Month: April 2013

Making SCENTS out of Ice Fishing

Ice fishing evolves as the winter weather changes. Early ice is now covered with snow. The warmer days help to create a slushy, layered and messy ice. The bite also changes. I find that at this time of the year

Puppy Time

The Montana winters are long and cold. That means it’s “Puppy Time”! Think about getting your new favorite hunting buddy now. The Animal Shelters in your area have some great prospects just waiting for you. Last year at this time

Seal the Deal

Vacuum Sealing Systems have been around for a while but I am used to the old school way of packing my harvest. Try out one of these great packaging systems now. Your butchered meat, burger, fish and pre-prepared meals will

Brookie Burgers

I love to eat fish! We all have our favorite recipes for whatever species we enjoy. Trout are a healthy and great fish to eat. Try making some fish into a “Burger”! I saw this idea on a cooking show

Shed Some Pounds

It’s time to get some serious exercise! After a cold winter, it is time to come out of our caves and get back into shape. All we need is some motivation to get outdoors and exercise. SHEDS are the answer.

Stress Relief

Life can be challenging! We all have the need to release our stress. The long Montana winters can be kept in balance by the great hunting and fishing. If you don’t enjoy the recreation that is available or find ways

The Perfect Campsite

Montana is blessed with big time awesome campsites. Our state and federal agencies maintain wonderful campsites throughout Big Sky Country. When using more “primitive”, remote sites it is important to consider more than the scenery. First, Think Safety. Look for

“Tight Lines!”

Maryland’s North Branch of the Potomac River is a wild and wooly trout stream. My friend Keith and I went out for a day of great trout fishing. The river’s access point is called “Lost Land Run”, and on this

Fishing Reports

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