Deer Management Program – Controlled Bow Hunt
The Town of Redding’s Deer Management Program is authorized by the Conservation Commission and administered by the Office of the First Selectman.
The Deer Management Program takes place on select Town owned open space, using permitted bow-hunters, during the State of Connecticut’s authorized bow hunting season for Zone 11 (Sept. 15, 2017- Jan. 31, 2018).
Please read through the Hunt Participant rules before completing an application to participate. (options: to actively fill and send directly or use a printed version).
The office also requires that you make a copy both your driver’s license and hunting license.
If your application to participate in the hunt is accepted, you will be notified via email along with instructions to pick up your permit for the Redding bow hunt.
Return completed forms via fax to 203-938-8816 or via email to: Assistant@townofreddingct.org.
You may also mail your forms or bring them in person to:
Office of the First Selectman
100 Hill Road, PO Box 1028
Redding, CT 06875
Forms For Controlled Hunt
- Hunt Participant Rules 2017
- Printed Returning Hunter Form for Controlled Hunt
- Fillable Returning Hunter Form for Controlled Hunt
- Printed New Hunter Application for Controlled Hunt
- Fillable New Hunter Application for Controlled Hunt
- Private Land Consent Form
- Deer Harvest Report 2017-18 Form
|Open Space open to Controlled Bow Hunt by Town of Redding Permit Only||Acres|
|Saugatuck Falls Natural Area||318|
|Limekiln Natural Area||127|
|Granskog Natural Area||117|
|Little River Preserve||101|
|The Rock Lot||100|
|Gallows Hill Natural Area||73|
|Couch Hill Preserve||71|
|John W. Sanford Farm||58|
|General Parsons Preserve||53|
|Dayton Road Tract||52|
|Garnet Ridge Preserve||40|