he annual Albert County Hunters Association Kids Fishing Derby will be on Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at Robby’s U-Fish in Memramcook. We’ll meet at Robby’s U-Fish, located on the Little Dover Road for 10:00am. At noon, we’ll leave for the clubhouse, for pizza at 1:00pm
Summer Rendezvous 2017 August 18, 19 & 20th at the Albert Co. Exhibition Grounds, King Street, Riverside-Albert
Weekend Camping (2 Nights), 2 Adults plus children up to 18yrs – $45.00 per campsite. Each additional adult in group $10.00
Camping 1 Night only, 2 Adults plus children up to 18yrs – $25.00 per campsite. Each additional adult in group $10.00
Come on down to the New Brunswick Sportsman’s show at the Moncton Coliseum to see what’s new in the hunting and fishing world, and while you’re there, stop by our booth.
Friday, March 31
12:00 noon – 9:00 pm
Saturday, April 1
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, April 2
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
See you there!
There will be a Firearm / Hunters safety course from April 21st – 23rd at the club building. Space is limited, so register early by calling the DNR in Dieppe at 856-2344
We are having our annual sleigh ride on Sunday, March 26 for adults and kids. We meet at the club between 1 and 1:45pm. We are to be at the sleigh ride at turtle creek for 2pm. , after the ride we come back to the club for Home made baked beans and ham , we will have hot dogs for the kids that don’t want beans. The cost will be $10.00 per adult, ( no cost for kids)
The Albert County Hunters Association will be hosting our third annual summer rendezvous on Aug 12 to Aug 14th.
Camping for the weekend is $45 and there are 30 sites with hook ups and plenty of room for tenting.
New location this year at the Albert County Exhibition fairgrounds, 5895 King St, Route 114, Riverside-Albert, N.B.
Friday night :
Meet & Greet
events / games start at 9am each event is $2 per entry, unless noted otherwise, one entry per contest only.
Horseshoe money shoot – individual teens and up
How many shoe’s can you get in a bucket of water at 15 paces (harder than it sounds)
Washer toss – kids (9 and up) and adults
This is doubles round robin elimination tournament.
Teams of two are drawn from a hat, we do our best to team the younger participants up with an adult.
Fly casting accuracy – individual timed event
Adults : We provide the rod and the fly (hook removed) and you try and land the fly inside three targets (hula hoops) in under a minute. Its harder than it sounds.
Kids: Same as above but with a spinning rod and the targets are closer
Bow saw – individual timed contest
Women fastest to saw through a 4″ log.
Men fastest to saw through a 6″ log.
Cross cut saw – doubles timed event
Fastest team to cut through a 6″ log.
Tip for this one, only pull the handle never push or the blade will bend and the bystanders will not let you live it down.
Kettle boil – individual timed event
Fastest to build a fire and boil it over. Each can has one cup of water and a spoon full of dish soap, cans are suspended over the pit area from a pole. Two matches to start then run to the truck to get more..
Kids – we provide the wood chips and chopped wood.
Women – we provide wood chips and a block of wood. Hatchet is required for this one
Men – we provide a block of wood. Hatchet is required for this one
Frying pan toss – individual distance
Kids – how far can you throw a cast iron skillet
Women – how far can you throw a cast iron pan
Men – how far can you throw a cast iron pan with a little more lead in the base
Moose Call – individual $5 to enter
This event is sponsored by Shepody Fish and Game. Judges can not see the participants.
Best impersonation of a cow call and a bull grunt.
Kids – 1st $25, 2nd $15 & 3rd $10. for the kids we will have up to three prizes depending on participants
Adults – 1st $75, 2nd $50 & 3rd $25
Live auction in the evening and a bonfire.
Pack up, tear down. We hold our draws in the morning.
Rendezvous Fundraiser draw:
Ascend C14 canoe. tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10.
Kids can enter only once in one of our three draws,
Two kid bikes (1 boy and 1 girl) sponsored by the New Brunswick Wildlife Federation.
This is for all kids under 12 and they can enter either the boys or girls draw for $2. Entrants have to be able to walk
$50 Visa gift card draw sponsored by the Albert County Hunters Association.
$2 to enter and kids can only enter once. Open to kids too tall do the bike draw that are 16 and under.
We hope to see you there.
The kids fishing derby is going to be this coming Sunday, May 15. All kids are welcome! We will meet at the clubhouse for 10:00am, and leave for the pond at Robby’s U-Fish at 10:30am, or, you can go directly to the pond for 11:00am. After fishing we’re all going back to the clubhouse for pizza. Hope to see you all on Sunday!
There will be a sleigh ride for the adults on Saturday, January 23rd at 2:30pm. The cost is $20 per couple or $10 per person, and this will include a meal that will be served at the club. Please contact Allen Beers at 866-9479 or John MacDonald at 871-1404 before January 19th to let us know if you’re attending. We’ll be meeting at the club for 2:00pm
There will also be a sleigh ride for the kids on Sunday, January 24th at 2:30pm. Please meet at the club for 2:00pm. A meal will be served as well.
We are having our annual Christmas party at the club on December 12. We are having a hot & cold Buffet from 5pm to 6pm, and the door will be open at 3:30pm for meet and greet.
Tickets are $5.00 each and MUST be obtained by December 7th so we will know how much food to prepare. You can get your tickets at the club on Friday afternoon from Ron Romkey between 3pm and 5pm, or Friday evening from 8pm to 10pm, or call me during this weekend to reserve your ticket. My phone number is 871-1404.
The annual kids Christmas party will be on Sunday the 13th of December at 2pm and all the children are welcome. There will be pizza served and activities for the kids, with a visit from Santa. There is no charge for the kids party.