Great Outdoors

Archery is back outside, where it belongs

June 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

I love this time of year. The bulk of the spring rainstorms have come and gone, and with any luck, the worst of the wind is behind us, too. But the best thing about this time [...]

The backpack with legs

June 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

When I was a kid, my dad used to take me into the mountains above Pinedale each summer. I was quite young when Dad decided I should carry my own weight – literally. Before [...]

Test gear before you buy it

May 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Don’t just buy your gear because it looks good. Buy it only if it fits you properly. Hiking boots that don’t fit you well will give you blisters, and you’ll spend your [...]

Practice for hunting season starts early

May 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

I’ve been getting up early the last few months. Real early. For most of my life, I didn’t even know there was a 4 o’clock in the morning. At least not on days when [...]

Summer’s already booked

May 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

How do I do this every year? Before the summer even starts, I’ve already committed myself for every minute of vacation time I have available. I guess I ought to point out [...]

How does a ’94 Ford stack up to a new Ram?

May 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

There’s nothing like a truck. I’d rather push my ’94 F-250 than drive some fancy new sedan. Granted, no sedan on Earth would make it down my driveway, so whether I like [...]

Coming up with ideas is getting expensive

May 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Believe it or not, I sometimes run out of ideas for this radio show. My favorite source of inspiration is the name of this program: The Great Outdoors. If I can get outside, [...]

Practice up for bird season

May 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

We have ninety days until the next hunting season starts. Archery season for antelope kicks off August 15th. You’ll have to wait a little longer to hunt doves or blue and [...]
1 96 97 98 99 100 101
Copyright © 2019 |