April 24, 2014

OBN Friday Notes: 4/27

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Whoa, where did April go? The good news is Spring finally came to my region…FINALLY! Until I figure out where April disappeared, how about a weekly roundup.. Around the OBN this week:  Outdoor Blogging Tips: Blogging Tips: A Word On Comments a post that basically points you in the direction of Brookfieldangler.com who wrote up a great […]

Something for the Shooters this time – Blackhawk Sportster Bipods!

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This week we get to welcome Blackhawk into our growing family of OBN supporters.  Anyone who is a serious shooter knows Blackhawk for their extensive range of holsters and tactical accessories for shooters.  They are a leading US – that’s right, made in the USA – manufacturer of tactical, military, shooting sport, and law enforcement […]

Getting Real with Tuna TV

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Take from Greenfish Movement Blog…. Reality TV sucks. Of course, this is just my personal opinion, and it wasn’t always that way. I admit to getting drawn into the Deadliest Catch when it first came out. I think this was largely because I had no idea what those guys do, and was fascinated by the […]

Quickfire Outdoor Interview: Mia Anstine – My Many Outdoor Adventures

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Blog Url: Mia Anstine – My Many Outdoor Adventures Online Name or Code Name: Mia Anstine  1) Outdoor Activity of choice? Riding my horse to someplace I’ve never seen before. Generally this occurs when I am hunting, fishing or scouting all of which are my passion. I also enjoy photography, shooting, guiding and mentoring. 2) […]

Winners of the Abu Garcia Gear Review Opportunities

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    The RNG worked it’s magic and the results came up without  a hitch – perhaps a first for the usually cranky RNG.  So, without further ado, I am pleased to announce the lucky winners of the Abu offerings:   First up – the Veritas Rod  -  #7  – Kim, who writes Snug Harbor […]

Blogging Tips: A Word On Comments

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BrookfieldAngler.com recently wrote a great post about the importance of receiving and leaving comments in the Outdoor Blogging world. I wanted to share his post because he hits on some really good points/pointers in his post and here at the OBN we get a lot of emails asking for advice about how to get more […]

Featured Outdoor Bloggers of the Week ~ 4/23

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It’s time to check out Bass Fishing Archives ~  Come here to read about old Bass Fishing History, Old Bass Tournaments, Old Bass Fishing Ads and other topics related to bass fishing. It was the pants in this article that hooked me…Bassin’ Fishing – Plaid Edition.  Classy! 8) Check out this cool twist on a fishing […]

Kickstarter Support: Olive the Woolly Bugger App

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If you aren’t familiar with Olive the Woolly Bugger, than you should know, she is indeed an Outdoor Blogger in our OBN Directory. She’s also a fantastic character in a great set of Fly Fishing books for the little ones. Currently she has set out on a campaign to entice kids with a new technology […]

National Fish Habitat Partnership Announces 2012 Waters to Watch

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 19, 2012   Contact: Ryan Roberts Communications Coordinator 202-624-5851 rroberts@fishwildlife.org 2012 WATERS TO WATCH SHOWS STRENGTH IN PARTNERSHIPS TO BENEFIT FISH HABITAT 2012 List Features Freshwater to Marine and Lake Projects (Washington, DC) – The  National Fish Habitat Partnership (www.fishhabitat.org) has unveiled its 2012 10 “Waters to Watch” list, a collection of rivers, […]

Anybody Ready for some Fishing?

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Time to get back into the swing of things with the Gear Review Opportunities.  Yes, Rebecca and I have been busy with “life stuff” recently, but we haven’t completely forgotten the old dependable OBN and all you great bloggers.  As a matter of fact, kicking off the fishing season with this stellar offering sort of […]