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Welcome Aboard
Welcome and Announcement Forum. New here? Stop by, say Hello and introduce yourself.
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Re: Hello From Harrisburg
(bucksnort1) - Yesterday at 07:40 PM
HPA in the News & Upcoming Events
A place to promote HPA Events and newsworthy happenings
Moderator: gary3414, RB-HPA
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Re: Potter County Forest/W...
(bts123) - Wed Apr 09 2014 09:09 PM
The 2013-14 BUCK POOL
A one stop forum for the current year Buck Pool!!!
Moderator: great white hunter
Subforums: HPA Buck Pools
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(RB-HPA) - Mon Feb 24 2014 05:12 PM
General Hunting Boards
General Hunting Boards
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General Hunting Forum (11 viewing)
This is the place to ask hunting questions.
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Re: Public hunting ideas.....
(Bearklr) - 17 minutes 36 seconds ago
Big Game Hunting Forum (11 viewing)
This is the place to discuss any North American Big Game hunting.
Moderator: BCozhunter, bigben, casey
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Re: Changes to Ohio Deer R...
(cmc5028) - Sun Apr 13 2014 09:44 PM
ON THE HUNT forum (1 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: Bowmike's 2014 "O...
(WACKUMANDSTACKUM) - Yesterday at 08:47 PM
Turkey Hunting Forum (31 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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Re: this may opener stinks
(DrakesOnly) - 17 minutes 13 seconds ago
Spirit of the Hunt (1 viewing)
The subject matter is just the love of hunting....a forum open for just sharing stories.
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Re: A hunter's take on bei...
(Backwoods) - Tue Apr 15 2014 10:34 AM
Hunting Camp (20 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: "Surf and Turf...
(Buckethead) - 52 minutes 23 seconds ago
Predator, Varmint and Raccoon Forum (9 viewing)
Predator, Varmint and Raccoon Hunting forum.
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Re: 2014 ground hog succes...
(4x4dad) - Yesterday at 09:30 PM
Bear and Elk Hunting Forum (6 viewing)
This forum is for discussion of the Bear and Elk Hunting.
Moderator: treestand91
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Re: Black Bears are dang...
(cahill hunter) - Yesterday at 09:34 PM
Small Game Forum (10 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: Susquehanna Valley - A...
(Smoke'n Mack) - Yesterday at 10:30 PM
Hunting Dog Forum (9 viewing)
The man's best friend forum. Ask about choosing, raising, and training dogs.
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(Sailor) - Today at 12:29 PM
Waterfowl Forum (10 viewing)
Duck hunters unite! This is the forum for all waterfowl discussions.
Moderator: Adam, KenBuck, Trout 2003
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Re: wood duck boxes/nestin...
(John S) - Today at 10:41 AM
Outdoorsmen/women with Disabilities Forum
This forum is for hunters with disabilities to share ideas.
Moderator: Ole' Raspy
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York County Veterans
(Lifes2Fun) - Fri Mar 28 2014 10:39 AM
Women Hunters Forum
The forum dedicated to women in the outdoors.
Moderator: Janie
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Women in the Outdoors
(RayRay) - Tue Apr 08 2014 10:36 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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Re: conservation camp
(dietsch) - Wed Apr 02 2014 10:12 PM
AR / HR & Deer Management Forum (9 viewing)
A place to discuss Antler Restrictions, Herd Reduction and other Deer Management Strategies.
Moderator: casey, DIYASUB
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Re: Bobcat Abundance - Fun...
(pahick) - 3 minutes 20 seconds ago
Outfitters and Guides Forum (2 viewing)
This forum is the place to discuss past experiences, and methods of finding the best Guides or Outfitters for your money.
Moderator: HuntingPA
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Re: Looking for Elk hunt i...
(GSPZeke) - Yesterday at 10:46 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: My mentored youth succ...
(Irish Joe) - Tue Apr 15 2014 07:12 PM
Hunters Success Photo Gallery (5 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: 2014 Year Sheds
(Renny28) - Tue Apr 15 2014 07:45 AM
Game Processing and Recipe Forum (2 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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Venison sausage/leeks
(bobtheblacksmith) - Today at 09:37 AM
Archery Message Boards
Archery Message Boards
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Archery Hunting Forum (6 viewing)
How to get the most of your archery hunting experience. Traditional or compound, ask your questions here.
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Re: Camo Cares registratio...
