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Gear Review: Coolmax Sleep Sack

I came across the website some time ago, I was intrigued by this company that offered several handy camping and outdoor products.

A few weekends ago I had the chance to use one of the new Outgo Coolmax Sleep Sack and Sleeping Bag Liners. It certainly came in handy when the temps dipped a bit below what I find comfortable.

I am always on the lookout for products that will enhance my camping, fishing or hunting experience. After all, who actually likes to be uncomfortable when sleeping in a tent in Wisconsin? Continue reading Gear Review: Coolmax Sleep Sack

Wading 101 – 7 Tips For Safe Wading

Whether it’s trout or bass you’re chasing, here are a few tips to make your freshwater wading experience a better one.

1. Plan your route.

2. Consider if wading is necessary. Wading alerts your presence to fish – would bank fishing be possible?

3. Keep your balance. If you lean into the current and suddenly lose your balance the
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Zone 2 Turkey Hunt

For almost a year now I’ve been working with the Fond du Lac Area Convention & Visitors Bureau to highlight what a great area that is.  It’s close to home, they have wonderful trout streams and great hunting availability.

When Carrie Stollenwerk offered to connect me with Loren Voss aka The Turkey Commander; I jumped at the chance!

Loren is quite the firecracker, we communicated for two weeks and settled on Saturday May 12 to see if we couldn’t bag me another turkey.

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BCO Storm – A Photo Supplement to Zone 1 Spring Turkey Hunt

This photo blog is a photo supplement to ZONE 1 SPRING TURKEY HUNT PART 1 – DEAD BIRD WALKING – 2012 TURKEY #1

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ZONE 1 SPRING TURKEY HUNT PART 2 – DEAD BIRD WALKING – 2012 TURKEY #1


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#HuntFishTravel 001 – An Introduction to the HuntFishTravel

This very first podcast, episode 1 of the Wild World of CarrieZ is a brief overview of why I started the Wild World of CarrieZ podcast (re-branded to HuntFishTravel), a bit of background and what you can expect from the show going forward. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel 001 – An Introduction to the HuntFishTravel