Since I didn’t get a turkey this year I thought I’d share the story of my all time favorite turkey hunt. I originally posted a shortened version on the Kansas Travel Blog “My Kansas Turkey Hunt: The Belly Crawl and The Train“.
It was a media event hosted by the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers in Parson, Kansas.
We’d drawn a permit to hunt the Grand Osage Wildlife Area, which used to be part of the Kansas Army Ammunition Plant. It was interesting to see the abandoned train cars and defunct munition factories. Continue reading A Hail Mary Kansas Turkey Hunt – Grand Osage
#HuntFishTravel 183 – HuntFishTravel 5 Years & Counting
I can’t believe it’s been 5 years since I launched this podcast.
Here’s a quick message to you – the listener and the reason I do the show!
Plus a couple of my favorite podcasts swing by to celebrate with me! Continue reading #HuntFishTravel 183 – HuntFishTravel 5 Years & Counting
6/3/15 (Geneseo, IL) – Springfield Armory® is introducing a Flat Dark Earth (FDE) color tone variant across popular categories starting with the flagship M1A™ Loaded Precision Adjustable Stock (PAS) Rifle and the XD-S® 3.3” pistol in 9mm and .45acp calibers. Continue reading Springfield Armory® Releases Flat Dark Earth
Wisconsin. A state steeped in outdoors heritage and tradition. Generations of hunters and fishermen have taken to the woods and the waters of this great state for many generations, but you would be hard pressed to find a tradition in the outdoors older than the Sturgeon spearing season on the Lake Winnebago chain.
Lake Winnebago is home to the largest self reproducing population of lake sturgeon in the world. These giants of the lake live for well over 100 years and reach sizes of over 200 pounds! Continue reading Dinosaur Hunting on Lake Winnebago
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.
Continue reading Tips for Identifying Safe Ice