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HPA News and New member Welcome
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Welcome Aboard
Welcome and Announcement Forum. New here? Stop by, say Hello and introduce yourself.
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Re: New to forum, PA &...
(huntr4477) - 11 minutes 58 seconds ago
HPA in the News & Upcoming Events
A place to promote HPA Events and newsworthy happenings
Moderator: gary3414, RB-HPA
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Re: HPA Buck Contest?
(RB-HPA) - Tue Oct 13 2015 07:46 AM
Celebration of the Harvest
Pictures and Recipes
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HPA YOUTH Success Forum
A forum to Celebrate the Success of HPA youth hunters 16 and under. Deer, small game, turkey, trapping, good days afield ...We want to see all those smiles and hear those stories!!
Moderator: casey, DIYASUB
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Re: A little bunny action
(Run2Catch) - Mon Nov 23 2015 02:28 PM
Hunters Success Photo Gallery (12 viewing)
This is the place to post that picture from your successful hunt. Read the FAQ to learn how to add images using UBB Code.
Moderator: gary3414
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Re: Illonois behemoth
(Grouse28) - 1 minute 54 seconds ago
Game Processing and Recipe Forum (21 viewing)
You had a good hunt, now have a GREAT meal. Discuss game processing and share RECIPES!! From kill it to grill it.
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Re: Deep fried turkey
(nomad_archer) - Today at 01:53 PM
General Hunting Boards
General Hunting Boards
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General Hunting Forum (114 viewing)
This is the place to ask hunting questions.
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Re: Gun Season Opener ...
(OldMountain) - 4 seconds ago
Big Game Hunting Forum (40 viewing)
This is the place to discuss any North American Big Game hunting.
Moderator: BCozhunter, bigben, casey
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Re: Ok about time for a pr...
(SHEDMAN25) - 27 minutes 27 seconds ago
ON THE HUNT forum (5 viewing)
"On the Hunt with HPA"- ride shotgun as our members take us along on their adventures afield. The next best thing to sitting in the stand is following the action as our members provide real time stories and adrenaline inducing details of their time afield.
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Re: NY Rifle Deer
(RonM) - 4 minutes 46 seconds ago
Turkey Hunting Forum (5 viewing)
What gun should I use? How do you use a box call? This is the forum for all your turkey hunting questions.
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Multiple arm Q
(ccall29) - 58 minutes 11 seconds ago
Spirit of the Hunt (2 viewing)
The subject matter is just the love of hunting....a forum open for just sharing stories.
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(Janie) - Today at 04:58 PM
Hunting Camp (53 viewing)
If you own one or just visit. Here is the place to swap information, from maintaince and improvements to the overall camp experience.
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Re: Deer Camp 2015
(huntr4477) - 49 seconds ago
Predator, Varmint and Raccoon Forum (24 viewing)
Predator, Varmint and Raccoon Hunting forum.
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Re: Anybody Headed Out Ton...
(HD1969) - 12 minutes 34 seconds ago
Bear and Elk Hunting Forum (183 viewing)
This forum is for discussion of the Bear and Elk Hunting.
Moderator: casey, Realtrehntr, Treestand
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Re: Renovo Area???
(K Slim) - 7 minutes 5 seconds ago
Small Game Forum (31 viewing)
Where's the best place for grouse? How about rabbit? This is the place to ask these questions.
Moderator: corey22, Moss, TurkeyMike
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Re: NH hare hunt
(Rabbit Runner) - 2 minutes 29 seconds ago
Hunting Dog Forum (14 viewing)
The man's best friend forum. Ask about choosing, raising, and training dogs.
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Re: Champ's first grouse p...
(BRDOGS) - Today at 04:58 PM
Waterfowl Forum (50 viewing)
Duck hunters unite! This is the forum for all waterfowl discussions.
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Re: Well Anyone seeing any...
