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Northcentral Region

 

News

November 18, 2019: PGC Northcentral Region Office Open Friday, Nov. 29
September 4, 2019: Public Encouraged to Provide Input on Subject of Wildlife Feeding
October 2018: Deer Focus Areas (video 1:27)
September 2018: How to Safely View Pennsylvania's Elk Herd (video 2:29)
September 2018: Herbicide Treatment to Promote Diverse Vegetation (video 1:37)

Seasonal Roads, Designated Routes, Snowmobile Trails and Access for Hunters with Disabilities

Seasonal Roads Open for Hunting & Trapping
Designated Routes for Horses and Bicycles
State Game Lands 176 (The Barrens) Designated Routes brochure (PDF)
Snowmobile Trails
Access Routes for Hunters with Disabilities (PDF)
State Game Lands 311 Equestrian Trail (PDF)

Public Shooting Ranges

Public Shooting Ranges in the Northcentral Region

Field Reports - December 18, 2020

McKean County Game Warden Jeffrey Orwig reports that felony charges were filed against two individuals from Mount Jewett for poaching several deer at night.

McKean County Game Warden Jeffrey Orwig reports that charges were filed against two hunters, one of whom had a used DMAP tag in his possession.

Clinton County Game Warden Kirk Miller reports that multiple individuals were cited for loaded firearms in vehicles. Each could face fines up to $300.

Clearfield County Game Warden Mark Gritzer reports a person killing a buck while shooting it from a vehicle.

Clearfield County Game Warden Mark Gritzer reports a person killing a buck within a safety zone while shooting on a road.

Clearfield County Game Warden Mark Gritzer reports a person hunting without wearing any orange during rifle deer season.

Clearfield County Game Warden Mark Gritzer reports a person hunting illegally while using bait at a stand location.

Clearfield County Game Warden Mark Gritzer reports people are neglecting to unload their firearms before getting into vehicles.

Clearfield County Game Warden Mark Gritzer reports detecting nonhunters recreating on game lands but not orange during periods when it’s required.

Tioga County Game Warden Michael Smith reports the firearms season has so far been active. Hunting through the use of bait, shooting from the road and orange violations have been on the increase.

Elk County Game Warden Kolton Mueller reports an individual was found guilty for shooting within a safety zone while goose hunting. Another person pleaded guilty to hunting through the use of bait.

Lycoming County Game Warden Jonathan M. Wyant reports a good bear harvest heading into the extended seasons.