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Third try a charm for Roger Ford

Even though some may not consider our general area the breadbasket of hunting and fishing opportunities, like other parts of the United States, trophies...
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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...
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“I’m not a Huntress”- Taylor Desch is just a hunter

You can call 24 year-old Taylor Desch a lot of things, but don’t call her a female hunter. She’s not a huntress either. “I...
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Ghost Stories: Two Tales of Haunted Hoosier Hunting

Are you afraid?  Two real-life hunting ghost stories Since October is the time for telling ghost stories, we'll share two stories to think about as...
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This is the End- Sort Of.

Editor's note- This is a feature article from the last issue of WildIndiana Magazine explaining our (some say inevitable) cessation of physical publication in...
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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...
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Special hunt for special kids

Above- Shanin Walker, center, took part in this year's Freedom Hunt because he wanted to do something just like everyone else. He is pictured with...

Conservation Agent Grandfather Inspires in Absence

Photo above- Indiana Game Wardens in Front of the Indiana State House ca. 1921   Photo- Indiana Historical Society. I never knew my mother’s father....

Editor’s Column: Living the Dream!

Note: this is from the June-July 2015 Issue of WildIndiana Magazine As we embark on this third issue of WildIndiana, the most common question I...

April Perry Wins Pass It On Award

This is our first Making a Difference page in WildIndiana Magazine. From now on, every issue will highlight an individual or group that is...

Episode #1- Wild Hogs with Alan Garbers

Indiana hog hunting
Wild hogs are alive and well- too well- in southern Indiana.  We talk to well-known outdoor writer Alan Garbers about the problem and some...

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