Lakes Tournament Trail: West Branch May 11, Berlin June 23, Mosquito July 14, Berlin again on Aug. 11 and Portage Lakes Sept. 7. Championship Sept. 21, 22 at Lake Chatauqua in New York. (330) 825-5702 or www.geocities.com/lakestrail
Pymatuning Lake Association will sponsor Walleye Round Up, May 18. Call 724-927-6879. Call 724-927-6879 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Lowellville Rod & amp; Gun Club, Quarry Road, May 25, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 26, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pre-registration required by May 18, call B. Meier (330) 536-6730.
INFORMATION -- For information on hunter, trapper and bowhunting education, contact the Ohio Division of Wildlife at (800) WILDLIFE. For hunter education in Pennsylvania, call (814) 432-3187.
CLUB & amp; ACTIVITY NEWS
BEAVER CREEK SPORTSMAN CLUB: Archery shoots, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., 30 3-D targets, $7 for adults, $3 for cubs, May 12, June 9, 30, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 14, 15. Call (330) 482-3709 for information. Turkey shoots Fridays, 6:30 p.m.; club at 4480 Washingtonville Road, Washingtonville.
BESSEMER ROD & amp; GUN CLUB: Memberships can be purchased at The Feed Mill, East Poland Ave., Bessemer, Pa. Club: North Main Street, Bessemer, Pa., (724) 667-7563.
BROOKFIELD TRI-DISTRICT CONSERVATION CLUB: Muzzleloading black powder turkey shoots third Sunday monthly at noon. Sharon-Hogue Road, east of SR 7.
CHESTER NEWELL SPORTSMEN'S CLUB: Ohio River Catfish Tournaments (Pittsburgh to Wheeling boundaries) begin May 11, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. and will be held May 25, June 8, 22, July 13, 27, Aug. 10, 24, Sept. 7, 21. Details are available at Chaney's Service Station, Chester, W.Va. $500 guaranteed first place prize, 2nd and 3rd place prizes determined by number of entries. (304) 387-3982.
COLUMBIANA COUNTY FEDERATION OF SPORTSMEN CLUBS: Columbiana County Youth Hunter Education Challenge-sponsored sporting clays, third Sunday monthly, practices Sundays 3-5 p.m., both at Leetonia Sportsmans Club (330 533-2573) (330) 337-8444.
COLUMBIANA COUNTY FISH & amp; GAME CLUB: Trap shoots Wed., Sat., and Sun.; Turkey shoots every Sunday noon. Information call Terry Zaplata at (330)-424-3659
COLUMBIANA COUNTY ARCHERS: 3-D Schedule for 2002 (crossbows welcome) May 5, June 2, July 7, Aug. 4, and Sept. 21, 22 Paul Gorman Memorial Shoot. For Info call (330) 424-9957, (330) 424-9318, (330) 227-3655 , (330) 332-3055, days of shoots, (330) 424-4101
CONSERVATION LEAGUE INC.: Open indoor archery, Mondays, Thursdays, 9 a.m.-noon. Tuesday to Fridays, 6-9 p.m. Indoor shooting, Mondays through Fridays, 6-9 p.m. 2535 McCleary-Jacoby Road, Bazetta.
CONSUMERS/MAHONING VALLEY LAKES: Regular season: through May 22 and June 28-July 31, Pine Lake; May 24-June 26, Aug. 2-Sept. 2, Evans; May 3-June 30 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Memorial Day only), Hamilton. Call (800) 634-3088 0r www.cmvl.com.
EASTERN OHIO CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap shoots Wednesdays, 6 p.m. Skeet shoots 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. West Calla Road between routes 62 and 45.
EAST PALESTINE SPORTSMAN'S CLUB: Outdoor 3D archery shoots (Pro, hunter, women's traditional and cub stakes, 30 McKenzie targets, running deer on track target, trophies awarded, kids 12 and under free, crossbows welcome), registration 8-noon, third Sunday monthly through August. Public and families invited, assistance available. (330) 757-8397. North Pleasant Drive off state Route 14 near the Pa. border.
FISH & amp; GAME CLUB OF VIENNA: Ladies firearms classes, call (330) 534-2929 for next class (May 14). Indoor archery Mondays and Wednesdays 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Doubles and singles trap Wednesdays and Sundays at 11 a.m. Indoor pistol range shoots Thursdays 4-10 p.m., open to public. Men's basic NRA pistol course, 6-10 p.m., June 5, 12, 19, call (330) 856-9078. Chicken dinner May 18. Fishing derby June 8. Fairhaven Day June 22. Route 193. (330) 394-1388.
