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Bass Pro Founder, Johnny Morris named Citizen Conservationist of the Year

Bass Pro Founder, Johnny Morris named Citizen Conservationist of the Year
The 50 State Fish and Wildlife Agencies Honor Bass Pro Founder, Johnny Morris, as Its Citizen Conservationist of the Year The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies’ dedicates new Johnny Morris Award in his honor to recognize lifetime commitment to natural resource stewardship The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA), which represents North America’s... Read more »

Talking Turkey this weekend

Talking Turkey this weekend
A good friend of mine, Ken Ingo will be talking turkey at the Turkey Classic this Saturday and Sunday, March 24-25. The Turkey Classic will be at the Bass Pro Shops in Bolingbrook and Ken Will be doing his seminars on Saturday from 1-3pm and Sunday 1-3pm. His seminars will be on turkey calls and... Read more »

Go Outdoors! It's good for you!

This came in from our friends at the Bass Pro Shops.   Get the kids outdoors and check out this event that will help… Families and Kids can ‘Go Outdoors’ at Bass Pro Shops event Springfield, Missouri–(April 25, 2011)– As a child, you probably remember your parents telling you “Go outdoors and play–it’s good for you!” ... Read more »

Bass Pro offers Free Easter family fun

This  press release just came in from Bass Pro Shops. Springfield, Missouri–(March 28, 2011)– Now you can relive all your favorite Easter memories plus pass important family traditions on to your own children without it costing you a dime at Bass Pro Shops.  There’s no better time to get great outdoor memories started than during this... Read more »

Silly Mistakes in Turkey Hunting

Larry Whiteley – Bass Pro Shops This came in from Larry Whiteley from the Bass Pro Shops in Springfield MO.  Larry is an avid hunter and fisherman.  He knows his stuff.  Actually, last year while at an outdoor writers conference, Larry cooked up some fish for the writers when we visited Big Cedar Lodge.  WOW, Larry... Read more »

Bass Pro Spring Fishing Classic is coming...

From our friends at Bass Pro Shops…. AFFORDABLE FISHINGFree Bass Pro Shops Event Features Fishing University, Pro Anglers, Seminars, and More Springfield, Missouri–(February 8, 2011) Bass Pro Shops is dedicated to ensuring families continue to have fun outdoors through their exciting, educational events such as the Spring Fishing Classic.  Last year, more than 5 million... Read more »

Dressing for Winter

Larry Whiteley of the Bass Pro Shops in Springfield, MO. From Larry Whitely of Bass Pro Shops in Springfield…. DRESSING FOR WINTER Knowing how to keep warm and dry can help you enjoy the outdoors during the beautiful winter season instead of listening to the weatherman talk about the wind chill index. Layer yourself with... Read more »

Dove hunting tips from Allen Treadwell

The following is from Allen Treadwell of Bass Pro’s RedHead Pro Hunting Team… Dove hunting doesn’t take a great deal of planning. Finding where they roost, feed, drink,and pick up gravel are things you should know. Drive around the countryside looking for doves. It is easy to be fooled by small groups of birds sitting... Read more »

A Three Rivers area fishing report

This just came in from Marques Green who works in the fishing Department at Bass Pro Shops in Bolingbrook.   Des Plaines River Report!  Water is high & muddy ! Water temp are  73 degrees in the Kankakee river and as high as 82 degrees at the Joilet Power Plant . Bass are relating to... Read more »

Canoeing and camping tips

I just received some canoeing and camping tips from Larry Whiteley from Bass Pro Shops.   I can say he is very qualified to provide us with these tips.  I met Larry persoanlly for the first time last week when I attended the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers Mega Cast and Blast in Branson Missouri.... Read more »