Do Not Miss the Garden State Deer Classic

Do Not Miss the Garden State Deer Classic

Garden State Deer Classic Display of record deer
Garden State Deer Classic Display of record deer
New Jersey Fish and Game
New Jersey Fish and Game

Trenton, NJ –-(AmmoLand.com)- Dozens of outstanding white-tailed deer taken during New Jersey’s 2008-09 hunting seasons will be available for viewing at the upcoming Garden State Outdoor Sportsmen’s Show and Deer Classic.

This years show will be held from January 14 – 17 at Raritan Center in Edison. This year’s top entries will be recognized at the Deer Classic Awards Program on Sunday, January 17 at 2:30 p.m.

The Division of Fish and Wildlife will have a large display area at the show, where hunting and fishing licenses will be available for purchase and visitors will have the opportunity to speak with biologists representing different areas of expertise. Division biologists will also be presenting programs on Bass Fishing and Deer Hunting in New Jersey during the show.

A bow and arrow range staffed by certified Hunter Education instructors will be set up again this year, too. New this year is the opportunity for participants to try their hand at shooting a crossbow. The range is free and open to anyone aged 10 years and up.

The Garden State Outdoor Sportsmen’s Show and Deer Classic is a great way for families to enjoy a day together learning about the great hunting and fishing opportunities in New Jersey as well as all of North America, and to see the latest in hunting, fishing and outdoor gear.

The Garden State Deer Classic is sponsored by the New Jersey State Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs, United Bowhunters of New Jersey, New Jersey Outdoor Alliance Conservation Foundation and the Garden State Outdoor Sportsmen’s Show.

For more information on the Deer Classic visit http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/deerclassic.htm. Information on the Garden State Outdoor Sportsmen’s Show, including directions and seminar schedules can be viewed at www.gsoss.com.