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Old 09-14-2018, 04:43 PM
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Originally Posted by woodbutcher View post
Oh yeah,Iím in blairsville ,,Indiana county and we have a lot of them,especially in Derry..I usto go to emporium pa for the annual rattle snake hunt they have every year,,guys would come out of the rocky woods with chop sacks full of timber rattlers.
As for black snakes,I saw one so big once that I Honestly donít think anyone would believe me if I told them.It was along a riverbank where the floodwaters left a mound of debris,looked like a brush pile..But that black snake was laying n top,every bit of 10 feet long and looked like a freaking anaconda laying on that pile of debris.
I've seen a few black snakes here too while fishing, but none that large

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Old 09-14-2018, 06:34 PM
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Timber rattlers are one of the prettier ones IMO.

Good belt or hatband there...

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Old 09-14-2018, 07:37 PM
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Originally Posted by kingman mikey View post
Same here, I didn't know they lived that far north. Thought we here in the southwest had cornered the market on rattlers. Wow I learned something new today.
Northern Illinois and Wisconsin too.

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Old 09-15-2018, 07:33 AM
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Check Pennsylvania Fish and Game regs on Timber Rattlers, pretty sure there's some restrictions on catching or killing them.

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Old 09-15-2018, 07:51 AM
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