Tuesday, May 28th, 2024

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

Tuesday, May 28th, 2024

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

New York’s Outdoor Calendar



SEPT. 1: Canada goose and squirrel seasons begin (most of N.Y.).

SEPT. 9-17: Early Southern Zone antlerless deer season (limited WMU’s).

SEPT. 9-14: Early bear season, southeastern N.Y.


AUG 11-13: Cattaraugus Trappers Sportsmen’s Rendezvous, Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley, N.Y. Info: 716-474-7251.

AUG 11-13: Huntstock Deer Hunting Festival, Westminster, Mass. Info:

AUG. 24: Sportsman’s Dinner with Dr. Grant Woods of Growing Deer TV, Prattsville Hose Company in Prattsville, N.Y. Info: 518-299-3551.

SEPT. 9: Wyoming County Wildlife Federation Youth Day, Attica Rod & Gun Club, Attica, N.Y. Info: 585-813-1545.



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SEPT. 16: Capital Region Pheasants Forever 5th Annual Banquet, Lanzi’s on the Lake, Mayfield, N.Y. Info: 802-282-6642.

SEPT. 29: North Country Chapter Banquet, Malone N.Y. Info:, or email

SEPT. 29-31: Ruffed Grouse Society New York Grouse Camp, Malone, N.Y. Info:, or email

SEPT. 30: Whitetails Unlimited Adirondack Mountains Chapter Banquet, Pecks Hall, Altona, N.Y. Info: 413-244-2304


AUG. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors, Unadilla Gun Show and Flea Mkt., Unadilla Rod & Gun Club, Unadilla, N.Y. Info: contact Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

AUG. 18-20: NYS Woodsmen’s Field Days, Booneville, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 25-26: Woods and Wildlife Outdoor Show, Canandaigua, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 31 – SEPT. 2: NYS Trappers Association Annual Convention, Herkimer County Fairgrounds, Herkimer, N.Y. Info: or call 607-222-8554.

SEPT. 9-10: Niagara Frontier Gun Shows Hamburg Fairgrounds, Hamburg, N.Y. Info: call Bruce 716-542-9929 or visit

SEPT. 16: Sportsman’s Tailgate Sale, The Wildlife Sports and Educational Museum, Amsterdam, N.Y. Info: 518-762-7925.

SEPT. 16-17: New York State Arms Collectors Assoc. Syracuse Gun Show, NYS Fair grounds, Syracuse, N.Y. Info: Sandy Ackerman, 607-748-1010 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

SEPT. 23: Sportsman’s Show, Tannery Pond Community Center, North Creek, N.Y. (Vendors welcome). Info: 518-251-2505.



SEPT. 15, OCT. 13.: NYS Licensed Guide Examinations. Preregistration is required Info:

SEPT. 30 – OCT. 1: Eighth Annual Elite Trappers Seminar, Olivebridge, N.Y. Info: 845-389-8841.


AUG. 12: NYKBF Kayak Fishing Tournament, Henderson Harbor, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 17-20: Bassmaster Elite at Lake Champlain, Plattsburgh, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 19-20: Henderson Harbor Summer Slam Info:

AUG. 20: Hudson Valley Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament, Copake Lake, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 24-27: Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River, Clayton, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 26: Adirondack KBF Kayak Fishing Tournament, Lake George, N.Y. Info:

AUG. 26: SouthNY Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament, Copake Lake. Info: 201-744-9020.

AUG. 26: Cancer Research for Pancreatic Cancer Fundraiser, rifle, trap and skeet shoot w/ prizes, 8 a.m. at Burlington Flats Fish & Game Club, Laurens, N.Y. Info: 607-433-2752.

AUG. 27: Long Island Kayak Bass Fishing Elite Series 6, Lake Lillinonah, Ct. Info:

AUG. 27: Cortland Field Archers 46th annual Jeff Stewart memorial Southern Tier Bowhunter Championships. Homer, N.Y. Info: 607-372-1023.

