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Walter Arnold, Maine Trapper

  Walter Arnold, Maine Trapper by Jeremiah Wood   Relive a bit of trapping history with stories from Maine legend Walter Arnold. For decades, Arnold spent his winters pursuing valuable furbearers out of remote cabins in Maine’s north woods. Later in life, he gained great notoriety as one of the last mountain men, living alone … Continued

25 Best Towns Fishing for Trout

25 Best Towns Fly Fishing for Trout by Bob Mallard A unique book that looks at towns with access to multiple waters versus specific waters.  Includes Rangeley, Maine; North Conway, New Hampshire; Manchester, Vermont; Hancock, New York; State College, Pennsylvania; as well as West Yellowstone, Ennis, Livingston, and Missoula, Montana; Jackson and Cody, Wyoming; Grayling, … Continued

Backtrack

Maine Deer Hunter’s Logbook By V. Paul Reynolds From Islandport Press, a seasoned Maine outdoorsman retraces his steps with precision, poignancy and pluck. “Backtrack” will deepen your connection to the outdoors, bring a smile, and may even stir your soul. From deer camps and green drakes and tips and recipes, to outdoor calamities and astonishing … Continued

Trolling Flies for Trout and Salmon

  At long last, revived from the fishing book archives, THE authoritative book on New England streamer flies – how to tie them and how to use them. Trolling Flies for Trout and Salmon by Dick Stewart and Bob Leeman. This book was first published in 1982 and again in 1992. The book comprises 125 … Continued

Hunting Big Woods Bucks

Hunting Big Woods Bucks 2nd Edition by Hal Blood Combined 1st & 2nd Books. This book is a revised and an updated version of the author’s first two books: Hunting Big Woods Bucks and Big Woods Bucks Volume II. In this newest edition, Hal combines both books into one easy-to-read and understand version, with highlights and new … Continued

Fly Fishing Maine – Rivers, Brooks and Streams

Bob Leeman    – Fly Fishing Maine – Rivers, Brooks and Streams This book is a chance for you to go fishing with Himself, the Maine Dean of Fly Fishing. From Grand Lake Stream to the Mattawamkeag, Mopang, or Roach River, Bob will take you chapter-by-chapter to most of his favorite, life-tested rivers, brooks and streams. … Continued

Building a Strip Canoe

Building A Strip Canoe by Gil Gilpatrick   Gil Gilpatrick has supervised the construction of more than 500 canoes in over 30 years of teaching Outdoor Resources in a vocational school. His friendly voice of experience addresses the novice or accomplished woodworker in easy step-by-step directions. Covering everything from safety in the boat shop to … Continued

Allagash

Allagash by Gil Gilpatrick   Allagash – the name itself evokes a sense of awe and adventure that only this wilderness area can convey. In Allagash, Gil Gilpatrick skillfully weaves fact and fiction to whisk you back through time on this legendary waterway. The fact in this exciting book is based on careful research – the … Continued

Outdoor Adventure Trips

Outdoor Adventure Trips by Gil Gilpatrick   Master Guide Handbook-Outdoor Adventure Trips takes you step-by-step through every stage of planning and conducting a successful outdoors experience. It’s packed with field-tested advice, handy checklists, real-life stories, and practical examples. Wilderness leadership skills are essential for anyone who plans to spend more than a day in the … Continued

Building Outdoor Gear

Building Outdoor Gear: Build Safe, Comfortable Gear for Your Outdoor Adventures by Gil Gilpatrick Building Outdoor Gear is the result of decades of building and trail testing outdoor gear. From canoe paddle and pack frame to reflector oven and trip box, you’ll find clear, concise instructions for making the equipment you need for a pleasant … Continued

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