Posts tagged "hunting"

Kentucky Lake Fishing Experience

Kentucky Lake Fishing Experience
What I normally say at the end of my TV shows is that “Great Fishing is not that far away.” That truly is the case with fishing Kentucky Lake.  I live in the south suburbs of Chicago and not all that far from I-57.   Getting down to Kentucky Lake, according to my GPS is 5... Read more »

IDNR Announces Changes for 2014-2015 Deer Hunting Seasons

IDNR Announces Changes for 2014-2015 Deer Hunting Seasons
IDNR Announces Changes for 2014-2015 Deer Hunting Seasons Twenty additional counties removed from late-winter season: permits reduced for some counties I received this infnormation from Chris Young of the IL DNR.  In that there are some changes in the 2014/2015  deer hunting seasons I feel it’s necessary to share there with the many Illinois deer... Read more »

Fishing reports and news

Fishing reports and news
Here’s the latest reports that I received.  Got reports?  Pics?   News?  Send it to me at iloutdoors@comcast.net for sharing in this report. Don’t forget to check out the photos a the bottom of this page.. Illinois Fishing Report by Chris Young, IL DNR Chris Young of the IL DNR gathers a fishing report on lakes... Read more »
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Illinois DNR News

Just a few weeks ago I had Chris Young from the Illinois DNR on the Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show to talk about the recent changes in Perch fishing regulations on Lake Michigan.  Perching now is open in July. Chris just sent me his monthly IL DNR News report and I’d like to share it... Read more »

Northwoods News

Northwoods News
A week  has past since I was in the Northwoods of Wisconsin.  Already I wish I was back and enjoying the great fishing I experienced.  I have to give some credit to my fishing success to Mark at the Forest Lake Country Store.  One time over breakfast he and I went over a map book... Read more »

Northwoods Report

Northwoods Report
I just looked at the calendar and noticed that I’m about 2 weeks out of heading to the Northwoods of Wisconsin.  Can’t wait.   I just got a report the other day the the ice is finally gone. It won’t take long for the lakes to warm up.  And from my friend Mark at the Forest... Read more »
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Reports and News Updates

Reports and News Updates
Preliminary numbers on the Illinois Turkey Harvest by Chris Young, IL DNR North Zone First Season (April 14-18): First season harvest in the North Zone was 1848, compared to 1742 in 2013.  Top five counties were JoDaviess (159), Fulton (104), Pike (90), Adams (81), and Hancock (71).  Cold and rainy conditions on the first day... Read more »

Illinois Outdoors TV Show on Hunting at Rooster Heaven - Photos

Last week a TV show for Illinois Outdoors was recorded at the Rooster Heaven Hunt Club. I had the opportunity to hunt with Dave June of Chicago, a fellow member of the German Shorthaired Pointer Club of Illinois.   Dave brought his German Shorthaired Pointer Kady. Unfortunately, while on a hunt last fall, Kady had an... Read more »

Fishing & Hunting Report and News

Fishing & Hunting Report and News
This is the place for you to do some bragging.  Got a fishing or hunting report?  How about a photo of your prize catch.  Send reports and photos via email to me at iloutdoors@comcast.net Pheasant Hunting at Rooster Heaven by Don Dziedzina I got my last hunt in at Rooster Heaven for the 2013/2014 season. ... Read more »
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Patterning Your Shot Gun for Turkey Hunting

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Last Friday I recorded a segment for the Illinois Outdoors TV Show with Dan Stefanich.   The segment is on patterning your shotgun for turkey hunting. Right now we’re in the beginning of the wild turkey hunting season.  Dan has been out on a couple hunts already and has more scheduled. Knowing where to aim and... Read more »