Cool weather for a Southern fellow
JEffrey of Louisianna was bundled up when temps dropped down to freezing for the morning hunt. His toes were so cold he could not feel them. But they group stillgot some good duck shooting.
Curt and KEn Robinson in Africa
This fall Curt took this awesome animal while in Africa.That cannon he was shooting was hard on a TREE here in Manitoba. Ken and he hunted fall bear with us last year. We had met them at the Green Bay Safari Club Show.
Dave Meyers Mn
Dave shoots his 1912 L.C.Smith Model 3E Side by Side for ducks in the wheat field. No tellin what the average on shells per bird were though.
Dec 14, Holmans Taxidermy
Scott actually was working when I arrived to check out if the bears were nearly mounted. He was fleshing whitetail capes to send ot the tannery. He stated largest typical whitetail was 175 bc and largest non-typical was over 200 bc. That is what he had he...
Dec 14,07 Toms surgery
Finally after years of waiting he has had a disc replacement. Here he is kind of slow but just 8 hours after going into the operating room he is drinking coffee and walking down thehalls harassing the nurses.
Dec 17,07 Back at the shop
Working on rugs today Scott again is very receptive to the camera but I told him the hunters love to see his happy face and proof that he really works sometimes.
Dec 25, 8;30 am.Jessica Rice and Mom
Santa gifts were opened at 7 am then they had to wait till Grandma and Grandpa arrived to finish the rest. Here Grandaughter Jessica and her mom examine something she just opened. Dora was the most popular for Jessica.
Dec 25th 10am Travis Rice
With all the gifts opened and waiting while breakfast cooked Travis makes a swinging cannon ball with his new Tinker toys and waits for his new remote car batteries to recharge. Spider man was the choice of most parcels under the tree for Travis.
Dec 26,07 A Good NORthern
Vincent pulls this good jack out of the hole while icefishing on Boxing day. Ice is about 10 inches thick and water is about 12 ft. he said. Not many fish were caught but lots of hotdogs were eaten.
Dec 28,07 Asessippi Winter Ski Park
The Gregg family from around Winnipeg and Brandon arrived in full force to stay at the lodge and cabins for a few days and take in the good skiing on the slopes at the hill. Here Grandpa Bob and family are just leaving with skiis-bindings, snow boards, he...
One of the guys pulled a large goose from the sky and it tumbled to the ground connecting with a decoy, NO terrible damage but a good dint in the top
Deer hunting area
Judy is assisting Tom doing some repairs on the deer stands in teh hunting area. Thart morning the snow started to fall and ended up makeing the ground completely white but later in the day it slowly melted
Again the French Canadians arrived from Quebec to capture some footage for their third video. Sebas and Steve scout a snow field and they set up for the SNOWS. A few shells shot, some good footage and a shattered Avery snow Goose decoy was the the result...
While out checking bear baits I came across this mallard hen and her brood. 4 ducklings that I got in viewfinder and 2 has swam into the reeds. Many sloughs and ponds in the area are showing good numbers of gadwal, teal and mallard families.
Just northof camp I had a female Eagle sitting on nest while I was there. No sign of eaglets but she would not move from nest.
Eagles on the lookout
Sitting on tall trees just near the end of the lane 2 eagles sit in wait of a Cripple, or weak bird. Or maybe it is the carcass pit out in the field which is attracting them.
ENd of Road
From here on in we take quads as water and snow is still too deep to go any farther
Eubanks Cut house
After the bear is skinned Marylou and Jay do some trimming on the meat and prepare it to be frozen. They will grind some to hamburger and butter fly the chops for some good eating.
Fall Walleye and Perch fishing
After bears on the ground Tom, DAve, Ron and Jason decided to get some fillets for supper. After a few hours they had 3 limits of great walleye and a net full of PErch. Dave and Jason had brought 10 doz night crawlers and there were not many left when the...
Feb 11,07 Passports needed
On the road again, it sure does make the entering USA easier if you have your Passport ready. We are headed for Pennsylvania for the Alegheny Sport Travel and Boat show. 22 hours drive and we will be in the WARM south!!!