• The Running Shot
    by  Lem James

    If anything I consider myself a conservative shooter. I have always wanted a high probability kill shot and usually had the results to back it up. ...

  • The Pace of Deer
    by  Lem James

    The woods in general and specifically deer keep a different schedule than our 9-5 rushed workday. The wilderness, even small farm lot wilderness, l ...

  • Ducks in the Salt Marsh
    by  Lem James

    Duck hunting in the salt marshes, bays and estuaries provides a taste of a different kind of wilderness. While lakes and marshes across the country ...

  • Canoe Hunting
    by  Lem James

    There is a Winchester painting of a trapper in a canoe coming around a corner through the rapids, and directly in his path is a huge bull moose. Hi ...

  • Calling All Bulls
    by  Lem James

    Wouldn’t it be nice if the bulls would cooperate? I hear it every year. Friends and hunting acquaintances ask what the trick is to calling in ...

  • Youth Weekend
    by  Lem James

    Opening day has a magic all its own. Sleepless nights and various rituals along with the opportunity for hunting unwary game make the magic. Waterf ...