Columnist, Adirondack Outdoors
Joe Hackett is a guide and sportsman residing in Ray Brook.
The recent Columbus Day holiday weekend certainly brought out the crowds, as hikers too to the trails, and paddlers packed the ponds.
Well, I did it! I finally took a little trip way back into one of my favorite brook trout waters.
I’ve recently returned from a long weekend, spent in the hamlet of Indian Lake.
Although the ancient Egyptians have been credited with utilizing a combination of fur and feathers on a hook for the purpose of angling for fish, there is very little known about the history of flyfishing prior to the seventeenth century.
September 11 is a date that will long be remembered in the history of this country.
It may seem far too early for hunters to be taking to the woods again, especially in light of the recent 90 degree temperatures.
After enjoying a pleasant and slightly wet, Labor Day weekend, I’ve already been making plans for the impending Fall season.
I recently received a phone call from an old friend who wanted to know if I could help him arrange to get a wild turkey for use as a prop in a photo shoot that was to be produced in the area.
By nature, humans are foragers.
Troutopia is a new sporting term that I recently coined.