Illinois Outdoors

  • One Man – His Fishing, His Family, His Favorite Boat

    February 13, 2021
    David Gray
    One Man - His Fishing, His Family, His Favorite Boat 64-year-old Polar Kraft Jon Boat looks and works even better now than it did in 1957! Memories are one key to future fishing fun, make them with your family Humble Pat Richardson has won 43 fishing tournaments, his story follows By David Gray One thing can be said about the sport of fishing, it ... Read More >>
  • Browning Maxus II – Autoloading Rifled Deer Shotgun

    February 7, 2021
    Dave Barus
    Browning Maxus II - Autoloading Rifled Deer ShotgunThis new Browning shotgun has a number of features that elevate it above run-of-the-mill deer hunting shotguns. For 2021, the evolutionary new Maxus II sets its sights on whitetails with a Rifled Deer model. The Maxus II is a fast-handling autoloading shotgun designed for hunting deer with a fully rifled barrel ... Read More >>
  • Delicious Venison Gumbo – for 10

    February 7, 2021
    Dave Barus
    Delicious Venison Gumbo - for 10By Fern Fisher The perfect quick-to-make meal for Super Bowl Sunday, or any other day. Most everyone has these simple ingredients in their everyday pantry. Ingredients: 2 lbs ground venison 6 cups of diced (3/8 inch) white potatoes 2 cups diced sweet white onion 2 cups sliced celery 2 cups sliced carrots 2 TBS minced garlic 1 TBS ... Read More >>
  • Winter Contest Idea…to Increase Fish Line Recycling – $30,000 in CASH PRIZES!

    February 2, 2021
    Dave Barus
    Winter Contest Idea...to Increase Fish Line Recycling - $30,000 in CASH PRIZES! $30,000 in cash prizes on the line for best solutions Winter is annual maintenance time for many anglers. Re-spooling with new line is a must-do task. Ever thought about what happens once you dispose of the old line in a fishing line recycling tube? It’s not pretty. Turning fishing line into new ... Read More >>
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