(theaceman) - Today at 10:15 AM
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
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Re: beaver balls
(superkodiak) - Tue Apr 08 2014 11:23 PM
Crossbow Hunting Forum (1 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: lighted nocks
(arrowhead) - Tue Apr 15 2014 05:11 PM
Archery Gear Forum (3 viewing)
Tell us what you use, why you use it, and how good it works.
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Re: Mathews Reezen Draw We...
(60XCustomStrings) - Yesterday at 09:55 PM
Black Powder Message Boards
Black Powder Message Boards
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Muzzleloader Forum (2 viewing)
Flash.... Bang. This is the place for all those smokepole questions.
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Re: New barrel with a coni...
(325wsm) - Mon Apr 14 2014 05:53 PM
Traditional Forum (7 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: Bear
(Curly Maple) - 40 minutes 17 seconds ago
Trappers Message Boards
Trappers Message Boards
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Trapping Forum (22 viewing)
Help the beginner set those traps. Ask your questions or give your advice.
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Re: speed dip removal
(cooncrazy) - 38 minutes 54 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: HB 2011 Anti Firearm P...
(Bluetick) - Today at 09:16 AM
Outdoor Issues (6 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: House G&F Committe...
(HomeintheWoods) - Today at 12:03 PM
Hunting Laws and Regulations (2 viewing)
Ask your Questions here.
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Re: Magnus turkey broad he...
(MathewsMan85) - Yesterday at 08:06 PM
Guns, Reloading and Gear
Guns, Reloading and Gear
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Single Shot Forum (1 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: custom barrel recommen...
(buddys dad) - Yesterday at 12:03 PM
Clay Busters Forum (1 viewing)
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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Re: Sporting clays around ...
(Blacksmith) - Tue Apr 15 2014 10:20 PM
Firearm Forum (18 viewing)
Ask any firearm related questions in this forum.
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Re: Which one?
(BuckFever101) - Today at 12:29 PM
Long Range Shooting and Hunting forum (1 viewing)
A forum to discuss the art and science behind making the LONG RANGE shot.
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(drags) - Yesterday at 06:17 PM
Shotgun and Handgun Hunting Forum (4 viewing)
The place to discuss hunting with Shotguns and Handguns.
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Re: 1911's
(Highflyer0329) - Yesterday at 11:25 PM
Field Gear Forum (1 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: cheap and very good sh...
(bohunr) - Mon Apr 14 2014 06:04 AM
Taxidermy Message Boards
Taxidermy Message Boards
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Taxidermy and Tanning Forum (11 viewing)
Ask your Taxidermy questions here. My dad used to threaten to "tan my hide". Here's the forum for tanning game hides.
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Re: Where To Buy Tanned Hi...
(Retiredusne8) - Yesterday at 09:19 PM
Sportsmen's Clubs and Organizations
Sportsmen's Clubs and Organizations
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Club Bulletin Board (1 viewing)
From gun raffles to formal dinners if it is hunting related post it here.
Moderator: bigben
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Re: Bruin VFD 2014 Gun Bas...
(BruinBowhunter) - Mon Apr 14 2014 08:39 PM
PA Federation of Sportsmen's Club
The Voice of Sportsmen in the Commonwealth.
Moderator: casey
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PFSC 2013 Spring Conventio...
(casey) - Tue Mar 19 2013 04:58 AM
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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Yellow Creek Chapter NWTF ...
(BugleChaser) - Fri Apr 11 2014 06:49 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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PA Trappers Events Calenda...
(casey) - Mon Mar 31 2014 06:27 PM
Pheasants Forever/Quail Forever Forum
This is the forum dedicated to Pheasants/Quail Forever Topics.
Moderator: RB-HPA
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Chinese Ringneck Pheasant ...
(SecondsandInches) - Tue Apr 15 2014 08:44 PM
Ruffed Grouse Society Forum
This forum is dedicatd to the Ruffed Grouse Society
Moderator: CRENoutdoors
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Re: NEPA RGS Clay Shoot fo...
(stackbarrel) - Wed Apr 09 2014 02:41 PM
Ducks Unlimited Forum
The forum dedictaed to Ducks Unlimited.
Moderator: casey
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DU Newsletter
(casey) - Wed Apr 02 2014 10:30 AM
QDMA Forum
For the organizational business of the QDMA. Deer management discussions belong in AR/HR & Deer Mgmt Forum.
Moderator: casey
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(casey) - Mon Mar 31 2014 06:57 PM
Classified Ads
Classified Ads
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Outfitter/Lodge Ad Forum (3 viewing)
Looking to go on a hunting or fishing trip? Check out these places. Fee Applies for Advertising, see rules thread.
