The following is from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. The story has a happy ending because the paddler was wearing a life jacket. Paddlers, please wear your PFD. I wear mine. So does my wife. She’s the pretty lady in the photo. Indiana Conservation Officers responded and rescued a kayaker in distress from theContinue reading “PFD Equals Happy Ending”
The School of Agriculture at a university near my home harbors three ponds. They flood about an acre each. There is a fourth pond but it hasn’t held water for years and has the overgrowth to prove it. The ponds are used to irrigate the surrounding fields, which serve as classrooms for the agriculture students.Continue reading “Easy Fishing”
The Erie Canal, new public lands along the Kentucky River, a state record saugeye and bluegill time: a grab bag of goodies in my May Kentucky Monthly http://www.kentuckymonthly.com Field Notes column. Thanks for reading http://www.kentuckymonthly.com/explore/field-notes/fishing-the-erie-canal-and-more/.
Backyard test, Hyperlite UltaMid 2 pyramid tent, UltaMid 2 insert with DCF11 floor and UltaMid carbon fiber tent pole. First glance: fast, easy set up. The stuff weighs ounces and is tough as nails. Rain coming. Will let you know. hyperlitemountaingear. #theoutdoornotebook #camping #outdoors.