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The Sportwoman’s Reading List, Part II


Our last book recommendations prompted more thinking so here’s our part two… Please keep sending your favorite reads and we’ll update with a part III! 

book list 2

 A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold
A tribute to the great outdoors and the land we love written by one of the father’s of U.S. wildlife management – a must read for all of us who hunt and fish!

A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
One man’s guide to the wild woods of the Appalachian trail and all its wonders, including bears…

Deer Hunting in Paris by Paula Young Lee
A humorous memoir of a vegetarian Korean American woman finding her way to learn how to hunt and sharing recipes.

The Scavenger’s Guide to Haute Cuisine by Steve Rinella
A personal tale of a man’s journey to understand the things we eat and our place in the world while also l...

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Guest Post: Loni, the Sportsman’s Wife

AK Bear Hunt, By Loni, the Sportsman’s Wife

LoniSomething I don’t tell many people (especially men) is that I have shot a bear.  And tanned it’s hide.  In Alaska.  
Girls usually think its weird and it intimidates most guys.  But whatevs…  If your from Alaska, its just another day at the office.  
I was digging through my Alaska pictures the other day and came across my black bear hunt pictures.  It was a memorable trip.  A time when I truly fell in love with the rawness of Alaska.  So I thought I would share it with you all.  
I think it was way back in 2005.  Yup, sounds right.  My newly Alaskan family was working and playing alongside another family, in the process of figuring out how we could make a go of living up North...
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