Hunting any new property has it’s challenges. It usually takes a few years to get a property figured out to maximize your harvest opportunities. This year in early fall we acquired permission to hunt on over 400 continuous acres near my home, which is rare in NY. Baiting is not allowed in NY and It was too late in the season to get any food plots in, so we knew getting trail cam pics were going to be a challenge. We had cameras set on some trails only getting pictures of some smaller bucks. As the acorns started to fall photos were sporadic at...

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I’ve been watching this Buck since before the season.  He disappeared once the season started but last week he started showing back up on camera.  I was hunting out of a ground blind after a rainstorm, he came in at last light.  I got a 32 yard shot, not sure what happened, the shot was low so I let him lay up for a few hours.  I found some good lung blood and trailed him last night, I found him just over 100 yards from where he was shot.    It’s great when a plan comes together.  I spent a...

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It’s great when a trip turns out as you had expected, and even better when it far exceeds your expectations.  This was how it was with my trip to Greenland. Starting with the travel;  we went through Copenhagen. What an interesting city, we stayed there a day, then flew to Kangerlussuag, Greenland, spending another day there. Then flew by helicopter to the mountain camp. This time of the year, the helicopter was the only way into this camp. This camp was above the arctic circle and when the rivers freeze you can drive, but we were hunting the last week of late...

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Some friends of Outdoor Edge that are anything but wet behind the ears when it comes to fishing right. Five days off the west coast of Vancouver Island on a 30 footer running up to 22 miles out into the Pacific to fish for spring chinook, coho salmon, and halibut. Shoreline and inlet fishing for lingcod and rockfish. Reeled in 200+ pounds of fillets, good times—and don't forget that octopus!   Octo-plus 1   Lookin' ReelFlexy, check out the Pak here   Rockfish and Roll   Port   Always use the right tool for the job, check out the ReelFlex here   Motorboatin'  

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