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The Red Zone, with Jared Bloomgren

My friend, Jared Bloomgren, is back with his final installment in his Spot-and-Stalk series (see Spot & Stalk Tactics & Spot & Stalk Part II.)  He's taken numerous animals with...
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Cowgirl Up

As much as I love to hunt, nothing brings meaning to life like a family.  I’m happily married to my wife, Jodi, of 12 years.  I'm also the...
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Spot & Stalk Part II, with Jared Bloomgren

Jared Bloomgren was on the Rok Blog a few weeks ago with Spot & Stalk Tactics.  Rejoice Spot & Stalk junkies because he's back with Part II. Show us the...
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Spot & Stalk Tactics, with Jared Bloomgren

Jared has been featured on the Rok Blog before, and for good reason.  He has been successful on a wide variety of species with all weapon types.  Jared...
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Hunting the Backcountry, with Jared Bloomgren

You met Jared Bloomgren a few months ago (Who Is Jared Bloomgren?) on the Rok Blog.  I regard him as an expert on the subject of solo backcountry hunting....
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And the Winner is…

As promised, all blog subscribers would be entered in a drawing for the Billy Molls DVD: The Modern Day Mountain Man, Season IV. As of the deadline,...
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DVD Review: The Modern Day Mountain Man, Season IV

When I approached Billy Molls about an interview for the Rok Blog's "Who Is" series, I didn't understand Alaskan hunting much.  Billy mentioned that if I'd review...
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Goodbye George

Country music lost a legend this last week, George Jones.  If you're a country music fan, you know who he is.  If don't, you should. So what does this blog...

The Good Idea Fairy

Don’t Listen to the GIF – She’s a Liar! Aron Snyder Most of you probably haven’t heard of the “Good Idea Fairy” (we’ll call her GIF for short) but you probably know...
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Application Strategy: Get Off the Declining Odds Treadmill

    The draw odds for quality tags have worsened significantly with the rise of the information age.  I did a comparison of four of Idaho’s mule draw hunts,...

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