M.W. Reynolds Traditional Country Sports

Mark has an exclusive line of Spanish AYA’s ( Bournbrook) imported directly to his store from northern Basque Country…El Pais Vasco…made to Mark’s specifications and his choice of gorgeous woods.  This is probably the best valued Spanish gun in the US…all hand made…at least in my humble opinion. M.W. Reynolds has a welcoming atmosphere where his…

TED NELSON LUNDRIGAN’S, HUNTING THE SUN

Greetings, fellow Birdbrains. With yesterday’s purchase of Hunting the Sun: A Passion for Grouse, I just finished my quest to acquire all of Ted Nelson Lundrigan’s books. For those of you who have not read his work, he is a great author. I first came across his work in an anthology entitled: Bare November Days…

The Master

People just don’t say things or write them the way they used to.  Not to dwell on nostalgia…but we live in the days of instant gratification…the days of go big or go home. I recently finished a great book on 1776 giving the first hand accounts of General George Washington‘s first year as the commander of…

>A Grouse Hunter’s Almanac by Mark Parman

>I recently received this book…and so far, I’m really enjoying the read. I’m off to southern Idaho this weekend for 2 weeks of setter chasing…and have my secrete weapon in tow (the FB English Cocker). Stay tuned for groused tales and loads of photographs! Setter Feathers…

>Upland Sporting Literature

>I’ve been collecting bird dog books now for 13 years…and many of my hunting partners and closest friends have been trying to get me to disclose my gundog book source. After L-O-N-G thought and deliberation, I’ve decided to give you all the information now that I have all of GBE’s books (11 years in the…

My Favorite Hunting and Fishing Stories

The other day while my cousin and Eric were broken down near Fort Bridger, Wyoming, we had the chance to talk about outdoor writing. Like me, Eric enjoys the creative process of writing and has actually published in the Traveling Wingshooter, which is printed by the same company that publishes the Pointing Dog Journal and…