outdoor activity

Face it- We Need to be Outdoors

Over the past several years there has been a resurgence to become involved in some form of outdoor activity. People are realizing it’s healthy,...
fireworks

Happy 4th of July: DO NOT try this at home!

July 4th- the sharp staccato of fireworks, good times shared at countless outdoor parties and the delicious scent of seared meat wafting on the...
winter

Only so many winters

If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s easy to complain. Many times last week I overheard people whine how they hate the winter months....

Say Hello to My Little Friend: Fear

Without printing an arrogant-sounding list of career experiences, suffice it to say that I can’t complain about my work being dull. I have done...

Introduce an Adult to the Outdoors

Given the opportunity, most of us would enjoy introducing a child to the lifetime outdoor activities of hunting and fishing. But many times we...
state forests

Learn About State Forests at Open Houses

If you have ever wondered how to take advantage of the incredible hunting opportunities available on Indiana State Forests, then you need to attend...

Surest sign of Spring brings back memories

Sighting the first robin, dogwoods in bloom or sandhill cranes lazily flying north signal the beginning of the much awaited spring season. Last week...
young hunter

Writing Another Chapter for The Rifle

“Easy, easy....”, I thought while watching the animal dig for some morsel buried under the forest duff. When his head came back up, there...

Good friends you’ve never met

Still rubbing sleep from your eyes you make your way through the doors at work. Running a few minutes late you still make time...
sleeping

Go To Sleep: Catching Shuteye in the Outdoors

Have you ever stopped to think about all the places you have slept? Both readers probably already have sly grins on their faces but...