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Elk hunt

In 1997 KDFWR started the Elk Restoration Program, which brought elk back to Kentucky. Last month  I put my $10 chance in for the Kentucky Elk drawing, which closed on April 30th.  This time, I chose the rifle hunt for a bull elk.  Back… Continue Reading “Elk hunt”

moving on

2020 Kentucky turkey season is history, with hunters harvesting 31,711 birds. It was a tough season for many hunters – that, I know. Yet a lot of new hunters got their first bird, so they consider it a great season. Whether good or bad,… Continue Reading “moving on”

What makes a good hunt

What makes a good hunt?  I think that there are at least three things that can make a good hunt:  being safe while harvesting the animal, who you are hunting with, and having an unusual event while hunting. It is always my goal to… Continue Reading “What makes a good hunt”

MOTHER’S DAY

This year Mother’s Day is on May 10th. It will be the first Mother’s Day for me without my mom.  She passed away in October of last year; it feels so strange.  I have heard it many times before – “you don’t miss something… Continue Reading “MOTHER’S DAY”

most memorable hunt(s)

What is your most memorable hunt?  I have hunted for over forty years, and that’s a tough question to answer.  After thinking about that question for a while, I thought it might be easier to have a top ten, not necessarily in any particular… Continue Reading “most memorable hunt(s)”