Welcome warmth greets anglers as the first day of the regional trout opener arrives. But in general, catches are slow and complaints many.
After nearby angler lands a beautiful fish, and celebration ensues, blogger thankful to be a part of this experience – and that his boy could witness this all-around positive camaraderie along the stream.
It is important that the hunting public stick to the facts regarding CWD and not subscribe to unproven statements.
Offering a nice patch, button or even a bumper sticker to those who purchase voluntary permits would help to advertise the sluggish program.
Blogger recounts thrill of discovering a perfect set of whitetail antlers.
Many don’t believe CWD could spell the end for deer in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania agency offers live online streaming of bears and snow geese.
Crazy weather has slowed snow geese migration movements locally.
A chance antler find causes this blogger to investigate the variables affecting antler drop.
Rounding out the top five states of the nation’s overall deer-vehicle-accident claims during this time period, in order, are Michigan, New York, North Carolina, and Texas.
Elected officials’ disconnect and a less-than-adequate job of public relations by the Pennsylvania Game Commission spells CWD woes.
Rather than sitting around and waiting for springtime, utilize the current weather patterns.
Expansion of Pennsylvania bear season intended to deal with growing population.
The blessing of being a serious deer hunter in turn brings the writer to ponder the future of deer and elk in a world being more and more ravaged by the disease.
After nine years, new show about Pennsylvania elk will complement old one.
Exercise is one benefit, but there are so many more.
A tale of late-season deer hunting with a crossbow in Pennsylvania.
Here in southeastern Pennsylvania, flintlock and archery seasons continue for deer, and blogger plans to hunt as much as possible during those remaining days.
The outdoorsman’s truck: Often overlooked and underappreciated, but an invaluable asset to the cause
My pickup sassed me while driving to cash in a holiday gift card at a nearby outdoors retail store recently. While “Old Smokey” seldom complains — even after all I’ve put her through this year — she couldn’t help but bare her teeth and ding me with an “idiot light” warning that an oil change was long past due. “Who…
Senate Bill 1202 would allow the Pennsylvania Game Commission to decide which Sundays to incorporate into existing seasons.
Hunting after the holidays can be difficult in terms of weathering the elements, but it’s also still a decent opportunity to fill a tag for those willing to put in the extra time and effort.
Flintlock season for deer in Pennsylvania opened the day after Christmas, and it’s a terrific time of year to be hunting this distinctive season.
So far, apparently, it’s been ignored. But with so little progress being made in reining in the disease steadily spreading through North America deer and elk herds, perhaps it is time for a fresh look at the culprit spreading CWD.
But it’s worth it, especially when you consider how hard you worked and the lifetime of memories made in the process.
Deer numbers appear solid, but with once-vibrant deer camps aging, and fewer youths joining the mix, harvest numbers suffer.
Blogger reflects on the history of deer-hunting treestands at one productive location on his hunting property.