The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources helps needy families by providing portions of high quality ground venison donated by hunters around the state.… Read More Hunters Helping the Hungry: helping those in need
Thousands of hunters flock to the woods of West Virginia each fall for bow and gun deer seasons. It’s an exciting time of year for hunters so it’s easy to get caught up in the moment, but taking some time to review safety is one thing you shouldn’t overlook as you prepare for your hunting… Read More Why you need to complete a hunter education course
“It’s like a hunter’s paradise.” Elk River Wildlife Management Area in Braxton County is beautiful, peaceful and secluded. It has mature forests full of old growth timber, partially timbered areas and well-maintained hunting trails. With varied cover like that, the wildlife love Elk River WMA, and so will you. If you think public hunting land… Read More Varying habitat makes Elk River WMA a great place to hunt
Elk Fork Lake in Jackson County is a great place for bass fishing in the summer and hunting in the fall.… Read More You don’t have to travel far for good fishing at this Jackson County lake
Picture your favorite fishing spot. It’s a cool morning and you’ve settled into your boat for a peaceful day on the lake or you’re relaxing on the banks of a pristine mountain stream. Wherever you are, the only thing disturbing the stillness around you is the gentle sound of the water. Then, there’s a tug… Read More Here’s the No. 1 bass fishing lake in WV. And it has great hunting too!