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Call of the East of Blue Mountain - Pennsylvania

JoeMez

USA Patriot -n- Summit Seeker, Male, from United States of America
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Places like Gettysburg, Wellsboro, Forksville, Williamsport, Carlisle, Lancaster, Delaware Water Gap, Doylestown, and many others that I will mention further along in this blog. First, a brief background of family history. My ancestors were born along the foothills of the Eastern Carpathian...

Comments: 0 Nov 21, 2017

The Path of Discipline

Badey

Supporter, Male, from Pennsylvania
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There are many paths that seem to be laid before our feet as we walk on our journey through this world. All of these paths lead to one road - a nice, broad, smooth, road. A road that promises rest from our toil. The Easy Path... As we walk along this path that promises tranquility, we wonder...

Comments: 9 Nov 21, 2017

Ghosts all now!

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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I was invited to shoot in the John Rollins memorial pistol shoot recently. Reading this name caused bells to go off. I have told the story a few times of spending an unexpected night alone in the Maine woods while hunting back in the early 90's. I checked the Obit and much to my amazement it...

Comments: 3 Nov 21, 2017

Silent Beauty

Fletcher

Tinder Gatherer, Male
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It was golden hour on the French River and the bass action was turning on. Just about every other cast resulted in a fish and it was one of those days were if you weren't on the water then you would never believed the fishing was that good. There is an old saying in the Canadian bush that says...

Comments: 0 Nov 21, 2017

Wolf\\\\\\\'s Island

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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There is this neat little uninhabited island on the Taunton River. I’ve spear fished the waters surrounding this island often and one memorable Fall they tested me. It sits like a cork just south of where the Stone Bridge was in Tiverton before the big storm of 1938 rearranged the landscape...

Comments: 7 Nov 21, 2017

Still There

Fletcher

Tinder Gatherer, Male
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As of lately I have acquired a new job. Yes it is true I have joined the adult world and while I must attend work everyday its not horrible. Everyday at 12 I go on a walk through the woods since at my work we have wood trails. After that though there is an urgency and a yearning in my soul. The...

Comments: 1 Nov 21, 2017

Time

BullseyePrecision

Supporter, Male, from NE Kansas
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When you hear the word time what is the first thing that pops into your head? Did you just look at your watch, the clock on the wall or computer screen? Time is something that is sacred to every one of us. It can be our best ally when we can manage it in our favor, but can also be our greatest...

Comments: 8 Nov 21, 2017

Smokey and the Wolf

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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Don’t forget bear season is open was the last thing Dad had said to me as I entered the woods. He had less than a year to live at the time, which of course I did not know then; he had fallen the day before and decided not to hunt this day. It was a strange day, it snowed the night before, but...

Comments: 11 Nov 21, 2017

Cute Gear Counts

StxRadley

Tracker, Female, from Oklahoma
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Ok, so maybe it is just me. But I can hear several ladies out there cheering right along with me. The cuteness factor counts. It's why the makers out there are making hammocks in pretty colors, the gun makers are making pink and turquoise guns, and why places like Title9 exist for making us...

Comments: 15 Nov 21, 2017

Sex Kills

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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I glance over at the clock. The first digit glowing in the darkness is a three, dawn is way off but it’s time to get rolling. I check the temperature-- 70 degrees; it’s going to be a hot one. It’s the last day of the season, and Hazel and I have not shot a bird yet. Four weeks ago it was so...

Comments: 5 Nov 21, 2017

Guess Where I Am?

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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“Hey, guess where I am?” comes my occasional hunting partner’s voice over the phone. “I don’t know, standing over a fresh kill I imagine” is my reply. “I wish, I’m waiting on a hand surgeon”. He went on to explain that he had indeed been standing over a bird, one he emptied a 3-1/2” 12 gauge...

Comments: 3 Nov 21, 2017

Seeking the Adirondack Strain (Introduction)

EvanStinson

Supporter, Male, from Fort Plain, NY
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Finally, my desire to blog has found a focus. This will server as the initial musings of my newest obsession. Seeking Adirondack strain brook trout. I have long waded my local streams fishing for trout. Many streams in this part of NY have plentiful opportunity to catch rainbow, brown, and even...

Comments: 26 Nov 21, 2017

Another Installment of the Wolf and Hazel Show

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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I peer into the fog bound woods that are adjacent to my car door, and stretch my ears to listen for the tell tale yelp of a hen. Nothing. From the pocket of my overcoat I pull out my ancient crow call. Just a few months ago an accidental fall down a flight of stairs had found me in the ER and...

Comments: 5 Nov 21, 2017

I'm not good at blogging!

EvanStinson

Supporter, Male, from Fort Plain, NY
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So, last year I decided I wanted to try blogging. Well I got sidetracked fairly easily. I'm still hoping to post more blog posts in the future. This year should be a good year for me. I plan on trying to finish up bush class intermediate. I also hope to start on the Hardwoodsmans Tab. I have...

Comments: 5 Nov 21, 2017

#5: Random Thoughts & Comments

PMSteve

Old Timey Outdoorsman, Male, from Relocated to Salt Lake City from Nevada
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After reading through my previous four entries and making a few corrections to clarify and make them more readable, it occurs to me that I've had quite a lot of interesting experiences in my life. I've never really thought about my life that way, but having lived it all, it just seems fairly...

Comments: 3 Nov 21, 2017

Ka-Bar Cancer Update

KA-BAR USMC

Supporter, from Missouri
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First of all, I want to thank everyone for your support, thoughts and prayers. Needless to say, that Bushcraft USA is bar none the best of the best forum there is and will be IMHO!!! Well, I never thought about starting a blog of how I am doing with the recovery from Cancer. I have been sort of...

Comments: 35 Nov 21, 2017

End of a Great Sport

werewolf won

TANSTAAFL, from East Freetown, MA
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So its official the ISSF has killed three Olympic shooting events. Men’s prone 50 Meter small bore rifle, Men’s Double Trap, and Men’s 50 meter Free Pistol. The Prone event has seen more than a few perfect scores shot. It was also an equipment race; with contests often requiring tie...

Comments: 14 Nov 21, 2017

Fukushima Radiation

Roughneck75

Supporter
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I've been kinda keeping track of this nuclear meltdown mess since it happened. The situation is much worse than the government or media will have you believe. I'm not a nuclear engineer or do I totally understand radiation terminology. What I do understand is that the Pacific Ocean is in dyer...

Comments: 25 Nov 21, 2017