Just as Memorial Day represents the unofficial start of summer, so too does it represent the unofficial end of the spring bird migration that began with waterfowl back in February and ended wi…
SARATOGA SPRINGS — The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has renamed the State Tree Nursery in Saratoga Springs the Colonel William F. Fox Memorial Saratoga Tree Nursery.
L.E.E.K. Hunting and Mountain Preserve, which provides hunting adventures to wounded servicemen, will benefit from an array of activities this weekend.
WARBA, Minn. — In a dense forest of young alder, aspen and maple trees north of town, Debbie Petersen hollered for her dog, Riley, to slow down.
Bass fishing is only days away, and I’m excited.
Outdoors columnist Wade Robertson won a first-place award at the Pennsylvania Outdoor Writers Association’s annual meeting in May in West Chester, Pa.
“Soul of a Hunter” may be Wade Robertson’s first book, but it is not the first time he’s shared his philosophical take on hunting in the Twin Tiers.
ON STURGEON LAKE, Minn. — Ron Riegger opened a clear plastic tackle tray, pulled out one of dozens of soft plastic lures from inside and handed it to me. Suddenly, my enthusiasm for a morning …
A non-hunter happened to overhear a conversation I had with another spring gobbler hunter. I was ecstatic having finally bagged a beautiful bird the day before.
As seems to happen so many times, the gobblers were extremely active up to and including the last week in April. Then, just as if they had the opening day penned in on their calendar, they shut up.
If someone had asked me to write a Hollywood movie script for the perfect spring on the Twin Tiers, I don’t think I could have written a better one than what we’ve had this spring.
I hate to be repetitive in my writing. Usually, you make a statement and move along. But, if you’re like me, you’re a dedicated trout fishermen the heavy rains we keep receiving are becoming i…
Looking for something a little different for your Memorial Day camping experience?
When Jim Acker of Smethport first traveled to Missouri hunting spring turkeys it was some 20 years ago. He’d been introduced to a farmer near Browning, Jack Gooch, who had given permission to …
RICHBURG — The 2019 Bolivar-Richburg Central School trapshooting team again emerged as 2019 Southern Tier Scholastic Youth Trapshooting League (STSYTL) eastern conference champions.