Raystown Lake Announces Road Opening; Early Youth and Regular Spring Gobbler Season

RAYSTOWN LAKE, PA — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Raystown Lake announces the opening of the following access road beginning Saturday, April 21 through Thursday, May 21 for Spring Gobbler hunting.

Wild turkey near Hesston, PA (Photo by Vickie Smith)

Wild turkey photographed near Hesston, PA by Vickie Smith.

The High Germany Road (Gate 28 –Nancy’s Camp Service Road), will be open on April 21 to accommodate the special season for eligible junior hunters and will remain open through May 31 for the regular spring gobbler season.

The Corps will post signs designating hunting and restricted zones within these areas. There is no off-season maintenance on this roadway. The Corps may close this access area depending on weather and road conditions. Vehicle operators will be traveling at their own risk. Hunters participating in hunting activities at the Raystown Lake Project must strictly adhere to all Pennsylvania Game Commission regulations, applicable U.S. Fish and Wildlife regulations, as well as any special regulations posted by the Corps.

For more information on Raystown Lake natural resources and hunting programs, visit the natural resources stewardship link at http://raystown.nab.usace.army.mil.

Categories: HCVB News, Things to Do | Tags: , , | Leave a comment

Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: