Check below for our current training days and their subsequent locations.
All trainings will begin at 7:30am at the designated location. They will last until mid-late afternoon depending on turnout. We will break for lunch.
Please note that dates are subject to change, so please check back often.
For directions to certain training grounds, please visit our directions page.
2020 Schedule of Events
The training day registration form must be completed by the Saturday before the scheduled Monthly Training Day if you plan to attend. In addition to being a current member, the Bushkill Chapter charges $5 per dog per monthly training to cover expenses such as permits and insurance. Payment for birds and handlers fees are expected at the beginning of the training day. If you order birds and then do not attend training, you will still be billed for the birds you ordered.
Training Day Rules:
Register for each training day (due the Saturday before event).
Everyone must wear a blaze orange hat and vest.
Dispose of all dead birds and trash properly.
Keep your dogs on a leash or in a kennel when not engaged in training activities.
Only approved gunners are permitted to shoot live rounds.
Band all ducks, pheasants, and quail...the chapter typically has bands available for sale.
Follow all PA Game Commission Rules and Regulations
Maintain active membership in the chapter & NAVHDA National and have all release forms signed.
March 14 Nockamixon State Park | Register by 3/7
April 18 Nockamixon State Park | Register by 4/11
May 16 Nockamixon State Park | Register by 5/9
June 13 TBD | Register by 6/6
Water Work: SGL 56 - Wildfowl Pond
July 18 SGL # 196 for Duck work | Register by 7/11
Field Work: TBD
August 15 SGL # 196 for Duck work | Register by 8/8
Field Work: TBD
2/22/20 Annual Meeting - 10AM
Lunch will be at 11:30
Held At: Morgan's Restaurant
Coplay, PA 18104 - (610) 769-4100
Sporting Clays @ Lehigh Valley to follow
TBD Training Seminar