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Sunday Hunting – Pennsylvania’s Conflict Resolution Dilemma

December 23, 2011


Sunday Hunting… Let’s see if we can resolve this dilemma shall we. The whirlwind of debate surrounding Sunday Hunting in Pennsylvania has been a point of contention between farmers, landowners, hunters, special interest groups, and politicians since a bill was first drafted. You do not have to look hard to find a message forum on a hunting […]

Crossbows and Crossbow Myths

November 23, 2011


The full inclusion of crossbows into the Pennsylvania archery season is something I am personal very happy about. Crossbows open archery hunting to a wider variety of age ranges and provide a new method of entry into the exciting world of archery hunting. You “can” shoot any bow a long distance with accuracy and that […]

Freedom Hunters by Ottie Snyder

November 22, 2011


(Editors note: I have known Ottie Snyder for roughly ten years. Without his commentary on ‘Why Andy should keep a hunting journal” then Team Surra Outdoors may not exist today. In my opinion, anyone who can get my Dad to stop thinking like a rifle hunter and start thinking like a bow hunter while archery hunting deserves serious recognition for […]

Whack-A-Doe: Whitetail success isn’t always in the “Big Woods”

November 1, 2011


My entire life I have hunted the “Big Woods” in rural Elk County in North Central Pennsylvania. I’ve always assumed that in order to see deer you had to go deep into the big woods, the further into the woods, the better. The 2011 archery season started no different for me. Scouting and setting stands in huge tracts of State Forest and […]

Buck Down! A Tip of the Hat to Mr. Good Fortune: Rocky Mountain Pronghorn

October 24, 2011


“Yeah….well good luck with that.”  These were the encouraging words offered by an old friend of mine as I set off to hunt Rocky Mountain pronghorn this year with the ‘ol string and stick. To be fair, my optimist pursuit of the prairie goat may have been over shadowed by a similar, albeit unadmitted, hint […]

Early Season Update: Moon Phase

October 18, 2011


I have been out every day this season whether it is filming or hunting. I have hunted or filmed from twelve different settings and four different counties and have sat midday twice by a watering hole. Overall, I have spent more than 60 hours in the tree. I have consistently seen deer but not in large numbers. I have had two […]

Hunting Tips VLOG: Making a bow light

October 12, 2011


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