Outdoor Forum Archives

Friday 01/30/2015
Editor's Note
Posted: January 30, 2015

Spring arrived in South Dakota last March in the form of a rare, but welcome, day of sunshine. And while the brief respite renewed hope that winter was nearly over, there was still plenty of ice on the area's lakes for an ice-fishing adventure. I was

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The last hunt.
Posted: January 30, 2015

The weather was brutal. Here it was the opening weekend of the 2007 West River rifle season, and a foot of fresh snow had just blanketed most of western South Dakota. I talked my 72-year-old father into loading up his pickup and making the long drive

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The Fowl Line
Posted: January 30, 2015

Here are words that I will likely never type again: this fall it is going to cost me more to enjoy my favorite hobby all thanks to the efforts of our politicians in Washington, D.C. And I, for one, am happy to shuck out the extra cash.

  On Dec. 19, P

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