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Calendar of PA Hunting & Trapping Seasons



This online calendar has been provided for easy reference to Pennsylvania's hunting & trapping seasons. It is a brief summary of dates and should be used in conjunction with the current PA Hunting & Trapping Digest. It is not the Game & Wildlife Code or its attendant regulations and should not be considered final on legal interpretation.

Use the URL (link) and instructions below to access the public calendar and/or sync it to your devices.

Microsoft Outlook:

  1. From your computer, click https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/gamecommcalendar%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics
  2. Click "Open" The PA Game Commission Seasons calendar of events should appear with your Outlook calendar.
  3. Please refresh the calendar periodically and always cross-reference the Digest.

Google Calendar:

  1. Copy the URL https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/gamecommcalendar%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics
  2. From your computer, click the down arrow beside "Other calendars" and select "Add by URL".
  3. Paste the URL in the open field and click "Add Calendar." The PA Game Commission Seasons calendar events should appear in your calendar.
  4. Please refresh the calendar periodically and always cross-reference the Digest.

If your Android phone doesn't automatically sync the PA Game Commission Seasons events from your Google Calendar:

  1. Enter the Calendar App/Screen on your phone.
  2. Tap Menu, then "Settings".
  3. Select the Gmail account you used to add the PA Game Commission Seasons calendar.
  4. Check "PA Game Commission Seasons" to sync.
  5. Please refresh the calendar periodically and always cross-reference the Digest.

iPhone and iPad:

  1. On the Home screen, tap "Settings".
  2. Tap "Mail, Contacts, Calendars".
  3. Tap "Add Account" and select "Other".
  4. Choose "Add Subscribed Calendar".
  5. Enter the URL into the "Server" field https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/gamecommcalendar%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics
  6. Tap "Next." The PA Game Commission Seasons calendar events should appear in your calendar.
  7. Please refresh the calendar periodically and always cross-reference the Digest.

Macintosh:

  1. Open Calendar (iCal on older macs), and select File > New Calendar Subscription.
  2. The first prompt says “Enter the URL of the calendar you want to subscribe to.” Enter https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/gamecommcalendar@gmail.com/public/basic.ics
  3. In the next prompt leave everything the same making sure that the location is “iCloud”. With these settings, when a season starts, Calendar (iCal) will give you an alert in Notification Center.
  4. On your iOS device, make sure under Settings > iCloud that calendar is synced and it will automatically load.
  5. Please refresh the calendar periodically and always cross-reference the Digest.

To add specific seasons to your personal calendar:

  1. Open your calendar software/application.
  2. Computer: Click once on the PA Game Commission Seasons event (season) you’d like to add. Select “Copy to my calendar”.
  3. Mobile: Click on the PA Game Commission Seasons event (season) you’d like to add. Some mobile applications will allow you to open the event options menu and select “copy to my calendar”.
  4. This will add selected seasons to your personal Google/iCal calendar. You can then hide the PA Game Commission Seasons calendar.

We've tried to accommodate the most popular devices. Though we don't have access to every device being used, we'll try to assist you if you're having trouble. Let us know what device you're using and describe the issue at pgccomments@pa.gov.









Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17110-9797