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News & Tips: Morel Mushroom Hunting Tips
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Morel Mushroom Hunting Tips

April 2, 2018
The words turkey hunting and morel mushrooms go together just like peanut butter and jelly. For years turkey hunters have headed to the woods during the spring in chase of gobbling longbeards. If…
News & Tips: Best Knife Sharpener Guide Video & infographic...
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Best Knife Sharpener Guide Video & infographic

November 30, 2016
Hunters, anglers and outdoor enthusiast have always had the need to keep their knives sharp. A sharp knife makes field dressing, skinning, and filleting chores faster as well as surviving the forces…
News & Tips: 42 Fun Things You Need In Camo … But Didn’t Know Existed...
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42 Fun Things You Need In Camo … But Didn’t Know Existed

May 6, 2016
You’ve heard the old saying “…the clothes make the man … or woman”? Well, for many hunting and fishing types, it’s the CAMO that makes the man … or woman! Most people may not even realize these 42…
Saber-toothed salmon, as depicted by artist Ray Troll...
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Animal Facts I Bet You Didn't Know

February 25, 2016
Horseshoe Crabs Harvesters take a percent of blood from each horeshoe crab then crabs are  returned to the water, where their blood volume rebounds in a few months.  Photo credit: PBS. The blood of…
News & Tips: Don't Hibernate - Get Out & Enjoy the Winter Season...
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Don't Hibernate - Get Out & Enjoy the Winter Season

February 9, 2016
Don’t hibernate when the weatherman talks about the wind chill index; get outdoors and enjoy the winter season.  Read: Cold Weather Tent Camping Tips Read: What You Need to Know to Prepare for Cold…
News & Tips: How You Can Help Save the Outdoors (video)...
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How You Can Help Save the Outdoors (video)

February 2, 2016
Do Everything You Can to Save the Outdoors! The world is a mess. Turn on the evening news and you’ll be quickly reminded of that fact.  Even our outdoor traditions are under attack by those who don’t…
News & Tips: Hunters and Hikers Keep Your Eyes Open and Expect the Unexpected...
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Hunters and Hikers Keep Your Eyes Open and Expect the Unexpected

December 9, 2015
This year has reminded me that there are no sure things in hunting. It makes it a challenge, but it’s also why I enjoy it so much.  Since mid-September I have pursued whitetails. Some afternoons,…
News & Tips: A Different Angle on Outdoor Photography...
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A Different Angle on Outdoor Photography

June 29, 2015
When we think of outdoor photography—especially in the context of hunting and fishing—it’s often the bruiser buck, strutting tom, or splashing largemouth that steals the focus. I can clearly remember…
News & Tips: 6 Morel Mushroom Hunting Secrets
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6 Morel Mushroom Hunting Secrets

April 20, 2015
Interest in morel hunting has mushroomed in recent years. Competition for the succulent morsels is fierce. Only those who have honed their fungi hunting skills are able to routinely serve up mounds…
News & Tips: 17 Signs From Nature That Can Help You Predict the Weather (video)...
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17 Signs From Nature That Can Help You Predict the Weather (video)

October 5, 2014
Thick leaden clouds blanketed the sky and the air had a heavy, raw feel as we pushed off into the emerald green river. But at least temperatures hovered above freezing. We were embarking on a 10-mile…
News & Tips: 8 Tips to Photograph the Vivid Colors of Fall...
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8 Tips to Photograph the Vivid Colors of Fall

September 22, 2014
As the north winds begin to push south with Vs of Canadian geese, we are given a yearly opportunity to photograph vivid colors rarely seen in nature. Red and gold mix with the lingering green of…
News & Tips: When it's Hot Out, Keep Your Cool With These 10 Tips...
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When it's Hot Out, Keep Your Cool With These 10 Tips

August 31, 2014
In the summer, or even fall, winter and spring in some parts of the world, heat can be a dangerous element in the outdoors. According to the Centers For Disease Control, 7,415 deaths in the United…