April 14, 2018 RSS feed / Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

Outdoor Columnist

Spring gobbler season is on the minds of many hunters, some of whom surely have the April 28 opener circled on their calendars.  Many experienced hunters have already been practicing their calling skills and con­ducting some preseason scouting. More...

Gobbler prospects ‘mixed bag’

Spring turkey season is drawing closer. It opens with the junior/mentored youth hunt on April 21 before the statewide season kicks off on April 28, running through May 31.  More...

Final bear kill numbers released; 161 in Potter, 52 in Cameron

Bear season was better than ex­pected throughout much of the re­gion last fall, despite a rainy season opening day, when the majority of bruins are traditionally killed.  More...

INSIDE THE OUTDOORS

Warm weather welcome for trout opener

Warmer temperatures forecasted for this weekend are just what the doctor ordered as trout-fishing season begins, but as of press time it was looking as if streams may still be running higher and murkier than preferred.  More...

ELK WATCHER'S JOURNAL

Springtime in Pa. elk range

It’s springtime once again on the Pennsylvania elk range. The cows are roughly seven months pregnant and will be splitting off from the larger herds into small groups of four to six. More...