Ryan Carpenter from Lickdale PA Lebanon county with his 2017 trapping season barn photo. With him are his two sons Hunter and Logan and his daughter Macie who all helped him on his line. Start them young!
This is my first buck ever killed! And my first ever rifle kill! I've only been hunting for 4 years. My husband set me up a stand on a new property we just started hunting this hunting season. Even though we had no idea this buck was around he picked a very successful spot i guess.
Abby Heatley shot this beauty on 12/2/2017 in Tioga County Liberty Township PA while hunting with her dad, brother and 11 other men for her dads camp. she was sitting by herself on the first drive of the day and with one fatal shot from her .308 this 18 point 174 6/8" beast came to rest.
Hunter Shoben 19 of Elizabeth Township PA shot this 10 point with a cross bow 8 a m in Forward Township Allegheny County 11/21/17 this is Hunter second archery buck and his 7 th buck in the last 9 years
Dyson Messinger harvested his first gobbler a double beard 10 and 6 inch beard,1"spurs and weighed in at 21.5 lbs..taken in Carbon Co.on April 22 2017 We call this double trouble...lol his uncle marc sent in his photo also..
Lucas Peterson, 10, of Philipsburg shot this Gobbler on May 6th, 2017, at 6:40 while hunting with his father in Morgan Run, Clearfield County. The gobbler weighed 19 lbs., had a 9" beard and 3/4 inch spurs.
Glen Roadarmel, Orangeville, Pa shot this nice 8 pt. Oct 12, 2016 with my Parker Crossbow. At 35 yds, Impressed with size field dressed 220 and est. live weight 260. Scored approx. 140. Spread 19 1/2 inside spread 22 outside spread.Base of horns 4 1/2 in. May be the buck of a lifetime but I hope not.
My very first hunt EVER, as a 68 year old great grandmother - spring gobbler season. This boy was a 22lb with a 9-1/2" beard taken in Wellsboro, Tioga County, Pennsylvania. I used my husband's 3-inch 12-ga turkey gun.
I live at 60 Horseshoe Lane Levittown, PA 19055 Ph. 215-945-5632. I shot this turkey on 5/2/16 @ 8 Am at a distance of 67 yds. with my Remington 870 12 ga. with a Tru Glo Super Full Choke tube. 20# 9 in. beard 1in spurs
Mike Larki (left) shot 22 lb. gobbler, 10 inch beard, 1 1/2 inch spurs. Eric Burnfield (right) shot 18 lb. gobbler, 9 inch beard, 1 inch spurs. We called these turkeys in within 5 minutes of each other with the same gun. These were our first Turkey kills.
2016 Pennsylvania spring turkey youth hunt pays off
Brody Heasley, 12 Of White Oak, Pa. shot his 1st spring gobbler with a 20 gauge shotgun.In 2B with his dad on call, Weighing in at 26 lbs with a 10 1/4 beard and 1 1/8 spurs on The April 23, 2016 Youth hunt
Scott Whitfield hunting out of Mourars Hunting Cabin in Pike County, WMU 3D took this fine 11 pointer on opening day of rifle season at 11am. It was the first buck taken by Whitfield who is a police officer in Washington DC
Cameron Heiner, at 12 years old shot his first black bear weighing 273 lb in Grindstone Maine with his proud Pappy, Bob Heiner by his side in September 2015. Very exciting when bear first came in at 5 yards then harvested at 20 yards with 30-30 rifle.
Young red fox caught by Brad and Chase Berkstresser in Bedford County. After just losing his cat he had since he was a baby, Chase didn't want to see anymore death. We released him unharmed. #not about the kill, its about the memories!
Gretchen Pucklavage, 13, of Tamaqua took this 10 pointer with a 22" spread on the last day of the 2015 archery season at 6:40 AM in 4C. Just prior that morning, she passed up on another buck. Deer weighed in at 169 at the taxidermist.
13 yr old takes bear thanks to all4kids hunting program
William Robinson, age 13, Gardners, PA hunting with his father Rickie Robinson and Mike Strickhouser from all4kidshunting program on a trip he won at there banquet in march took this 189# bear in Grove Twp Cameron County on 11/24 at 4:15pm
8 Year Old Brady Hess Shoots Great Buck in Pennsylvania!
On 11/7/15 at 3:55 pm, Brady Hess harvested his first buck ever with the crossbow. The buck was harvested in Beaver County with a Mentored Youth Permit. The buck was chasing a doe, and Brady made a perfect double lung shot at 30 yards.
Steve Peterson, Philipsburg,(left) and Dale Alderfer (right), Souderton Pa. Both tagged out with Pennsylvania longbeards on 05/14/15 in two different set ups. Both birds weighed 20lbs 1 oz. Dales bird had a 9"beard, Steve's had an 8 3/4" beard.
