Lake Whitefish on Ice with Sorel boots

Traditional Spearing – Lake Whitefish Through The Ice

Lake Whitefish can grow up to ten pounds …with a common size being two to five pounds. The white flesh of lake whitefish is rather oily like other fish in...

/ February 17, 2017
Buck, Buck, Moose by Hank Shaw (interior page)

Buck, Buck, Moose Book Review

Hank Shaw is one of the leading wild game chef authors today. Books he’s published in the past include Duck, Duck, Goose and Hunt, Gather, Cook. In the video below...

/ February 10, 2017
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Wild Game Sausages – New Take On A Traditional Recipe

Traditions I love making wild game sausages and I believe this stems from long-held traditions in my family.  Every year just after Thanksgiving my father’s side of the family would gather...

/ February 7, 2017
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Recipe for Roasted Wild Turkey

So you’ve got that bird thawing from your last hunt, but you’re not sure about the best way to prepare it. Here’s a tried and true recipe for roasted wild turkey....

/ November 23, 2016
books for new hunters

The Well-Read Sportsperson: Books For New Hunters

Books for New Hunters Building Knowledge and Skill Those of us who grew up in families where hunting was a long-held tradition often take for granted the enormous amount of knowledge that...

/ October 21, 2016
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Hunter Recruitment, Retention & Reactivation

The Imperative Of Hunter Recruitment “R3” is the acronym used for recruiting, retaining and reactivating hunters and anglers. Hunter recruitment and retention strategies have been discussed for some time. And, the same challenges...

/ September 9, 2016
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Learning to Hunt | The Overall Process of Becoming a Hunter

Understanding Hunting Regulations for Beginners When learning a new skill, it can feel overwhelming at first. Learning the rules and unusual terminology is often the first step in the process....

/ August 27, 2016
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Hunting Equipment Basics: Buy Only What You Need

Overcoming Hunting Equipment Paralysis If you’re new to the hunting world, it can be really confusing to gather your first hunting equipment. Store shelves are full of hundreds of different...

/ August 15, 2016
Women in Train to Hunt Challenge

Do You Train To Hunt?

  “Let me explain the Montana rule…” This is how Kenton Clairmont addressed a group of athlete hunters recently at a Train To Hunt Challenge event held at the Chilakoot...

/ August 12, 2016
Iraq War Vet Erik Packard discusses how Wilderness Heals

Wilderness Heals Army Vet Struggling with PTSD

When Army Veteran Erik Packard returned from his second tour in Iraq he was struggling with PTSD.  He found it challenging to reconnect with life back at home that now seemed...

/ July 27, 2016