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Tuesday, May 28th, 2024

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Sportsmen Since 1967

Tuesday, May 28th, 2024

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Sportsmen Since 1967

Why keeping a field journal is essential for hunting and foraging

Gretchen Steele writes that hunting journals are a valuable part of her outdoor life and she feels that everyone should keep one. (Stock photo)

Time and time again I find myself turning not only to my field journals, but also to those that I inherited from others. Looking at the really old ones is bitter sweet, knowing  many of  the locations have been lost to mining, growth, development etc. They also show me subtle shifts in weather patterns, migratory patterns. They are valuable part of my outdoor life and I feel that everyone should keep one.
Whether you’re a seasoned hunter, a passionate forager, or an aspiring outdoor enthusiast, here’s why keeping a field journal should be an essential part of your wilderness journey.

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