Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – April 16, 2021

Season Dates

April 1: 2021 LICENSE YEAR BEGINS

April 1: WATERFOWL SEASONS SET IN APRIL

April 14: (every year 4/14) Lake sturgeon C&R season closes on portions of St. Louis, Nemadji & Mississippi rivers (see regs)

April 15: It is April 15-July 31 every year.“Leash law” for dogs begins on state land and federal WPAs. See DNR regs for exceptions

April 17: YOUTH TURKEY HUNT (4/17-4/18)

April 21:Turkey season opens, Period A

April 21: Lake Winnebago system bullhead bow/crossbow season

April 24: Catfish/bullhead bow/crossbow seasons opens on Wis/Minn boundary waters

April 24: Trout and salmon season opens on selected border waters with Michigan (see DNR regs)

April 27: Turkey season closes, Period A

April 28: Turkey season opens, Period B

Banquets/Fundraisers 

April 17: WTU Packerland Deer Camp, 5 p.m., Stadium View, Green Bay. For more info call WTU Headquarters, 1-800-274-5471.

April 17: WTU Burnett County Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., T-Dawgs Bar and Grill Convention Center, Grantsburg. For more info call Ellen Chell, 715-417-0923. 

April 17: Friends of NRA Superior Area 12th Annual Fundraiser, 5 p.m., Barkers Island, Superior. For more info call Bill Hilgers, 715-376-2116.

April 24: WTU Lake Michigan Deer Camp, 4:30 p.m., The Village at 170, Kohler. For more info call WTU National Headquarters, 1-800-274-5471.

April 24: WTU Neillsville Area Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion Hall, Neillsvile. For more info call Jill Artac, 715-456-7395. 

April 24: DU Clintonville Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Northwinds Banquet Hall, Marion. For more info call Tina Flanagan, 715-460-6540.

April 26: WTU Barneveld Chapter Hunters Night Out, 5:30 p.m., American Legion Hall, Barneveld. For more info call Tracey Alvey, 608-712-3757.

April 28: WTU South Wayne Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Ludlow Mansion, Monroe. For more info call Jim Wiltinger, 608-606-3065.

April 30: WTU Annual Spring Life Member Banquet, 6 p.m., RiverEdge Golf Course, Marshfield. For more info call Jay Newton, 920-960-9594.

May 6: WTU Fond Du Lac County Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, Fond Du Lac. For more info call Jay Newton, 920-960-9594.

May 8: WTU Great Northern Deer Camp, 4:30 p.m., Barkers Island Inn, Superior. For more info call WTU National Headquarters, 800-274-5471.

May 22: Lincoln County Sports Club Open House/Raffle, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Lincoln County Sport Club. For more info call Greg Eichelkraut, 715-409-9703.

May 22: Headwaters Chapter of Muskies Inc Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Whitetail Inn, St. Germain. For more info call Dale Peterson, 715-542-2366.

Shows

Ray Kangas Productions Gun & Knife Shows 2021. Fri. 3-8 p.m., Sat. 9-3 p.m. For more info call Ray Kangas, 715-372-4654.

April 16 & 17: Spooner Civic Center.

April 23 & 24: Northern Pines Golf Course and Event Center.

April 30 & May 1: Simek Center.

June 18 & 19: Grantsburg Community Center.

July 9 & 10: Burnett Youth Hockey Association.

Aug. 6 & 7: Spooner Civic Center.

Aug. 20 & 21: Ashland Civic Center.

Sept. 10 & 11: American Legion.

Sept. 24 & 25: Simek Center.

Oct. 1 & 2: Iron River Community Center.

Oct. 15 & 16: Shooter’s Banquet/Restaurant.

Oct. 23: Flat Creek Inn.

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May 7 & 8: Green County Conservation League Gun Show, Slice Ice Arena, Monroe. For more info call Gary Sutherland, 608-897-4481.

May 7 & 8: North Central WI Gun Collectors Assoc., Fri. 3 p.m.-8 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Merrill Expo Bldg, Lincoln Co. Fairgrounds, Merrill. For more info call Fred Yulga, 715-443-2825. 

