Monthly Archives: July 2011

Duck hunting isn’t cheap

The judges in the Outdoor Writers Association of America’s annual contest must be duck hunters. Only duck hunters can understand how easily a simple activity can overtake your life — and your bank account. A radio show I did in … Continue reading

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Things you don’t want to hear when you’re camping

There are certain phrases you really don’t want to hear when you’re miles away from a mechanic, a doctor, or even a shower with plenty of soap. Many of those phrases are uttered by people younger than 10 years old. … Continue reading

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What’s too young for a gun?

Deciding whether your kid’s old enough for a gun of his or her own isn’t a matter of age alone. There’s a lot more to it than that. A radio show I aired in 2010 covered that topic, and it … Continue reading

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I’ve created a monster

When I did a radio show about my son getting interested in archery after he got a bow for Christmas, I knew it would make a good subject for The Great Outdoors. Turns out the judges at the annual Outdoor … Continue reading

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Take care of your public land

Today’s show is one you might have heard already, but the judges at the Outdoor Writers Association of America liked it, so I thought you might want to hear it again. “Protect Your Land” earned second place in the radio … Continue reading

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A little break from the usual outdoor adventures

Cheyenne Frontier Days is in town, so I’ll be taking a short vacation from my typical outdoor wanderings. Listen to today’s show to find out what I’ll be doing for the next 10 days or so.

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Revive your aging Gore-Tex gear

Even the best waterproof gear loses its effectiveness as it ages. Listen to today’s show to find out how to bring it back to its former glory with ReviveX.

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