(Boatman) - Today at 05:35 PM
Outdoorsmen/women with Disabilities Forum
This forum is for hunters with disabilities to share ideas.
Moderator: Ole' Raspy
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Re: Looking for Disabled R...
(Run2Catch) - Sun Nov 08 2015 07:47 PM
Women Hunters Forum
The forum dedicated to women in the outdoors.
Moderator: Janie
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Re: PGC and Pheasant Valle...
(WestPhillyFam) - Fri Oct 23 2015 08:47 PM
Youth Hunters Forum
This forum is for young hunters to exchange ideas about hunting and the outdoors. Those Hunter/Trapper Education Classes are coming up! -Adults may reply to posts, but please let the kids ask the questions.
Moderator: billybob, Buckblood84, casey
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NJ Youth Deer Hunt
(casey) - Thu Nov 19 2015 05:47 PM
AR / HR & Deer Management Forum (3 viewing)
A place to discuss Antler Restrictions, Herd Reduction and other Deer Management Strategies.
Moderator: casey, gary3414
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Re: AR - Stay the Course??
(PaTrophyMan) - Today at 01:26 PM
Outfitters and Guides Forum (3 viewing)
This forum is the place to discuss past experiences, and methods of finding the best Guides or Outfitters for your money.
Moderator: gentleben, HuntingPA
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Re: Info on Backwoodstroup...
(cwa1104sab) - Mon Nov 23 2015 10:29 PM
Archery Message Boards
Archery Message Boards
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Archery Hunting Forum (60 viewing)
How to get the most of your archery hunting experience. Traditional or compound, ask your questions here.
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Report yer harvest
(hightine) - Today at 05:17 PM
Traditional Archery (1 viewing)
A forum for those who enjoy shooting stick and string. Tell us what you use, why you use it, and how good it works. Share your ideas and experiences here.
Moderator: Punkinhead
467 3917
Re: Didn't even feel my ar...
(hoytaholic) - Today at 12:52 PM
Crossbow Hunting Forum (12 viewing)
The place to discuss your questions on crossbows and related items. This is NOT a debate forum, opinions concerning the use of this weapon may be removed.
Moderator: octagon, TurkeyMike
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Re: Life expectancy of a c...
(Callmaker60) - Today at 05:32 PM
Archery Gear Forum (11 viewing)
Tell us what you use, why you use it, and how good it works.
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Re: Tree umbrella recommen...
(rlyle531) - Today at 11:52 AM
Black Powder Message Boards
Black Powder Message Boards
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Muzzleloader Forum (17 viewing)
Flash.... Bang. This is the place for all those smokepole questions.
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Re: 32" 54 cal GM Bar...
(mossie) - 8 minutes 33 seconds ago
Traditional Forum (14 viewing)
A forum for the Traditionalists and to tell us what you use, why you use it, and how good it works. Share your ideas and experiences here.
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Re: Monday
(Curly Maple) - 1 minute 50 seconds ago
Trappers Message Boards
Trappers Message Boards
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Trapping Forum (37 viewing)
Help the beginner set those traps. Ask your questions or give your advice.
Moderator: Adam, mauser06, Moss, trapperrick
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Re: Ride along today...
(trapperrick) - 7 minutes 18 seconds ago
Law and Law Makers Message Board
Law and Law Makers Message Board
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Second Amendment Watchdog Forum (1 viewing)
Forum dedicated to attacks on the Second Amendment.Discuss and announce actions, issues,legislation,and injustices against this backbone amendment here.
Moderator: casey, Samuel, Tracker
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Re: PA Senate Bill 1029
(wrangler1120) - Thu Nov 19 2015 02:55 PM
Outdoor Issues (3 viewing)
With more issues facing the outdoors person daily this is the place to discuss the legislation that effects the PA hunter.
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Re: Public Hearing On Sund...
(bobcat1) - Mon Nov 23 2015 10:44 PM
Hunting Laws and Regulations (38 viewing)
Ask your Questions here.
