Geocaching on Presque Isle State Park

   October 26, 2009 11:55 am    0

Turns out it takes a GPS unit to unearth the location of the English language’s two most underutilized words.


Read more

4 fall hikes in the Erie area

   October 26, 2009 9:48 am    0

If summer kicks open the door and demands that we spend time outside, fall’s a bit more sultry. There are those days the temperature dips, the cloud cover colors the landscape blue-gray and the couch feels oh-so-good. It takes some effort to kick off the Snuggie, put on the hiking boots and head for the…


Read more

Have GPS, will geocache

   October 23, 2009 11:16 am    0

Check out a geocaching event Oct. 24 at Presque Isle State Park. Registration for the Presque Isle Geocache Bash is scheduled to start at 9:30 a.m. at the Rotary Pavilion, and caching at 10 a.m. Participants with GPS units can find their way to some 25 caches on the peninsula, including five new permanent caches…


Read more

Pennsylvania hunting license sales since 1962

   October 22, 2009 7:55 am    0

Times-News contributing writer Mike Bleech writes this week about the decline in small game hunters over the years.


Read more

Waterfowl migration report for week of Oct. 18

   October 22, 2009 6:24 am    0

This week’s waterfowl migration report for western Pennsylvania from Avery Outdoors Pro-Staff member David Rearick:


Read more

Lake Erie tri-state fishing report for Oct. 21

   October 21, 2009 12:37 pm    0

The tri-state fishing report for Lake Erie and surrounding waters as of Oct. 21, 2009:


Read more

Lefebre wins world title, cashes for $210,000

   October 19, 2009 10:56 am    0

Union City’s Dave Lefebre scored the major victory that’s always just eluded him, winning the Toyota Texas Bass Classic on Sunday to earn $210,000 and a new Toyota Tundra. The event on Lake Conroe, in Montgomery, Texas, ran Friday through Sunday and served as the championship event for the Professional Anglers Association Series World Championship…


Read more

Waterfowl migration report for Oct. 14, 2009

   October 15, 2009 9:32 am    0

The Avery Outdoors waterfowl migration report for western Pennsylvania for Oct. 14, 2009, from Pro-Staff member David Rearick:


Read more

Fishing rod found at Legion Park. UPDATE: Rod claimed

   October 15, 2009 5:56 am    0

If you lost a fishing rod last week at Legion Park in Girard, you might be in luck. One was found Oct. 9. Call (814) 756-0664 and identify the rod to start the return process. Oct. 19 addendum: The rod was successfully returned to its owner this weekend.


Read more

Weekend congestion at state parks

   October 8, 2009 11:15 am    0

Expect some congestion at parks throughout the region Oct. 10-11:


Read more