I watched this Barred Owl hunt Moles late one afternoon in the woods near my house. It caught the first one and ate it, then went down for a second, before flying away to a higher perch and devouring it. this particular shot was taken just after the owl caught its second mole.
Move along son!
Mr. wide nasty giving a warning.
Dressing a blacktail
Beautifully sunny day until we hiked beneath the clouds. Prince of Wales Island, Alaska
Bigger bait, bigger Bass!
Every year I build a snow sculpture in my front yard. This year I made a giant lure because I love Bass fishing and I’m ready for fishing season- I’ve got the itch and there is still about four months until it gets warm enough to fish.
do not do this to your wife
came in from hunting and she was asleep. what a good way to wake her up. and yes she woke up
Bear in a log
My dogs started this bear off the box and 2 hours later it thought it had found a safe place to get away from them, I reached in and snapped a picture to see what they had, after tieing the dogs back and banging on the log it came out and the race was on it treed quick, I Took some more pictures and left it to run again.
Miss B playin the waiting game
Duck hunting in the Finger Lakes in January is a frosty proposition for my Lab Buzz. I had just unloaded my gun on a flock of Redheads without cutting a feather. After some strong verbal encouragement from my brother I looked at Buzz and decided to snap this photo. I think you can imagine what she was thinking of me…..
Dad’s Proudest Moment!
I could just see the rack moving in the two foot undergrowth. I crawled to the next tree about 20 yards closer and slide up the tree and took my shot and smoked him.
Fishing at it’s beat
Bears fishing the river in Alaska
Patience and persistance pay off!
My granddaughter, Riley Bowers, age 7, shown here with 1 of 47 bream she caught on a Sunday afternoon in Nov. 08. She only caught 6 the first hour, then they started biting! 41 more in the next hour! She was fishing with crickets.
Two of the barn doors we landed during a crazy day of halibut fishing in Glacier Bay, Alaska. We were using squid and salmon heads. These two weighed in at 390 and 375 pounds. It was amazing!
Diana caught this 50 pound, 5′ 6″ wahoo while trolling a mackerel off of Hawaii’s Big Island. It took her an hour to land the brute.
Mom and cubs
Bears on trip to Alaska
Shore fishing Toronto
A sunny spring day spend fishing Toronto Islands for pike.
Master Of His Domain
I was driving through Rocky Mountain National Park when I saw this great photo opportunity of a lone buck roaming the hillside.
My Greatest Accomplishment
We were fishin at our normal spot in Cooper’s Creek which is in Suches, Ga. My drag took off and after about a 30 min fight, I saw this huge fish roll up. I ordered my boyfriend to get in there and get it out. He threw it on the bank and the hook popped out. It measure 26 inches and weighed about 8 pounds.
carp caught on flyrod
Using my 50 year old flyrod, I regularly catch common carp in a local lake. For bait I mix up Wheaties & Strawberry soda to a paste & using a small treble hook, I gently cast off my dock. The biggest so far is a 32 inch, 23 pounder. It took 35 minutes to net the beast.
Robbie Estes took these mallards the last weekend of the Arkansas duck season. The cold weather pushing down lots of birds which made for a great final weekend!
sister shoots a big boy
my sister sandra shot this nice 8 point on the second to last day of gun season in NY. it was on a very cold sngle digit day around 730am with her 20 gauge.
Coon Hunting At Its Best
This is my young Treeing Walker Coonhound, Tanner. She made fast work of this coon’s track and got him treed.
Louise’s King Another Pic
Another picture of my wifes 60Lb Kenai River Salmon
John Day Smallmouth
The third 20 inch plus fish caught in the same day.
Love at first cast
Venice La, me and my father in law went this past May 08′. We decided that the spin vs. fly was the way to have a good time. With this picture I declare myself “the user of the fly” and winner of this event. I will give him credit, he caught more fish than I did, but I think this photo speaks for itself.
After hunting on state land in the Adirondack State Park in Up-State New York for almost 20 years I finally came accross the buck of a lifetime for me. Now I have shot a few nice 5 and 7 pointers up there but this is the big-bodied-brusier I have always dreamed about. It may only have 8 points but it still looks great to me!!!
This is the biggest bullfrog we’ve ever gigged.
BIG SNOW-COVERED BUCK
Zachary Heavner,16. I came to a old overgrown field. To my left I saw a deer jump out bt a old apple tree. I put my sites on him and pulled the trigger.As i looked down at my hands trembling from the cold and happiness, and then reliezed I had just shot 123 yards and killed my dream buck.I walked up to the massive bodied 13 point layeing in the deep snow.He scored 170 5/8
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