Idaho Mule deer buck in early summer.I enjoy getting trail camera pictures of Idaho's wildlife about as much as any other outdoor activity I have ever engaged in!
The perfect wife and the perfect day.I am a traveling pipefitter and U.P. native. My wife and kids have set roots in Boise area one by one. Now, in every spare moment spent here, I make my wife trout fish with me.
Idaho buck killed by Cade Reed from La Grande OR
Idaho bear hunting ROCKS!!Great Bear Season! Not the bear I took but one of many visiting the bait!
Panhandle Bull 2014
Mystic Saddle Ranch
Rio Grande Gobbler. Unit 38 controlled youth hunt. Payton Lanningham, age 13
First bear hunt! McKade Lanningham, age 10
Unit 39 Over the Counter General Mule Deer HuntIt was October 2014 and I was hunting unit 39 with Justin Denison. Justin and I had just killed a buck for him a few days prior and now it was my turn to get one.
My Life :)
Unit 62 Buck
John Anderson at lake walcot, great day fishing, John Anderson fishing at lake walcot, great day fishing....
Hunting with my DaughterMonster MemoriesRolling over in bed, I reached for my cell phone to see what time it was. You guessed it! I woke up before my cell phone alarm could sound, why you might ask?
A pair of blondes (bears, that is...)Our game camera caught these two light color phase bears grazing in the open.
Curious chukarTook a little cruise in the Owyhee backcountry and saw this chukar crossing the road (no I don't know why...lol.)
2015 cow moose27 yd shot with my bow
7 lb. 2 oz. Rainbow TroutHappiness is a wife that can outfish you.
Sophia's first fishThis is the first fish Sophia has caught, a rainbow. She was both elated and disgusted.
Turkey 1 1/2" spurs. And 10 inch beard
2014 3pt Muley Following a 3 hour stalk and waiting 30 minutes for the bedded buck to rise, one shot was all it took to anchor my best buck to date.
Taylor Daley, Age 14, with her first black bear
Me, my wife and her bird After a 2.5 hour afternoon hunt, we were able to persuade a flock of turkey's and this nice 4 year old tom within the shotgun range of my "turkey slaying" wife, Kim!
Jack's first chinook!
Clearwater Tom2.5 hours into the afternoon hunt, a flock of hens brought this 4 year old tom to a meeting with destiny and my turkey hunting fanatic wife....:)
First fish of year, what a hog! Just another day out on the water!
Bear family portrait This sow and her three Cubs pose for a family portrait taken by the trail camera at a bait site near Williams Lake.
C J Strike Smallmouth 20 inches longMy buddy and me caught 6 apiece in 3 hours , must have found the right spot , didn't have a scale but the largest one was 20 inches
Fish OnWe had an itch so we scratched it!! Limits both days on the little river.
Owen Boreson and his first bearThis is my Nephew Owen Boreson and his first bear!
Bradlee's first deer!I am 12 years old and this was my first hunt. I heard him in the bushes and scared him out, then shot him in the chest with my 12 gauge shot gun.
Ron koch 2014 mile deer
Tim`s Idaho Bull ElkAfter waiting for 3 hours and watching 30 cow elk feeding on the hill side two bull elk findly showed them selfs one real nice 4x4 and this 6x6 I harvest.
Great huntingGreat hunting
Unit 38 opening morning youth huntYouth hunter Evan on a hunt hosted by a local landowner and the Gem State Chapter of NWTF harvested this fine gobbler on opening morning!
Cascade Reservoir Perch
Turkey VultureWe were driving out of Sage Hen Reservoir when this Turkey Vulture swooped down in front of us. I pulled over and got my camera out. It was my first time seeing a vulture in Idaho!
My very first Salmon ever landed!!! This year is my second year salmon fishing and my very first year reeling a salmon in all the way to the net! I was even able to tag out this same day.
Old man shot an old goatHunt of a lifetime; 5 days of hunting the high country of Idaho, rewarded with this 10.5 yr old goat,
9" beard Called him in to 30 yards. Gillie suit did its job and I was able to draw and shoot without spooking him.
Snake river bass Trolling the snake river, we caught 50 bass today. using lures no worms. me and the wife had a great Mother's Day in the Idaho outdoors. Stay safe and boat responsibly!
One happy little girl, first turkey. After getting up at 4:30 am to get set up before the turkeys, success happened. The birds flew down out of the trees right in front of Sydney. She zeroed in and made a great clean shot at 20 yards.
First day deer hunting
Trail Cam bearded hensCaught two bearded hens on my trail cam.
Wild Turkey I had the opportunity to bag this big gobbler and find a deadhead mule deer buck in some of Idaho's most beautiful country!
2015 Youth Turkey HuntAnother youth turkey hunt for a brother and sister that just became licensed hunters earlier this year.
Short range weapon only hunt, S&W .460 XVRTo those of us who love guns and the treasured moments they help us create, it's really difficult to choose just one.