FRIENDS OF THE NRA, MAHONING VALLEY CHAPTER: NRA Youth Sportfest, June 15, Lowellville Rod & amp; Gun Club.
GIRARD LAKES: Lower Lake open through May 31, Upper Lake open June 1 through Sept. 2. (330) 545-9712 for info. GIRARD LAKES BASS CLUB: Open bass tournament, May 11, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. (330) 545-9712 for info.
GRAND VALLEY HUNTING RANCH: May 12, Mother's day, ladies shoot one round free; June 9, Grand Valley 11th birthday, cake and ice cream for shooters; June 22, shooting clinic; July 20, shooting clinic, women only. Aug. 3, frog giggin gig; Aug. 25, Trumbull County Federation of Sportsmens Clubs 6th annual shoot. Call (440) 685-4868. 10198 Penniman Road, Orwell, Ohio.
GREENVILLE SPORTSMAN CLUB: Skeet or trap, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. Open to the public. Registered skeet Sundays 10 a.m., $20 registration. July 6 & amp; 7 four gun NSSA registered shoot, 200 yard rifle range and pistol. Memberships available $20. 1039 Vernon Rd. (Rt 538) Greenville, Pa. (724) 588-9994
HARTHEGIG CONSERVATION CLUB: Trap Sundays at 10 a.m. For info call (724) 475-2295 or (724) 475-4600.
HIDDEN VALLEY SPORTSMANS CLUB: Women shoot for free on Mother's Day (May 12), 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., (tower clays, trap or sporting clays). Indoor archery, Sundays, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Sporting clays Sundays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Terrible tower clays, Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gilkey Road off Mitchell Road between Pa. routes 318 and 18. West Middlesex. Call (724) 528-2700.
HUBBARD CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey shoots Thursdays 7 p.m. and Saturdays (long gun) at 2 p.m. Steaks, hams, bacon, cash and more available for winners. Meetings second Wednesday monthly, 7 p. m. Club is at 1760 Wick-Campbell Road, Hubbard. Info: (330) 534-8701.
KINSMAN CONSERVATION CLUB: Turkey shoots, Wednesdays at 7 p.m.
KNOX TWP. SPORTSMAN CLUB: 2002 A.T.A. Registered shoot dates: May 5, 25, 26, June 2, 16, July 7, 28, Aug. 4, Sept. 15. A 500 bird doubles marathon will be June 8.
LAKE MILTON FISH & amp; GAME: 2002 archery shoot schedule (shooting3D targets in natural settings, crossbows permitted). Adults $8, subs $3; Registration, 8 a.m. to noon, dates: May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 24 & amp; 25, Sept. 22 (all deer). Trap shoots Fridays, protector class, 6 p.m. registration, 6:30 p.m. shooting. (330) 872-0203 or 654-4599. Bedell Road.
LAWRENCE COUNTY SPORTSMANS ASSOCIATION: Skeet, trap, or wobble trap, Wednesdays 5 p.m.; Sporting clays, Wednesday 5 p.m., Sundays 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; and 5-Stand sporting clays, Wednesdays 5 p.m., Sundays 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Trap doubles, 9-noon Saturdays. Harbor Road west of New Castle. (724) 652-1075
LEETONIA SPORTSMENS CLUB: Turkey shoots, Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Open to the public. Trap shoots, Tuesdays, 7 p.m. For info call, (330) 427-0903 or (330) 332-9421.
LOWELLVILLE ROD AND GUN CLUB: NRA Sportsfest, June 15, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CAll (330) 549-3158 or (330) 5454-4250. Olympic wobble trap available anytime. Practice trap shoots, Thursdays. Pistol shoots Tuesdays 7 p.m. Club is on Quarry Road.
MAHONING COUNTY FEDERATION OF SPORTSMENS CLUBS: NRA Youth Sportsfest, , June 15, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., check-in 8:30-9:30 a.m. Free to all youth 18 and under. Pre-registration required, call (330) 549-3158 (evenings), (330) 545-4250 (days). Limited to 200 participants, free t-shirt to all who register. Activities will include .22 rifle shooting, archery, muzzleloader shooting, air rifle shooting, fishing, canoeing, crafts and wildlife displays. At Lowellville Rod & amp; Gun Club, Quarry Road, Lowellville (off U.S. 224, 2 miles east of Poland).
