It’s a well known fact: What we plan and what we get are often not the same - especially when you embark on a family road trip. We became all too aware of that on our latest journey to the Lake Tahoe area. Here is our story of plans gone wrong and making the best of what we had.
There I was… sitting by the campfire all forlorn. A bottle of wine in one hand and a pocketknife in the other. The cork all gouged out and broken. I had forgotten to pack a corkscrew. Then there was the time I had to cook my food on the blade of a shovel because I forgot to bring a pan. ... Read More
I saw too often where an orange hat rested his thirty ‘ought six on the hood of a rig, peering down a high-powered scope to drop a deer a mile away. That ain’t hunting. It’s not supposed to be that easy.
Someone once said that happiness is in the journey, not the destination. In this case, the journey is the hunt. The destination is the dead deer at your feet.
Besides, there are just too darn many rifle hunters out there.... Read More