Charlie Bates was the winner of the WMDH's "biggest goose contest" with a 9 pounder

2017 UPDATES

September Updates will be posted soon. We are having several new contests for the 2017 hunting season.

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Updates  on  coming  events.  

We will  be meeting for a duck box building

day & same day sporting clays shoot! 


Duck House Building Day and Sporting Clays Shoot 
On Wednesday August 9th we will meet at Paul Baj’s house in Warren, MA to assemble a few wood duck houses, have lunch, and then travel to the Petersham Gun Club for a 50 target sporting clays shoot.
Food will be provided, but the shoot will cost $15. Reply to Charlie at
duckstopper3@verizon.net for meeting times, driving directions, or any other questions.


Biggest Goose Contest
Our annual contest will be held on Tuesday September 5th which is the opening day of the early goose season.
 
The rules are simple: Pay your $5 entry fee before Labor Day September 4th.
 
Shoot a goose on the 5th and bring it to the weigh-in at the Slovak Club before the meeting starts.
 
The member with the heaviest goose will be the winner and collect 80% of the entry money.
 
One name from all the entrants (except the biggest goose contest winner) will be drawn and receive 20% of the entry money.
 
One name from all the entrants will be drawn for a $25 Cabela’s gift card.


Band Contest:
Another activity that we hold every year is the Duck/Goose Band Contest. This contest starts with the opening of the early goose season and ends with the close of the late goose season in February.
 
Rules are pretty simple: Pay your $5 entry fee before the September meeting, shoot a banded bird, and turn in the certificate by the March 2018 meeting.
 
At the March 2018 meeting a name will be drawn from all the band entries and that member will receive 80% of the pool.
 
One name from all the entrants (except the Band Contest winner) will be drawn and win 20% of the pool.
 
One name from all the entrants will be drawn for a $25 Cabela’s gift card.