Hunting & Fishing


Take a kid fishing

If there's at least one avid angler in the family, a fishing trip makes a great family activity.

3 days ago


Anglers expected to 'hammer' Erie walleyes

The Fish and Boat Commission said the creel limit for walleye will remain at 6 per day and the yellow perch harvest will hold at 30 per day.

3 days ago


 Conventional wisdom holds that in some urban communities there are too many deer, and in some mountain regions there aren’t enough. A new idea attempts to address both problems.

New approach to deer management takes aim at urban and rural problems

In what could be seen as a softening, Unified Sportsmen is now offering ideas to help the Game Commission trim deer numbers in urban areas.

3 days ago


District Fishing Report: 4.11.14

Check Southwest Pennsylvania trout stocking schedules at the Post-Gazette Rod & Gun Club blog at http://www.post-gazette.

5 days ago


 Taking advantage of North Park Lake's Approved Trout Waters Open To Year-Round Fishing status, Luke Fotta, 15 of Ross released nine trout, including a brown of about 20 inches, using live minnows.

Outdoors notebook: Kids' fishing events for a fun trout opening

Kids 12 and under accompanied by an adult will find a more welcoming experience at Children's Fishing Day on Little Pine Creek.

1 week ago


District Fishing Report: 4.4.14

Check Southwest Pennsylvania trout stocking schedules at the Post-Gazette Rod & Gun Club blog at http://www.post-gazette.

1 week ago


Region's cleaner waterways allow for plenty of trout stocking, fishing

As the April 12 opening of trout season approaches, anglers can look forward to having a chance of catching a prize fish close to home.

1 week ago


 Trout eyes have a similar physiology to the eyes of humans, but they don't perceive baits and lures the same as anglers.

Trout see more than humans, but anglers who know what trout see have the advantage

Colors that seem unnaturally bright can spook older trout, but new research suggests fluorescent flecks can pique a young trout's interest.

2 weeks ago


Wildlife: The trout-crustacean connection

With trout season just around the corner, understanding basic trout foraging ecology can give anglers an edge.

2 weeks ago


 Fly fishing on Dunbar Creek, Fayette County.

Tips on trout: Getting beginners started with the right advice

Entry-level tips are easy to come by and with the April 12 opening of the statewide trout season, there's an abundance of angling advice.

3 weeks ago


District Fishing Report: 3.21.14

Following an unusually long cold period, the recent warm-up has led to a relative novelty in angling – ice fishing in warmish weather.

3 weeks ago



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