• No Free Meals

    February 20, 2019 Comments (0) Blog Entries

    Every hunter and angler has those friends who love to get fish and game from you, whether it’s jerky after you kill a deer or whether you’ve smoked some salmon from the last run where you got into a whole mess of them. People come out of the woodwork for venison chili simmering in the …

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  • Book Review: A Scavenger’s Guide to Haute Cuisine

    February 16, 2019 Comments (0) Blog Entries, Reviews

    I was looking for something a little different for my reading list after having finished A Beast the Color of Winter recently and shoehorned in Steven Rinella’s first book A Scavenger’s Guide to Haute Cuisine into my reading list. By now you’ve probably heard of Steve, a popular author and

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  • Do the Right Thing

    February 9, 2019 Comments (0) Blog Entries

    I was working on a post before this, Quest for Quail, but then something happened. I’d done my research, I’d chased quail for weeks south of Denver and not seen so many as a one, though I’d heard several calling just over the next ridge. It’s always just over the next ridge. Deciding it was

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  • Book Review: A Beast the Color of Winter

    February 3, 2019 Comments (1) Blog Entries, Reviews

    I stumbled upon this title while doing research for a mountain goat hunt that I wanted to go on upon moving to Colorado. I’ve been fascinated with the critters since I was a boy, getting to see some up close and personal during my first trip out West in high school. I was able to …

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  • Dry State: Bird Hunting Late Season in Colorado

    January 21, 2019 Comments Off on Dry State: Bird Hunting Late Season in Colorado Blog Entries

    I knew with the upcoming final weeks of my bird season here in Colorado that quail and pheasant were nearly out, crops had been harvested and that the birds would be bunching up. Another somewhat interesting wrinkle being thrown into the mix was that on this upcoming Sunday where I wanted to hunt was going …

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  • East Meets West: Some Notes

    January 6, 2019 Comments Off on East Meets West: Some Notes Blog Entries

    After having a pretty successful small game season in Colorado this fall, and going back to Pennsylvania for big game, there were some notable differences in hunting style and regulations.

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