Not April Fool: Crossbow hunting season created in NY


You read it right: It’s not an April Fool’s Day hoax. After years of fierce legislative standoffs and unbridled and vehement opposition by the diminutive but vocal New York Bowhunters, Inc., crossbow hunting is finally legal, beginning in fall 2014, during the entire firearms season and portions of the archery-only seasons in both the Northern and Southern Zones.