Creating A Great Ice Fishing Tote

Ice fishing is a great way to get outside during the winter and chase your favorite finned friends. Like every type of fishing, ice fishing can be done with minimal gear, or a crazy amount of expensive toys. I’ll be the first to admit that I like a certain amount…

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Changing Gear For Changing Seasons

As usual, I feel blindsided by the change in weather from fall to winter. Only a couple of weeks ago I was wearing a long-sleeved shirt while working in the field and complaining that my insulated boots were too warm. Now I can’t seem to wear enough layers. The temperatures have…

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Get Your Gear Ready For Ice Fishing

It’s getting agonizingly close. The temperatures are hovering around zero, the horses water trough has a thin layer of ice on it each morning, and I have to wear my winter jacket whenever I go out. It’s almost ice fishing time! Realistically, we are still several weeks away from good…

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Book Review – Building Outdoor Gear By Gil Gilpatrick

Spending time in the outdoors is, in my opinion, the best way you can spend a day. However, for many outdoor activities at least some gear is required. You can always stop at a local store and buy your required gear, but there is more satisfaction in being able to…

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