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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 Beginner's Guide to Catfish Noodling

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The Beginner's Guide to Catfish Noodling

There’s a part of me that really enjoys getting in a fight. Now I’m not saying that I’m one of those guys who’ll swat the hat off a cowboy’s head or make lewd comments about your gal in a bar. I’m not out there looking for trouble. However, I wrestled and boxed during high school, played rugby...
Kubie Brown Jul 6, 2022
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How to Catch Trout at Night

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How to Catch Trout at Night

Whoever said “nothing good happens after sundown” was obviously not a trout fisherman. While we’ve all enjoyed those brilliant days on the river casting for rising trout on sun-dappled pools and shining riverside runs, the fact is that we’re missing out on the real game. Trout are naturally warier...
Kubie Brown Jul 1, 2022
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The Total Guide to Catching and Cooking Bullhead Catfish

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The Total Guide to Catching and Cooking Bullhead Catfish

Everyone loves an underdog. Whether we’re watching some low-ranked boxer or tennis player taking it to the world champion or some scrappy college team fighting their way to the top of the Pac 12, we can’t help but root for the dark horse and cheer for the unexpected. This inherent desire is deeply...
Kubie Brown Jun 27, 2022
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How to Catch Muskie in Early Summer

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How to Catch Muskie in Early Summer

In life, we tend to give luck far too much credit. No matter the scenario, from shooting a big buck to meeting a new partner in a bar. We often refuse to acknowledge our own expertise and instead give recognition to some divine force of serendipity by saying we just “got lucky.” Perhaps this is due...
Kubie Brown Jun 21, 2022
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