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2016 Mast Survey

It has been a late start to fall so far with the lack of rain in September and up until this past week, color to the landscape. In normal years the leaves always peak in central West Virginia around October 14-18. They are at least a week late this year and not near as vibrant.There’s plenty of brown in the landscape as well with wilted leaves on More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

You Snooze, You Lose

If you asked me what was the number one advancement in the hunting world that I’ve witnessed in my lifetime it would be when trail cameras hit the market. I’m old enough to remember the time before trail cameras More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Changing of the Seasons

There are many reasons I’m thankful for being born and raised in our wild and wonderful state and being able to witness the change of seasons is one of them. The first official day of fall arrived on September More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

My Favorite Time of the Year

Fall is no doubt my favorite time of the year. With school in session and football season in full swing there’s no questioning that fall is right around the corner. It’s so close I can almost smell the falling More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Birthday Brown

I remember a time when birthdays use to be fun and exciting looking forward to the big day with plenty of cake and presents to open. You got to have a party with all of your friends running around without a care More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Good Ole Rocky Top

With summer winding down Tara and I ventured south to good ole rocky top Tennessee for one last weekend getaway before school starts. The school part use not to be an issue but not anymore as we have a use to be More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Dog Days of Summer

It never fails that every year around this time I see a nice buck and my thoughts start to look forward to the cool, frosty mornings of fall. Just this past weekend while working on a new hunting shanty a nice buck More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Fishing a Brand New River

I always like fishing a creek or river for the first time. There’s the challenge of figuring out what is the best section to fish and where the fish are hiding. Usually any of the bigger holes especially those More...