Hunting Gear for Children Meriden CT

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(203) 686-0462
470 Lewis Avenue
Meriden, CT
Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 666-3877
Ames Plaza
Newington, CT
Eastern Mountain Sports
(203) 639-4884
470 Lewis Avenue Suite 45
Meriden, CT
Cubetas & New England Outfitters & Range Center
(860) 347-4353
157 Meriden Road
Middlefield, CT
Willow`s Motorsports
(203) 272-7201
1555 Highland Avenue
Cheshire, CT
Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 747-2102
Connecticut Commons
Plainville, CT
B & W Tents & Inflatable Rentals
(203) 235-1070
71 Arlington Street North
Meriden, CT
Lunker City Fishing Specialties
(203) 237-3474
847 Hanover Road
Meriden, CT
Wallingford Bike Presents
(203) 265-2998
218 North Colony Street
Wallingford, CT
Dance-A-Lot Tent & Party LLC
(203) 949-9490
198 Center Street
Wallingford, CT

Young Guns: 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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