knifemaker

From Stone Age to steel: Halfbreed Knives

Ask any knowledgeable outdoor sports minded person what the most essential tool is for any adventure. Without a doubt it will be a sturdy...
TIP Logo

Support Wildlife: TIP Looking for Members

Tired of poachers stealing wildlife resources? Tired of lazy, low-character individuals who shoot deer out of season or at night, fisherman who fill their...
A handful of Indiana walnuts

Time to Go Nuts: Wild Nut Gathering

Photo above- A handful of black walnuts ready for husking   Fall is approaching and another activity stands ready to be penciled onto the already full...
three generations of Allen men

J.C. Allen & Sons: More than just farm photos

Photo above- John O. Allen (standing), John C. Allen (right), Chester P. Allen (kneeling) in 1970   The J.C. Allen & Sons Company of West Lafayette,...
civil war relics

If it Beeps, Dig It!

Step by slow step you cross the old yard in rural Indiana. Your eyes scan the ground. Your ears are tuned to the slightest sound....
hydration system

Hydration Systems

Summer is hard upon us and, given the usual temperature forecast, don’t be surprised if you see a blue heron burst into flame in...
geocache

Geocaching: Family Friendly Fun

“There it is!” The excited cry rang through the quiet woods as my two children simultaneously noticed the green container partially hidden inside a hollow...
morel mushroom

Brown County Is Mushroom Hunting

Morel mushrooms are starting to pop across the southern half of Indiana and rumors of finds are spreading county by county. In the next...

Turn In A Poacher

Turn in a Poacher, Inc. (TIP) is a non-profit conservation organization that protects our fish and wildlife resources by increasing public support and involvement...

Simply Music, Simply Mushrooms Music Festival

What: Simply Music, Simply Mushroom Festival When: April 23-25, 2015 Where: Nashville, Indiana Every autumn all roads flowing into Brown County, Indiana are bumper to bumper with...