Deer hunting in Pennsylvania is calling on you to help save it. It’s calling on you to save it for future generations like hunters did at the turn of the 20th century when herd numbers were decimated by overhunting for sale on the open market. With the recent expansion of Chronic Wasting Disease Management Area […]
About Brandon Rapp
Brandon is a freelance outdoor writer contributing articles to publications such as Petersen’s Hunting, Backcountry Hunters and Anglers, and North American Deer Hunter. In addition to his magazine work, he’s contributed regular pieces for The Reading Eagle Newspaper outdoor section and blog posts for Kinsey’s Outdoors.
His writing has covered conservation, current events, and ways to help hunters and anglers be more successful perusing and cooking fish and game. Along the way he helps to provide insight by reviewing current gear and clothing being marketed to hunters and anglers. He also enjoys interviewing professionals and personalities in the outdoors to expand opportunities to get outside in pursuit of new adventures.
Entries by Brandon Rapp
Professionals know when to use the right tool for the job at the right time. No one walks onto a job site with just a hammer. No mechanic opens the hood with just one size wrench. They know that every situation is different. Those situations can also change 10 times before lunch, and that’s why […]
Are you bored yet? If you’re anything like us – you may be going a bit stir crazy at this point. Usually after finishing our fall hunting season, staying inside to catch up on a few books or movies as we head into spring trout season and spring turkey season was no problem. Unfortunately that […]
To say that the spring of 2020 wasn’t normal would be an understatement. We were coming out of a fairly mild winter, and seeing unseasonably warm weather threw many of us who enjoy the outdoors out of our routines. This season’s shed hunting felt like trying to get last-minute shopping done before the big holiday. […]
Traditionally for hunters in Pennsylvania, the beginning of a new year on the calendar signals an end to the hunting season. Time to pack all of the gear away, enjoy your success filling a tag or make peace with one that you didn’t, and settle in for winter. It’s easy to not enjoy this time […]
It’s a credit to the benefit of perseverance when you have a goal and see it through. The droves of newspapers and naysayers proclaiming it couldn’t be done made it only that much sweeter. The first step was taken recently in Pennsylvania toward total overturning of an antiquated law banning hunting of popular game animals […]
Pennsylvania’s Opening Day of Rifle Season 2019! The holidays are here and for Pennsylvania hunters, but not all holidays mean gathering around a large table for a feast with family. Hunter’s holidays are spent gathering around small camp kitchens and bonfires. They find presents and treasures from high up in trees early in the morning, […]