Moderator: HuntingPA
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B&J guide service MD...
(ken66) - Mon Apr 07 2014 09:09 PM
Commercial Classified Forum
Have a small or Hobby business Place an ad here. Fee applies, see rules.
Moderator: HuntingPA, RB-HPA
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Re: Adventures of Buck Bod...
(Bodean) - Mon Apr 14 2014 11:01 AM
Hunting and Fishing For Sale Forum (11 viewing)
Buy, Sell, & Trade Hunting and Fishing Items Here. Please use Subforums for guns, archery, fishing and Rec vehicles.
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G-Loomis fly rod and Ross ...
(kadd) - Today at 12:51 PM
General Classified Forum (5 viewing)
Buy, Sell, & Trade Non-hunting and fishing related items here
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Cigar humidor
(bux&dux) - Yesterday at 08:38 PM
Wanted to Buy Forum (8 viewing)
Looking for something? Place your Wanted to Buy ad here.
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Re: Wanted used traps
(beaver boy) - Today at 12:15 PM
Other Outdoor Activities
Other Outdoor Activities
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Treasure/Arrowhead Hunting
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: how long?
(mauser06) - Yesterday at 02:18 PM
Camping, Hiking and Destinations Forum (1 viewing)
From tents to motor homes, discuss your favorite methods and destinations here.
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Re: Did my first hiking/ov...
(Tracker) - Today at 12:36 PM
DIY forum - Do it Yourself Projects (1 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: How to clean aluminum?
(Wald Jager) - Yesterday at 10:13 AM
Habitat Forum (3 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: What's in your order f...
(PAGSPHUNTING) - Today at 11:53 AM
Trail Camera Forum (7 viewing)
A place to share your trail cam photos, setup techniques and building knowledge.
Moderator: BCozhunter, Blazer, Peppy
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Re: A little "coon lo...
(LSandBinc) - Today at 08:43 AM
Outdoor Photo Gallery
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: another woodie outing
(great white hunter) - Yesterday at 06:45 PM
Outdoor Video Makers Forum (1 viewing)
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
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Broad-head Giveaway Video
(ChasingTrophies) - Mon Apr 14 2014 12:36 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: Ha, the survival bag c...
(4x4dad) - Sat Mar 08 2014 03:00 AM
ATV, UTV and Off-Road forum (2 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: riding permits
(bootmud) - Fri Apr 11 2014 06:48 AM
Truck forum (2 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, treestand91
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Re: Ram 1500 eco diesel
(buzz) - Tue Apr 15 2014 07:54 PM
Wild Edibles Forum (5 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: Venison sausage with l...
(bobtheblacksmith) - Today at 09:32 AM
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Sportsmen Connection & Hunt Swap Forum
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
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Re: New York State Huntin...
(archer40) - Sat Apr 05 2014 10:48 AM
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...
(1shot2kills) - Tue Apr 01 2014 05:56 PM
Universal Forum (17 viewing)
This place to discuss things other than hunting.
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Re: The race card again an...
(mattysloane) - 1 minute 8 seconds ago
Want to know how people feel about an issue? Ask it here.
Moderator: CRENoutdoors, HuntingPA
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Re: is pgc doing good deer...
(dpms) - Yesterday at 07:58 PM
Fables and Tales Forum (1 viewing)
The place to discuss the past, tales, fables, stories and superstition.
Moderator: Finn Anthony
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Re: snipe huntin
(Michaux Hunter) - Sun Apr 06 2014 01:37 PM
Fishing Message Boards
Fishing Message Boards
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General Fishing Forum (1 viewing)
This forum is for the fishermen and fisherwomen on the site.
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DEP Releases 2014 Susqueha...
(casey) - Today at 05:54 AM
Trout/Salmon Fishing Forum (24 viewing)
The Trout and Salmon Fishing Forum
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Re: North Opener Results??
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Pike, Walleye, and Muskie Fishing Forum (1 viewing)
The Pike, Striper, Walleye, and Muskie Fishing Forum.
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Re: Pymatuning Walleye
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Fly Fishing Forum (4 viewing)
The forum dedicated to fly fishing.
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Re: Grannoms.
(Papsattic) - Today at 11:32 AM
Bass and Crappie Forum (2 viewing)
This forum is dedicated to Bass and Crappie Fishing.
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Re: Crappies
(RobOz) - Tue Apr 15 2014 11:13 AM
Striper & Saltwater Fishing Forum (1 viewing)
From fresh water striper to surf and deep sea fishing this is your forum
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Marine Forum (5 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: warden writing life ja...
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