SEPT. 2: Hudson Valley Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament, Lake Lillinonah, Ct. Info:

SEPT 2: Slay Nation Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament, Onondaga Lake, N.Y. Info 315-836-6560.

SEPT 3: Earlville Conservation Club Seventh Annual Youth Fishing Derby, Arrowhead Acres, Sherburne, N.Y. Info: 607-226-1673.

SEPT. 10: Long Island Kayak Bass Fishing Elite Series 7, Swinging Bridge Reservoir, N.Y. Info:

SEPT. 10: SouthNY Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament, Lake Sebego. Info: 201-744-9020.

SEPT. 16-17 : NYKBF Kayak Fishing State Championship, Otisco Lake. Info:

SEPT. 23: Hudson Valley Kayak Bass Fishing Tournament of Champions/Classic. Info:


Canajoharie Forest, Fish & Game Assoc. Inc. Trap Shooting: every Thursday evening beginning at 6 p.m., through Sept, 29. Info: 518-993-3762.

Central Adirondack RGS/AWS Chapter: Fun shoot and get together. Aug. 12, Indian Lake Blue Mountain Fish & Game Assoc. Indian Lake, N.Y. Info: Indian Lake Blue Mountain Fish & Game Assoc.

Dunhams Bay Fish & Game Club. 3D archery course open to public every Tuesday from 1 p.m. until dark, and the second Sunday of each month. Queensbury, N.Y. Info:

Eatonbrook Rod & Gun Club: Archery shoots Sept. 24, Oct. 8, Oct. 22, Nov. 5. Morrisville, N.Y. Info: 315-893-7253

Oakfield Rod & Gun Club: Youth Shooter’s day, Aug. 26. Oakfield, N.Y. Info: 716-812-7411

Pinewood Archers: 3D Archery Shoot, Aug. 13. Ridge, N.Y. Info: 631-687-0232.

The Suffolk Alliance of Sportsmen, Inc. and Old Bethpage Rifle & Pistol Club, Inc. Females & Firearms Event, Oct. 8. Info: 631-226-7202.

Westerlo Basic Valley Fish & Game Club: Trap shooting every Thursday evenings through Sept. 26, 6:30 p.m. Info: 838-200-2693.

Whitney Point Sportsmen’s Association: Trap Shoot, Thursday evenings 6 p.m. Info: 607-692-4843.

Williamson Conservation & Sporting Club (Wayne County): Free trap and skeet shoots for ages 12-19, shells for 12 and 20 gauge and 50 clay targets provided. Info: 585-721-4890, 585-266-6173.


Central New York Izaak Walton League: Last Tuesday each month 7 p.m., Fayetteville-Manilus Rod & Gun Club, Manlius. Info: 315-420-9209.

Cortland Chapter Izaak Walton League: Last Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m., Homer. Info: 607-849-6718.

Federation Of Sportsmens Clubs Of Sullivan County: Second Wednesday of each month, 7 p.m. White Lake Fire House. Info:, or call 845-798-4612.

Hague Fish & Game Club: Third Tuesday of every month, 7 p.m., West Hague Road, Hague N.Y. Info:

Keuka Lake Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Thursday of the month, 7 p.m., IWLA Clubhouse, Penn Yan, N.Y. Info: 315-729-3574.

Orange County Trappers: Monthly, 7:30 p.m., Shawangunk Fish & Game Association. Info: 845-406-8916.

Oswego County Trappers: First Tuesday of the month (except July and November) at 7 p.m. at The Leatherstocking Club, Route 104, New Haven. Info: 315-591-0581 or 315-591-3525.

Rome Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Thursday of the month, 7:30 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, Rome. Info: 315-336-2460.

Utica Chapter Izaak Walton League: Monthly, MWP Arts Institute, Utica. Info: 315-853-1066

Warren County Conservation Council: First Thursday of the month, 6 p.m. Cornell Cooperative Extension in Warrensburg. Info: or, 518-761-0447.

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