June 4 & 5: Blue Hills Sportsman’s Club Show & Outdoor Expo. Fri. 3-8 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Barron County Fairgrounds. For more info call Greg Wilcox, 715-828-1182.

Tournaments/Contest

R100 Archery Tournament. For more info call Don Schwarz, 608-343-9022 or www.spartarg.com

July 23, 24, & 25: Sparta Rod & Gun Club.

Special Events

June 5: Wisconsin Trappers District 9, 8 a.m., Reesburg Outdoor Club. For more info call Dennis G. Knuth, 608-495-2752

Shooting/Archery

Mishicot Sportsmen’s Club Schedule of Events.13804 Jambo Creek Road, Mishicot, WI. For more info call Roger Vanderlogt, 920-323-4882.                   

April 24 & 25: Spring Archery Tournament 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

May 2 & 3: Summer Archery League Starts. Sun.  8 a.m. – noon, Mon. 4 p.m. – dark.

Aug. 21 & 22: Fall Archery Tournament, Sat. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sun. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Gun raffle held,  Sun. at 4 p.m. at the Club House.                          

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Twin City Rod and Gun Club, 6501 County Road T, Oshkosh, WI. For information call 920-284-6976. 

April 10: 9am-3pm Archery Range

May 15 & 16: 8am-3pm Archery Range

June 19 & 20: 8am-3pm Archery Range

July 10 & 11: 8am-3pm Archery Range

Aug 21 & 22: 8am-3pm Archery Range

 

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July 24: 3rd Annual Sportsmen’s Alliance “Protect Our Heritage Shoot”, Waterloo Gun Club. For more info call Jonathan D. Braun, 608-298-8255.             

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Outagamie Conservation Club Inc, Shoots, N3502 Mayflower Drive, Hortonville. For more info call John Wilharms, 920-585-0890.

May 1: 3-D Shoot, 8 a.m., O.C.C Clubhouse.

July 26: 3-D Shoot, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., O.C.C. Clubhouse.  

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A-1 Archery Schedule of Events. For more info call Dan Ellyson, 715-386-1217. a1archery.com

Meetings

Shoto Conservation Club Meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7 p.m. at the Clubhouse. For info call Tom Rysticken, 920-793-2650.

Mishcot Sportsmen’s Club meets every month on the 1st Wed of each month, 8 p.m. For more info call Roger, 920-323-4882.

Salmon Unlimited of Wisconsin meets the 2nd Wed. of each month, 7 p.m., 5th St. Yacht Club, Racine. A guest speaker each month.

Winnebago Conservation Club. Meets 3rd Tues of each month, Omarro’s Public House, Oshkosh. Call Betty Brochert, 920-688-3122.

Sheboygan Walleye Club meets the 3rd Tues. of each month, Crossroads Bar & Grill, Sheboygan. For info call Chris Gasser, 920-994-9057.

Beloit Chapter Izaak Walton League, monthly trap shoots, Beloit. For more info call Janice Chizek, 608-313-0356.

Green Bay Area Great Lakes Sport Fishermen meets the 3rd Tues. of the month. Sept.-May, Stadium View Sports Bar & Grill, 7 p.m. Open to the public. For more info call Jim Ryle, 920-680-0055.

Muskellunge Club of Wisconsin meets the 2nd Wed. of Jan, Feb, Mar, May, Oct, and Nov., Thunder Bay Grille, Pewaukee. For more info Kurt Ketcham, 262-490-2362.

Dodge County Pheasants Forever. Meets Monthly. For more info on when & were call Jerry Tribbey, 920-344-5723.

Fishermen Club meets every 3rd Tues. of month, Sept.-June, 7 p.m., Sheboygan Outboard Club. Open to the public. For more info call Lyle Peshkar, 920-452-9669.

Fox Valley Retriever Club: Meets Tues. & Wed., 4:30 p.m. Sat., 8 a.m. For more info www.foxvalley.com or Tom, 414-771-0811.

