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At Home in the Highlands
Categories: Hunts
Jan 21, 2019
The landscape’s burnt orange hues reminded me of either an alpine moose meadow in late September/early October or the rusty appearance of Kodiak Island on a fall bear hunt. The bare, rolling landscape resembled both the Arctic tundra and the badlands of southern Alberta. We were on the Suisgill Estate in the Scottish Highlands!

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In The Kitchen With Chef Eduardo Garcia
Author: SITKA Gear
Categories: Hunts
Jun 2, 2017
Chef Eduardo Garcia’s home, east of Bozeman, Montana, sits in a meadow that backs up to Ted Turner’s legendary Flying D Ranch, in the foothills of the Gallatin River Valley. By the time I arrived at lunchtime on a warm day in late May, Eduardo had already been at work in the kitchen for several hours. Tomatoes, garlic, white onion, and thyme were braising in olive oil in a terracotta bowl on top of the gas range.

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Beyond the Layers - Athlete Jim Hole Jr.
Author: SITKA Gear
Categories: Hunts
Jun 2, 2017
In the deep freeze of winter in the Alberta Bowzone, where late November temperatures can reach forty below, there’s one consideration that legendary whitetail outfitter and SITKA athlete Jim Hole, Jr., prioritizes above all others when he’s selecting and rigging his gear: silence. And we’re not just talking about stealth on the way to the stand — that’s important, too — we’re talking about the silence of an owl perched in a tree.

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