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Idaho 2021 Journal

Friday, October 8th, 2021The date is Friday, October 8th, 2021, the time is just after 7:00 AM. This morning I am traveling tocentral Idaho for a rifle mule deer hunt with my dad. This year marks 20 consecutive years that I’vemade this trip with my dad, but this year is different. I’m towing a brand […]

Be my Valentine: Hunting Fort Niobrara Wildlife Refuge, Valentine, NE

Planning and accommodation: When I asked my Fiance Amanda to accompany me on a seven-day deer hunt the third week of  December, in Nebraska, at the Fort Niobrara National Wildlife refuge. I did not think she would oblige. I looked at her over my camo coffee mug that October afternoon and said in a joking […]

North Dakota 2020 Public Land Hunt Recap | Tyler Smokes “Twin-Towers”

From the time I could tie my boots I was always intrigued with the outdoors.  I never knew how important doing things a certain way could play into the success of a hunt until I found myself at the age of seven, out of my comfort of a heated shooting house, and sitting on the […]

3 Ways to Start Waterfowl Hunting: From Budget-Friendly to Building off gear you already have

Are you always watching the Instagram and Facebook stories, posts, and videos of other hunters going out and hammering mallards, geese, and other waterfowl? Wondering if it’s something you’d like to do and don’t know what you have to do to get started and go on your first waterfowl hunt? I’m here to tell you […]

Getting Into Photography & Choosing the Right Camera

Most folks have a keen interest in photography when they see photos or see photos being taken.  But have you ever wondered how to get into the photography world? It’s easy!  Pick up your camera and start shooting.  Now, I’m not saying you’re going to be taking banner worthy pictures right off the bat, but […]