Archives For Conservation

Photo Credit: Donald M Jones

Photo Credit: Donald M Jones

Hunters are goal-oriented people by nature. This is no surprise to anyone. We thrive in an environment in which there is a tangible, visible goal that can be achieved. Harvesting any animal is one such goal. But there can come a point for some in which filling a tag is not enough. They need to be challenged more and need something greater to strive for.

Have you heard of a Super Slam? It is a life-long quest to harvest one of each of the 29 big-game species in North America. It is a lofty goal that very few have achieved. It is also practically impossible to complete for anyone who is not either independently wealthy or privately sponsored given the incredibly high cost of some of the hunts required (Stone Sheep… Need I say more?). Continue Reading…

“A hunt based only on the trophies taken falls far short of what the ultimate goal should be.” – Fred Bear

Keep the Goal in Mind

“If you are not working to protect hunting, then you are working to destroy it.” – Fred Bear

Which Are You Doing?