OUTFITTER REPORT: An Aoudad Year End Review

Aoudad Hunting in West Texas

It was a year of 30-inchers. Our first hunt started off with long time GOTHUNTS client Tom Palmer and his friend Kenny Romero from Louisiana. This was an amazing hunt where persistence, very hard work, and extremely long hours glassing paid off in the end. We were able to close the distance on a band of 70 sheep with 5 shooter rams on day one. We sat up for a back to back shot. Kenny made … [Read more...]

Backpacking Light Gear List for DIY Hunting

Gear Spotlight

Steve Speck knows how to pack light on a DIY backpack hunt. Here's his Backpacking Light Gear List: This is 99% of my hunting backpacking light gear list. Nothing extra! The only thing that can vary slightly is maybe an extra base layer / long johns in very cold temps or if elk hunting I’ll have bugle tube, mouths reeds, etc with me. -Steve Speck Main Gear: Pack: Exo Mountain Gear 3 … [Read more...]

Podcast #18 – Steve Speck, DIY Hunting

Backc ountry food

Steve Speck is the owner of S and S Archery as well as the inventor of Solid Broadheads and Exo Moutain Gear packs. Steve is a brilliant back country hunting guru who's ideas on weight saving on a back country hunt take DIY hunting to the next level. A must listen for veteran or rookie, interested in back country hunting. Listen in as you will hear he and Marc Warnke speak on the … [Read more...]

Caring for Mounts – Tips by Dan Catlin

trophy room

After an amazing adventure that ends in the collection of a trophy animal, most hunters want to have a taxidermist “Capture Your Memories”! Here at The Wildlife Gallery we specialize in just that. However, once the taxidermy work has been completed and the trophy is proudly displayed in your home, office, or trophy room, the question often is “how do I care for this mount and clean it”? … [Read more...]