Volume 86 No. 1 January 2015


Look for these features in Game News this month:


Working for Snowshoes Featured Article

By Joe Kosack


Olivia and Me

By Barbara A. McCleester

When a farmer asked for help with problem crows, the author turned to her secret weapon.


Lucky 7

By Travis Lau

A select group of hunters shares Quadruple Trophy success.


Key Acquisition On Winslow Hill Featured Article

By Joe Kosack


Snowshoe Sojourn

By Wayne Moore

An old-time Pennsylvania snowshoe hare hunt.


Blast from the Past

By Richard Farber

The author tells about his last 40 years hunting with his flintlock.




The Campfire Featured Article

By Joe Kosack


Field Notes Featured Article


The Naturalist’s Eye

By Marcia Bonta

With so many bird species declining, the spread of the eastern greater sandhill cranes  has been a pleasant surprise.


Straight from the Bowstring

By Todd Holmes

Operation deer – getting close without being “zapped.”


Lock, Stock & Barrel

By Dave Ehrig

Mentoring a flintlock hunter is a challenging but rewarding endeavor.



By Gregg Rinkus

The pileated woodpecker is our largest and most spectacular woodpecker, and if you get  a chance to watch one up close, consider yourself lucky.