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It is with heavy sadden hearts that the officers of the Northeast Outdoors Foundation and the Northeast Big Buck Club are having to make this announcement. We have lost our beloved friend Everett R. Brown this morning. He died peacefully at home with several of his family members at his side through the past few days. Everett had been extremely sick for the past month, he fought har...
The NOF & NBBC has a new supporter - Call2Adventure.org This great non-profit is supporting us with advertising revenue, and we in turn want to help them promote their efforts to raise funds that support wildlife conservation, outdoors education and hunter advocacy. Check out their website and watch for announcements about events and fundraisers in Northeast Big Bucks Magazine and online. ...
Although the New York Department of Environmental Conservation is still drafting the final regulations concerning crossbow use for hunting this fall, they recently released a summary of regulations. Check them out here: • Crossbows may not be used in any season until DEC has adopted regulations specifying how and when they may be used. Crossbows may be used to take unprotected wildlife at ...
The following is from the MA  State House News Service BOSTON - The House on Wednesday passed a bill partially lifting the state’s ban on Sunday hunting by allowing the use of bow and arrows during the last three months of year, which is deer hunting season. The bill (H 4114) was approved on a voice vote Wednesday night after a session focused on a $1.7 billion environmental bond ...
Attention all NBBC scorers!  The deadline for scored deer to be eligible for this years awards banquet is only 1 week away. Please contact me or David LeVasseur if you have any score sheets that have not been sent in or they will not be eligible for the awards. Remember that we give awards to seniors, teens and ladies as well. Thank you! -Paul  
Last night the winner was drawn for the African Safari with Blue Cliff Safairs was Wally Frechette from Conneticut. A video of the drawing will be posted on the website soon. We want to thank all those who purchased a raffle ticket and supported the NBBC and the NOF. I am sure Wally will have the trip of a lifetime on this African Adventure. Congradulations Wally!!
Lighted Nocks will be Acceptable; Other By-law Changes Passed Will go in effect August 1, 2014 TO:  Pope and Young Club Members, Standard lighted nocks and bow-mounted cameras will be exempted from the "no electronics attached to the bow or arrow" rule, as a result of changes to the Club's By-laws that had passed a vote of the Board of Directors and passed ratificat...
Anual Awards banquet coming soon!  Date- July 19 Place- Chicopee, MA Tickets on sale now. You can purchase online in our company store or download/print a ticket order form and send a check. All seats reserved. No ticket sales at the door. Don’t miss the largest pure whitetail event in the northeast!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 21, 2014   Joseph H. Hosmer Re-Elected as President of Safari Club International Foundation   Tucson, AZ – Joseph H. Hosmer was re-elected to serve another two-year term as President of Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) at the May 7th board meeting in Arlington, Virginia.   “As SCI Foundation President, I...
Ed Arnold of Nashwaak river outfitters in New Brunswick Canada passed away last Thursday May 15th. Ed & Nashwaak were long time donors to the NBBC, providing many great huning experiences for our members. Rest in peace. Here is Ed's obituary: ARNOLD, EDGAR “ED” ALEXANDER - The passing of Edgar “Ed” Alexander Arnold of Penniac, NB, husband of Deborah “...
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 In case you have not been following this story for the past week or so, Marc Anthony, a well-known outdoor writer and hunting industry personality...
Congratulations to NBBC NY Measurer Robin Spring-Wheeler, who recently received her Boone & Crockett Measurer Certification! Robin traveled to Missoula Montana recently to complete her training.  The NBBC encourages our certified measurers to become certified with other national and regional scoring organizations, so that we can better serve all the needs of our NBBC members. Many of o...
The Summer 2014 issue of Northeast Big Bucks Magazine has been printed and shipped. Members and Measurers will receive their copies soon. The cover features the great PA crossbow non-typical taken by Mike Duck in 2013. You can read the online EZine version here: http://nbbc.marketluminary.com/magazine/northeast-big-bucks-ezine-1 Remember that you can purchase the mobile version in iTune...
An NBBC Member (Dan Wolff)  recently launched a new company selling an innovative tick removal tool. We love to support our members, so please review the attached press release information, and the product video on YouTube.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKLY4KKbFf4&feature=youtu.be State of the Art TickEase Now Available Massachusetts Company Announces Launch of Dual Sided ...
    NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION Joe Martens Commissioner Division of Fish, Wildlife & Marine Resources 625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, New York 12233-4754 Website: www.dec.ny.gov Understanding New York’s New Crossbow Legislation: Guidelines for Hunters April 11, 2014 Governor Cuomo signed the annual budget bill ...
Northeast Big Bucks Magazine - the official magazine of the Northeast Big Buck Club - is now available online as "flipbook". They are accessible by computer, phone and any mobile device. So far we have put two issues into this format. You can find Winter 2014 here: http://nbb.uberflip.com/i/292449 You can find Spring 2014 here: http://nbb.uberflip.com/i/280558 Very soon we will ...
Crossbows now legal in New York State http://wivb.com/2014/04/01/crossbows-now-legal-in-new-york-state/
Our members have been patiently waiting for our latest record book - Northeast Trophy Whitetails VII. Well, it is finally due to arrive today, after many delays at the printer.  Purchase the book in our STORE online. And check out the PDF version we have available for the first time as well! Enjoy!  
Michael Duck's 2013 PA archery non-typical is the state's new #2 gross scoring buck in that category, with a final panel score of 211 5/8". Watch for a feature article on the buck. See photos in the Photo Gallery as well.
MA Regional Director Lonnie Desmarais just reported that he panel scored a 2013 archery non-typical that will break the existing state record. Joe Scioli arrowed the 200 1/8" giant in Worcester County on the last day of archery season. Much more to come on this soon.
Open Letter from New York State Police Superintendent Joseph A. D'Amico The sections of the NYSAFE Act pertaining to ammunition sales go into effect onJanuary 15, 2014. The aim of those provisions is to protect the public by keepingammunition out of the hands of those prohibited from possessing it under federal andstate law, including criminals and the dangerously mentally ill. The purpose of ...
UPDATE - Panel score was 187 1/8" making this the new #2 archery typical in this state!This gigantic 188" (green) archery typical was arrowed in Hampshire County MA during the 2013 archery season. Scott Thurston shot the 11-Point typical on October 29th. If the score holds it will be the state's new #2 archery typical. We should have a more details for you soon.