Thread: New York
12-12-2006, 06:08 AM #1
I dont know how many of you are from the southren zone of N.Y. but I was wondering what ever body thinks about them swithcing from shotgun to rifle??? I personally think its a bad idea. I think the reason there are some nice bucks at least in Stueben county where I hunt is becuase your distance you can shoot is limited. Also I think there is going to be a lot of dead flat landers on the state lands .
12-18-2006, 10:45 PM #2
No I'm not dead
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12-18-2006, 11:02 PM #3I cut things up and split them down!
12-19-2006, 07:22 AM #4
I know there are two counties that have switched to rifle but I am pritty sure that most of the southren zone NY is shotgun. I dont know much about the south east tip of NY that your in. Where I hunt its the south west corner of NY. its shot gun.
Last edited by ridgewalker243; 12-19-2006 at 07:25 AM.
12-19-2006, 12:24 PM #5
Most of the areas around me anyway are open to all firearms......and we dont have a rifle or shotgun or firearms season.....we have Regular season....so any legal hunting implement....bow, muzzleloader, shotgun, rifle, hand gun, dodge, ford, chevy......I cut things up and split them down!
12-19-2006, 10:17 PM #6
I'm in the south east...It's almost all rifle here except for Dutchess, Putnam and Rockland Co's (shotgun)and Westchester Co.(archery only)
I prefer rifle to shotgun, but that's me...
I think they should extend the season into January...
12-19-2006, 10:34 PM #7
12-19-2006, 10:55 PM #8
12-19-2006, 11:03 PM #9
12-20-2006, 07:46 AM #10dodgensince74Guest
wish we had a portion of your herd problem
12-21-2006, 10:13 AM #11
I had 5 tags going to NY stueben county about 3 years ago(1 buck, 4 doe). I will have to agree that they need to lay off a little.
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