Category Archives: Hunting

Moose Hunt: Part II

On our recent moose hunt, I flew to Philadelphia and then on to Halifax, Nova Scotia. The next day, we flew on into Newfoundland and landed at Gander. As often happens on an out-of-country hunting trip, my bags stayed in … Continue reading

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Newfoundland Moose

As I write this I am sitting in the Mount Peyton Outfitters lodge near Bishop’s Falls, Newfoundland. I’ve got a moose hanging in the game shed and I’m taking it easy and watching it rain. Our hunt was made possible by … Continue reading

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The .45/70… Why?

The .45/70 is one of those cartridges that it is hard to explain why they are still around. Now, calm down! I didn’t say that I didn’t like the cartridge; I just said that it’s hard to explain its continued … Continue reading

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Out of the Morning Fog

While it was still dark, I went to the spot on the hillside where I had decided to sit and wait for morning shooting light. Down in the creek bottom the fog lay tight on the ground partially concealing the … Continue reading

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