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He’s Alive and Even Bigger

On Friday, October 25 I had an evening hunt that I’ll never forget and I didn’t even draw my bow back. There are no acorns on the farm I hunt this year and all of the deer are in the fields. It was a no brainer to hunt the shanty situated on a small point at the field edge overlooking a lush green bottom with a pond in the middle. While walking More...

by Parsons Advocate | Published 9 months ago
By Clint Nichols On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

2013 Mast Survey

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) has released their findings for the 2013 mast survey and they’re calling it the year of the beech.  According to the survey, “this year’s index for More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Bow Season is Here

For many diehard West Virginia archery hunters, September 28 has been marked on the calendars since the beginning of the year and finally the long wait is over.  This past Saturday thousands of camo covered bow More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Fishing the New River

There’s no doubt that the mighty New River is one of the best smallmouth fisheries in the country and it only takes one time fishing it to see why. However, it’s fished a little different this year due to all More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

The Beaverhead, Madison and Gallatin Rivers

Last week we were roaming around the Rocky Mountains near Dillon, Montana.  We spent two days floating the Beaverhead River which can best be described as non-stop big fish catching action.  Tara and I have grown More...

Trout caught in Bitterroot River, Montana
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Big Sky, Montana

  Trout caught in Bitterroot River, Montana The west has a certain draw to me where I yearn to get back to the Rocky Mountains year after year. The cool running mountain rivers are thriving with healthy wild More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Bucks in Velvet

It’s hard to believe that another hunting season begins the end of next month.  Summer is a good time to get out and observe wildlife especially the little ones.  It’s also a good time to see what kind of More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

More Rain, Muddy Water and Big Brown Trout

It’s been a wet, rainy summer so far in the West Virginia mountains.  The forecast for this week is calling for a drying period with the heat and humidity finally making an appearance.  On the news the weatherman More...