Thanks in part to Game Commission’s gift, donating a deer costs hunters nothing this year..
Pennsylvania’s elk hunt resulted in a number of trophy bull elk being taken which included a number of world class elk.
Check out the 2015 edition of the Pennsylvania Big Game Records book, which is now on sale.
Scouting for deer is all about looking for sign. And this year, hunters also can look for signs – green-and-yellow paper placards reading “Deer Hunter Focus Area” – and follow them to some of…
This week we visit with Ian Lowe who is truly a professional hunter and guide.
It’s just before dark and you see an elusive mammal. If you are lucky, you snap a good picture before it takes off.
Mentored youth hunters now may pursue rabbits and mourning doves, in addition to other selected species.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission today announced 85 elk were taken by hunters during the regular one-week elk season that ended Nov. 7.
A sizable black-bear population awaits hunters in the state’s upcoming bear seasons, which during recent years have been some of the best on record for Pennsylvania bear hunting.
Pennsylvanians who hunt deer, elk or other cervids out-of-state might be affected by newly updated rules that prohibit the importation of specific high-risk cervid parts into Pennsylvania from…..
Since 2009, Pennsylvania’s bat populations have been decimated by white-nose syndrome, a condition that causes bats to rouse during hibernation, burning the fat reserves they depend on to make…..
Last week, the House Game and Fisheries Committee reported Senate Bill 737 out as amended by a vote of 25-2.
New Jersey style draconian anti-gun legislation requiring gun owners and potential gun buyers to obtain a license has been introduced and referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee and has not…..
The Pennsylvania Game News began as an in-house newsletter for the PA Game Commission. That changed in the late 1920’s the Game News was born. In August of this year the 1,000th issue was published.
Pheasant hunting in Pennsylvania kicks off Saturday with the weeklong season for junior hunters, followed by the statewide opening day for pheasants Oct. 24.
Springtime will bring a new and exciting retail opportunity for outdoors enthusiasts in western Pennsylvania.
This week we visit with Duane R. Diefenbach, who works in conjunction with the U.S. Geological Survey, Pennsylvania Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, and is one of the researchers…..
The Board of Supervisors of Loyalsock Township in Lycoming County, PA will be meeting tomorrow night, September 22, at 7:30 p.m., to discuss Proposed Ordinance 371.
The Kinzua Quality Deer Cooperative was established in 2000 and 15 years later is proving to be a hotspot in PA to hunt quality deer.
Last week, a memo was sent to all members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from state Representatives Vereb (R-HD 150) and Dean (D-HD 153) asking for co-sponsorship of legislation…..
The Board of Supervisors of West Manheim Township in York County, PA will be meeting tonight, September 15th at 7:00 p.m., to discuss a proposed ordinance prohibiting gun owners and property…..
This week we discuss with Dr. Justin Brown, the PA Game Commission’s wildlife veterinarian, and Brad Myers, the PGC’s South Central Regional Supervisor, about the effects the disease may have…..
Hunting season officially is underway, and for those planning to purchase their first hunting license this year, time is of the essence.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission is looking for experienced hunters and trappers who are interested in becoming volunteer instructors for the agency’s basic Hunter-Trapper Education, Successful…..
Gander Mountain, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing network of outdoor specialty stores, announced today it will open its newest Pennsylvania location in Warrington Township in the spring…..
Those looking to gain perspective into Pennsylvania’s wildlife, habitat and hunting heritage will have several opportunities in the coming weeks to take one or more tours being offered by the…..
Each September, thousands of visitors make their way to Pennsylvania’s elk country to experience for themselves the wonder of the bugling season.
Chalk it up as another win for wildlife conservation. With crowds estimated in the tens of thousands, this weekend’s 2015 Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo again demonstrated the extraordinary inte
To keep that momentum moving forward the Keystone Elk Country Alliance has expanded its staff to include Andy Olson, a wildlife biologist.
Pennsylvania’s Great Outdoor Region is big, beautiful and makes up a large portion of the PA Wilds…
Representatives of waterfowl organizations, interested hunters and the public are invited to attend a briefing on Friday, Aug. 7, co-sponsored by the Pennsylvania Game Commission…..
Those Pennsylvania Elk Hunters looking to take part in Pennsylvania’s 2015 hunt must submit applications by July 31 2015.
Join Us for the 2015 National Disability Awareness Shoot in picturesque Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania. September 13 & 14, 2015…
This week on Gateway Outdoors Radio we talk with forest technicians who work within the Elk State Forest located in northcentral PA…
Keith Harbaugh, director of the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s Northwest Region, today announced a new initiative to honor military veteran hunters with disabilities…
On June 30, the State Board of Game Commissioners gave preliminary approval to add the cottontail rabbit and the mourning dove to the species list for mentored youth hunters in Pennsylvania.
As the nation celebrates the Fourth of July & the 152nd anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, citizens of southern states are rightly debating the appropriateness of flying the Confederate flag…
An NRA-backed law passed in Pennsylvania last year to hold accountable local jurisdictions that were defying the state’s 40-year-old firearm preemption statute has been declared invalid by a…
Thanks to you, “Sunday Hunting” legislation, House Bill 1374, has been officially introduced this week and will be making its way through the General Assembly.
Assistant District Forester Wayne Wynick and Fire Forester Ryan Ling are our special guests this week sharing the details of how, and why the burn was conducted…