December 20, 2012
In more ways than one, I’m beginning to realize that I’m in a partnership with my wife in raising a wild child. Two of them, actually. It’s true that our oldest son is daily gaining energy and exuberance much the same way that a hunting dog gains speed and lack of bladder control at the [...]
February 2, 2012
My grandfather has a theory that hunting runs in the genes, and looking at the number of children and grandchildren of his that love hunting the same way he does it adds credibility to the theory, for sure. I know Iâ€™m thankful that my dad and granddad frequently made an effort to get me outside [...]
May 26, 2010
A couple of weeks ago our young friend Zach came over and we took the 22 out in the back pasture and shot pop cans… I’d forgotten how much fun it can be! Awhile back Arthur wrote an excellent post about getting kids outdoors and he made the point that it doesn’t have to be some extravagant dramatic [...]
April 15, 2010
By Gary Sorenson Last weekend I see Tom went fishing and sure enough, he puts up a picture of his son and wife Shanna taken while on their outing. Then I was checking Benji’s, my oldest son’s blog, Getting Out, and there it was again, dad and his son. It sure brought back the memories [...]
April 8, 2010
Now you’ve heard the version or young fathers with families at home as to what happened on the first day of our bear hunt, so you need to hear the side from the next older generation. Sue was the one carrying the tag, and I was along to eat the noon sandwiches, and Zack, our eleven [...]
March 8, 2010
Saturday was the perfect day to kick off the 2010 3D shoot season. With temps in the upper fifties/lower sixties and the sun out in full force it was awesome to be outside flinging sticks. What made it more awesome was I got to take my little boy and my wife along as I shot [...]
September 12, 2009
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is offering an opportunity to participate in a youth hunt at the Hagerman Wildlife Management Area.‚ Great use of our licensing fees!!!‚ The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is offering a waterfowl hunt for first-time hunters in November at the Hagerman Wildlife Management Area.
August 19, 2009
Hello hunting friends…I’ve been out harassing a few of God’s tasty animals…well, one semi-tasty one and one that I don’t like to eat at all, so I had to call one of my many bear consumption sources who does think that bears are tasty too.
August 19, 2009
Every once in a while I get to thinking! Usually when this happens there is a flash of conscious thought accompanied by a blank stare then it is over, and I resume my normal activities.
August 4, 2009
Seriously, kids are fishy. Photo: Mike Duffy One of the best parts about being in the outdoor industry is having the opportunity to host family groups at awesome locations. We absolutely love having kids around, and watching the experiences that family groups have together couldn¢â‚¬â„¢t be more gratifying