Author: Alex

Alex is a hardcore public lands hunter and fisherman. When he's not spending time scouring maps for somewhere he's never been, and no one else is likely to go, he's at home cooking up delicious wild fish and game meals for family and friends.

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Packing Meals for your Backcountry Hunt

At this point, still being relatively new to the backpack hunting game but having several seasons under my belt I’ve realized that...

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Overnight Venison Ham Sous Vide

This past week brought me into a panic, over the holiday weekend I’d wanted to enjoy a slow roasted venison ham on Monday. The...

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Blog Entries, Gear Reviews

Jackery Explorer 500 Review

I picked up the Jackery Explorer 500 for last year’s elk hunting adventure. Knowing that I wouldn’t be packing in, I wanted...

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Turning my Jeep Gladiator into a Camper Tow Rig

When I got into an accident back in 2019 coming home from my annual Pennsylvania hunting trip it opened up opportunity. It also opened up...

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Blog Entries, Book Reviews, Reviews

Book Review: The F-Troop Camp Chronicles by Don Feigert

I’m using the wayback machine here, this book was published in 2008. I’ve had a copy for well over a year that I’ve...

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Backcountry Tasting Notes, Blog Entries

Pinnacle Foods Co Sticky Teriyaki Chicken Review

The Stats Company: Pinnacle Foods CoMeal: Sticky Teriyaki Chicken with Garlic Asparagus and coconut riceMeal Cost: $14.99Calories:...

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Blog Entries, Gear Reviews, Reviews

Klymit Everglow Backpacking Light Review

The Klymit Everglow is a portable lighting fixture for your camping or backpacking adventures. Think a garage light that packs down to the...

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Blog Entries, Hunting Stories

Colorado OTC Elk 2021 Trip Notes

This year is a lot different than most. I’m in the elk woods solo, and chose to go in heavy. Each year I’ve been qualified as a...

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My 2021 Second Rifle Elk Packing List

This year I’ve yet again drawn tags in a unit around Steamboat Springs for second rifle elk. This year will be like my previous...

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Blog Entries, Cooking

Squirrel Banh Mi is the Very Best of Tree Rat Fusion

Squirrel meat, it’s controversial. At least in this house, and among many of my friends. I love hunting them, the season is...

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