Saturday deer season opener draws mixed reviews

Photo by Becky Polaski A six-point buck is shown on the move in Elk County in the days leading up to Saturday’s opening day of deer season
Staff Writer

Breaking with tradition, this year the Pennsylvania Game Commission moved the opening day of deer season to the Saturday after Thanksgiving instead of its usual opener on the Monday following the holiday. While there were plenty of hunters spotted in the woods on Saturday, the decision to move the season’s opening day drew mixed reviews