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Hunter's Fast Food Chili

It was game day, literally and figuratively. The Super Bowl was on and the guys were processing an elk they’d harvested 2 days before. Butchering a whole elk is hungry work, which goes much faster and is more fun when it is a team effort. 312 more words


I Left My Heart in Colorado

Day 8, Sept. 18, 2015

Last night was terrible! Fair weather is no longer a meteorological term in the Rocky Mountains.

About midnight, a storm rolled in. 433 more words

Elk Hunting

The Study of Elk

As with anything we are passionate about, and aspire to do better, we must practice and study.  Learning from masters in the trade that have come before us is a good way of learning.   136 more words


Elk Skeleton 

Winter Kill Elk, Mt Moran in Background. Grand Teton National Park.


Bubble Bobbers and Hot Springs

Day 7, Sept. 17, 2015

It was raining this morning again. We got up, ate breakfast (mostly eating bacon, eggs and pancakes—thanks Mom, for the chocolate chips because plain pancakes are bland) and then went fishing at Steamboat Lake State Park. 846 more words

Elk Hunting

Wolves and Elk

Wolves and elk are always hot topics in Montana.  An elk tally flight for the Fish and Game Division provided author W.J. Ross with a front-row seat for the action.   7 more words

Spring comes early

We’ve only lived in the mountains with the snow for a few years (4 years this year).  So we are still trying to figure out the weather patterns and such.   149 more words