Yahara Fishing Club, meets 2nd Wed. of the month, 7 p.m. For more info call Gerald King, 608-513-8573.

Southern Brown Conservation Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 1st Thurs. 8 p.m., Rocky Top Tavern, Greenleaf. For more info call Mike Schmitt, 920-766-0812.

Brown County Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Tues. 6 p.m., Osprey Point Environmental Center, De Pere. For more info call Peter Daanen, 920-632-4452.

Okauchee Fishing Club meets at 7 p.m., New Berlin Ale House on the 1st & 3rd Tues. each month with a variety of speakers & subjects covering all aspects of fishing in Wisc. Guest fee $5.For more info call 414-350-1011.

A.D. Sutherland Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 3rd Mon. 7:30 p.m., Fond du Lac. For more info call Jay Reynolds, 920-251-5486.

Winnebagoland Musky Club meets the 1st Wed. of every month, American Legion Memorial Clubhouse, Fond du Lac, 7:15 p.m. Open to public. Call Dave, 920-922-6704 for more info. 

Abbotsford Sportsmen’s Club meets 2nd Mon. of each month, 7 p.m., Clubhouse. For more info call Rob Beran, 715-223-4363.

Sheboygan Area Great Lakes Sport Wisconsin Conservation Congress Spring meetings. For more info call Annmarie Kotuku 608-266-2952.

Horicon Marsh Hunting Retriever Club. Meets Monday at Hustisford and Thurs. at Fond du Lac. For more info www.hmhrc.org

Prime Water Anglers meets the 3rd Mon. of every month at Lakeside Bar, Stevens Point.Call Jeff Rautio, 715-340-5455.

Manitowoc Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Thurs. 6:30 p.m., Cabin #1 Lincoln Park, Manitowoc. For more info call Glenn Pfeffer, 920-684-9050.

Yahara Fishing Club, meets 2nd Wed. of the month, 7 p.m. For more info call Gerald King, 608-513-8573.

Badger Fly Fishers, meets 4th Mon of each month thru May, 7 p.m., Maple Tree restaurant, McFarland. For more info call Bob Harrison, 608-233-7480.

Wisconsin Fishing Club. Meets every 2 & 4th Mon. of the month, Grainger’s, Greenfield. For more info call Bob LeRoy, 414-688-4657.

Baraboo River Chapter. Kids & Mentors Outdoors, meets 2nd Mon. of each month, 7 p.m., Rivers Edge Resort, WI Dells. For more info call Rick Miotke, 608-415-0755.

Lighthouse Anglers Fishing Club meets on the 2nd Tues. of every month, American Legion Memorial Clubhouse, Fond du Lac, WI, 7 p.m. Call Bill, 920-921-4337 for info.

Rock Valley Anglers, Southern Chapter. Meets the 3rd Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., Boundaries Bar & Grill, Birch Room. For info call, Charlotte, 608-421-2982.

Women’s Hunting & Sporting Association. Meets the 1st Tues. of every month, 7 p.m., Wern Valley, Waukesha. For more info call Sarah, 262-968-3873 or www.wiwhsa.org

Outagamie Area Pheasants Forever meets each month to discuss chapter activities. For more info on when & where the next meeting is call Josh Jackl, 920-517-1039.

River Valley Outdoorsmen’s meets 1st Wed. of the month, 7 p.m., 1,000 Island Environmental Center. For more info call Ralph Vannulde, 920-570-3560.

Milwaukee Great Lakes Sport Fishermen, meets 2nd Tues. of the Month, Sept.-May, New Berlin Ale House. For more info call Bob Wincek, 262-679-9752.

Kenosha Sport Fishing & Conservation Association meets the 1st Mon. of the month, 7 p.m., Moose Lodge, Kenosha. Open to the public & new members. For info call Dave, 262-620-8237.

Titletown/Packerland Muskies Inc. meet the 2nd Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., Green Bay Yacht Club. For more info call Jay Zahn, 920-866-9705.

Watertown Chapter Izaak Walton League meets 2nd Tues. of the month, 7 p.m., Watertown. For more info call Gary Kurtz, 414-899-7120.

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