Category Archives: General Outdoors

#HuntFishTravel Coverage from Shot Show 2022

SHOT Show 2022 was held in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Originally, the plan was to go to the Archery Trade Association dealer show in Indianapolis. But when I inquired about bringing a fellow writer or two with me, they wanted to charge me $150 each. Somehow, the thought of paying a bunch of money to work, just didn’t sit well with me. So, I contacted SHOT Show, and they were more than happy to allow an additional writer and photographer along with me. It had been six years since I’d been to SHOT Show. The last time was in conjunction with the Gun Girl Dinner, which was a lot of fun. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel Coverage from Shot Show 2022

#HuntFishTravel Ep 202 – Snowmobiling in Vilas County

HuntFishTravel – Snowmobiling in Vilas County

On this week’s episode I’m joined by Cindy L. Burzinski; the Director, Vilas County Tourism & Publicity ( and Brian Scheid; Trail Boss at Sno-Eagles Snowmobile Club (

We’re exploring Vilas County, Wisconsin. In 2015 I had the opportunity to go fishing in Boulder Junction and fell in love with the area.

Today we’re chatting about why people should visit the area, with lakes and forest every way you turn. Continue reading #HuntFishTravel Ep 202 – Snowmobiling in Vilas County

Things I learned on my return trip to Hawaii

Despite the many places I’ve visited, Hawaii became my favorite. Specifically Kauai. The lush mountain interior battles with the coastal beach glory for my heart every time I look through photos, I could live anywhere on the island and be happy. Continue reading Things I learned on my return trip to Hawaii

Have you met my friend Mia? She’s pretty awesome…

I don’t have a lot of friends.

I just don’t.  Friendships require a lot of work and can create a lot of stress in your life when you’re already being pulled in 100 different directions. It’s pretty rare that I let anyone in.

The outdoor industry however, has introduced me to some of the best people on earth. People with the same values, passions, ambition and also the same time constraints.

It’s always amazing that you can form a strong friendship with someone you see once a year…if that! Continue reading Have you met my friend Mia? She’s pretty awesome…