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A place to promote HPA Events and newsworthy happenings
Sportsmen's Clubs and Organizations Sportsmen's Clubs and Organizations
From gun raffles to formal dinners if it is hunting related post it here.
The Voice of Sportsmen in the Commonwealth.
We are a state chapter of the NWTF and this forum is primarily for PA Chapter NWTF news, articles, commentary, and messages.
This is the forum to keep up-to-date on current issues in the trapping community. Brought to you by the Pennsylvania Trappers' Association.
This is the forum dedicated to Pheasants/Quail Forever Topics.
This forum is dedicatd to the Ruffed Grouse Society
The forum dedictaed to Ducks Unlimited.
For the organizational business of the QDMA. Deer management discussions belong in AR/HR & Deer Mgmt Forum.
Celebration of the Harvest Pictures and Recipes
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!!
This is the place to post that picture from your successful hunt. Read the FAQ to learn how to add images using UBB Code.
You had a good hunt, now have a GREAT meal. Discuss game processing and share RECIPES!! From kill it to grill it.
General Hunting Boards General Hunting Boards
The place to find up to date DCNR info
This is the place to ask hunting questions.
This is the place to discuss any North American Big Game hunting.
Anything Air Rifle related, this is the place.
"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.
What gun should I use? How do you use a box call? This is the forum for all your turkey hunting questions.
This is the forum for all your snake hunting questions.
The subject matter is just the love of hunting....a forum open for just sharing stories.
If you own one or just visit. Here is the place to swap information, from maintaince and improvements to the overall camp experience.
Predator, Varmint and Raccoon Hunting forum.
This forum is for discussion of the Bear and Elk Hunting.
Where's the best place for grouse? How about rabbit? This is the place to ask these questions.
The man's best friend forum. Ask about choosing, raising, and training dogs.
Duck hunters unite! This is the forum for all waterfowl discussions.
This forum is for hunters with disabilities to share ideas.
The forum dedicated to women in the outdoors.
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.
A place to discuss Antler Restrictions, Herd Reduction and other Deer Management Strategies.
This forum is the place to discuss past experiences, and methods of finding the best Guides or Outfitters for your money.
Archery Message Boards Archery Message Boards
How to get the most of your archery hunting experience. Traditional or compound, ask your questions here.
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.
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.
Tell us what you use, why you use it, and how good it works.
Black Powder Message Boards Black Powder Message Boards
Flash.... Bang. This is the place for all those smokepole questions.
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.
Trappers Message Boards Trappers Message Boards
Help the beginner set those traps. Ask your questions or give your advice.
Law and Law Makers Message Board Law and Law Makers Message Board
Forum dedicated to attacks on the Second Amendment.Discuss and announce actions, issues,legislation,and injustices against this backbone amendment here.
With more issues facing the outdoors person daily this is the place to discuss the legislation that effects the PA hunter.
Ask your Questions here.
Guns, Reloading and Gear Guns, Reloading and Gear
Ask any firearm related questions in this forum.
Contender, Encore, Ruger #1, and NEF shooters here is the place to discuss your type of firearm.
The place to discuss hunting with Shotguns and Handguns.
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.
If you would like to suggest what gear to use when afield, this is the forum. Which camo is better? Which GPS is better?
A forum to discuss the art and science behind making the LONG RANGE shot.
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).
Taxidermy Message Boards Taxidermy Message Boards
Ask your Taxidermy questions here. My dad used to threaten to "tan my hide". Here's the forum for tanning game hides.
Other Outdoor Activities Other Outdoor Activities
Canoes and kayaks are fun for the whole family
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!
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.
From tents to motor homes, discuss your favorite methods and destinations here.
A forum for "Do it yourselfers" to discuss and get ideas for projects. Does not have to be an Outdoors project.
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.
A place to share your trail cam photos, setup techniques and building knowledge.
What do I need to take good outdoor photos? What kind of camera do I need? Ask your questions here.
A forum to discuss equipment, tactics, and editing techniques of making Outdoor Videos. Sharing of NON-COMMERCIAL OUTDOOR videos is also encouraged (via link)
This is a place to share technics of wilderness trecking and survival. The life you save could be your own.
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.
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!
Ask questions about mushrooms, gardens, and things like it here. Ask now so you can be ready for spring!
A place for vets to get together and talk.
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.
Here is a place to share the well known to the obscure places to experience in PA.
This place to discuss things other than hunting.
Want to know how people feel about an issue? Ask it here.
This is where to put time sensitive things like Cabelas codes and other store coupons of an outdoor nature that you feel should be passed on to our members.
The place to discuss the past, tales, fables, stories and superstition.
Fishing Message Boards Fishing Message Boards
This forum is for the fishermen and fisherwomen on the site.
A seasonal forum for when the ice bite is on!!!
The Trout and Salmon Fishing Forum
The Pike, Striper, Walleye, and Muskie Fishing Forum.
The forum dedicated to fly fishing.
This forum is dedicated to Bass and Crappie Fishing.
If it's a fish with whiskers, this is the place to discuss it!
From fresh water striper to surf and deep sea fishing this is your forum
A place to discuss Boating, water Safety, Motors, and Marine Electronics. If it "Floats your Boat", come on in!
Classified Ads Classified Ads
Have a small or Hobby business Place an ad here. Fee applies, see rules.
Buy, Sell, & Trade Hunting and Fishing Items Here. Please use Subforums for guns, archery, fishing and Rec vehicles.
Buy, Sell, & Trade Non-hunting and fishing related items here
Looking for something? Place your Wanted to Buy, trade ad here.
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