June 26, 2016

Taking a 4th of July break from the Gear Review Opportunities

I wanted to drop a quick note letting you all know the Gear Review Opportunity for this week will be postponed until next week.  With the upcoming holiday and added “busy-ness” for all of us, we decided to take the break and not have to worry about it over the holiday weekend.  We know this […]

Featured Outdoor Bloggers of the Week ~ 6/27

Something's Fishy

Our first featured Outdoor Blog comes from the Saltwater Fishing Category: Let us introduce Something’s Fishy ~ A blog for fishermen , by fishermen JM writes what I would call a well rounded blog. Lots of information on different areas, helpful hints, DIY projects, thoughtful commentary and so on. The blog is set up in a […]

Gear Review Winners – Sunbandits

The RNG has shined upon (but without the risk of sunburn) two lucky comments for the chance to cover up, test out and report back to us their thoughts about the Flying Fisherman SunBandit™ Protective Headwear. And the lucky commenters are: #5 – Gone Fly Fishing #23 – Randy Breth – Ozark Outdoor Journal Congrats […]

OBN Friday Notes ~ 6/24

Have a great Weekend

Another week done. Is it me or does it seem now that summer is here, the weeks are just zinging by? At warp speed. Outdoor Blogger Gear Review: The Downeast Duck Hunter has wrapped up his review of the Berkley Havoc Baits here. We have reposted it on the gear log here. Be sure to […]

Gear Review Opportunity ~ Flying Fisherman SunBandit™


In our effort to protect all OBN’ers from the harsh rays of summer sun, we bring another smart option in the battle against sunburns to the gear review opportunity of the week. The fine folks from Flying Fisherman are also concerned about protection from the sun and this week they are offering two Outdoor Bloggers the […]

Reader Approved Outdoor Blogs Posts

Here it is, a new edition of Reader Submitted Outdoor Blog Posts. Remember, if you see your blog entry on this, someone out there thought it was fantastic and didn’t want others to miss out! Early June Trout ~ Reader Note: I highly recommend Fall Road Archer. Bill does an outstanding job on his blog, and, […]

Outdoor Blogging Tips ~ Reader Friendly Blogs


This topic comes up a lot in the forum, so today I thought I would tackle it out here. Hopefully this doesn’t ruffle any feathers because as always, Outdoor Blogging Tips are just suggestions, something to consider and do with as you please. In other words, lets not confuse this with the classic hands on […]

Featured Outdoor Bloggers of the Week ~ 6/21

Waterdog Journal

We’d like to introduce: From the Outdoor Photography Category: Check out FABirding ~ Birds and other wildlife from Surrey, UK and further afield. So much to say here….The photography is amazing. The attention to the little details of nature are brought out on this blog and to follow up, Frank helps the viewers out with […]

Winners of the Glacier Glove Gear Review Opportunity

The always powerful RNG has spoken and picked two lucky commenters for the  Glacier Gloves — Ascencion Bay Gloves for two OBN Bloggers to test out in the field (and against the Suns harsh rays) So who is one step up on the battle against sunburn? #22 – Gone Fly Fishing – Tenkara on the Fly […]

Trout Unlimited Contest Winners

The winners of the Trout Unlimited Blog Writing Contest have been picked and according to the judges, it was NOT easy picking from such a great group of entries. We have decided to have a bit of fun with the big reveal of the top 10 winners. Slow roll style! As per the contest entry, […]