SoCal to Sandhills – A First-timer’s Story

SoCal to Sandhills – A First-timer’s Story

My name is Katie. I am 29 years old and was born and raised in Southern California.  I grew up in suburbs that were so far from the concept of Read More
Holiday Gift Ideas for Hunters and Anglers

Holiday Gift Ideas for Hunters and Anglers

The holidays are upon us already! If you’re looking for last minute gift ideas for the hunter or angler in your life, or even a little something for yourself, check Read More
Arizona Kaibab Elk Hunting

Arizona Kaibab Elk Hunting

August 6, 2018 2017 was my second elk hunt and it was very different from my first. at the last minute and put myself through the ringer physically solo.  I made a ton Read More
Draws, Points and Creep

Draws, Points and Creep

September 25, 2017 Draws, Points and Creep – What does it all mean? An unfortunate reality of deciding to hunt out west DIY is that you are going to spend a lot of Read More
TRIAL BY FIRE – SOLO ELK HUNTING PART TWO

TRIAL BY FIRE – SOLO ELK HUNTING PART TWO

February 13, 2017 Hunt Recap The trip started off driving from Illinois and I stopped to teal hunt with my dad in Missouri on September 10th which was technically opening day of CO Read More
CZ-USA​ 628 Field Select

CZ-USA​ 628 Field Select

February 7, 2017 The CZ-USA​ 628 Field Select is a lightweight, affordable and well featured small-bore shotgun perfect for clays, small game and upland hunting. Check out our hands on in-the-field review of Read More
Trial by Fire – Solo Elk Hunting Part One

Trial by Fire – Solo Elk Hunting Part One

February 7, 2017 Trial by Fire This hunt really just sort of happened by chance, and by chance I mean I never really gave up the idea that I’d hunt elk in 2016. Read More
Wyoming DIY Public Land Antelope Hunt 2.0

Wyoming DIY Public Land Antelope Hunt 2.0

February 16, 2016 This year we returned to familiar ground to hunt pronghorn. While we were ultimately successful, it wasn’t without a few challenges along the way. Read More
Nebraska Mulies: Lessons in Desolation

Nebraska Mulies: Lessons in Desolation

February 16, 2016 We don’t choose boring hunts, we don’t get comfortable and we are certainly not the norm. I knew this hunt was going to tell us a lot about where we Read More
What We Know About the Illinois Deer Lottery- Site Specific Permits

What We Know About the Illinois Deer Lottery- Site Specific Permits

December 7, 2015 Let’s face it, Illinois was never going to be very good at providing an efficient or even reasonable lottery system.  Public land opportunities are some of the worst in the Read More