PA Bear Hunting News

  • Outdoors calendar
    Thu, 20 Jul 2017 18:33:00 -0500
    Located at 559 Cedar Creek Rd. Belle Vernon, Pa. Club meetings are the third Monday ... Outside of any big game season (deer, bear, elk and turkey), coyotes may be taken with a hunting license or a furtaker license, and without wearing orange.
  • A New Bow, a Greenhorn, and Wild Places
    Tue, 18 Jul 2017 20:00:00 -0500
    I recently received in the mail a Bear Super Kodiak bow from RMS Gear ... I received a brand-new Jennings Lightning compound bow. Christmas in Pennsylvania fell just after the primary hunting seasons and right before the late archery season.
    Thu, 18 May 2017 07:09:22 -0500
    Ironically, one of the nations best black bear hunting areas can be found between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Additionally, Keystone black bears are among the largest in the world with numerous animals taken annually over 500 pounds and ...
  • Bear hunting season 2016: How many did Pa. hunters harvest on Saturday?
    Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:47:00 -0500
    A running tally of bears checked at Pennsylvania Game Commission bear check stations across Pennsylvania showed that 1,142 hunters had brought their bears into the check stations as of 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, the first day of the 2016 rifle hunting ...
  • Pa. bear hunting a hidden treasure
    Thu, 10 Dec 2015 08:25:11 -0500
    The early results are in, and once again, Pennsylvania’s bear season remains a hidden treasure. Year after year, our state's hunters pull some of the nation’s biggest black bears out of Penn's Woods. Yet, if you ask hunters from across the country ...
  • Pennsylvania's bear hunting seasons begin Nov. 16
    Mon, 02 Nov 2015 17:23:00 -0500
    HARRISBURG, Pa. - A sizable black-bear population awaits hunters in the state's upcoming bear seasons, reports the Pennsylvania Game Commission. The seasons will begin with the statewide archery bear season, which opens Nov. 16. And after that five-day ...
  • This should be another record year for Pa. bear hunters
    Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:29:00 -0500
    Hunting predictions tend to get one in trouble because of all the different factors that might influence the outcome. However, most observers agree that 2014 should produce a record or near-record bear harvest for Pennsylvania hunters. Archery bear season ...