Idaho Adventure News

  • Elk hunting with Bear Creek Outfitters - "Trip of a Lifetime"

    [caption id="attachment_34" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Ken Francisco BBQ's some fresh elk back straps after a client harvested a 6x6 bull elk in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness this year.[/caption] We woke up around 6 a.m., as usual, drank some coffee and hot chocolate in the heated wall tent, and saddled up the horses to go hunting. It was just starting to get light as we rode out of camp on Oct. 25, with snow falling ever-so-quietly in the cedar trees surrounding our camp. We rode for an hour, tied up the horses and started walking up a meadow. It had snowed several inches overnigh...

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  • Fall Fishing - The Bite is On!

    [caption id="attachment_12" align="alignnone" width="300"] Amy Sinclair of Exodus Wilderness Adventures with a nice fall chinook she caught last week in Hells Canyon.[/caption] The calendar has flipped into October, and that means fall steelhead fishing is coming right up on the Clearwater, Snake and Salmon rivers in Idaho. Do you have your trip booked yet? "We had three ladies with us on Sept. 27th on a day trip from Pittsburg Landing to the Salmon River confluence, and they caught six steelhead and three salmon," says Heather Killgore, co-owner of Killgore Adventures. "They've never caught...

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