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Re: New West Virginia deer...
(JasonN) - Today at 02:26 PM
Guns, Reloading and Gear
Guns, Reloading and Gear
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Firearm Forum (30 viewing)
Ask any firearm related questions in this forum.
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Re: 308?
(Jack) - 2 minutes 3 seconds ago
Single Shot Forum (2 viewing)
Contender, Encore, Ruger #1, and NEF shooters here is the place to discuss your type of firearm.
Moderator: octagon
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Re: 6.5 BRM
(uncle buck) - Mon Nov 23 2015 10:29 PM
Shotgun and Handgun Hunting Forum (10 viewing)
The place to discuss hunting with Shotguns and Handguns.
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Re: Concealed Carry Handg...
(EIGHT POINT) - Today at 07:03 AM
Clay Busters Forum
If your game is shooting clay, be it Trap, Skeet, or Sporting Clays from the gun you use and the shot you shoot to the way you place your feet, discuss it here.
Moderator: Adam, Buckblood84
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(RB-HPA) - Yesterday at 06:58 AM
Field Gear Forum (8 viewing)
If you would like to suggest what gear to use when afield, this is the forum. Which camo is better? Which GPS is better?
Moderator: Moss
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Re: Best trail cam under $...
(lynxone) - Today at 01:10 AM
Long Range Shooting and Hunting forum (3 viewing)
A forum to discuss the art and science behind making the LONG RANGE shot.
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Re: Bear Season is Coming
(yobuck 1) - Wed Nov 18 2015 12:20 PM
Tactical Firearm Forum (2 viewing)
The place to discuss tactical firearms, accessories, set-ups and 3-gun competitions. NOT the place to discuss gun rights , (please Second Amendment forum for that).
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Re: AR10/308 optic.....
(TLM1978) - Sun Nov 15 2015 05:17 PM
Taxidermy Message Boards
Taxidermy Message Boards
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Taxidermy and Tanning Forum (12 viewing)
Ask your Taxidermy questions here. My dad used to threaten to "tan my hide". Here's the forum for tanning game hides.
Moderator: gary3414
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Re: da bears
(Ciscokid55) - Yesterday at 10:45 PM
Sportsmen's Clubs and Organizations
Sportsmen's Clubs and Organizations
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Club Bulletin Board
From gun raffles to formal dinners if it is hunting related post it here.
Moderator: bigben
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Re: 2016 Bruin VFD Gun Bas...
(BruinBowhunter) - Wed Nov 18 2015 01:30 PM
PA Federation of Sportsmen's Club
The Voice of Sportsmen in the Commonwealth.
Moderator: casey
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PFSC/Wildlife For Everyone...
(DennyF) - Wed Apr 22 2015 07:34 PM
PA Chapter NWTF Forum
We are a state chapter of the NWTF and this forum is primarily for PA Chapter NWTF news, articles, commentary, and messages.
Moderator: great white hunter
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Re: Additional Spring Turk...
(6-DASHER) - Thu Nov 19 2015 03:46 AM
PA Trappers Forum
This is the forum to keep up-to-date on current issues in the trapping community. Brought to you by the Pennsylvania Trappers' Association.
Moderator: bootmud, casey
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Re: fur buyer in SE
(Dayton_Boy13) - Sun Nov 22 2015 10:52 AM
Pheasants Forever/Quail Forever Forum
This is the forum dedicated to Pheasants/Quail Forever Topics.
Moderator: RB-HPA
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Re: PF Veterans Hunt
(bwire) - Tue Nov 17 2015 04:13 PM
Ruffed Grouse Society Forum
This forum is dedicatd to the Ruffed Grouse Society
Moderator: CRENoutdoors
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Re: NEPA RGS "Spring ...
(stackbarrel) - Tue Jun 16 2015 02:54 PM
Ducks Unlimited Forum
The forum dedictaed to Ducks Unlimited.
