Video: Beaver Island Turkey Hunt

Here’s a gorgeous video of spring turkey hunt on Michigan’s Beaver Island. It does a great job of capturing the calm of the early morning woods and the pleasures of watching. . .

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Classic Podcast: Tips on Buying a Used Shotgun


If you plan to buy a used double barrel shotgun anytime soon, you’ll want to listen to the latest Double Barrel Podcast with Bruce Bowlen, Orvis’ Head Shooting Instructor at the Orvis Wingshooting School in Manchester, Vermont. It offers invaluable and. . .

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Photo Essay: Thoughts on Training Dogs


Tish and Martha doing some hilltop chilling with clients.
All photos courtesy Dave Brown

I think we all can agree that dogs are man’s best friend. For those of us who spend a a lot of time with working dogs, this unique relationship between man and beast holds true. They sense your mood, and when push comes to shove, they are quick to perform. In a weird sense they become. . .

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Photos: The Joys of Introducing Kids to Turkey Hunting

Written by: Scott McEnaney, Eastern ELOG Fishing Director


Not every kid has a chance to learn to hunt, so it’s great to help out when you can.
All photos courtesy Scott McEnaney

One of the joys of turkey hunting is how friendly it is for a youth hunter. The audio aspect of a gobbling Tom combined with the visuals of a fortunate hunter watching a show is something every kid who has. . .

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