Mar 17, 2017 by Jason Brooks
Shed Hunting 101

by Jason Brooks With deer and elk dropping their antlers and the snow level climbing above 5,000 feet it’s time to go shed hunting. This long and harsh winter is finally coming to an end and before green-up occurs the matted-down vegetation found in the woods right now makes it easier...

Nov 22, 2014 by Rob Endsley
D.I.Y. European Skull Mount

The first time I decided to do a European skull mount it was a long and very stinky process. It was so disgusting that I vowed to never do another one on my own. Yuk! You can send your mount to a beetle shop that immerses the head in a...

Leave a reply
May 09, 2014 by Rob Endsley
Special Hunt Worksheet Available

Every year I have a helluva time keeping all my special hunt applications for Washington sorted out. With the deadline coming up here on May 22nd the time to work on your special hunt units was actually a couple of months ago. If you're like me, however, you'll be getting...

Leave a reply
Oct 01, 2013 by Rob Endsley
It’s a “Butt Out” Honey!

When I marched into the house with my new "Butt Out" field dressing tool from Hunter's Specialties a few hunting seasons ago my wife gave me the look like..."now what?" "It's the most innovative field dressing tool since the invention of the knife honey", I announced in the kitchen as...

Leave a reply
Nov 10, 2012 by Rob Endsley
Northwest Outdoor Report

Clam Dig Next Weekend WDFW just announced another razor clam dig next week. Twin Harbors beach will be open Tuesday thru Saturday, and on Thursday Long Beach will open up and over the weekend Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis, and Mocrocks beaches will all be open for razor clamming. Clamming...

Leave a reply
Sep 14, 2011 by Guest
Budweiser, RMEF Remind Hunters of Safety Responsibilities

MISSOULA, Mont.-With hunting seasons nearing, Budweiser and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation-two longtime partners in wildlife conservation and responsible outdoor recreation-are reminding hunters of three fundamental rules for safe gun handling: 1. Always keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction This is the most basic rule of firearm safety....

Leave a reply
Mar 17, 2011 by Rob Endsley
World Champion Elk Callers Crowned in Vegas

RENO, Nev.-Elk callers from nine states and one Canadian province have earned Top 3 honors in the RMEF/Leupold World Elk Calling Championships for 2011. Competition was held as part of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's annual Elk Camp & Hunting, Fishing and Outdoor Expo, which ended March 6 in Reno,...

Leave a reply
Sep 22, 2010 by Rob Endsley
Are you ready for Opening Day?

The modern firearm general rifle season is less than a month away this year and we have a measly 8 days to score a buck in many of the Eastern Washington game management units, a little longer in Western Washington. That means you'd better have your game face on come...