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New Trout Regulations Set to Take Effect on the West Branch Farmington & Farmington Rivers See Link


WhatsNew.jpgConnecticut Hunting Areas Maps

                                Migratory Bird Hunting Guide

Please check the new website for county league of sportsmen news at; 


May 19 Ducks Unlimited Dinner Friday at the Haley Mansion Inn at Mystic See attached flyer


May 20 & 21 New England Archery Triple Crown at Groton Sportsmen’s Club North Stonington See attached flyer


May 20, June 24, September 23, October 21, November 4 Buffalo Matches at Ledyard Sportsmen Club

Contact Jim Dougherty 860-464-9446 for info  Six Classes  - all start at 0930 A.M.


May 21 CT Master's Shooting Games at Blue Trail Range - Wallingford

Contact Information - Phone #: (860) 788-7041    E-mail:


June 3 Ladies Archery Day 2 Norwich Archery

For more information call 860-460-2535 or e-mail:


June 8,9,10,11 Nutmeg State Shooting Competition Games At Blue Trail Range

Contact Information - Phone #: (860) 788-7041    E-mail:


June 10 RI Division of Fish & Wildlife "Women’s Day At The Range" at Great Swamp Shooting Range West Kingston See attachment


August 5 CT Waterfowlers Assn. Sporting Clays at Wallingford Rod & Gun Club 

For info Contact Greg Chasko


September 16 Fall swap meet at Mystic Rod & Gun Club Stonington See attached flyer

For Vendor Tables Contact 860-536-6640   Hours 9 A.M. to 2 P.M.  Vendor time 7 A.M. for loading Tables.


September 23 Connecticut DEEP Hunting and Fishing day at Cabela's East Hartford between 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Variety of activities for all ages such as 3D archery, laser shoot, dart guns, casting pools, field dog Demos,

fly tying, and casting, birds of prey, and many sporting workshops about hunting, fishing, boating, and forestry.

Vendors organization desiring to attend the event, Please Contact Robin Blum at 860-424-4137 (

More details on DEEP Website



NRA 1st Steps Program for Youngster Shooters starting the 1st Thursday in October.

            We have 2 programs: 2nd also starts in October.

1.    A recreational/safety/NRA 1st steps program that runs the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month (Oct-May) 6:30-9:00 PM

2.    Our Junior Competitive Travel Team.  Whose members have won multiple National Championships and the coaches are National Champions in 3 events, national Records holders, and NRA/CMP/USAS Lev 3 coach certified and sought out as a private coach by many Jr national champions and upcoming Jr from across the country.  This group meets every Thursday 4:30-9:00 PM and goes to matches on the weekend.  Several times throughout the year we bring in Olympic Team and/or National Team Members as well as other internationally known and respected experts to help present topics or provide clinics/private. For Details -  Contact Lizette Grunwell at 860-625-6218 or


Make a Donation to Litigation Fund

We are off to a good start raising the needed funds for the lawsuit against the State of CT's new gun laws, but it is critical that we keep going if we intend to achieve our objective: full restoration of 2nd Amendment rights in Connecticut.

To donate* online to the litigation fund, click here for the CCDL website

If you prefer to write a check,  please make it payable to: “CCDL” and note on the memo of the check that it is for the “2A Litigation Fund”. Checks should be mailed to: CCDL, P.O. Box 642, Groton, CT 06340.

*Contributions and gifts to CCDL or the Litigation Fund are not tax deductible