Tag Archives: Fishing

Best Laid Plans

[Note: The following was first published in the February 2012 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2012 Don H. Meredith All Rights Reserved “The best laid schemes of mice and men Go often askew,” Robert Burns, 1785 The above line from Burns’ … Continue reading

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The Wild of Grizzly Creek, the Yukon

The Yukon is known for its history, legends, characters and incredible landscapes. It is also known as a place where outdoor dreams and adventures are realized. If you are an angler looking for some incredible fishing in the heart of … Continue reading

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The Recreation Lakes Dilemma

[Note: The following was first published as a series of three columns in the January to March 2011 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright (C) 2011 Don H. Meredith Lower catch limits, draws for special licences, restricted seasons, enforced catch-and-release. These are some of the … Continue reading

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Great Slave Lakers

As I mentioned in my article in the April 2010 Alberta Outdoorsmen, one of the icons of outdoor adventures in Canada is the northern fishing lodge. Plummer’s Great Slave Lake Lodge is one of the oldest lodges in the North, … Continue reading

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Hunting and Technology (Part 2)

In my July column for the Alberta Outdoorsmen, I continue my discussion about how modern technology has changed hunting and its effect on the resource. In this part, I specifically look at the effects of All-Terrain-Vehicle use by hunters and … Continue reading

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Hunting and Technology

As our human population grows there are more and more demands on our limited natural resources. At the same time we keep developing newer and better ways of getting things done that increases our efficiency in the field. Hunting and … Continue reading

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The Enemy is Us

There was a time in this great land when hunters and anglers were the ‘go-to’ people for concerns about environment and conservation. Those who took to the outdoors to put some meat on the table and explore the interconnectedness we … Continue reading

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