Moderator: casey
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Re: 2015 Duck Forecast
(spunky) - Wed Oct 07 2015 07:20 AM
QDMA Forum (1 viewing)
For the organizational business of the QDMA. Deer management discussions belong in AR/HR & Deer Mgmt Forum.
Moderator: casey
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Re: 2015 SW PA Banquet
(6.5-284BMF) - Mon Aug 31 2015 10:16 AM
Classified Ads
Classified Ads
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Commercial Classified Forum (1 viewing)
Have a small or Hobby business Place an ad here. Fee applies, see rules.
Moderator: HuntingPA, RB-HPA
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Black Friday Specials at 6...
(60XCustomStrings) - Sun Nov 22 2015 10:58 PM
Hunting and Fishing For Sale Forum (17 viewing)
Buy, Sell, & Trade Hunting and Fishing Items Here. Please use Subforums for guns, archery, fishing and Rec vehicles.
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Re: NEW 2015 pse dna-sp (s...
(cubcadet) - 4 minutes 39 seconds ago
General Classified Forum (4 viewing)
Buy, Sell, & Trade Non-hunting and fishing related items here
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Re: 1995 Jeep Wrangler Rio...
(fjp110) - Yesterday at 04:52 PM
Wanted (5 viewing)
Looking for something? Place your Wanted to Buy, trade ad here.
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Re: Wanted used incinolet ...
(gentleben) - Yesterday at 07:00 PM
Other Outdoor Activities
Other Outdoor Activities
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Treasure/Arrowhead Hunting (1 viewing)
This is the place to share your "other" trophies, whether it be by sight, pick, metal detector or yard sale. Show us your treasures and we'll show you ours!
Moderator: 4c_game_chaser, Tracker
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Re: Kudos to Garrett
(Longie) - Thu Nov 19 2015 01:16 PM
Knife/Blade Forum (3 viewing)
A place to discuss different knives, knife makers, sharpening techniques etc. This is also a great place to tell others about the pros/cons of knives you have used.
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Anyone collecting Vintage ...
(gumby40) - Today at 04:22 PM
Camping, Hiking and RVing Forum
From tents to motor homes, discuss your favorite methods and destinations here.
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Re: State Parks
(Samuel) - Tue Oct 27 2015 09:54 PM
DIY forum - Do it Yourself Projects (2 viewing)
A forum for "Do it yourselfers" to discuss and get ideas for projects. Does not have to be an Outdoors project.
Moderator: Joe the Logger, Peppy
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Re: Pa townshipds trying t...
(Deer archer) - Sat Nov 21 2015 06:35 PM
Habitat Forum (7 viewing)
What can you do to help bring wildlife in your yard? What can I do to help the deer over a rough winter? This is the forum for this kind of questions.
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Re: Here's my first year f...
(bigt557) - Today at 04:15 PM
Trail Camera Forum (21 viewing)
A place to share your trail cam photos, setup techniques and building knowledge.
Moderator: BCozhunter, Blazer, Peppy
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Re: Trail Cam viewing devi...
(TPlank) - Today at 10:21 AM
Outdoor Photo Gallery (2 viewing)
What do I need to take good outdoor photos? What kind of camera do I need? Ask your questions here.
Moderator: Blazer, Moss
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Re: Weekend Outing
(Moss) - Today at 02:34 PM
Outdoor Video Makers Forum
A forum to discuss equipment, tactics, and editing techniques of making Outdoor Videos. Sharing of NON-COMMERCIAL OUTDOOR videos is also encouraged (via link)
Moderator: HuntingPA, Ole' Raspy, Peppy
136 486
Pennsylvania Doe kill
(ChasingTrophies) - Mon Nov 16 2015 08:36 PM
Wilderness/Survival Forum
This is a place to share technics of wilderness trecking and survival. The life you save could be your own.
Moderator: LONG BEARD 101, Tracker
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Re: survival school in pa.
