• Culture,  Lifestyle

    The Winchester Model 1873: 150 Years Later

    In the pivotal year of 1873, history witnessed the birth of an icon that would forever change the landscape of American firearms. The Winchester Model 1873, dubbed “The Gun That Won the West,” emerged as a revolution in design, function, and cultural impact. As we celebrate its 150th anniversary, we delve into the extraordinary story of…

  • Lifestyle

    Christmas Town U.S.A.

    Experience the magic of the holiday season in McAdenville, NC, also known as Christmas Town USA! Take a stroll through the enchanting light displays, feel the warmth of the community, and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones.

  • Hunting,  Lifestyle

    Dad’s Old Hunting Coat

    One of my fondest childhood memories is the elated look on my dad’s face when he returned from the woods after his latest hunt. He knew his land in northeastern Pennsylvania well, having grown up there, and he loved every inch of it. As the weather turned cold, and the small-game season started, Dad would walk through...

  • Spirits,  Hunting,  Lifestyle,  Bookshelf

    Holiday Guide 2023

    Introducing our exclusive Holiday Gift Guide, carefully curated to bring joy and delight to your loved ones this festive season. From thrilling adventures to cozy comforts, we’ve handpicked the perfect gifts across five distinct categories to make your holiday shopping a breeze.

  • Hunting

    Gun Dogs

    When Ruddy climbed into the deer stand he sat heavily like an old man and did not move for several moments. The quiet of the woods settled upon him like one of his Great Aunts hand stitched quilts. The Great Horned Owl called out “Hoo HooHoooooo HooHoo”. Farther down the hardwood grove by the mill creek another...

  • Hunting,  Fiction

    Eternal Echoes: A Haunting Hunt

    Step into a chilling tale as we follow Josh on a crisp April morning. His mind, shrouded by the remnants of a heated argument the previous night. With sleep-deprived eyes, he journeys to the farm he has been granted permission to hunt. Hoping the serene silence of the woods will grant him solace and clarity, little does he know, he…

  • Art,  Hunting

    Ding Darling: The Father of the Duck Stamp

    In the realm of wildlife conservation, few names evoke as much reverence as Jay Norwood "Ding" Darling. A renowned political cartoonist turned environmentalist, Darling made an indelible mark on the world with his tireless efforts to preserve and protect our nation's waterfowl populations.

  • Hunting

    North Carolina To Wyoming

    In the verdant landscapes of North Carolina, a seasoned hunter prepares for an unprecedented journey. Leaving behind familiar hunting grounds, he sets his sights on the expansive wilderness of the American West. His quarry: the majestic elk and the elusive pronghorn. This is not just another hunt, but a quest that promises adventure, challenge, and the thrill of pursuing some…

  • Hunting

    How To Ruin Your Bird Dog

    There are plenty of dog training articles out there that help you teach your dog everything from basic obedience to running 250 yard blind retrieves. Hundreds of articles will walk you through different drills on how to build your dog’s confidence or how to teach sit on a whistle. This is not one of those articles. I’m…