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Elk camera ready for public viewing

September 13, 2015 About 1.5 million viewers logged on the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s website earlier this year to watch the live-streaming eagle cam that monitored an active bald eagle nest in York County. more »»

Wondering if license increase is necessary

September 7, 2015 Have you had a raise in the last 15 years? If you haven’t, what sort of cuts have you had to make in your household budget? Along with most of you, I’ve felt the pinch. No new guns, no crossbow. more »»

This is going to be your last chance for summer smallmouths

September 7, 2015 Labor Day is here, the first week of September is almost over, and it has been one of the hottest weeks of the summer so far. more »»

Fish and Boat Commission offer Labor Day incentives

August 30, 2015 Although Labor Day occurs late this year, it still signifies the unofficial transition from summer to fall. more »»

Really enjoying the treasure that is old-time hunting books

August 30, 2015 A few weeks ago I received a call from a friend in the outdoors. He’d recently lost his wife and so was doing a lot of downsizing and clearing out. more »»

Early dove, Canada goose season are near

August 23, 2015 As we prepare to turn the next calendar page to the month of September, hunters are also preparing for the mourning dove and early Canada geese hunting seasons, which traditionally draw thousands of... more »»

Time for Pirates, Steelers, deer and turkey ... oh my!

August 23, 2015 When August begins to turn into Autumn, I get inspired, excited. more »»

Fish Commission unveils plan for stocking large trout

August 16, 2015 Some of my oldest and fondest fly-fishing memories embrace the famous Fisherman’s Paradise section of Spring Creek in Centre County between State College and Bellefonte. more »»

Grenoble: The wild is harsh and can be dangerous

August 16, 2015 One of my hunting buddies from the Poconos calls me several times a year to keep me apprised of what is happening on his farm where we hunt together. more »»

Bedford group holding fundraiser

August 16, 2015 The Fort Bedford Chapter of Trout Unlimited will hold its 2015 conservation picnic fundraiser on Aug. 22 at Egolf Park, east of Bedford. Gates will open at 10 a.. more »»

Young: Timber rattles not as fearsome as portrayed

August 9, 2015 T he recent death of a 39-year-old man in Elk County from a rattlesnake bite was the first such fatality in 25 years here in Pennsylvania. more »»

Grenoble: It pays to be prepared when going outdoors

August 9, 2015 W hen I recall the rattlesnakes I’ve dodged, stepped over and stepped on, the jarring falls I’ve taken, the holes I’ve stepped into, the branches that have jabbed me in the eye, high water that cam... more »»

Tipping my hat to those who help out

August 2, 2015 Don’t forget, tomorrow is the day they begin accepting applications for unsold antlerless licenses. more »»

Waterfowl seminar slated for Friday

August 2, 2015 FRANKLIN?— Representatives of waterfowl organizations, interested hunters and the public are invited to attend a briefing this Friday on the status of Atlantic Flyway waterfowl populations and... more »»

The wait officially on for elk hunt licenses

August 2, 2015 Those whose names have been drawn will tell you — there’s nothing like the opportunity to pursue Pennsylvania’s elk. more »»

Look out for rattlesnakes while in the woods

July 26, 2015 Some years ago, my sister who lived in another town phoned me. more »»

Finding ‘dragons’ through viewfinder

July 26, 2015 Remembering the dreadful decade-long drought we suffered back in the late 1990s and early 2000s, I usually celebrate regular and ample amounts of rain during the summertime. more »»

Sometimes I feel like the psychiatrist to the hunters

July 19, 2015 Did you forget to send for your antlerless license? They began accepting them last Monday, so if you did overlook it, I’d get on it at once. more »»

The other side of my Florida vacation

July 19, 2015 A couple of weeks ago I reported on my recent trip to the Florida Keys with my friend Shawn Bernecky, who was fly-fishing for tarpo. more »»

Bald eagles continue to thrive throughout the state

July 12, 2015 Throughout the first half of 2015, wildlife watchers had the unique opportunity to observe a pair of nesting bald eagles on their nest in York Count. more »»

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