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Lee Farms: Part Two

As promised in an earlier “part one” feature on Lee Farms, we recently made a return visit there to see how they were progressing on their infrastructure, primarily the massive two-story all-purpose building.Read More...
December 02, 2008 at 11:51 am

My all-time favorite camp revealed

No doubt the question I’m asked most often is “What’s your favorite Mississippi hunting camp?”Read More...
October 27, 2008 at 2:26 pm

Can you quess the mystery camp?

WRITER’S NOTE: When this story first came out, a statewide guessing game started as Mississippi outdoorsmen tried to name the camp. To this date, I have never revealed which camp it was. If you think you know, email me your pick, giving me the camp’s name and location.Read More...
September 23, 2008 at 2:00 pm

Pete Lake HC better than ever

My first really good buck, like many trophy bucks, was taken almost by accident in the mid 1970s at Pete Lake Hunting Club near Sand Hill. It was a 220-pound 8-pointer scoring in the 120s, a nice weight and rack in those days.Read More...
August 26, 2008 at 2:36 pm

Bruinsburg Bruiser ruins hunter for life

In 1863, General Ulysses S. Grant’s federal troops crossed the Mississippi River at a sleepy little town called Bruinsburg, where Bayou Pierre empties into the Mississippi below a magnificent mansion named Windsor that later burned, leaving only stately columns standing as mute testimony to the former glory the federal troops saw when they climbed those steep bluffs.Read More...
July 23, 2008 at 3:13 pm

Wildrose dogs hear trainer’s whispers

This month’s featured Mississippi Hunting Camp takes me back 44 years to Oxford when Bobby Stewart introduced me to “The Great Outdoors.”Read More...
June 24, 2008 at 3:19 pm

Which hunting camp is right for you?

Having written the Mississippi Hunting Camps column in this magazine and its predecessor for many years and having authored a book on Mississippi hunting camps, I regularly get calls and questions about those camps. Read More...
May 20, 2008 at 1:26 pm

Mississippi Hunting Camps

As we’ve shown in past articles through the years, Mississippi hunting camps come in all makes and models, and I have been blessed to have the privilege of visiting a wide assortment, each with its own personality and intrinsic uniqueness.Read More...
April 22, 2008 at 2:00 pm