So I was drifting around some of my local message boards and two warnings went up about people falling out of tree stands and being messed up pretty good. One fell off getting in and one had the top section for the climb ladder break loose, fold over and dump them to the ground. I thought, WOW, that could be either me or my daughter as we are only hooked up once in the stand. So I was determined to find a solution
I have been changing my hunting day pack over the years as I evolved my hunting strategies. All of my forest hunting involved either a tree stand or a turkey […]
So, I found a sweet deal on an auction site for a Killer Instinct 350 crossbow. My daughter had been suggesting I buy one as the area we hunt we […]
My first try and curing, smoking and trying to glaze whole deer roasts. They all turned out, but it is still an adventure.
It is always great being a tinkerer and someone else enlists your skills for their projects. Then you still get to tinker and make things, but you can do it […]
Now that hunting season is over it is time to start processing meat into product. I find it hard to concentrate on making meat products while hunting season is still […]
So I had wanted to make bump buckets to place out where we are hunting, but I just needed a bracket to hang them 10 yards from our stands.
After making deer meat into dried beef with the smoke house and getting an interest now in making deer hams, I began to re-acquire my interest in archery again. Also […]
I have always been interested in curing meats as they do with hams, but was just never around anyone that did it. That is why I started building the smokehouse […]
When I first got close to finishing the smokehouse I knew I wanted shelves in it and when doing my internet research I found most people using small cookie cooling […]