(Michaux Hunter) - Sat Nov 21 2015 06:58 PM
ATV, UTV and Off-Road forum (3 viewing)
The place to discuss ATV's, UTV's, Off Roading, and Related Gear. This is NOT a debate forum, threads that become debates may be removed.
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Re: Honda pioneer 1000-5
(big cat) - Yesterday at 11:42 PM
Truck forum (1 viewing)
4WD or 2, lifted or lowered, Ford or Chevy, new or old, stock or modified even SUVs (no mini van crossovers)...this is the place to talk TRUCKS!
Moderator: Buckblood84, Treestand
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Re: Dodge truck problem
(Bumble Bea) - Yesterday at 08:37 PM
Wild Edibles Forum (1 viewing)
Ask questions about mushrooms, gardens, and things like it here. Ask now so you can be ready for spring!
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Re: Oysters
(6.5-284BMF) - Yesterday at 10:51 AM
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Sportsmen Connection & Hunt Swap Forum (5 viewing)
Got room to take another hunter this weekend? Looking to add a camp/lease member? Want to swap a hunt for a hunt? Do it Here.
Moderator: gary3414, gentleben
382 2209
Wildlife Leadership Academ...
(kcassidy) - Yesterday at 03:11 PM
PA Destinations and WMU Guide
Here is a place to share the well known to the obscure places to experience in PA.
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Re: WMU Guide - Details On...
(icemole) - Sun Nov 22 2015 05:18 PM
Universal Forum (29 viewing)
This place to discuss things other than hunting.
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Re: Hey, here's what liber...
(LONZO) - 18 minutes 19 seconds ago
Surveys (2 viewing)
Want to know how people feel about an issue? Ask it here.
Moderator: CRENoutdoors, HuntingPA
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Re: POLL: Do you support a...
(WexfordBowhunter) - Sat Nov 14 2015 11:51 AM
Fables and Tales Forum
The place to discuss the past, tales, fables, stories and superstition.
Moderator: Finn Anthony
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Re: defunct store
(good ole boy) - Tue Nov 03 2015 07:47 PM
Fishing Message Boards
Fishing Message Boards
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General Fishing Forum (4 viewing)
This forum is for the fishermen and fisherwomen on the site.
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Re: looking for shiners
(480handcannon) - 27 minutes 48 seconds ago
ICE fishing forum (2 viewing)
A seasonal forum for when the ice bite is on!!!
Moderator: gary3414, Treestand
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Re: Why blondes don't ice ...
(buckinnuts) - Yesterday at 07:34 PM
Trout/Salmon Fishing Forum (8 viewing)
The Trout and Salmon Fishing Forum
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Re: Big Browns and Steelhe...
(good ole boy) - Today at 04:33 PM
Pike, Walleye, and Muskie Fishing Forum (3 viewing)
The Pike, Striper, Walleye, and Muskie Fishing Forum.
371 3397
Re: Most musky I'll ever h...
(icemole) - Tue Nov 17 2015 04:14 PM
Fly Fishing Forum (2 viewing)
The forum dedicated to fly fishing.
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Re: East Coast Drift Boat ...
(NickGSP) - Yesterday at 03:28 PM
Bass and Crappie Forum
This forum is dedicated to Bass and Crappie Fishing.
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Re: November Bassin
(Dogface) - Mon Nov 16 2015 10:52 PM
Striper & Saltwater Fishing Forum (2 viewing)
From fresh water striper to surf and deep sea fishing this is your forum
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Re: Salt water success thr...
(bridgeman) - Wed Nov 11 2015 07:14 PM
Marine Forum (2 viewing)
A place to discuss Boating, Boating Safety, Motors, and Marine Electronics. If it "Floats your Boat", come on in!
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Re: Boat registration ques...
(gentleben) - Thu Nov 12 2015 06:57 AM
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Site Suggestions (2 viewing)
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Re: Rifle Whitetail only
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