Author: LisaDeming

PacWest Outdoors: Oregon: High School Ducks and Football

When fall means passing the pigskin for a last-second touchdown and a watery waterfowl hunt the next morning. By Gary Lewis St. Helens is in the playoffs – and we are taking eight veterans out to the duck blinds the next morning,” Scott Sneer said. Friday night under the lights and a Saturday in the duck blind? To do anything else would be un-American! When Scott Sneer and Spencer Waite invited me to a duck hunt on Deer Island and a football game in St. Helens, Oregon, a little town on the lower Columbia River, I couldn’t turn it...

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DIY Barren Ground Caribou with Ram Aviation

By Raymon Kemper When I was a child, I would thumb through the pages of the outdoor magazines by the hours. The fly-in float plane hunts in Alaska and Canada were extremely captivating to me. Hunting and fishing in areas that very few had ever stepped foot became my ultimate dream. However, an adventure of this magnitude would likely cost me a small fortune based on my research. Canada requires nonresidents to have a guide, but I found that Alaska had a few big game species which could be hunted as a non-resident without a guide. This consisted of...

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Congratulations To Our Latest Pro Membership Winners!

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Video Product Review: Sitka Gear Kodiak Jacket

This jacket was named after a fairly well-known island in the hunting world, that is best known for its’ huge brown bears and abundant blacktail deer that roam the island. Anyone that has ever had the pleasure of visiting this hunters’ paradise will also vouch for its’ inclement weather as well. When this weather hits, believe me, you are definitely going to need Sitka Gear’s Kodiak Jacket. This jacket is designed for those bad weather days when the rain just won’t let up, but you can’t afford to spend the day in the shelter. This is a knee-length, 3-layer...

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