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JEFF KNAPP

Jeff Knapp is an outdoors writer for The Indiana Gazette. His columns appear Tuesday on the Outdoors page and in the Indiana County Area Sports section on The Indiana Gazette Online.

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JEFF KNAPP: Another banner year expected on Erie
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JEFF KNAPP: Another banner year expected on Erie
6 days ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Recently I spoke with Ohio Division of Wildlife Lake Erie Program Manager Travis Hartman regarding the outlook this year for Erie walleye, yellow perch and smallmouth bass. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Glendale is good for ice fishing
2 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Glendale Lake’s 1,635 acres support a varied fish population, one anglers make good use of during the ice-fishing season. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Outing produces last bass of year
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JEFF KNAPP: Outing produces last bass of year
3 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
The leadhead jig dropped into the 15-foot depths off the edge of the weedline. A distinctive tap took me somewhat off guard. Happily, I recovered in time to manage a hookset. [Read More]
Hemlock Lake is good winter fishery
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Hemlock Lake is good winter fishery
4 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Located within a divide that separates the Allegheny and Susquehanna River watersheds, northeastern Indiana County features worthy destinations for the outdoors person seeking wintertime recreation. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Susquehanna bass cause ruckus
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JEFF KNAPP: Susquehanna bass cause ruckus
5 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
The lower Susquehanna River was running a bit high and off color as Dave Neuman and I launched his boat in the mouth of Conewago Creek, just below the York Haven Dam. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Pool 6 offers good winter fishing
6 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Pool 6 of the lower Allegheny — which stretches for about 9 miles between Lock and Dam 7 in Kittanning, down to Lock and Dam 6 near Clinton — is a good location for early-winter fishing. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Kahle Lake offers late-season action
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JEFF KNAPP: Kahle Lake offers late-season action
7 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Straddling the Clarion/Venango County line, 250-acre Kahle Lake is a quality destination for the angler, be it late-season open-water fishing or hard-water sport. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Walleyes, saugers stack up below barriers
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JEFF KNAPP: Walleyes, saugers stack up below barriers
8 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Walleyes, and their closely related sauger cousins, that inhabit large rivers tend to migrate upstream with the arrival of fall. This precursor to the spawn-driven movements of early spring results in high numbers of fish stacked up below barriers such as dams. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: SGL 24 offers outstanding opportunities
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JEFF KNAPP: SGL 24 offers outstanding opportunities
9 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Come late fall, Routes 36 and 66 provide passage for a parade of blaze orange-clad sportsmen heading into northwest Pennsylvania, and the many hunting camps found there. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Let the good times roll slowly
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JEFF KNAPP: Let the good times roll slowly
10 weeks ago - - JEFF KNAPP
From the back deck of my boat, Mark made a long cast that landed just off the bank. Quickly engaging his reel, he began a slow retrieve with just enough speed to keep the soft-bodied swimbait from hanging up on a rock. [Read More]
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