Toad in Pond, Mountain Home, ID
Kyler's First Turkey!My 15 year old's first time out turkey hunting and he tagged this great tom! Way to go, Kyler!
Puffed up. Quail on a windy day!
First turkey hunt
Harvested by Jay Wilson 9;00am September 24th, 2015.
Megan Mylers turkey
6 Point Elk BullOn opening morning for the rifle hunts (Elk); from camp, we followed a game trail out a ways to a clear elevated position (southwest of Sage Hen Reservoir looking out towards Ola).
1 hours worth.
Henry's Lake Brookie.
First steelheadMy 7 year old sons first steelhead
kendalls elkhunting with my uncle and my dad in the edna creek area. 200 yards was the shot and a lot of winter meat was the reward.
kendalls whitetailkendall's first buck, a whitetail in hells canyon. we asked a man to hunt on his property and he was kind enough to allow us. shot with a 243 at about 80 yards. was with dad and uncle.
Youth Turkey HuntThis was on a youth pheasant hunt put on by two hunter education instructors. I was fortunate enough to teach this youth hunter as well as take him on his first hunt.
First TurkeyMadison,s first turkey at age 12
Successful icefishing on Lake CascadeSharing a picture of my friend's son after a successful fishing trip at Lake Cascade.
2014 B&C Shiras Moose2014 B&C Shiras Moose taken in Fremont County, Idaho
deer shot 10-23-2014 north of soda springs idaho.8×7 mule deer that I shot on 10-23-2014.He was 36 1/2 inches wide. He will be scored at the fish and game office in pocatello on the 17th of march.
Good day antelope hunting.
Archery Mountain Goat
backcountry black beardetermination and discipline paid off after several treks into the backcountry in pursuit of an ID black bear. I harvested this bear at eye level, with a 4 yard shot.
Unit 63A Short Range Weapon Hunt - October 2014On the first day of the hunt we almost drown in the Snake River when our jet boat hit a snag and sunk after the engine quit on us!
Mark September 2014Archery 2014
Osborn, Russell Camp our boys did good this last fall 6X6 scored 330 7X7 ? much bigger Havent scored yet.
First bull ever. Archery 2014Hunted for 7 days, saw lots of great build just couldn't close the distance. So I settled for this six point on the last day to hunt!
7 x 7 BullAlthough I shot this bull my 11 year old son Colton helped to call it in to me by working the cow call. I pulled him out of school early and within a few hours we were onto the elk.
2014 - First Buck Mule Deer! Opening morning...first time Buck Mule Deer taken with my .243. I love Idaho! =)
Arbon Valley Hunt
North IdahoFall Fishing North Idaho is Great
Fall 2014 Mule Deer "My B-Day Buck"
my first steelheadHad to have my big sister help me land it!
Gavin Jones 15, caught this today with the support of his brother Reilly15 and nephew Quentin JonesGavin (15), caught this today with the support of his brother Reilly (15) and nephew Quentin.
Cash on Snake RiverCash on Snake River, doing what he loves.
Chesapeake, Cash on the snake river.Last day to get Cash out for ducks. Successful day and Cash did multiple retrieves, and retrieved all ducks. Good Job!
Mule Deer Doe I harvested this doe on the last evening hunt I could enjoy of the season. During the last hour of daylight, she came prancing onto the hillside 400 yards away from where I was standing.
My first wolfI had been setting in the same location in a blind for nearly a week. I was hunting primarily whitetail the first few days, then for elk once it opened.
first deer 10 years old
400 lb bear 12 years old
Rainbow being landed in the Big Lost River
A nice 13-inch Arctic Grayling caught in Idaho in June of 2013 on a "Black Standard" dry fly.
Nice black bear.Caught this bear on my trail cam.
Color phase black bear.Caught this beautiful sow bear on my trail cam.
Had to put him back!Many hard fighting wild fish this year! Excellent!
My 2014 Whitetail!!Hunted about 20 days all fall, missed a shot at him earlier in the season. Ended up getting him with a couple hours of daylight on the last day!
The pack out, 2014
2014 archery bull. 301" pope and young score
My son first carp on the fly.My sons carp on the fly.
My son first buck. Shot why a muzzleloader.My sons first deer on a late muzzleloader hunt.
White Tail Hunt In The ClearwaterIt had snowed two days earlier, and now it let up. Critters were starting to move around now.
Frank Church Ram
Hayden Lake Pike Bonanza... Lots of action for these youthsRj Clancy and Jarrod Gaylord enjoy a heart pounding reward capturing the first Northern pike on January 1st of 2015 in Hayden Lake, ID.
First Big Game Animal, First Elk, First Archery Harvest
Bass Fishing June 2014
some Eurasion Doves in September 2014
Owyhee Big Buck Hunt
Salmon River Steelhead
Sherry's 2nd mooseSherry harvested her 1st moose when she was 7.5 months pregnant with our 1st child.
Tina's 2014 north Idaho moose! 17 year old Tina dropped her bull on the road!
Duck hunting with the boys.
