Idaho Mt. Express Editorial: The hunt goes to? Posted: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter is holding two positions on the Fish and Game Commission hostage in an effort to convince the commission to go along with selling hunting rights for the state’s big-game animals to the highest bidder, a move that […]
Posted: Sunday, May 15, 2016 By JEFF SELLE/Staff Writer COEUR d’ALENE — Some Idaho sportsmen’s groups are taking umbrage with Gov. Butch Otter for what appears to be a political move they believe could cripple the current Idaho Fish and Game Commission. Otter issued a press release last week calling on anyone interested in applying […]
Posted: Friday, May 13, 2016 By ERIC BARKER of the Tribune A long-simmering rift between the Idaho Fish and Game Commission and a group of powerful state legislators will likely cost the commission’s chairman and vice chairman their seats. Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter is seeking applicants to fill the seats held by Mark Doerr […]
When hunters and environmentalists speak about each other, it is through gritted teeth. Hunters feel like environmentalists are overstepping their boundaries and threatening their livelihood with conservation acts. And environmentalists think of hunters as ATV-driving, gun-wielding neanderthals. It is time to overcome these dated and cruel stereotypes. Working Together Have you heard the saying that two heads are better […]
Spectacular dall sheep hunting, Alaska has quality rams and this outfitter hunts in some of the best trophy dall sheep areas.
Due to rugged terrain and limited hunting pressure and access, dall sheep numbers and quality have been doing well. The average ram taken by this outfitter is heavy-horned and around 37”.
Do you like to stay dry when it rains? Of course you do, but after time and use, rain gear loses some of its water repellency. Here’s how to keep rain gear waterproof. All rain gear is treated with a durable water repellant (DWR) finish. It is the first line of defence on your rainwear. […]
Butch Whiting from Kryptek speaks on how nanotechnology in hunting gear may be coming soon. Excerpt from Podcast Episode 5: “Well there’s no doubt that viral marketing is where it’s at, but we’ve had some stuff we’ve ran in with fabric types and pilings and things but we’re continuing to improve and enhance Kryptek all the […]
Plan to catch numerous fish in the beautiful, rugged backcountry of Idaho. Species such as Bull Trout, Rainbows and the beautiful Westslope Cutthroat Trout call these waters home. Fly Fishing The Salmon River in Idaho is a Dry Fly Fisherman’s Paradise Ask about Fly Fishing in Idaho Request Prices The late summer and early fall […]