Expanded Outdoors Calendar
Get a listing of dozens of outdoor events going on in Lancaster County this week and beyond. Go to LancasterOnline.com. Click on Sports, then Outdoors.
Send upcoming events, typed in the format below, with your event's basic information, avoiding bold print, large print, italics, etc., and including a phone number for the public, to P.J. Reilly, Outdoors Writer, P.O. Box 1328, Lancaster, PA 17608-1328; fax: 291-4950; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
TODAY -- Lancaster Archery Club's indoor invitational 600-round on first floor of Lancaster Archery Supply, 2195A Old Philadelphia Pike. Shooting times 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.; $8 for adults; $4 for kids and seniors. Call 330-9089 to reserve shooting time.
TODAY -- Gentlemen MC Sportsmen's block shoot from 1-5 p.m. Take Route 272 south to the top of Buck hill. Club is on the left.
FEB. 12 -- Fox Harbor Archery Club's weekly, indoor league shoot begins at 7 p.m. Archers shoot a 450 round, from the 20-yard line, at bull's-eye targets. Fee is $5 for the night, plus $5 if you want to join the league. Archers do not have to join the league to shoot. Take Route 30 west to Prospect Road; right on Prospect, then left almost immediately into Indian Head Road. The club is on the right.
FEB. 15 -- Hemlock Archery Club's 28-target, indoor 3-D shoot from 3-9 p.m. $8. Take Route 72 north over PA Turnpike; right on Spring Hill Lane.
FEB. 15-17 -- Mount Joy Sportsmen's 28-target, indoor 3-D archery shoot from 5-8 p.m. on Fri., and 7 a.m.-2 p.m. on Sat. and Sun.; $8 for adults; $4 for kids 12-16. Take Route 283 west; left on Route 772; right on Old Market Street.
FEB. 16 -- Northern Lancaster County Game & Fish block shoot starts at 10 a.m. Take Route 272 north to Adamstown; left on Route 897; right on Forest Road.
FEB. 17 -- Northern Lancaster County Game & Fish trap shoot begins at 10 a.m. Take Route 272 north to Adamstown; left on Route 897; right on Forest Road.
FEB. 23 -- Lancaster County Friends of the NRA fundraising banquet at Lancaster Host Resort, 2300 Lincoln Highway East, from 4-11 p.m. For tickets, call Donna Gerz, 392-5237.
FEB. 24 -- Columbia Fish & Game Association's blackpowder open house from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $1 for group shoot. Blackpowder demonstrations, displays, vendors and more. Take Route 30 west; right on Prospect Road; left on Fairview Road.
MARCH 2 -- United Bowhunters of PA archery golf shoot at Tree Top Golf Course, Manheim; $25 for UBP members; $35 for non-members; $10 for kids under 16. Register at ubofpa.org.
SUNDAYS -- Mill Creek Sportsmen's Association indoor handgun shoot from noon-2:30 p.m. Nonmembers, $15. Call 393-6416. Handgun safety course available.
MONDAYS -- Paradise Sportsman's Association's practice trap shoot from 5-7 p.m.; $4. Take Route 741 east from Strasburg; right on Belmont Road.
TUESDAYS -- Manheim Sportsman's Association's indoor range open for handgun practice from 7-9 p.m. Fee is $10 for nonmembers of the club. The club is at 552 Oak Tree Road.
WEDNESDAYS -- Atglen Sportsmen's sporting clays shoot begins at 5 p.m.; $5.50. The club is on Creek Road, Sadsbury Township.
WEDNESDAYS -- Adamstown Rod & Gun Club's trap shoot under the lights begins at 5 p.m.; $3. The club is at 563 Willow St., Reinholds.
WEDNESDAYS -- Southern Lancaster County Farmer-Sportsmen's indoor archery league runs for 10 weeks; $40. Take Route 272 south to Buck; left on Route 372; left on Hollow Road.
THURSDAYS -- Paradise Sportsman's Association's chicken trap shoot from 5-7 p.m.; $5. Take Route 741 east from Strasburg; right on Belmont Road.
THURSDAYS -- Southern Lancaster County Farmers-Sportsmen's cowboy fast-draw shooting practice from 6-8 p.m. Take Route 272 south to Buck; left on Route 372; left on Hollow Road.
SATURDAYS -- Conewago Rod & Gun Club, Elizabethtown, has public trapshooting practice from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 426-2016 or see conewagogunclub.org.
Lancaster County Department of Parks and Recreation's Environmental Education Center in Central Park offers a variety of programs. Preregistration required at 295-2055; most are free. See co.lancaster.pa.us/parks.
TODAY -- Shed antler hunt in Central Park from 2-5 p.m. Meet in the EEC.
Lancaster County Hiking Club sponsors hikes regularly. Guests and new members are welcome. See lancasterhikingclub.org.
TODAY -- Hike five miles along the Susquehanna River at Marietta. Car pool at 1:15 p.m. from Buchanan and West End avenues.
FEB. 17 -- Hike the Mason-Dixon Trail from Anderson Road to Wago Road. Car pool at 8 a.m. from the park at Race and Buchanan avenues.
FEB. 17 -- Hike five miles through state game lands in southern Lancaster County. Car pool at 1:15 p.m. from Buchanan and West End avenues.