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2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #12 “Lock Down”

After my all day skunking, it was another 5 days before my schedule allowed me back in a treestand. I planned to hunt on a […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunts #10 & 11 “Nada”

Unfortunately, after the phenomenal action of the previous hunt, I had a 4-day lag before I could get back out in the woods. Even so, […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #9 “Booner”

This morning was about much more than just the plainly stated and the titled obvious. But yes, I saw a Boone & Crockett gross buck […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #8 “Back in the Bucks”

Two short days later and still before the rush of inevitable weekend hunting pressure coincident with the opening of pheasant season and peak rut vacationers […]

A to Z Guide for Hunting Kodiak Island DIY for Sitka Black-tailed Deer

I decided to make one last post regarding Dad and I’s 2017 Kodiak Island adventure. The point is not to add new content. Frankly, there […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #7 “High Expectations”

Four mornings later, I got a great wind and solid conditions to slip back into the same area where I had the phenomenal 7 buck […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #6 “Bucks Galore”

While driving back home after my morning hunt turned John Deere farming equipment parade, I had stopped at a couple pull-offs on the main highway […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #5 “Harvest Time”

After my “almost was a great hunt” experience sitting in the corn by the waterhole, I took advantage of the next wind shift to slip […]

DIY Kodiak Island Gear Review, Part 2 :: “New Additions”

Just when I think my hunting equipment supply is complete, a trip like Kodiak Island comes along and all of a sudden I “need” more […]

DIY Kodiak Island Gear Review, Part 1 :: “Ol’ Reliables”

This is the first of two posts reviewing some of the more important pieces of gear and equipment that Dad and I tested during our […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #4 “Corn Maze”

4 days later, the forecast provided a 1-2 punch of a perfect wind and unseasonably warm temperatures, a combination I hoped would allow me to […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #3 “Hunt + Scout”

During the third week of October, I headed in to a low-lying soybean field that butted up against a wetland. I have a great tree […]

Outfoxing Fox Squirrels

I grew up an avid squirrel hunter. Before firearms deer season came around, and before I was introduced to bowhunting, I spent many an after-school […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #2 “Urban Finale”

The toughest part of hunting a tiny urban archery zone is the limited number (sometimes just one, as I experienced last year) of quality spots. […]

2017 Deer Hunting in Ohio :: Hunt #1 “The Daily Double”

This year I tried to be extra-intentional about only hunting when I had a prime wind in prime conditions to where I could access a […]

Muddy Creek Bay, Ohio Field Trip for OSU “Wildlifers”

On the last weekend of September, also invariably the Ohio opener for whitetail archery season, I get the annual opportunity to help lead a field […]

Sitka Deer Venison Grilled Ribs

Part of Alaska’s semi-unique meat salvage requirement is that of taking all the meat from the ribcage. Now, while I have prided pride myself in […]

Wild Edibles & Some Garden Catch-up

Obviously, my blog has been heavily Kodiak-themed for the past 6 months+, but now it’s to catch up a number of other exciting things that […]

Kodiak Island 2017 :: Cost Summary

This is by far the most common question I have been getting from readers about our 2017 Kodiak Island adventure – how much did it […]

Kodiak Island 2017 :: Revisiting Expectations

I went back and retrieved the text from my traditional pre-adventure “expectations” post for our Kodiak Island trip. It is always so insightful and gratifying […]

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