Pennsylvania’s first deer hunting season for the majority of the state opens Saturday, kicking off a year of new opportunities in the Keystone State.
The general archery deer season opens Oct. 3 in most of Pennsylvania. It opened Sept. 19 in Wildlife Management Units 2B, 5C and 5D.
I always look at the first hunt of the year as a time to knock the rust off. To get my deer hunting legs back under me, so to speak.
That certainly was the case Sept. 19, when I ventured out for my first hunt of the 2020-21 season in the WMU 5C portion of Chester County.
My first trip in the dark to a new tree stand location included the typical moment of panic when I…