I heard a yell and looked down at Cooper a 16 year old from Colorado who could fish pretty well. He was persistent in fishing a streamer or mouse all day because he was hoping for a big rainbow to grab his fly. His jaw was dropped and eyes wide as he excitedly stuttered, “I’ve got a huge trout!”
Obviously, as an experienced hunter, you have a list of things you like to carry, but this is a list directly from an Alaskan outfitter and there may be a few things here that you hadn’t thought about.
Field judging elk really isn’t that difficult if you use these simple tips.
My best advice to ensure your trip is as good as can be? Practice your casting.
This podcast is absolutely loaded with information that will put your mind at ease as you prepare for your unguided moose hunting adventure. I think you’ll enjoy it.
These are only suggestions that have worked for us and our clients on previous hunts.
So you just booked your first archery elk hunt and now you’re wondering what you need to do to be prepared for backcountry elk hunting.
We advise that all International travelers fill out a Customs Declaration Form 4457 to avoid a potential costly hassle.
Learn how to extend your range with your rifle from the guys at Sawtooth Rifles.
Trophy quality on ALL these Arizona elk hunts is VERY good, however many bulls will have broken antlers during the late season. Hunters can expect to see 370″ class bulls in the premier units and 340-350″ bulls on the “lesser” quality units. Bulls above 400″ are taken in Arizona every year.
Whether it’s your first trip to Africa, or you’ve been on Safari before, there are a number of things that are very important to ensure you have a great trip.
If grizzlies are on your bucket list, this is a great hunt to go on. Bring something with some punch power, as these are one of the toughest animals in North America.
Antelope can be difficult to field judge, here is a helpful guide so you can bring home the biggest trophy possible. Most hunters judge by horn length. This is a mistake, though, because length is only part of what makes an antelope score.
Hunting for baited bear can be a lot of fun because of the amount of activity you will have if you are with the right outfitter in the right area but there are several key things to consider about bear hunting, before you choose who you will be hunting with.
The star of the show when fishing in Patagonia Chile, and a favorite bug to imitate and fish is the Chilean Cantaria Beetle also known as Darwin’s Beetle. If I was given the option to bring one fly to Patagonia it would be a black and red Fat Albert in a size 4.
The habits of black bears just coming out of hibernation and how to use them to your advantage. Learning where to find black bears in the Spring is half the battle.
Here’s a quick rundown of what a traveling hunter needs to know for bringing firearms to Canada.
But, before any of that, I have to get my set up figured out and dialed in as I don’t want to end up on the wrong side of Black Death..with that being the death side.