Pennsylvania Outdoor News

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Dec. 7, 2018

NORTHWEST REGION From the Game Commission  Clarion and Jefferson counties LMGS Jesse Bish said officers caught three spotlighters out after 11 p.m. while in possession of a firearm in southern Jefferson County.  Erie County Game Warden Darin Clark cited an individual for killing a deer off his back porch at 3 a.m. A neighbor reported the gunshot.  Jefferson County Game…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – Dec. 7, 2018

Banquets/Fundraisers. Dec. 7: Bear Hollow WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Sandy Creek Fire Hall, Franklin. For more info call Jeff Superak, 814-428-1534. Feb. 9, 2019: Harrisburg RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Best Western Premier, Harrisburg. For more info call Gene Odato, 717-789-9206. Feb. 23, 2019: Pocono WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., The Woodlands Inn, Wilkes-Barre. For more info call Bill Bailey, 413-244-2304. Feb….

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Nov. 23, 2018

SOUTHCENTRAL REGION From the Game Commission York County Game Warden Justin Ritter reports two York City men were charged with unlawful taking and possession of big game, hunting through the use of bait, and possessing a license they were not entitled to. The charges come after a report from an individual seeing the two stuff a large buck into a…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – Nov. 23, 2018

Banquets/Fundraisers. Dec. 7: Bear Hollow WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Sandy Creek Fire Hall, Franklin. For more info call Jeff Superak, 814-428-1534. Feb. 9, 2019: Harrisburg RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Best Western Premier, Harrisburg. For more info call Gene Odato, 717-789-9206. Feb. 23, 2019: Pocono WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., The Woodlands Inn, Wilkes-Barre. For more info call Bill Bailey, 413-244-2304. Feb….

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – Nov. 9, 2018

Banquets/Fundraisers. Dec. 7: Bear Hollow WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Sandy Creek Fire Hall, Franklin. For more info call Jeff Superak, 814-428-1534. Feb. 9, 2019: Harrisburg RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Best Western Premier, Harrisburg. For more info call Gene Odato, 717-789-9206. Feb. 23, 2019: Pocono WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., The Woodlands Inn, Wilkes-Barre. For more info call Bill Bailey, 413-244-2304. Feb….

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Fishing Report – Nov. 9, 2018

Boaters are reminded that anyone in a kayak, canoe, or vessel less than 16 feet long on Pennsylvania waters is required to wear a personal flotation device from Nov. 1 to April 30. Fall trout stockings were conducted in recent weeks at select fisheries across the commonwealth.  For a schedule, visit www.fishandboat.com. Anglers fishing wild trout streams are reminded that…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Nov. 9, 2018

NORTHWEST REGION From the Game Commission Crawford County Game Warden Mark Allegro recently investigated a dumping case in Union Township on State Game Land 213. The perpetrator was identified and interviewed, and, eventually admitted his guilt, saying he thought it was OK to dump garbage because he didn’t see “no littering” signs in the area. After cleaning up all trash…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – Oct. 26, 2018

Banquets/Fundraisers Oct. 27: Beads & Bootleggers RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Cross Creek Resort, Titusville. For more info call Tammy Mowry, 724-822-7390. Dec. 7: Bear Hollow WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Sandy Creek Fire Hall, Franklin. For more info call Jeff Superak, 814-428-1534. Feb. 9, 2019: Harrisburg RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Best Western Premier, Harrisburg. For more info call Gene Odato, 717-789-9206….

Another archery season start with summer weather

Many different deer species may be infected with EHD, and white-tailed deer are highly susceptible, and experience high rates of mortality.Much like October of last year, the weather is just too darn humid and warm to immerse myself full-bore into archery hunting. This past Friday was my first excursion afield. The afternoon was cooler than the earlier part of week…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Fishing Report – Oct. 12, 2018

Anglers are reminded that fall trout stockings are underway on select fisheries across the state.  For a schedule, visit www.fishandboat.com  NORTHWEST REGION Lake Erie — This past summer’s hot walleye bite continued through late September with catches coming on crawler harnesses and spoons in melon, copper, and purple-black colors in various depths from 50 to 78 feet. Anglers were also…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Cuffs & Collars – Oct. 12, 2018

NORTHWEST REGION From the Game Commission Crawford County Game Warden Mark Allegro reports that, after a lengthy investigation, multiple persons were identified riding ATVs unlawfully on state game lands on multiple occasions. Numerous charges are pending, and restitution for damages caused by the defendants will be sought. Venango County Game Warden Jason Amory reports that charges have been successfully adjudicated…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – Oct. 12, 2018

Banquets/Fundraisers. Oct. 17: Somerset County Sportsmen’s League Banquet, 5 p.m., Berlin Community Building, Berlin. For more info call Rich Berkley, 814-267-6324. Oct. 20: Western PA RMEF Banquet, 6 p.m., Veteran’s Club, Marienville. For more info call Carl Mowry, 724-283-5708. Oct. 27: Beads & Bootleggers RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., Cross Creek Resort, Titusville. For more info call Tammy Mowry, 724-822-7390. Dec….