Outdoor Calendar (through August 14): What to see and do in western New York – Buffalo News | Gmx Pharm

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30-31 July – Bart’s Cove duel in Dunkirk Walleye tournament daily from 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more information, contact Mark Mohr at 716-998-9871.

Through August 21 – Twin Counties Summer Classic for Niagara and Orleans Counties. Amateur boats for top 5 fish, $150. Pro boats for top 7 fish, $300. Contact the Boat Doctors in Olcott at 716-778-8592 for more information.

today-aug 7 – New York Walleye Derby on Lake Erie continues. Registration is closed. www.newyorkwleyederby.com.

July 31 – LOC Derby ends at 1pm followed by an awards ceremony at 3pm at Riley’s Bar and Grill in Sodus Bay. www.loc.org

August 2nd – Allied Sportsmen Outdoor 3D Archery League continues. Shooting on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. It is a course with 15 goals for 17 weeks. For more information, contact John Floriano at 716-725-5822 or Kevin Ulrich at 716-430-1059.

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August 2 – Spring Trap and Skeet League resume at the Evans Rod and Gun Club, 864 Cain Road, Angola. Tuesdays 6pm-9pm; Thursdays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Teams consist of 5 people. Contact Fred Lima at 716-479-4833.

August 2 – Lake Ontario Charter Boat Association Monthly Meeting at 7 p.m. at the Irondequoit Rod and Gun Club, 658 Bay Front S, Rochester (every first Tuesday of the month).

August 2 – Monthly meeting of the Niagara Musky Associationposted for the Eldredge Club, 17 Broad Street, Tonawanda, from 7pm

August 3 – The 12-week Trap League of Singles continues at the Tonawanda Sportsman’s Club, 5657 Killian Road, Pendleton, from 6pm to 9pm Shooting also takes place on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm. For more information, call Jim Cagney at 716-481-6615.

August 3 – Doubles Trap League continues at the Tonawanda Sportsman’s Club, 5657 Killian Road, Pendleton, from 6pm to 9pm Shooting also takes place on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm. For more information, call Jim Cagney at 716-481-6615.

August 3 – Fly tying class at Orvis Buffalo, 4545 Transit Road, Williamsville, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with local expert Greg Piotrowski. Call 716-276-7200 to register.

August 3 – Sunlife Marina Bass Open Tournament behind the walls of Buffalo Harbor from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The cost is $40 per boat. The top 3 fish.

3-15 Aug 3D archery at the target at the Evans Rod and Gun Club, 864 Cain Road, Angola will be filmed every Wednesday for 9 weeks from 4:00pm until dusk through September 28th. Children under 12 shoot for free. For more information, contact Jerry Gorski at 716-698-3008.

August 4 – Doubles Trap League, Boston Valley Conservation Society, 9624 Zimmerman Road, Boston. Six weeks, 300 goals. Shooting on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. Discs can be ATA registered. For more information, call Ernie at 716-335-4111.

August 5th – Reel Impact Fishing Tournament benefiting the pediatric cancer community of WNY through Chasing Dreams and PUNT Pediatric Cancer Collaborative in the Lower Niagara River starting at 7:30 p.m

5-7 August – Northern Chautauqua Conservation Club (Con Club) Walleye Tournament.. The best 3 pike-perch every day. For more information, contact Zen Olow at 716-640-2776.

August 6 – 11th Annual Clays for Heroes Shoot at Rochester Brooks, 962 Honeoye Falls #6 Road, Rush. Login to scorechaser.com. For more information, contact Ashley Butcher at 716-698-5892.

August 6-11 – Major League Fishing Pro Bass Regular Season Tournament on Cayuga Lake.

August 6th – Fly Fishing 101 with Orvis Buffalo4545 Transit Road, Williamsville, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Call 716-276-7200 or register online at https://stores.orvis.com/us/new-york/williamsville.

August 7th – Double T Memorial 3-D Archery at the Double T Archery Club, 1120 N. French Road, Amherst. There are 30 destinations for $15 for adults. Registration 8:00 am to 1:00 pm The shooting will be held in memory of deceased members of the club (formerly the Bill Brown Memorial Shooting). All types of bows are welcome. Children shoot for free with a paying adult. Call 716-688-0438 for more information.

7 August – Niagara Musky Association membership and family picnic at Stiglmeier Park, Cheektowaga from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Bring a dish to pass.

August 10th – Entry Deadline for the Innovative Outdoors Walleye Challenge Set for August 20 from Dunkirk. https://innovative-outdoors.com/event-details

August 13-26 Annual Daniel Spierdowis Memorial Fishing Derby at the Albion Sportmen’s Association on Keitel Road from 9am to 12pm. The derby is organized by Scott DeSmit (585-815-5150) and Dan Conrad (585-590-1148) and is open to Orleans County residents under the age of 16. Registration starts at 8am

August 14 – Fall Trap League begins at the Boston Valley Conservation Society, 9624 Zimmerman Road, Boston. This will be a 10 week league with 300 goals. Registration times for shooting are Sundays, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Discs can be ATA registered. Call Ernie at 716-335-4111 for more information.

August 14 – NRA Kid and Family Shoot at the Alabama Hunt Club, 1857 Lewiston Road, Basom. Registration at 8:30 am Safety briefing (all participants are urged to attend) at 9:00 am Open to children (ages 8+) and adults. No experience needed. Events include Paintball, Airgun, .22 Caliber Bolt Action Rifle, Trap, Black Powder Rifle, Archery for kids. Price: $5.00 per person, $20.00 per family. End at 3:00 p.m. Lunch included, free with paid registration.

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