Float the Upper Shenango Water Trail this Saturday

   September 25, 2014 9:35 am    0

The Shenango River Watchers will conduct their Fall Paddle Fest this Saturday, September 27th. Shuttles will be available from 8am until 10pm to assist paddlers who travel 8.5 miles from Pymatuning State Park downstream to Riverside Park, in Greenville PA. There will be a $15 donation requested for shuttle service bringing paddlers back to Pymatuning…


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Armstrong’s Antlers and Anglers event this weekend in Meadville

   September 24, 2014 10:48 am    0

Hunting, fishing, and conservation will be the focus of this event benefiting local food pantries and Hunt of a Lifetime. Pro Staffers from the Field & Stream Specialty Store will be on hand as well as Buckeye Sportsman’s Dan Armitage. There will be family friendly fishing presentations, birding topics, games, prizes, vendors, and much more….


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Pennsylvania White-Tailed Deer Season opens Statewide on October 4th

   September 24, 2014 5:07 am    0

In the past couple of weeks, deer activity has really picked up. It always seems like the colder temperatures at night kick them into gear. I watched a couple of mature white-tailed bucks sparring at 40 yards with the spotlight last week. They only paused for a moment when the light hit them. Then they…


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Jennifer Miller of Olean, New York wins 2014 Federal Duck Stamp Contest

   September 23, 2014 1:20 pm    0

Each year an art competition is held to select the Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp. This year, 17 out of 186 entries made it to the final round of the art competition held in Shepherdstown, WV. Jennifer Miller’s acrylic painting of a ruddy duck pair won the event and the right to be…


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Allegheny Trail Crew to work on Tracy Ridge Trail System

   September 21, 2014 11:13 am    0

After finishing up some bridge building on the Tanbark Trail, the ATC will now set their sights on the Tracy Ridge Trail System.Volunteers are welcome to spend an hour or more helping to work on the trails. Volunteers can also spend the weekend camping with the crew at the Tracy Ridge Campground. The trail work…


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PA State Game Lands offer hunters access

   September 20, 2014 9:13 am    0

While it may seem like many prime hunting areas are off limits or posted, white-tailed deer hunters can often find access to good hunting within Pennsylvania’s State Game Lands. Deer will travel through and often use these lands as core areas. Among the dozens of State Game Lands found in NWPA, hunters have access to…


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Join the 29th Annual Coastal Cleanup Tommorrow

   September 19, 2014 1:16 pm    0

Help to collect trash and collect data for this environmental cleanup. This year marks Presque Isle’s 12th year of participation. Meet at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center or at the Erie Bluffs from 9am -12pm for this event. For more information call: (814)-833-7424


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A Few Anglers are Catching Steelhead in Lake Erie Tribs

   September 19, 2014 11:05 am    0

  Water levels this past week in Lake Erie tributaries remained low and clear. That doesn’t stop anglers from finding the fish. Brandon Sanner, of Edinboro, caught several fresh steelhead recently.  He said about the conditions, “the water is gin clear and too slow to nymph, but there are a few steelhead upstream in West…


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Aim for Autism Sporting Clay Charity Shoot September 28th in Waterford

   September 18, 2014 10:19 am    0

The 2nd Annual Autism Sporting Clay Charity Shoot is scheduled from 10:30am-1:30pm on Sunday, September 28th at Critter Path Sporting Clays in Waterford. This event will help support the over 3,500 children served by the Achievement Center each year. Ages 12 and over are invited to participate in 100 bird and 50 bird shoots. The…


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ATV Trail Riding in NWPA

   September 17, 2014 11:06 am    0

This is a great time of the year to get out on the trail and enjoy a ride. There are many opportunities for ATV trail riding on public lands and at private clubs. Here is a list of upcoming  events and places to ride in NWPA.   ATV trail riding in the Allegheny National Forest…


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