February 3, 2018 RSS feed / Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

Outdoor Columnist

Birds are an important indicator of the health of our land.  For more than a century, members of the Audubon Society and others who love birds tally what they see over a specific time period. More...

Fly fishing program February 24

Seneca Chapter of Trout Unlimited has scheduled its annual Fly-Fishing Film Tour for 4 pm Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Coudersport Theatre. Angling adventures from Greenland to Honduras will be featured in the two-hour program.  More...

Programs coming up at local park

Sinnemahoning State Park has a variety of educational and outdoor recreation programs planned.  On Saturday, Feb. 3, a beginner’s class in cross country skiing will be held from noon to 2. A presentation on groundhogs will follow.  More...

INSIDE THE OUTDOORS

Pine species critical to wildlife

After penning last week’s column about “the bear tree,” I was thinking about the importance of the many pine species we have in northcentral Pennsylvania. More...

State parking loaning winter sports gear

Sinnemahoning State Park is once again operating its winter sports equipment loaner program.  Snowshoes and cross country skis are available between 8 am and 2 pm Tuesday through Saturday. There is no charge, but donations are accepted. More...

Three coyote hunts Feb. 16-18

Sinnemahoning Sportsmen’s Assn. Coyote Hunt is scheduled for Feb. 16-18. Now in its 13th year, it’s open for coyotes taken anywhere in Pennsylvania by hunting or trapping.  More...