To Spring Bear Hunt Or Not?

As the 2018-19 waterfowl season comes to an end, we start gearing up for the next season ahead. In some areas of the country, the focus shifts to coyote, hog, or rabbit hunting. As the saying goes, something is “always in season”. More feather-focused hunters opt to wait for the start of turkey season in…

Public vs. Private Land Duck Hunting

I’ve had the fortune and pleasure to experience two distinct forms of waterfowl hunting. The difference lies in the type of land we as hunters have access to: private and public. Here’s a glimpse into my experiences on both. Private Hunting Lease – Texas (2015) – One of my first hunting seasons Three successive shotgun…

‘One Shot Passion’ – My First Hunt

The guide called up to my perch on the game platform, “We’ll keep moving and try to circle around on him.” As he reached down to start the ignition, I continued glassing the field where the brown and white form had disappeared. Two horns popped up over a patch of tall, dead grass on the…