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The Southside Sportsmen’s Club in Great River, founded (Credit: Carl Corry)

The Southside Sportsmen’s Club in Great River, founded in 1866, was a private getaway for the wealthy men that offered hunting and freshwater fishing. (Aug. 3, 2011)

The Southside Sportsmen's Club

The Southside Sportsmen's Club in Great River, founded in 1866, was a private getaway for the wealthy men that offered hunting and freshwater fishing right off the Connetquot River until 1973. It is in the Connetquot River State Park Preserve and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

An annex to the Southside Sportsmen's Club in
(Credit: Carl Corry)

An annex to the Southside Sportsmen's Club in Great River, founded in 1866, was built by several members for their stays there. (Aug. 3, 2011)

The Southside Sportsmen’s Club in Great River, founded
(Credit: Carl Corry)

The Southside Sportsmen’s Club in Great River, founded in 1866, was a private getaway for the wealthy men that offered hunting and freshwater fishing. (Aug. 3, 2011)

The men’s dining room at the Southside Sportsmen’s
(Credit: Carl Corry)

The men’s dining room at the Southside Sportsmen’s Club in Great River, which was founded in 1866 as a getaway for the wealthy. (Aug. 3, 2011)

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The women's dining room at the old Southside
(Credit: Carl Corry)

The women's dining room at the old Southside Sportsmen's Club in Great River. (Aug. 3, 2011)

The rod room at the Southside Sportsmen's Club
(Credit: Carl Corry)

The rod room at the Southside Sportsmen's Club in Great River, which was founded in 1866 as a getaway for the wealthy. (Aug. 3, 2011)

The kitchen at the old Southside Sportsmen’s Club
(Credit: Carl Corry)

The kitchen at the old Southside Sportsmen’s Club in Great River, which was founded in 1866 as a getaway for the wealthy. (Aug. 3, 2011)

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