2020 hunting applications and rules will be available on July 15, 2020. Please check back on this page for updated information.
Regulated archery hunting programs will take place at Exton Park, Linfield Basin, Sanatoga Basin, Black Rock Sanctuary, Hibernia Park, Springton Manor Farm, Nottingham Park, and Wolf’s Hollow Park during open archery-hunting seasons in predetermined areas.
Permits are issued at varying rates depending on site characteristics, forested area, parking and public use. Lottery winners must complete a shooting proficiency test as detailed in the Rules and Regulations and attend a mandatory orientation meeting.
A junior archery hunter may apply for one permit with an adult guardian.
To be considered for an application, applicants must successfully complete the PA Game Commission Successful Bowhunting Course. A copy of the certification card will be required as part of the application process.
Goose Hunting at Chambers Lake (Hibernia Park)
The US Fish and Wildlife Service will determine the seasons and bag limits in August. Permits will be available at Hibernia Park on a first come first served basis. All hunting party members must present a valid 2020 PA Hunting License, 2020 Migratory Game Bird License, and if 16 or older, a 2020 Federal Migratory Duck Stamp.