Illinois Outdoors

  • The Sounds of Nature, THEY CALL US BACK…to the Wild

    January 23, 2020
    Larry Whiteley
    The Sounds of Nature, THEY CALL US BACK...to the Wild Is that the haunting howl of the wolf or the call of a loon? Can you ever forget that buck grunt in a November woods or a turkey gobble on a spring morning? The sounds of nature are everywhere in the wild if we just take the time to listen. By Larry Whiteley There ... Read More >>
  • Love of my Outdoor World was Drowned in Alcohol

    January 23, 2020
    Bob Holzhei
    Love of my Outdoor World was Drowned in Alcohol When do you know when you need help? When people distance themselves from you, you know something is not right. It feels good to know yourself when you find help, define a solution and make a resolution.  By Bob Holzhei My love affair with the outdoor world began as I grew up on ... Read More >>
  • Wisconsin Bear Hunt – Worth the Wait

    January 23, 2020
    Jason Houser
    Wisconsin Bear Hunt – Worth the Wait Plan your Wisconsin hunt for a select zone- do the homework to identify the zone for success Be patient, collect priority points for several consecutive years to score on zone selection Research the guide, the gear, the location, and weather forecast…then count your blessings, control your aim By Jason Houser If you are looking ... Read More >>
  • HEAD NORTH YOUNG MAN! Niagara River Fishing Action is GOOD, Smaller Tribs are Frozen-Up

    January 22, 2020
    Bill Hilts
    HEAD NORTH YOUNG MAN!  Niagara River Fishing Action is GOOD, Smaller Tribs are Frozen-Up Niagara Falls USA Fishing Forecast for Jan. 22, 2020 from Destination Niagara USA After another round of windstorms, it looks like things are going to take off again in the river in a good way. There was plenty of fish around the last time the water was decent, especially in the lower ... Read More >>
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