First Archery kill after 8 years of trying. What a great feeling and experience. Can't wait till next year.I have done a lot of mule deer bow hunting without any success one arrow release and miss. And a couple of pull backs but nothing to show for all the hard back country work.
First LionLocal youth hunter harvested his first mountain lion last week.
peacefulunit 48 elk hunt
1st deer1st deer age 12
2014 Mule Deer
Dusky Grouse & Longbow
First Bow Harvest
2 year's pay off
Pheasant in Bruneau, Idaho.
Northern Flicker - Bruneau, IdahoThis Northern Flicker was pecking away at our shed after the first snowfall. I was astounded by the beauty hidden underneath the wings and tail!
This Northern Harrier stalks the pasture next to our house in Bruneau, Idaho.
Cool MorningEnjoying my morning coffee
Fall Fishing on the South Fork of The Boise River Early morning fishing on the South Fork of the Boise River. An angler casts his line among the brilliant fall colors that accent Idaho's natural beauty.
That felt like a fish
Patrick Burch of Middleton with his first deer.
"Here's looking at you" This Great Grey owl was spotted along the Gold Fork River near Donnelly, ID while searching with Dr. Leon Powers for one of North America's rarest and most sought-after wild creatures.
shot this Doe at 235 yards
shot this buck when he stood up behind a tree 15 feet from me
Mackey Bar road August 2014
My Bucket List- 312 6/8At 77 I best go after a brow tine bull while I can still chase ELK this year. I got very lucky. My wife says that the meat is the best of the 5 that we have processed so far.
C.J. Strike 2014 Bass Best day of bass fishing I have ever had, small mouth Bass many over 4 lbs.
Grizzly BearI usually see grizzly bears in my hunting spot
Bowhunting rifle season. @bowhuntingben
killed during a deer hunt
On Top of the World – hunting in Idaho.
One bird well taken. One Bird well taken makes a fine day!
18 inch Blackfoot River cutthroatI don't often fish water that has a lot of cutthroat trout, so I was excited to catch a few on a trip to the Blackfoot River.
Happy 11 year old hunterWe took our son out for opening day and were not able to get a good shot at any of the deer we saw. Two days later he shot this nice buck with one shot in the same area. Great hunt. Great experience.
Last chance buck. 4x4 harvested on the final day of rifle season in unit 54.After a frustrating season filled with small bucks, wind and warm weather, I figured my chances of filling my coveted unit 54 tag with a nice deer were slim.
kim cox, unit 39
Brody Nitzel 1st buck!!Brody's first buck was a 50 yard shot with a 223.
2014 Hunt in Unit 76Three days of hard work finally put us in the thick of all the elk. There were Bulls bugling all over the valley.
Riley's First BuckRiley Hagenbaugh harvested her first buck near Troy Idaho on October 16, 2014.
Tina's Bull Moose
Sherry's Cow MooseSherry's second moose, she harvested a bull when she was 7.5 months pregnant.
First SharptailFirst sharp-tailed grouse.
Opening day 2014 limited entry Mule Deer
First Deer Hunt! Shot my first deer opening day!!! One shot at 100 yards. I am so excited for next year already!
Unit 15, Idaho, 2013
Once in a lifetime trophy Not only was I lucky enough to draw this once in a lifetime non-resident bull moose tag for unit 6 I was also lucky enough to harvest this trophy bull that was better then I ever dreamed of.
2014 Bear Hunt
It's a great day with my HeidoHo!
Snake River Sturgeon
A Clearwater Long Beard
First deer with a bowFirst deer with a bow at 20 yards
Evening shoot of both mourning and collared doves.Father and son dove hunt.
Spring Fishing and Fall Hunting
The Last CastWe were enjoying our vacation to Idaho and the Ashton area. It was the night of the Super Moon when I captured this photo of a fisherman while the sun was setting on the Snake River.
general season 2013 buck
Who spies who?This is the evening of the big August rain storm in Twin, my wife asked what i wanted to do for my birthday and the hills were my first choice.
my elkMy 5x7 elk.
big fishMy trout I caught out of my boat at minidoka damn.
Packing out the bull
Elk and Deer in Idaho County, Harpster, Idahothese pictures were taken in my front yard
cj strike bass
7 min. bull
Smallmouth BassFishing with my son.
Little bear at Feist Creek Falls Resort in Eastport, Id June, 2014
42" 27lbs salmon caught at Ellis Idaho it was the biggest salmon I ever caught
it was a good day of fishin on a little Salmon River we all went out
Archery antelopeAfter waiting patently all day, this nice buck was arrowed perfectly at 27 yards.
Mom gets her son his very first Kokanee
First big bowtech buck
Nate's first deer, Age-12My sons first deer, after a little stalk through the trees to the edge of the field a long pause ending in a bang. You couldn't wipe the proud smile of his face.
Wolf & Elk InteractionsAttached are three Elk and Wolf interactions. In Wolf Story 1 a young bull elk is attacked by two wolves but escapes. He is back on site in two days.
" A good day with my boys"
8/4/2013out for a drive
North Idaho Public Land