Pennsylvania Hunting News

Pennsylvania Bear Season Off to Slow Start
Two days of bear hunting have produced a preliminary harvest of 1,638 bears, according to Pennsylvania Game Commission reports.
Pennsylvania Bear Season Just Days Away
With bear seasons just around the corner, Pennsylvania Game Commission Bureau of Wildlife Protection Director Richard Palmer is reminding all hunters that they must have a bear license to participate in these seasons.
Pennsylvania Predator Season Underway
The Pennsylvania Game Commission noted that many of the state's furbearer trapping and hunting seasons are underway and, based on comments from its field officers, hunters and trappers should have a successful year.
Pennsylvania Deer Season Opens Oct. 13th
The Commonwealth's October firearms antlerless deer seasons - early muzzleloader season, Oct. 13-20, and special firearms for junior and senior hunters, Oct. 18-20 - are just around the corner.
Pennsylvania Bobcat Drawing Held
The Pennsylvania Game Commission, with assistance from several interested observers, publicly drew by computer the names of 1,010 individuals who each will be awarded one bobcat permit...
Pennsylvania GC Hosts Open Houses on Deer Management
In an effort to explain the state's deer management program and meet interested residents closer to home, the Pennsylvania Game Commission is hitting the road in coming weeks to hold seven open houses across the state.
Nonresident Pennsylvania Deer Applications Start Aug 20th
As Pennsylvania Game Commission employees began processing resident hunter antlerless deer license applications yesterday, nonresident hunters are reminded that the agency will accept their regular antlerless deer license applications starting on Aug. 20.
Pennsylvania Bobcat Deadline Approaching
Pennsylvania hunters and trappers are reminded about the upcoming deadlines for submitting an application for one of the 1,010 bobcat permits to be awarded during a public drawing at the Pennsylvania Game Commission's Harrisburg headquarters, 2001 Elmerton Ave.
Help for Early Archery Season Applicants in Pennsylvania
While deer hunting seasons are more than two months away, Pennsylvania Game Commission officials and the Pennsylvania County Treasurers Association are urging deer hunters planning to participate in the new early antlerless deer archery season in Wildlife Management Units (WMUs) 2B, 5C and 5D - which is set to start Sept. 15 - to take an extra step when filling out their official yellow antlerless deer license application envelope.
Pennsylvania Licenses On Sale Now
Beginning today, Pennsylvania resident and nonresident hunting and furtaker licenses for the 2007-08 seasons will go on sale through "The Outdoor Shop" on the Game Commission website www.pgc.state.pa.us, according to Carl G. Roe, agency executive director.