NEW MIDDLETOWN FARMERS AND SPORTSMENS CLUB: Wednesday Turkey Shoots. Sign-ups 6 p.m., shooting begins 7 p.m.; Friday Trap Shoots, 5:30 p.m., practices, Oakleys & amp; protectors. 3341 E. Calla Road.
OHIO VALLEY BASS ANGLERS: The club fishes local reservoirs, the Ohio River and Lake Erie, interested parties should call (330) 337-0530 or (330) 482-0427.
ORWELL GUN CLUB: Turkey shoots Fridays, 7 p.m. Call (330) 683-4738.
PHEASANT VIEW FARM INC.: Offering Pheasant, quail, chukar, duck and goose hunts, for info (330) 584-6828. 11625 Beloit-Snodes Road, Beloit, Ohio, 44609.
POSSUM HOLLOW SPORTSMENS CLUB: Muzzleloader and pistol shoot schedule: Nov. 10, Dec. 22. 3D targets, all meat prizes, $6 entry fee. Call (724) 535-4985 for details. Club located in Wampum, Pa.
RUFFED GROUSE SOCIETY, CHAPTER 365: For info contact Chuck Firestone, 390 Hickory Lane, Salem, (330) 332-5644 or at sran_PAF@access-k12.org.
SALEM HUNTING CLUB: Monday trap, 10 a.m. registration; Mondays, 6 p.m., PPC shoots; Tuesday, 6 p.m., trap shoots; First and third Wednesdays, 6 p.m., .22 rifle shoot; second and fourth Wednesdays, 6 p.m., centerfire rifle shoots; second and fourth Fridays, 6 p.m, ladies .22 rifle shoots; fourth Sundays, a.m., black powder shoots; every third Sunday through Sept., 9 a.m., cowboy shoot; May 19, 12:30 p.m., youth day. All-you-can-eat breakfast, first Saturday monthly, 6-11 a.m. with trap shoot at 11 a.m. Club: state Route 62, one mile west of Salem.
SIPPO VALLEY LONGBEARDS: Women in the Outdoors event, June 1, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., North Industry Sportsmans Club, Navarre. $45. Registration limited and pre-registration required. Call (330) 454-8974.
TRUMBULL CANOE TRAILS: May 18, Tuscarawas River; June 15, Mohican River; July 13, Pymatuning River; July 24, Lake Newport; Aug. 24, Presque Isle; Sept. 20, Lake Milton; Oct. 12, Mahoning River; Nov. 10, Cuyahoga River; Dec. 1, Mahoning River; Jan. 18, Christmas party. Call Bob Bakalik (330) 792-3110 or email email@example.com.
TRUMBULL COUNTY ROD & amp; GUN CLUB: Archery shoots, 30 McKenzie 3D targets, registration 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., $7 adults, youths, $5 cubs (12 and under) May 12, June 9, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8. Call (330) 372-7630 or (330) 638-6619. On Phillips-Rice Road off state Route 88.
TRUMBULL COUNTY CONSERVATION LEAGUE, MOSQUITO BOWMEN: 30 mixed, 3D target and 900 round shoot on May 5. Registration: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., public welcome. Awards given to winners in each class, food and refreshments available. June 2, Youngstown Senior Olympics District Championship American "900" Round. Registration fee of $5 to the Senior Olympics Youngstown and a $5 range fee day of the shoot. Call (330) 609-0371. Sept. 1 shoot to sponsor a "Hunt Of A Lifetime" for a local youth with a life-threatening illness. Money raised will help send a youth from northeast Ohio on an elk hunt in New Mexico. Club is located on McCleary Jacoby Rd. between Rt.305 and Rt.46.
WESTERN RESERVE FISH AND GAME CLUB: Junior CMP rifle shooting, Mondays 6-9 p.m. Indoor handgun range, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, $2 members, $4 for nonmembers. Indoor archery, 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays. Club: 1058 W. 3rd St., Niles. (330) 544-3993.
WEST POINT ROD AND GUN CLUB: Call (330) 382-1028 or (330) 385-7486. Meat shoot, Sundays at noon. 3D archery shoots, third Sunday monthly. Food and novelty shoots. 30 McKenzie targets. Registration 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Call (330) 532-9627.
YELLOW CREEK LONG RIFLES: Shoots second Sunday, noon. Trial walks, black powder, patched roundball and open sights only. In-lines allowed with restrictions. Call (330) 549-3438, (330) 738-6002, (330) 332-8376. 1153 Opal Road, Salineville.
YOUNGSTOWN RIFLE & amp; PISTOL CLUB: Call (330) 534-5697 or (330) 626-1720.
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