Commissioners Approve Goose Hunting at Bradys Run Lake
BEAVER (September 4, 2018) – The Board of Commissioners and the Beaver County Recreation & Tourism Department announce plans for a controlled goose hunt to take place at the Lake at Bradys Run Park. The dates of the goose hunt are: October 27, 29; November 2, 5, 9, 13 & 16, 2018. Saturday, October 27 will be for Junior Hunters only and be monitored by members of the Beaver County Sportsmen’s Conservation League.
The areas of the park from the Lodge to Shelter 15 will be closed to park visitors until 11 am on the dates of the hunt for safety reasons, with signs posted. The Beaver County Sheriff’s Department will monitor traffic through the Park on the dates of the hunt.
The Recreation Department will hold a drawing to determine those hunters who will be permitted to hunt. Hunters may acquire an application at the Recreation Facility/Ice Arena at Bradys Run Park.
Applications must be completed and submitted by Monday, October 1, to be considered eligible for the hunt.
A drawing to select the hunters will be held on Friday, October 5 at 12 noon at the Bradys Run Recreation Center. Each hunter that is drawn for a Blind will be able to bring an additional 3 friends to share the Goose Blind. There will be a separate drawing for junior hunters who wish to hunt. The County will erect the hunting blinds where the hunters will be assigned to hunt from on a daily basis. There will be a maximum of four hunters per blind. All hunters must be properly licensed and must show proof of such to receive an application.
There will be a $5 charge per hunter for administrative costs.