Writing a hunting blog every week can be quite challenging. Especially when life throws two vacation trips and everything else at you in the middle of duck season. For a duck hunter, not getting out there just nags at the back of my mind. If I had the time I would have. Either way, this … Continue reading Getting Back On The Horse
Add some more variety to your next bird hunt by puddle jumping ducks. Bird hunting can take multiple forms. We can hike up rocky ridges to shoot red-legged devils ( 1,379 more words via A Introduction to Jump Shooting Ducks on Upland Hunts — Project Upland
My search for a new sleeping pad had multiple reasons. My wife and I were going to Havasupai once again and the previous year I used one of her sleeping pads. I’m usually the kind of guy to just lay my sleeping bag on the ground and fall asleep but my wife wasn’t about to … Continue reading Klymit Static V Review.
Waterfowl hunting is a lot like Christmas morning. Or I guess more like your birthday every time I go hunting. There’s always a surprise every time I go hunting. I never know what kind of ducks I’ll shoot that day, or if it’ll be a busy day with nonstop flights or if it’ll be slow … Continue reading A Different Kind Of Shoveler
My wife likes to give me a hard time about some of my music. She’s not a fan of movie soundtracks or live versions of songs. I like them because I can picture the movie or feel the energy of the crowd when I hear the artist interacting with the crowd. Maybe it has something … Continue reading Into Fish Springs
It’s finally here! Duck season opened for us here in Utah at the beginning of October. Just a few days before, I had been up in the mountains chasing grouse for the last time. That last grouse hunt wasn’t successful and the only thing that had me excited was that duck season was around the … Continue reading Opening Duck Hunt-The Thing Duck Hunters Live For.
Have you ever had something in your life that has always stuck with you since you were a kid? To me, swans have always had a special place. It first started when I was 7 doing a skit in church. We were doing The Ugly Duckling and I was the ugly duckling. When I was … Continue reading The Utah Swan Hunt That I’ll Never Forget
The day really started the night before, that's how it usually goes when it comes to hunting. I had one day off and I wanted to get a good day worth of grouse hunting. My wife was all for it and I wasn't going to let this opportunity pass me up. I had just come … Continue reading Getting Skunked. Figuratively
The Remington 870 is one of those shotguns that people either love or toss in the back of the gun safe and maybe take it out here and there to clean it. To me, the Remington 870 is an iconic shotgun that will never fade away. I’m sure most people have a story or two … Continue reading Why The Remington Model 870 Is Not Dead Yet!
The fall season is one that brings mixed emotions. The sun starts setting earlier and cool winds decide to make themselves known. Living in a high mountain desert, the fall is part of a complete change in scenery. It also signifies hunting season is here. One of my favorite trees in the fall are aspens. … Continue reading Finding More Than Grouse