Tag: hunting

Double Teaming Gobblers

  When I first hunted with my husband John more than a decade ago, we agreed that I would turkey hunt after he had killed a bird that season. I made all the mistakes beginning turkey hunters do and probably invented a few of…

Talk Turkey With Local Hunters

By Steve Sorensen Are the how-to lessons you read in magazines often hard to apply in your neck of the woods? Do embattled gobblers in your area behave like they’ve had the survival training and experience of an Army Ranger fresh from Fallujah? I…

How to Introduce Kids to Turkey Hunting

With the Youth Hunt for Spring Gobblers in Pennsylvania coming up on Saturday, April 21, now is a perfect time to plan and prepare to take a young person afield in pursuit of Wild Turkeys.  Our guest author provides insight on how to ensure…

“No Place I’d Rather Be”

Spending time in nature Building memories with loved ones Getting meat for the freezer What does hunting mean to you? GoHuntPA! http://gohuntpa.org/

Tis the Season to Complete Hunter-Trapper Education

Firearms deer season is right around the corner. Have you completed your hunter-trapper education? By state law, all first-time hunters and trappers, regardless of age, must successfully complete hunter-trapper education before purchasing a hunting or furtaker license. Course Options Students must be at least…

Tree Stand Safety

August is tree stand safety month. Watch this Hunter-ed video for some tips on how to be safe when in the stand this season. Tree Stand Safety Month

Hunters are the Backbone of Conservation

Cal DuBrock recently retired from his position as the wildlife management director with the Pennsylvania Game Commission. In his honor, we’d like to share this video in which he explains why hunters are the backbone of conservation.

OutdoorsPA

Have you heard OutdoorsPA on the radio? Pennsylvania Game Commission staff provide seasonal and timely outdoor information on this radio program. Radio PA works in partnership with the Pennsylvania Game Commission to provide important wildlife management information to thousands of enthusiasts each and every…