Electronic Game Checking

I’m a bit of a technology geek.  Ok, maybe that is an understatement.  I have worked in the technology arena for going on thirty years now (wow, I suddenly feel old) but I never really considered how technology would change my hunting experience.  I mean, sure, I have used GPS technology, range finders, etc…. Ok, so I am wrong, I […]

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Bow season not snow season

It’s hot.  The beginning of September and I am so looking forward to the cool weather of fall and ultimately, rifle season coming up in November.  Unfortunately, it’s not quite time yet.  Or is it? Well, for some it is as the 2016 archery season here in West Virginia (standard archery and crossbow) begins on Saturday, September 24th.  But for […]

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Barnett Jackal CrossBow

Beginning with the 2015 hunting season, the state of West Virginia introduced a crossbow hunting season for a large portion of the state which runs concurrently with the State’s existing archery season. (For more information please visit West Virginia’s DNR hunting page) Anyway, I had always been interested in hunting with a crossbow but prior to this change, you could only legally hunt […]

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State-by-state Wildlife Agencies

Recently I realized it was difficult to find a single site with information about hunting/fishing laws and license information for all 50 states.  So, I decided to include the list here on our site.  If you are in a state and have additional resources I should include, please let me know.  I will try and verify these links periodically but […]

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My Thompson Encore

Thompson/Center (T/C) firearms.  If you have never seen the Thompson Contender or Encore, you’re in for something special.  First off, let’s see if it’s a rifle, shotgun, or pistol.  That’s a simple question right?  Sure, and the simple answer is yes, no, and maybe.  Mine is a pistol that fires 410 or 45 Long Colt ammunition. You’re probably thinking they […]

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Up The Tree

And So It Begins My good friend T (Yes, just T.  He has a little difficulty with spelling so we keep the nicknames simple) is always there for a little creative adventure.  Sometimes this is a motorcycle trip, a night of just chillin with some beverages, or a little camping adventure.  The year in question, it was deer camp.  We will define deer […]

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