Plan was to add coyote to the trapping season.
Bloggers on Hunting
Event featured prize giveaways, story-telling and the camaraderie one would expect around a glowing campfire shared among friends.
And isn’t there something gun deer hunting can take from sturgeon spearing to at least attempt to hold interest, anticipation, camaraderie, excitement, and traditions?
Longer days and warmer sunshine activate small game hunting opportunities between now and – bonus day – Feb. 29.
Call it climate change, a freakish mild winter or little snow cover, but huge flocks of greater snow geese have made their way into Pennsylvania, especially the southeastern portion-much earlier than normal.
Concurrent deer seasons give hunters a choice and increase the odds for success for those with limited time to hunt.
Hunters in all seasons top last year’s total by more than 10,000.
NRB would add 10 days to gun deer season, shorten the early crossbow season and strike the December antlerless deer season.
Fifteen or 20 minutes will likely cut it, and not only will it keep your dog in better shape before next bird season, but it’ll pretty much ensure a better quality of life overall.
A Saturday opening day has its merits as well as its drawbacks, but if more hunters can get to go, then why not? For this hunter, keeping it to a Monday would prove far less frenzied.
Now conscious of them and what they once meant and mean now, the blogger hopes some future hunters who trek the woods he has understand just what those old piles of stones and rocks represent.
Natural Resources Board members looking for shorter crossbow season, adding 10 days to gun season, statewide deer baiting ban and more.
More state duck hunters now looking at open-water hunting on Green Bay and Lake Michigan.
State now in position to make some sensible changes to deer hunting regulations.
Wheels of justice have turned slowly in the case of 2 teens who tortured buck, but slow justice can be good justice.
The blogger didn’t think he had a very good 2019 outdoors, until he looked over a year’s worth of photos.
Take advantage of training opportunities during the long, dark hours spent indoors this time of year.
More than a few states are banning coyote hunts, but so far not Pennsylvania.
Goose hunting is often not easy in Pennsylvania.
Credit crossbows. Credit the mild weather. Credit a resurgent deer herd.
Studies show that bullet fragments move through a dispatched animal carcass well beyond the wound channel.
Even if there wasn’t turkey on the tables for the very first autumn celebration, what we have come to know as Thanksgiving, we certainly eat breasts and drumsticks aplenty now. We should not forget there is another goings-on during Thanksgiving week, too – the nine-day gun deer season.
A good taxidermy mount can be an expensive option, but for this blogger, there’s a more practical and far less expensive way to make the memory last.
Hunting season was a bit more difficult than in years past all the way around. For the regular Southern Zone big game season opener, our traditional trip to Steuben County saw limited participation from our group of hunters. Life seemed to get in the way this year as illness, school and work impacted a brother, my daughter, two nephews and…
Should Wisconsin encourage more out-of-state hunters to travel here for deer?
Pennsylvania hunters live in an exciting time when eight-point bucks are nothing to crow about, but still a trophy.