lake Champlain Zone) Jan. 29: Duck and brant seasons close (Long Island) Jan. 31: Suffolk County (WMU 1C) special firearms deer season opens (permit required) Jan. 31: Suffolk County (WMU 1C) regular/bowhunting-only deer season…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – December 23rd, 2016

Season Dates Dec. 24: Canada goose season closes (East Central Zone) Dec. 31: Canada goose season reopens (South and West Central zones) Dec. 31: Black sea bass season closes Dec. 31: Scup (porgy) season closes Dec. 31: Duck season reopens (Western and Lake Champlain zones) Dec. 31: Westchester County regular (bowhunting-only) deer season closes Dec. 31: Pheasant season closes (portions…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – December 9th, 2016

Season Dates Dec. 10: Fisher and marten trapping season closes (portions of state) Dec. 11: Duck season closes (Northeast Zone) Dec. 11: Late archery deer season closes (WMUs 5A, 5G, 5J, 6A, 6C, 6G and 6H) Dec. 11: Southern Zone deer and bear season closes Dec. 11: Canada goose season closes (Northeast Zone) Dec. 12: Late archery-muzzleloader deer and bear…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – November 25th, 2016

Season Dates Nov. 25: Mink, muskrat and beaver trapping season opens (portions of Southern Zone) Nov. 27: Canada goose season closes (Western Long Island/Central Long Island zones Nov. 27: Duck and brant season closes (Long Island) Nov. 29: Brant season closes (Southeast Zone) Nov. 29: Brant season closes (Western, Northeast and Southeast zones) Nov. 30: Fisher and marten trapping season…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – November 11th, 2016

Season Dates Nov. 12: Duck season reopens (Southeast Zone) Nov. 12-13: Youth Waterfowl Hunt (Long Island) Nov. 14: Canada goose season closes (Northeast Zone) Nov. 14: Woodcock season closes Nov. 16: Canada goose season reopens (Northeast Zone) Nov. 17: Canada goose season closes (Hudson Valley Zone) Nov. 18: Crossbow deer and bear season closes (Southern Zone) Nov. 18: Archery deer…

New York Calendar of Events – October 28th, 2016

Season Dates Oct. 28: Fall turkey season closes (Southern Zone) Oct. 29: Duck season reopens (Lake Champlain Zone) Oct. 29-30: Youth pheasant hunt (portions of state) Oct. 30: Duck season closes (Northeast Zone) Oct. 30: Fisher and marten trapping season closes (portions of state) Oct. 31: Scup (porgy) season closes (party and charter boats) Nov. 1: Cottontail rabbit, pheasant, squirrel…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – October 14th, 2016

Season Dates Oct. 14: Early bear season closes (portions of Northern Zone) Oct. 14: Fall turkey season closes (Northern Zone) Oct. 15: Westchester County antlerless-only bow season closes Oct. 15: Trout and landlocked salmon/Atlantic salmon season closes Oct. 15: Pheasant and fall turkey seasons open (portions of state) Oct. 22: Firearms deer and bear seasons open (Northern Zone) Oct. 22:…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – September 30th, 2016

Season Dates Sept. 30: Canada goose season closes (portions of state) Oct. 1: Archery deer/bear seasons open (Southern Zone) Oct. 1: Westchester/Suffolk counties regular (bowhunting-only) deer seasons open Oct. 1: Westchester County archery-only bear season opens Oct. 1: Rabbit and woodcock seasons open Oct. 1: Ruffed grouse season opens (Southern Zone) Oct. 1: Pheasant and fall turkey seasons open (portions…

New York Outdoor News Calendar of Events – September 16th, 2016

Season Dates Sept. 17: Bear season opens (portions of Northern Zone) Sept. 17: Archery bear season opens (Northern Zone) Sept. 17-18: Youth waterfowl hunt (Northeast and Southeast zones) Sept. 20: Ruffed grouse season opens Sept. 24-25: Youth waterfowl hunt (Lake Champlain Zone) Sept. 25: Canada goose season closes (portions of state) Sept. 27: Archery deer season opens (Northern Zone) Sept….