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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.

Due to the low reported deer harvest numbers, the Conservation Commission has decided to suspend the Open Space Bow hunting this year, with a provision to look at it next season.


Forms For Controlled Hunt (inactive at this time)

  • Hunt Participant Rules
  • Returning Hunter Form for Controlled Hunt
  • New Hunter Application for Controlled Hunt
  • Private Land Consent Form
  • Deer Report Form


Click here for the link to the 2022 Hunting and Trapping Guide.

Open Space open to Controlled Bow Hunt by Town of Redding Permit Only  Acres  
Saugatuck Falls Natural Area  318
Stormfield  160
 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
 Turkington Falls  65
 John W. Sanford Farm  58
 General Parsons Preserve  53
 Dayton Road Tract  52
 Garnet Ridge Preserve  40
 Town Garage/Landfill