Hours: Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
2015 Show Highlights
Tom Bechdel, Predator Hunter
Pennsylvania native,Tom Bechdel, has been hunting for 40+ years and trapping nearly 50 years. Within the last 10 years, he has become a predator hunter in earnest. He had fox and coon called earlier in his hunting career; mainly Eastern coyote hunting in the last 8 years. He has a very high success rate of harvest of the Eastern coyote. During the last 3 years, he has harvested 257 coyotes in PA. The largest was 72 pounds. The most coyotes harvested in one day were eight. Bechdels coyote seminar include the life of the coyote, how to find coyotes, how and when to call coyotes, how to use electric and mouth calls and the use of decoys.
Stage time: Friday, March 20 at 4 p.m; Saturday March 21 at 1 p.m. and Sunday, March 22 at 1 p.m.
Final Glide Pro Staff
JOHN CASEY – PRO STAFF MANAGER
John was born in 1991 in Maryland and raised in southern Lancaster, PA. He started hunting when he was in high school All it took was an invite from a friend and he was hooked. He has been waterfowl hunting since 2007 and it has slowly but surely become the center of his life. John loves helping out with the local non profit outdoor organizations; giving my time to pass on his knowledge to the youth and other hunters. He started competition calling in 2010 and has traveled around various parts of Maryland hunting geese and duck.
Stage time: Friday 2 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m. and Sunday 2p.m.
Kinzua Fly Fisherman/Instructor Steve Skvarka
Steve has over 30 years of fly tying and fly fishing experience, as well as 32 years of experience as a physical education teacher and coach. Steve attended the Penn State University 30 hour Fly Fishing Workshop and participated in the seminar taught by Charles Meck and Greg Hoover. He co-teaches the one-credit physical education course at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford in addition to organizing and teaching the Kinzua Fly Fishing School since 1994 with Carl Zandi. His background in physical education and the opportunity to teach fly casting under Joe Humphreys for the past 13 years allows Steve to contribute to the casting ablities of our students.
Stage time: Friday, March 20 at 3 p.m.; Saturday, and March 21 at 12 p.m. and Sunday.
Reloading Demo by AJ Marino
Stage time: Friday, March 20 at 1 p.m.; Saturday, March 21 at 11 a.m. and Sunday, March 22 at 12 p.m.
Jerry Schickling, Mt. Zion Personal Defense Training
Jerry will demonstrate laser handgun training and discuss Concealed Carry Fundamentals.
Stage time: Friday, March 20 at 5 p.m., Saturday, March 21 at 4 p.m.
Buckmasters Trophy Records Regional Director, Edson Waite will be measuring whitetail dear racks for inclusion into the Buckmasters Trophy Records System. Mr. Waite has been scoring whitetail dear antlers for more that 18 years and has measured more than 2500 sets of antlers.
Sanctioned Turkey Calling Contest
By keeping with a strict brewing schedule, and with over 50 years of drinking experience between us (or “research” as we like to call it), we developed a balanced line up of great ales and lagers, each benefiting from our knowledge and longevity.
Race Street Brew Works will hold a Craft Brew tasting event on Friday from 1- 6 p.m., Saturday from 10- 7 p.m. and Sunday from 11- 3 p.m.
- Friday, March 28 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Clearfield County Fairgrounds, EXPO II
- Saturday, March 29 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. General Admission $5, Kids 10 and under FREE
- Sunday, March 30 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free Parking