Hunting Gear for Children Coventry RI
Stacey DeCastro Soccer School
660 Waterman St
East Providence, RI
800 Bald Hill Rd
Modell's Sporting Goods
1276 Bald Hill Road, (Route 2)
10:00AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:00PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 6:00PM SUNDAY
Kayak Centre of Rhode Island
9 Phillips St. - Waterside
Ocean State Adventures
99 Poppasquash Rd.
Warwick Mall, 400 Bald Hill Road, Suite 700
Golf Day Shop, Golf Simulator, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.
Canoe Passage Outfitters
Cranston REI Store
22 Chapel View Boulevard
Great River Outfitters
One Phillips Street
North Kingstown, RI
Young Guns: Setting Up a Youth Hunt
10 TIPS FOR SETTING UP A YOUTH HUNT
1) Before you put a high-powered rifle in youngsters' hands, have them practice shooting on a range with a .22 rifle. You might even start with a BB gun. By doing this, you'll eliminate the possibility of their developing the very real fears of recoil and sound. It will also build confidence, and will help familiarize them with how a firearm works. Then, when the time comes to let these youngsters shoot a "big" gun under actual hunting conditions, they'll be so caught up in the moment that they won't have time to be fearful. This especially applies to young girls.
2) For a fairly close shot, manipulate food plots so that the most desirable deer food is less than 100 yards away. Bring candy, video games, an I-Pod or something to keep your child entertained while sitting in the stand.
3) Bring along important shooting aids -- a bi-pod, sandbags, or a cushion to prop the gun over the shooting rail. In other words, make it as easy as possible on the young hunter....
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