This week on Cutting the Distance, Remi talks about what to do when the elk ARE bugling. Here's what to do when the elk woods are on fire.
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We recently published an article that addressed the question of where to go on your first elk hunt. Many of you have also asked which month you should go on your first elk hunt. In Western states, elk seasons can run anywhere from August to January.
When you go will have a big impact on your style of hunting as tactics change from one week to the next. For instance, calling works very well during the rut, but it may not work at all once rifle...
For every American, 2020 will be remembered for COVID-19 and an insane presidential election. In addition to that, gun owners will recall 2020 (and spoiler alert, 2021) for more: the worst ammunition shortage in recent memory.
Desperate gun owners have driven hours to pick up just a few boxes of .223 Rem. They’ve learned the schedules of ammunition delivery trucks and rotated between store clerks to purchase more than the store’s two-box limit...
For the first few years of my guiding career, I fished for sturgeon and salmon out of a boat on the Fraser River. It wasn’t until I became a full-time steelhead guide that I realized just how many people are unsure of when, where, how, and why to step between casts.
When swinging flies (for any species), we start at the head of a run, stepping downstream between casts until reaching the tail-out. This means that the water is thoroughly covered...