hunting tradition

Traditions, Emotions Anchor Our Deer Hunting Roots

In deer hunting, as in life, it can be easy to lose track of what matters most. A certain number of inches of antler. A bigger buck than the next guy. More whitetails on the meat pole. The fastest bow. The sleekest rifle. The latest high-tech gear. Many factors can send...

The Season: Trusty Watch Keeps On Tickin’

A few weeks ago I noticed our 15-year old son had a watch on his wrist, something not too common today with everyone from Granny to toddlers toting smart phones or some kind of e-gizmo. “Where’d you get the watch?” I asked. “It’s yours,” he said. Part of me wanted to...