Author Archives: Dennis Neely: Traditional Woodsman

“The Mortimer Double”

“Snapshot Saturday”

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“Hunting for Game”

“Snapshot Saturday”

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“they purchased me a new gun…”

14th November, 1763: Fog shrouded a crimson cardinal’s “whit, whit, tsu, tsu, tsu, tsu.” Now and again a brown oak leaf drifted through the mist. The oaks still held a fair number of their leaves. Crows initiated their first melee … Continue reading

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“Adding Boughs to the Brush Shelter”

“Snapshot Saturday”

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“Warm October Afternoon”

“Snapshot Saturday”  

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The Importance of Hunting Camps

Hunting camps are always a popular topic of discussion among traditional black powder hunters. With the arrival of Mi-ki-naak, the Snapping Turtle, and the demise of the wigwam used by Msko-waagosh, the Red Fox, the subject of an appropriate, period-correct … Continue reading

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“Retelling Tales from the Past”

“Snapshot Saturday”

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“First Meat”

“Snapshot Saturday”

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