FRIENDS & ASSOCIATIONS

Below you'll find organizations, clubs and associations we partner with and support.  We encourage you to visit these organization's websites to see what is upcoming for wildlife conservation, state legislation and shooting, trapping and more.

  • NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION - NRA

    www.nra.org


    The National Rifle Association is America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights. Since its inception in 1871, it has also been the premier firearms organization.

  • NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION

    www.nraila.org


    Established in 1975, the NRA Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the 'lobbying' arm of the National Rifle Association of America.

  • NEW YORK DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

    www.dec.ny.gov


    In all cases, make sure to visit the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (N.Y.S.D.E.C.) website at www.dec.state.ny.us for hunting, fishing and appropriate regulations which apply. Also, if utilizing Shawangunk Fish and Game Association's landowner properties, be sure to review the rules and regulations before proceeding.

  • NEW YORK STATE RIFLE & PISTOL ASSOCIATION

    www.nysrpa.org


    The New York State Rifle and Pistol Association is the state's largest and nation's oldest firearms advocacy organization.  Since 1871, our organization has been dedicated to the preservation of Second Amendment rights, firearm safety, education and training, and the shooting sports.  Our membership consists of individuals and clubs throughout the state.  We are a not-for-profit 501(c)4 organization and the official NRA-affiliated State Association in New York.

  • SHOOTERS COMMITTEE ON POLITICAL EDUCATION - S.C.O.P.E.

    www.scopeny.org


    S.C.O.P.E.’s mission is to practice a strength in numbers strategy. A grassroots organization that values the talent and commitment of our members to advance our cause to preserve the Second Amendment rights of all New York State citizens. Our goal is to educate the public and public office holders on the principles of the Second Amendment and the wisdom of our founding fathers who saw this as a tool to guarantee our freedom.

  • NEW YORK STATE CONSERVATION COUNCIL, INC.

    www.nyscc.com


    The NYSCC is the oldest conservation organization in New York State, comprised of volunteers who are concerned with sound management of the state's and the nation's land, water, fish and wildlife.  Our members are involved in all aspects dealing with the environment, ranging from educating youth and adults, to legislation, and including hands-on projects, cleaning up waterways and roadsides, and habitat improvement projects.

  • NORTH-SOUTH SKIRMISH ASSOCIATION

    www.n-ssa.org


    The North-South Skirmish Association (N-SSA) was formed in 1950 to commemorate the heroism of the men, of both sides, who fought in the American Civil War. The N-SSA promotes the safe and competitive shooting of Civil War firearms and artillery while wearing Civil War uniforms. There are currently over 3,500 members composing over 200 units (teams). An N-SSA unit must represent an actual unit that existed during the Civil War, so you'll see units from all over the Union and Confederacy, competing in a friendly and family oriented atmosphere.

  • ORANGE COUNTY FEDERATION OF SPORTSMEN'S CLUB

    www.ocfsc.org


    The Orange County Federation of Sportsmen's Club, Inc. conducts conservation and education programs and acts a s a coordinator for activities of member clubs in Orange County, New York.  Currently, the Federation comprises of thirty clubs that have a combined membership of 6,700 men and women that engage in outdoor sporting activities in the Orange County area.  As a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, Federation is operated exclusively by volunteers from the member clubs who annually engage in many projects intended to make outdoor sporting activities better and safer for all to enjoy.



  • ORANGE COUNTY SHOOTERS

    www.ocshooters.com


    An organization focused on Orange County, New York providing local, state and federal gun laws, firearm/handgun rules and regulations, the how-to's on obtaining a handgun permit, hunting licenses, information regarding local gun stores, ranges, educational courses, clubs, shows and more.

  • ORANGE COUNTY TRAPPERS ASSOCIATION

    www.orangecountytrappers.org


    An organization located in Orange County, New York serving its local community of trappers.