More than 2.2 million acres of public and private land beckon hunters to pursue everything from wild turkeys to ruffed grouse (the state bird), rabbits, elk, white-tailed deer and black bears. The Pennsylvania Game Commission regulates hunting through licensing and setting seasons. Find state parks in the 10-county region here.
“Buying a house in New Jersey would have been difficult. Here we are building a new house and we have a park right in our backyard.”