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 Conservation Commission will host Open Space Bow hunting this year, beginning September 15, 2023 and ending January 31, 2024.
If you are interested in participating, you must:
–Read and acknowledge the Hunt Participant Rules.
–Fill out and submit either a New or Returning Hunt form.
–Fill out the Private Land Consent form (appropriate areas).
–Keep track of your activities during the season; they will be needed when you finalize and submit your Deer Harvest Report at the end of the season.
–Direct all questions and form submissions to the Executive Assistant Alice Smith at email@example.com.
Forms For Controlled Hunt
The Controlled Hunt is currently CLOSED to new hunters. The Conservation Commission will revisit opening participation next year.
- Hunt Participant Rules–inactive
- Returning Hunter Form for Controlled Hunt –inactive
- New Hunter Application for Controlled Hunt –inactive
- Private Land Consent Form–inactive
- Deer Harvest Report Form –ACTIVE FORM
Click here for the link to the 2023 Hunting and Trapping Guide.
Click here for the CT Deep Deer Hunting landing page.
|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|