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#HuntFishTravel 190 – Russian Bear Hunt with Mia Anstine

“HuntFishTravel – Russian Bear Hunt with Mia Anstine”




Last fall I spent a week hunting elk in the Colorado mountains with Mia, while I was there she told me all about her hunt in Russia. From getting travel documents last minute to hunting bears in the dark to sketchy Russian border crossings.

Listen in to hear the tale.
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#HuntFishTravel 185 – ATA Wrap Up with Rut and River Pursuits, Archery Trade Association Convention

“HuntFishTravel – ATA Wrap Up with Rut and River Pursuits, Archery Trade Association Convention”




I’m back!!
And I’m starting 2018 off with ATA2018 convention coverage. Will, Ryan and Catfish join me for a solid hour of highs and lows, the crazy weather in Indianapolis, why attendance was down, why some media was denied entry to the show and then we jump into the products we loved, the products we didn’t and some experiences at the show.
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10 Reasons Women Should Try a DIY Solo Hunt

This list could really apply to male or new hunters as well. But as a woman there have been several things I’ve learned over the years and my first Do It Yourself Solo hunt changed me forever. There’s nothing wrong with hunting in a group or with another person, I thoroughly enjoy those experiences as well. However, I believe there are a few undeniable reasons hunters should take their game to the next level and experience the overwhelming sense of “I can” after a solo hunt. Continue reading 10 Reasons Women Should Try a DIY Solo Hunt

6 Products to Bring On Your Next Hunt

As the owner of Sharkey Outfitters, I have hunters ask me “what should I bring?” The simple answer is, just your license and your weapon…everything else is optional. It’s a fine balance between bringing what you need and bringing too much, and over the years I’ve seen hunters bring, and not bring, just about everything. Continue reading 6 Products to Bring On Your Next Hunt

Gobbler or a Hen? How to Tell the Difference in the Field.

Turkey season is fast approaching, my favorite game to hunt will always be Whitetail Deer; but Turkey and Pheasant battle it out for second place.

When you’re out there, sitting in a blind or calling against a tree and a flock of turkeys come in, how do you know which one to take?

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