Posts Categorized: Miscellaneous

An Empty Freezer & A Full Heart

I had such high hopes for this hunting season. At this point in time I expected to have over 200lbs of elk meat in my freezer, and maybe some whitetail venison, too. But all that’s in my freezer right now is one venison roast from last year’s deer. That’s pathetic. But you know what? I’m… Read more »

Kicking Doubt in the Face, and Answering a Reader Question

I’m typing without an agenda, which makes this the first article of it’s kind for Sole Adventure this year.  I have been incredibly focused on my upcoming elk hunt, and writing informational articles that help share my journey with you, the reader.  I am not finished; there is a lot more that I want to… Read more »

Hunting Is Worthless. And 4 Other Things You Need to Know…

Photos have already started pouring in from the early antelope and mule deer seasons out West, and soon I’ll be seeing some tremendous elk and whitetail photos from across the country. I’m “friends” (at least on Facebook anyway) with some great hunters that have already killed beautiful animals with their bows, and the temptation for… Read more »

The Trembling Giant

I’ve long been fed up with the predictable storylines, unrealistic harvests, and staged action shots of hunting shows and videos.  But in the past few years there have been some television shows, online series, and short films that raised the standard of portraying the beauty, mystery, and intensity of hunting.  One of the latest, and greatest,… Read more »

Ready or Not, Elk Season is Coming!

July already?!  I am leaving for my elk hunt in 82 days, which sounds like a long time, but two-and-a-half months sure can fly by – especially in the summer. The fact that this big hunt is just around the corner is incredibly exciting and slightly stressful.  I have prepared, and I feel ready, but of… Read more »