Welcome to the Stockbridge Sportsmen's Club - Situated on
119 scenic acres in the heart of the Berkshires, the club provides a secure and dedicated environment for fellowship and pursuit
of the outdoor sports. Our facilities are open to members and their guests, and we welcome new applications for membership
that are sponsored by a current member. In addition, our spacious banquet hall is available to the public for private functions,
meetings and catered events. See the Club contact information at the bottom of this page.
Skip Whalen ECHO LAKE ICE FISHING DERBY was another great success! Thank you to over 180 registered hearty
participants at our signature event. This was our best showing in years and clearly. A 6 lb bass took top honors wtih
over 20 fish registered at over 3 pounds. If you missed out this year then you might want to clear your schedule
for attending next year. See our sponsors page and a very heartfelt thank you tothe following volunteers: Skip and Myra Whalen, Marty Salvadore. Tim Minkler, Jeff St. John, Tom Race, Linda Cardillo,
Dave Slosek, Wayne Slosek, Craig Whalen, Gary Johnston, Dave Smith, George
Chasse, Peter DelGrande,
Gail Guarda, Bonnie Bonn-Buffoni, Mike Buffoni, Sue Whalen and Neil Obanhein.
There's a lot going on in the coming weeks. Don't miss your opportunity to have some fun and support
your club and a great cause.
YOUTH ARCHERY GRAND FINALE is Saturday
March 15th. Shooting starts at 9am and all archers are to report then. There will be no other shooting times.Update!! Pot luck luncheon is ON !! So the luncheon a And awards will immediately follow the fun
The Animal Target League
and Co-ed 300 League Banquet is scheduled for Satuday April 5th.
The 450 Archery Tournament on
Sunday March 16th. See the Buckhorn Archers Facebook link or the events page for further details.
300 Round Archery Tournament to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is on the weekend of April 12 and 13. See
the Buckhorn Archers Facebook link or the events page for further details.
The Buckhorn Archers hosted the Berkshire County 300 Championship with good attendance and
great shooting. 450 Tournament on March 16th - see the Facebook link for more info. There'll be one more 300 tournament
in April to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Stay tuned for more details.
The Game Dinner is slated for Saturday March 8th and is a
complete sellout. Be sure to order your tickets well in advance.
The hearty skeet shooters are busting up clays Sunday mornings - weather permitting.
Stop by and join in.
may be cold but it's never too cold to get up to your club.
LEGISLATIVE ALERT: Governor Patrick has introduced a bill entitled An
Act To Strengthen and Enhance Firearms Laws in the Commonwealth, and State Representative Linsky has introduced a bill
entitled An Act To Reduce Gun Violence and To Protect the Citizens of the Commonwealth. Please study the content
of both of these bills and inform your State lawmakers of your personal feelings. For more information on both bills click here.
FIREARM INFORMATION: Non-residents wishing to join the Stockbridge Sportsmen's Club or who want to participate
at our shooting events should visit our Non-Resident Info page for Massachusetts firearm requirements. You can legally transport a
typical sporting arm into Massachusetts by following a few simply rules. Confused? Email the club for clarifications.
STILL WAITING FOR YOUR FIREARM LICENSE? Click here to download instructions on how to contact the Firearms Records Bueau to check the current status of your application. Note
that your local Police Department may still be waiting for background check information that is completed by other agencies
(i.e. fingerprint check). If you have experienced a long delay please visit the GOAL website and download a form to notify them so they can stand up for your rights.
♦ FIREARM LICENSE COURSE: The next firearm license course will be held on
Saturday, March 1st. See the Events page for details.
NEWSLETTER: The October newsletter
has been posted.
2013 SPORTSMEN'S SWEEPSTAKES: Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket for our
2013 Sportsmen's Sweepstakes. Tickets sold out quickly - buy early next year. See the Sweepstakes page for the list
of daily winners.
ARCHERY ON FACEBOOK: Visit the Stockbridge Sportmen's Club "Buckhorn Archers" page on Facebook by using
the link at the left.
HUNTER EDUCATION COURSES: MassWildlife holds about 80 Basic Hunter Education courses around
the State each year. You must attend one of these courses to be elligible for a hunting license. Enrollment opens 60 days
prior to the course date, and classes fill very quickly thereafter. You can register online for advance notification. To see
the current course schedule click here..
FUNCTION HALL RENTAL:
Book our beautiful facility for your next function. We offer a private facility, in a scenic setting, at the best value
in the Berkshires. See the Hall Rental page for more information, and set up an appointment to see it in person.
Check out our Calendar of Events link on the Events and Calendar page.
DISCOUNTED NRA MEMBERSHIP:
Click here or use the link on the Club Affiliations page to save $ 10.00 when
you join or renew your NRA membership, or give the gift of a membership.