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Fly Fishing is for Golfers

Fly Fishing is for Golfers

For years I was puzzled at the sporting development of the fly fisherman. They spring up wild it seems, like toadstools. At parties there they are-- phone out, amazing photos of gear, clothes, and scenery, nary a fish in sight. Then, just like that, they disappear. A...

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The Matagi Snow Hunters of Honshu

The Matagi Snow Hunters of Honshu

Screw pop sentiment. To hell with the politically correct. Japan’s Matagi snow hunters follow the philosophy of U.S. sage and spiritual leader Ricky Nelson. You can’t please everyone, so ya’ got to please yourself. Hunting the moon bear pleases the Matagi. Has since...

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I’ll Fetch My Own Damn Duck.

I’ll Fetch My Own Damn Duck.

I love labs, I honestly do. They’re beautiful, stately dogs that make wonderful pets and look great on the backs of t-shirts and pickups. Keep this in mind if you choose to read further. In the field, however, I never could make myself fall in love with them. For the...

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Old Dogs

Old Dogs

One of the toughest and most splendid realities hunters, like hunting dogs, must face is that the will and drive to hunt thrives within them long after their prime has passed. Sight, stamina, and reflexes wane with each passing season though youthful ebullience...

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