Lucas Peterson, age 8, of Philipsburg, shot his firs gobbler on April 25th in Clearfield County while participating in the mentored youth hunt with his father Steve. The jake weighed 15 lbs and had a 3 1/12" beard.
Nick W. shot his first turkey in Cumberland County, PA on youth day, Saturday, April, 25. The bird weighed 18 1/2 lbs. and had 3/4 inch spurs with a double beard. One beard measured 8 1/2 inches long and the other was 6 inches long.
Garret Fairman harvested his first PA buck. A 6 point on the last day of the extended season on January 25, 2014. On November 4th he took this 18 1/2" 7 point. Both were taken in Pleasant Hills, Allegheny County.
All smiles after getting this buck, my wife Diane Boyles shot this 7-point in Crawford Co. with her crossbow on Friday night November 7th 2014 not sure what she was thinking in the shot, other than " I cant believe I got this"
Carl Engstrom, age 13, of State College killed his first pronghorn at 260 yards near Glenrock, WY. His buck scored 76 1/4". Carl was shooting 80 gr bullets out of his Browning X-Bolt chambered for .243 Win.
Barry and Melody Donmoyer, of Annville, PA, shot these gobblers on the first morning of the 2014 spring gobbler season while hunting in Lebanon County. Melody's first turkey ever had a 5" beard, and Barry's old tom had a nice 10" beard.
Jason Campbell, of Altoona, PA, shot this 20-pound gobbler on the second day of the 2014 Maryland spring gobbler season while hunting in Garrett County with his dad and brothers. Jason took the bird with his trusted Mossberg 835.
John Seidel of New Ringgold, shot this 42lb male at 8am on March 14th near his home. The coyote was dragging the deer carcass through an open field. The deer was still steaming. It was shot with a .270 @ 185 yds.
Had an incredible day in the woods. I shot a nice coyote in the morning, almost a large bear and this great buck in the afternoon. The buck is a product of a lot of hunters and camps in the area letting the small one's go so they can grow.
Anderson Family's 2013 first day in Allegheny National Forest - Near Loleta
Here are the results of the Anderson Family's 2013 first day in Allegheny National Forest near Loleta. Pictured from left to right. D. Ruble 8 pt. E. Anderson 8 pt. J. Anderson 8 pt. Not Picture T. Brinker 8 pt. Lou McQuaide 8 pt. AJ Castaluccio 6 pt.
Brian (Antlerjunkie) Antonelli formerly from Bradford Pa. Harvested this large 7 point buck in the southern tier of New York. A neck shot at 75 yards dropped him in his tracks. The buck was in full rut, I actually smelled him before I saw him. 17" spread
Brian Antonelli, originally from Bradford PA. harvested this 8 point buck in the Southern tier of New York the buck had a 21" spread and scored 121" and field dressed at 188 pounds. the buck was taken on November 2, 2013.
15-year-old Ali shot this fine 10-point opening day of the rifle season. One well placed shot from the old Marlin 30-30 at 80 yards to the heart, and he only ran 50 yards to collapse within our view. Inside spread is 16.25", and green scored 113 4/8.
Don Schaeffer, of Bechtelsville, Pa, shot this 9 ft brown bear on Slocum ARM, Chichagof Island on May 24th,2013 while hunting out of Sithka, AK. Bear was taken with a .375 win mag using Hornady 300 grain DGX bullets.
We found this coyote while setting up a new deer stand the weekend of the opening of trout season. It had been feeding on a deer carca when it got entangled in a discarded length of telephone line eventually dispatching the coyote.
William Stepniak III, of New Milford, harvested this 11-point buck on State Gamelands in Susuehanna County on opening day of the PA rifle season 2012. The buck has a 20 1/2 inch inside spread and green scored 165 7/8.
Rich Tipton, Kirkwood, PA, shot this buck on Wednesday, November 28, while hunting on private land in Chester county. The buck main frame 8-point, green scored 127 1/8-inches and dressed out at 176-pounds.
Randy Brittain, of Glen Iron, Pennsylvania shot this heavy 9-pointer with an 18-inch spread while hunting with hickory hill hunts in Scotland County, Missouri. Shot it with his bowtech tomkat and a rage broadhead
Joseph Cooper II got this 8-point buck, with a 20 1/2-inch inside spread, on private ground near Danville Pa. in Montour County on 11-12-12, with his crossbow at 25 yards on the ground after it came in to him after grunting and rattling and kicking the leaves.
Tyler Mack, age 7, of Walnutport, Pa., took this 10-point buck with his mom’s crossbow and a little help from dad on his second mentor youth hunt!! This deer was a main frame 8-pointer with a triple brow tine and weighed in at well over 200lbs.
Kelsey Houser of Lancaster bags a 21-lb spring gobbler on a Mentor hunt on April 21, 2012 in Potter Co. This bird had 1 inch spura and an 8 1/2-inch beard. She also killed a gobbler with 1 1/4-inch spurs and a 9-inch beard in 2011!!