Like the device our forefathers used to load their muskets, the Danner Powderhorns are the reliable piece of equipment we should never leave home without. And after nine months of heavy use, I’m happy to say I’ve found my go-to boot for most hunts.Continue reading →
STEVENSVILLE, Md. – As fog hung to the water’s surface in the Chesapeake Bay, Capt. Brandon Moore and first mate Stephanie Shields of Chasin Tail Hunting and Fishing Charters were finishing the required prerequisites before launching into open water.Continue reading →
You wouldn’t guess it by just having a passing conversation with him, but Josh Compton is one of the most versed big game guides that has graced Alaska since 2007.
Compton, a resident of Harrisville, W.Va., lives a quiet life with his wife and son. He works for Dominion Energy all but two weeks out of the year when he makes his annual pilgrimage to Kodiak, Alaska. There he guides for Hunt Alaska Outfitters that’s owned and operated by an old colleague, Rick Hoskins.Continue reading →
SMITHVILLE, W.Va. — When you think of West Virginia in terms of hunting, you typically go to whitetail deer. Or maybe your mind goes to turkey, squirrel or black bear.
Dylan Frye does, too, but he’s not focused on all of the traditional animals — he’s in the pursuit of waterfowl.Continue reading →