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Fly-Fishing and the Brain

By |May 21st, 2019|Categories: Articles, Outdoors|

In the mid-nineteenth century, the avid fly-fisherman and physician James A. Hensall, MD, elucidated what for many is the allure of that often solitary form of angling. “Fly-fishers,” he said, “are usually brain-workers in society. [...]

How Trail Running Helped One Army Vet Deal With Injury and Overcome Addiction

By |April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Articles, Outdoors|

When the doctors said he could be in a wheelchair, Todd Short refused to accept it. Six days a week, Todd Short, a U.S. Army veteran, runs the trails near his home in Woodland Park, [...]

Second act of service: Vets find work and purpose in the National Park Service

By |March 20th, 2019|Categories: Articles, News, Outdoors|

Veterans make up 5.9% of the American working age population. But in the National Park Service, veterans make up 26% of the workforce. Laws that give preference to veterans in the hiring process make it [...]

Ten Turkey Season Prep Tasks

By |March 20th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Outdoors|

My top 10 preseason preparations will help you have your best season To be a consistently successful spring turkey hunter, you need to prepare long before opening day. As a professional turkey hunter who travels [...]