Tuesday, January 31st, 2023
Tuesday, January 31st, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

NY: Calendar of Events Issue: 3

Season Dates

Feb. 15: Bobcat hunting season closes (remainder of state)

Feb. 15: Beaver trapping season closes (portions of state)

Feb. 15: Mink and muskrat trapping season closes (portions of
state)

Feb. 15: Weasel, opossum, raccoon and fox hunting season closes
(statewide, except Long Island)

Feb. 15: Bobcat trapping season closes (portions of state)

Feb. 15: Raccoon, red fox, gray fox, skunk, coyote, opossum and
weasel trapping season closes (statewide, except Long Island)

Feb. 24: Snow goose season reopens (northeast Zone)

Feb. 25: Weasel, opossum, raccoon and fox hunting season closes
(Long Island)

Feb. 25: Mink and muskrat trapping season closes (Long
Island)

Feb. 25: Raccoon, red fox, gray fox, skunk, coyote, opossum and
weasel trapping season closes (Long Island)

Feb. 26: Canada goose season reopens (South Zone)

Feb. 28: Cottontail rabbit season closes (Southern Zone)

Feb. 28: Varying hare season closes (portions of state)

Feb. 28: Squirrel season closes

Feb. 28: Pheasant season closes (remainder of state)

Feb. 28: Ruffed grouse season closes.

Feb. 28: Bobwhite quail season closes (Orange and Putnam
counties)

Feb. 28: River otter trapping season closes (portions of
southeastern New York)

Hunter Education

Cayuga County

Feb. 17-18: Bowhunter Ed Course, Bass Pro Shops, Fingerlakes Mall,
Auburn. Pre-register by calling Bass Pro at 315-258-2700.

Dutchess County

March 26: Trapper Ed Course, Edward R. Murron Town Park, Pawling.
Pre-register by calling Lee at 845-855-9303.

Monroe County

March 15, 17, 19: Hunter Ed Course, Pearce Memorial Church, North
Chili. Pre-registrer by calling 585-594-9488, Monday-Friday from
8-4.

Onondaga County

Feb. 20, 23: Hunter Ed Class, Brewertown Fire Department.
Pre-register by calling 315-672-3307.

Oswego County

Feb. 26-27: Hunter Ed Course, Leatherstocking Club, New Haven.
Pre-register by e-mail at huntersclass2@aol.com For more info call
1-800-388-8244, ext. 241 or 245.

Banquet/Fundraisers

Feb. 26: Cohocton Valley Chapter NWTF Banquet, Masonic Community
Building, Steuben County Fairgrounds. For more info call Jim
McGlynn, 607-776-6263.

Feb. 26: Calvary Baptist Church Banquet, at the Church. For more
info call Rich VanDyke, 315-298-6107.

March 5: Lake Country NWTF Banquet, 5 p.m., Clifton Springs Country
Club. For more info call Dave Rader, 585-624-4876.

March 5: RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Burgundy Basin Inn. For more info
call Peter Catronovo, 585-889-8599.

March 5: Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs Banquet, 6
p.m., Father Justin’s Knights of Columbus. For more info call Dan
Tone, 716-655-0975.

March 5: Wayne County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs Banquet, 5
p.m., Lyons VFW. For more info call George Lent,
315-597-4184.

March 15: Wyoming & Genesee Co PF #843 Banquet, 7 p.m.,
Alexander Fir Hall. For more info call Tom Kelsey,
585-993-6120.

March 19:  Interlaken Sportsman Club Banquet, 5 p.m., at the Club.
For more info call Kathy Irwin, 607-582-7411.

Shows

Now-Feb. 13: Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show, State Farm Show
Complex, Harrisburg, Pa. For more info go to
www.easternsportshow.com

Feb. 12: Gun Show & Sale, Canisteo American Legion Post 846.
For more info call 607-324-3921 or 607-382-3492.

Feb. 19-20: Adirondack Outdoorsman Show, Johnstown Moose Club, 10-6
p.m. Sat., 10.-5 p.m. Sun. For more info go to
www.adkshow.com

Feb. 26-27:West Potsdam Fire Dept. Gun Show, Sat. 9-5 p.m., Sun.
9-3 p.m., West Potsdam Bingo Hall. For more info call John Bates,
315-268-0190.

March 6: Midstate Arms Collectors, Gun & Knife Show, 9-3 p.m.,
Holiday Inn, Oneonta. For more info call Sandy Ackerman Klinger,
607-748-1010.

Special Events

Now-March 1: Beginner fly-tying classes, St. Joseph’s Parish
Center, Tues. 7-9 p.m. For more info call Doug Howard,
399-8566.

Now-March 3: Advanced fly-tying classes, St. Joseph’s Parish
Center, Thurs. 7-9 p.m. For more info call Doug Howard,
399-8566.

Feb. 16: Erie County Federation of Sportman’s Clubs, Seminar, 7
p.m., Armor Fire Hall. For more info call Dan Tone,
716-655-0975.

Feb. 26: Sportsmen’s Venison Dinner & Whitetail Rack Contest,
Johnstown Moose Club, 5 p.m. Tickets are available at the museum
office at 518-762-7925.

Outdoor Media

Team E. Outdoors, New York’s best hunting and fishing TV show
reaching over two million viewers. Check teamemedia.com or your
local Time Warner Cable provider for show times.

Shoots

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Niagara Region 2011 Winter 3-D Archery League.Shoot times are
sunrise to 1 p.m. For more info e-mail nrarchery@yahoo.com

Feb. 13: Wood and Brook

Feb. 20: Allied Sportsman

Feb. 27: Wilson Conservation Club

Tournaments/Contests

Feb. 26: Richmondville Fish & Game Ice Fishing Tournament, 8-4
p.m., Bears Gulch Lake. For more info call Greg Warner,
518-294-7256.

March 5-6: Schroon Lake Fish & Game Club, Ice Fishing Derby.
For more info call Drew Hanchett, 518-532-7953.

Meetings

Feb. 13, March 6, April 3: Tioga County Trappers Assoc. monthly
meetings, Tioga County Sportsmen’s Club, Owego. For more info call
Bob at 607-687-2196.

 

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