Pa. Readies for Deer Season
November 27, 2019
A Saturday opener for the firearms deer season and the possibility of more older bucks throughout the Commonwealth have many Pennsylvanians excited about Nov. 30 and the weeks to follow.
Last year’s firearms deer season saw rainy weather nearly statewide throughout much of the opening day. But even then, 30 percent of the antlered deer harvested in the 2018-19 firearms season were taken on opening day. It was the best day of the season for buck harvest.
It’s likely that opening day will continue to be the best for buck harvest this year, when the season will open on a Saturday, said Chr...