All posts by Carrie Zylka

Wisconsin - Hostess of the award winning podcast HuntFishTravel. Carrie's blog posts cover the podcast, as well as posts covering hunting and fishing and fiction stories. Sunday Morning Musings include personal stories and thoughts. Photography posts highlight professional images.

#HuntFishTravel 148 – Hunting Ibex in Spain w/The Nikita Dalke

#HuntFishTravel 148 – Hunting Ibex in Spain w/The Nikita Dalke




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In this episode I’ve got Nikita Dalke, the Canada Huntress on the line. She’s telling us all about her trip to Spain to hunt Ibex, Red Stag and Fallow Deer. She’ll tell us about what sort of terrain she hunted and tactics used, her big miss and the one she killed. She also answers a bunch of listener questions about hunting overseas and hunting Ibex. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel 148 – Hunting Ibex in Spain w/The Nikita Dalke

Tips for Identifying Safe Ice

While there really is no such thing as 100% safe ice, there are things you can do to be “safer” while out on the ice.  Many factors go into the volatile making of lake and river ice.  And just as many factors can cause it to become unsafe in the flash of an instant.  Heading out early or going late in the season can prove deadly and just isn’t worth the 3 crappies you might catch.

Whether you’re ice fishing, ice skating, snowmobiling or hiking, stay safe this winter while out on the ice with these 6 tips.
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The Day I Wished I Carried A Gun…

The Day I Wished I Carried A Gun…and my five biggest take aways from this experience.

 

It all started innocently enough. In early December I was in Indiana for work, it was a Wednesday night and I was sitting in my hotel room surfing the tv channels. My stomach started growling so I thought I would walk over to one of the nearby restaurants. Continue reading The Day I Wished I Carried A Gun…

#HuntFishTravel 147 – 2016 in Review and Looking Ahead to 2017 with Take Aim Outdoors

“#HuntFishTravel 147 – 2016 in Review and Looking Ahead to 2017 with Take Aim Outdoors”




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I’m shooting the breeze with Brandon Hammonds of the Take Aim Podcast about 2016, hits and misses and how we are going to shake things up in 2017.

We talk about our hunts in 2016, hunts and trips we have coming up in 2017, the Archery Trade Association Convention and hunting leases.
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#HuntFishTravel 146 – Colorado Antelope with the Bowdudes

“#HuntFishTravel 146 – Colorado Antelope with the Bowdudes”




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This episode is a hilarious hot mess.

We’re talking to Jack and Gary from the Bowdudes about their Colorado pronghorn hunt with Fred Eichler and Full Draw Outfitters.

Meanwhile we have some pretty serious speakerphone echo, a grandfather clock that chimes at regular intervals, answering machines taking calls in the background and conversations about pooping in the desert.

Shenanigans…
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