Tag Archives: big game hunting

On the Hunt of a ‘Beloved’ Lion

[Note: The following was first published in the September 2015 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2015 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. As I sat making plans for the coming fall’s hunting season and looking forward to the amenities and isolation of … Continue reading

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The Digital Angler/Hunter

[Note: The following was first published in the May 2014 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2014 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. It wasn’t that long ago that all you needed to get around on a hunting or fishing trip was … Continue reading

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The Value of Access

[Note: The following was first published in the January 2013 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2013 Don H. Meredith One of the first economic models you learn, probably in grade school, is that of “supply and demand” where the price of … Continue reading

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Trophies of Willow Valley

It’s an annual event that has gained  legendary status in Alberta and adjacent provinces and States. It is the Willow Valley Trophy Day that is held each second Saturday in January at Pincher Creek, Alberta. I attended the show in … Continue reading

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Winded Up

Last Friday was the last day of deer season in this area of Alberta. So, that was it for me as far as hunting goes in 2007. I did not get my deer this year but I saw a lot … Continue reading

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Wayward Moose

Yesterday, it was cold (-18C, 0F) and a skiff of snow had fallen overnight. The light wind was out of the east, so I headed to an area that hunts well with that wind. Of course, at that temperature, windchill … Continue reading

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Calling All Bucks

Day 3 started out well. The wind was light and out of the east, perfect for many of the areas I like to hunt which have west access. The temperature was just below freezing.  That latter condition posed the largest … Continue reading

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