Think before you pack!

The care and use of load carrying equipment is more important than I think most people understand. You see when you are going into the bush and bringing with you the essentials for survival as well as a few creature comforts, you are in effect bringing your home with you. Everything you need is on …

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This is why we Hike

I know that there are people out there that think those of us that spend our time, money, and energy going on hikes, are insane. We drive for hours to get to gorgeous location, we spend hundreds on clothing, footwear and other useful equipment and then we go for a long walk into the wild. …

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Self-aware Hunting Practices

The decades I have spent out in the wild hunting and fishing on public lands I have learned that there are two kinds of people in the world. There are people that understand what it means to be polite and have some sort of etiquette, and there is the vast majority of people that do …

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Hit the Road

Those that spend a lot of time in the; bush, wilderness, woods or whatever you want to call the wild. We all end up spending a lot of time traveling to these destinations. Over the past year I have traveled from Montana, to Idaho, Colorado, Wyoming, back into Montana, over to Washington state, back to …

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Fly Fishing Etiquette

Now I have spoken before about hunting etiquette, so its worth bringing up that fishing has its own set of boundaries, rules and guidelines about being polite to others on the water. Like hunting, the rules are simple but so many seem to struggle with them. So when you are heading out to your favorite …

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