Just a reminder folks - if you're just reading the email that gets shot out when a new post is published on the SRS website - you're not getting the 'full effect' of the graphics in the article. There's not a lot more difference, but there is the top of the page that has a … Continue reading High Water Homestead Hike!
I've been back in Slate Run for several days but have only been out fishing twice. The wife and family are visiting and the various activities have kept me hopping. One event we visited and enjoyed was the Apple Butter Festival in Waterville on October 8th and 9th. But I'm going to describe the fishing, … Continue reading So Far Away, Losing Focus & the Apple Butter Festival
Hey, I meant to include this in the 'Last SRS Meeting...' post published yesterday evening - but forgot. It was late last evening and I knew I wanted to get that post published and out - I was visiting a couple of friends and was a little later than I expected to be back here … Continue reading Something’s Bugging Me…!!!
Slate Run Sportsmen held its last general membership meeting of the year a couple of days ago on September 10, 2022. Sixteen SRS members in good standing and six guests were present. We 'got right into it' with our guest speakers Eric Hussar, Slate Run Sportsmen member, & District 5 Commissioner for the Pennsylvania Fish … Continue reading Last SRS Membership Meeting for Year, an Eagle, and a Fish
The Bad News... I've always been a 'bad news' first sort so... We got a call today that Greg Hoover was in the hospital and canceling his September 10th presentation to SRS. We apologized for any inconvenience regarding this occurring. We haven't really gotten any RSVPs to our email so I hope there isn't too … Continue reading The Good and the Bad… News
It's been brought to our attention that the PA DCNR are seeking public comment on their proposed expansion of E-Bike use on DCNR properties. For those of you Email Followers that either reside or frequent this area in Pennsylvania, you may want to read on and express your opinion on this matter. This link - … Continue reading PA E-Bike Usage Expansion Proposed – Your Chance to Email DCNR to Comment
A 'Prequel' Note I realize that many of you who 'follow' this blog get an email with the content of this post in it. I believe most may simply read the email and that's that. This is perfectly fine. However, the full 'experience' of viewing this update is not necessarily coming through to you when … Continue reading Bridge Progress & Low Water Conditions
Got back Wednesday, late. Thought I'd take a short drive down to see 'The Stretch'. Not sure when they started the 'actual' work but it's clear that they're working on the re-direction of Navel Run Road - the 'temporary' bridge. After it is traffic-worthy they'll start on dismantling the old flagstone bridge that is currently … Continue reading Navel Run Road Bridge Work In Process
Yesterday, June 4th, Slate Run Sportsmen held it's summer meeting at the Brown Township Municipal building. It was well attended with 29 people of which 26 were members 'in good standing' thus providing a quorum for the business we discussed. While the DCNR's ATV Pilot program officially kicked off last weekend (Memorial Day weekend) we … Continue reading SRS 2022 Summer Membership Meeting
I've been back for a few days here over Memorial Day weekend and the fishing has been interesting out on Pine. With the temperatures predicted here over the next few days, Pine is warming quickly and we advise to take it easy on the fish when the water temperatures get to the 70° mark. However, … Continue reading Green & Slate Drakes, Tiny Olives and the SRS Summer Membership Meeting