August 2009

Winchester Dove and Quail Loads- Get Them While They’re Hot!

Winchester Texas Heavy Dove and Quail Load Shotshells A Bass Pro Exclusive! For hot dove fields with lots of fast shooting action, this is your shotshell. Featuring a heavier shot load that can still offer velocities of 1250 FPS and plenty of knockdown power, these shotshells are the perfect balance of performance and value so… Read more Winchester Dove and Quail Loads- Get Them While They’re Hot!

2009-2010 Ohio Waterfowl Hunting Seasons Approved

Image via Wikipedia COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio hunters will again enjoy a 60-day duck hunting season and a six-duck bag limit this year. The 2009-2010 waterfowl hunting season dates have been approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council and are the most liberal regulations allowed by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, according to the Ohio… Read more 2009-2010 Ohio Waterfowl Hunting Seasons Approved

PA Youth Mentored Hunting Program

Image via Wikipedia HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today encouraged experienced hunters, who have historically helped pass along the state’s rich hunting heritage, to consider introducing youths to hunting through the Mentored Youth Hunting Program (MYHP). “Since 2006, Pennsylvania’s hunters have been taking advantage of a remarkable opportunity to introduce… Read more PA Youth Mentored Hunting Program

Beaver County Regatta August 14th-16th

The Beaver County River Regatta is set for this weekend  in Bridgewater, just at rte 18 and the river. Iit’s just a few miles past Brady Run Park, So I’m Sure you’re familiar with the area. Events include a children’s fishing derby, anything that floats contest and Duck Derby for the little ones, and an… Read more Beaver County Regatta August 14th-16th

Mosquito Creek Dove Hunting

Image via Wikipedia AKRON, OH- Dove hunting will be permitted on portions of the Mosquito Creek Wildlife Refuge by permit only. Access to this portion of the property is restricted to permit-only hunting. The refuge is not open to the public otherwise. A postcard drawing will be held and 30 permits will be drawn for… Read more Mosquito Creek Dove Hunting

Last Free National Park Weekend

Image by lcthulou via Flickr Free Admission, Special Events, Photo Contest and More! WASHINGTON, D.C.  – The National Park Service’s third entrance fee free weekend of the summer is August 15-16.  All 391 national parks across the nation will offer free admission to all visitors. “America’s national parks have always been popular vacation spots,” said… Read more Last Free National Park Weekend

ODNR Makes Changes in Akron Area

Image via Wikipedia COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) announced it will transfer management of Jefferson Lake State Park to ODNR’s Division of Wildlife, and it will create Ohio’s newest State Park at Wingfoot Lake in the Akron area. “This move will allow us to make more green space available to more… Read more ODNR Makes Changes in Akron Area