The fields and forests around Tioga-Hammond & Cowanesque Lakes are popular destinations for hunters. The area abounds with both large and small game species native to the U.S. Eastern Hardwood Forests.
Hunting is permitted on project lands except in posted public use areas. A Pennsylvania hunting license is required and hunters are subject to game laws. In addition to the public lands at Tioga-Hammond and Cowanesque Lakes, Pennsylvania Game Lands 37 is located between and adjacent to Tioga-Hammond Lakes.