Archives for February 2012

Try Any New Outdoor Activity

super spartan gladiator

If you could try any new outdoor activity, or go somewhere new to you – what and or where would it be? [Read more…]

Opti-Logic Defines Cutting-Edge With Sabre Rangefinders

Tullahoma, TN: Opti-Logic Corporation, makers of the world’s first Consumer Priced Ballistics Compensating Laser Rangefinders and distributors of top-quality binoculars reveals their cutting-edge Sabre Laser Rangefinder.

The new Sabre rangefinder by Opti-Logic is a culmination of many years engineering that capitalizes on Opti-Logic’s distinguished record of success with their innovative patents and technologies including the original VAC (Vertical Angle Compensation)  The vertically oriented Sabre Provides excellent ergonomics and measures a stout, 5.2 inches L X 3.23 inches H X 1.8 inches W the Sabre will easily fit the hands of any shooter; man, woman or child.   [Read more…]

3D Archery Tournament – Northern Virginia Archers

3D Archery Tournament - Northern Virginia Archers

The first tournament is on Saturday, March 3rd starting at 9am. Adults are $8.00 and Children are $5.00 for entry free. [Read more…]

WY Self Guided Archery Antelope Hunt

Archery Only Consultants - Antelope
The following Self-guided archery antelope is available at a discount! There are a couple options on this hunt, so pay close attention:

6 day archery antelope only (crossbows are legal)
Exclusive access to a 3000 acre ranch near Newcastle, Wy
Property orientation by the owners
One buck antelope
Add a doe antelope for only $100! [Read more…]

VDGIF Confirm Elk Restoration to Begin Soon

MISSOULA, Mont.-The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has been officially notified that elk restoration efforts in Virginia will begin this spring.

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries officials confirmed the news to RMEF, the project’s leading financial contributor with a pledge of $300,000. RMEF leaders say they will now step up local fundraising efforts to ensure the project, once started, continues to move forward and remains on schedule. [Read more…]

Opti-Logic Announces Micro Rangefinder Series

 

Tullahoma, TN: Opti-Logic Corporation, makers of the world’s first Consumer Priced Ballistics Compensating Laser Rangefinders and distributors of top-quality binoculars reveals the addition of another feature-rich, small package laser rangefinder to their
Micro Laser Rangefinder Series – The Micro II. [Read more…]

ECWSF Heads to Higher Country

Entrance to the ECWSF Expo

We attended the Eastern Chapter Wild Sheep Foundation (ECWSF) Expo this past weekend. Preliminary numbers show that once again the expo was a success in generating good numbers for the Wild Sheep Foundation.

For those of you that were not familiar with some of the auction items, I have listed the last 3 items auctioned below and funds generated: [Read more…]

The ATA Headspin

ATA 2012

Well, it’s been a few crazy weeks since the ATA (Archery Trade Association) Show. It was really great to place a face with a name, make the handshake with world famous outdoorsman and outdoorswomen like Jason Matzinger (Into High County), Tim Burnett (Solo Hunter TV), and Chris Denham (Western Hunter & Elk Hunter Magazines), Tracy Breen (man, myth, legend!), Mark Seacat (Seacat Creative), Jeff Simpson (Fencepost Films), Collin Cottrell (C3 Engage), Dan Staton (Train to Hunt), The BowCast Crew (next time I will pick the lunch location!), Tim Endsley (Bad Medicine Archery), Douglas Gilmer (Backcountry Chaplain), Trevon Stolzfus (Outback Outdoors), to name a few! (Is this considered name dropping?!) [Read more…]

Pro Guide Direct and MeatEater Join Forces

 

Pro Guide Direct is proud to announce its partnership with MeatEater, a new original hunting television series airing Sundays at 9 pm ET/PT on the Sportsman Channel.

MeatEater host Steven Rinella, who also hosted the pioneering show The Wild Within on the Travel Channel, is an author, hunter and avid outdoorsman who has always been, “entranced by early man’s ingenuity and sheer determination to survive and thrive under challenging circumstances.” Whether tracking black-tail deer in the remote Alaskan wilderness, or rooting out Javelina in Texas, Rinella tracks and pursues his prey to procure his own food, something he is very passionate about. [Read more…]

Sunday Hunting in Virginia House

Sunday Huting Coalition

Your action is needed to preserve hunting in Virginia. The bill to repeal the ban on Sunday hunting will be heard this WEDNESDAY EVENING (Feb. 1) in the Natural Resources subcommittee of the House Agriculture Committee. It is imperative that these members hear from you telling them to support hunter and property rights — vote YES on HB 921. Please call and email each member of the subcommittee, then visit virginiasundayhunting.org to email your own Delegate. [Read more…]