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Kubie Brown

Kubie Brown

Kubie Brown is a MeatEater contributor, freelance writer, and blogger. A professional fishing and hunting guide for more than a decade, he is a passionate outdoorsman whose career choice has allowed him to fish and hunt across North and South America. Originally from Vermont, Kubie currently lives in Southwest Montana where he subsists on a diet of wild game. When he's not fishing, hunting, writing, or guiding, he spends his time tying flies, playing rugby, planning the next adventure, and assuring his parents that one day he'll grow up and get a real job.

Recent Posts

The Best Eating Freshwater Fish

Fishing

The Best Eating Freshwater Fish

If I’ve heard it once I’ve heard it a thousand times: “I’m a catch-and-release fisherman because I don’t like the taste of freshwater fish.” Anglers and foodies alike who will happily eat saltwater species like tuna, swordfish, and haddock, always seem to turn their noses up at the idea of eating...
Kubie Brown Nov 7, 2022
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How to Catch Fall Panfish

Fishing

How to Catch Fall Panfish

There’s something so satisfying about coming home with a bucket full of panfish. Whether you’re catching bluegill, crappie, or any of the other myriad of sunfish species, having a pile of delectable panfish fillets is on par with having finished processing a deer, spatchcocking a duck, or finding...
Kubie Brown Nov 1, 2022
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How to Track a Buck in the Big Woods

Hunt

How to Track a Buck in the Big Woods

His name was Ernie. The sun has just gone down on the last day of the Vermont deer season when the flannel-clad old man with a white beard backed his rusty Chevy into the parking lot with the antlers of the biggest 10-pointer I’d ever seen sticking up from the tailgate. I was 17 years old, sitting...
Kubie Brown Oct 5, 2022
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The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Fish Hatcheries

Fishing

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Fish Hatcheries

Human beings are capable of great things. We erected our own massive metropolises, put a man on the moon, and even invented the freaking internet! But we’ve done some terrible things as well. In our haste or perhaps our hubris in trying to mold this world, we have often hurt it. Our forefathers...
Kubie Brown Sep 30, 2022
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