By Dan Stephany, Receiving Manager When I was a young boy, I
couldn’t wait for the day that I would get to go hunting with my
dad and older brother. We hunted on a large, family farm with my
relatives in central Wisconsin, and deer were plentiful. I loved
going to deer camp and hanging out with the...
So what is cool about this story is that it combines a lot of
things I have talked about before and rolls it into one big awesome
adventure. This is the story of our very own Mike’s hunting trip to
Africa. And he knows how to tell it right! Mike has been with us
for a while now and it seems like he...
Fishing can be an exciting outdoor activity, especially when the
fish are biting! Those who bank fish may be at a disadvantage if
the fish that are biting are in deeper water. A simple solution to
this problem is fishing waders. Whether you’re fishing for Salmon,
Trout or Bass, waders can give you a...
Do you already have a Bass Pro Shops MasterCard account? If your
answer is yes I have a deal for you! Reward yourself and a friend
by visiting a Bass Pro Shops retail store beginning September 1st,
2014, and referring your friend to apply for the Bass Pro Shops
MasterCard credit card. Here’s how...
With the late frost that killed all the oak blooms and water issues
of last season this year is shaping up to be a banner year for bow
hunters. While out Squirrel hunting and setting cameras I
noticed that the oaks are heavy with Acorns this year and with the
cool wet summer that we have had this...
Dove season starts Monday, September 1, in Iowa. Here are a couple
of last minute dove hunting items our Hunting Manager Shaun
Bequeaith recommends: RedHead Dove Stool The RedHead Dove Stool in
RealTree Xtra gives you the best seat in the sunflower field! Easy
to carry and has a built-in, zippered...
Hiking on local trails is a great way to see nature and learn about
the surroundings while relaxing and having a good workout. For
beginners finding the right gear that is suited for the trails and
is comfortable is always a struggle. While at the same time finding
the right trails for beginners is...
Well would-ya look at that?! It’s time for another Look at That!
And this one just cleans up, as it is some of the niftiest hand
towels you ever did see! Just look at them! People are going to
have to use that guest/hall bathroom of yours eventually, so why
not make sure there is some cute-rustic...
The last official weekend of summer! Labor Day campers, football
fans, holiday visitors, and Hy-Vee Triathlon viewers will all be in
our store this weekend...plus families looking for some good
old-fashioned fun on a rainy day! Saturday, 8/30 & Sunday, 8/31
- Noon-5 p.m. Duck Pond Metal detector...
Come on down for our AWESOME Labor Day Event on Saturday and
Sunday, August 30th and 31st! There will be fun for the whole
family! We will be honoring our Hometown Heroes, as well as
having free activities, free food, and giveaways! On Saturday,
August 30th from 2-4 we will be honoring our...
It’s that time of the year again. Archery season is fast
approaching and time to get last minute prep work finished.
Mother Nature has been very nice to us with
the abnormally low temperatures this summer. It has been
perfect weather to get out in the woods and do a little bit of
Due to higher than usual population numbers, the U.S. Fish and
Wildlife Service has given several states the opportunity to make
some changes in their teal season. In Iowa, a special teal-only
season will run September 6-21. In Iowa, bluewing teal will be
especially prevalent, as they common...