Rivers West

Newfoundland Moose Hunt with Ironbound Outfitters

Our morning started earlier than I’d have liked. After 20 hours of travelling and precious little sleep over the previous few weeks, I could have just done with another hour. I could smell breakfast was on the go downstairs in the kitchen and the other hunters were beginning to move around so I tipped myself out of bed. There were four hunters, three guides, two camp staff and one observer in our small cabin. You could say that breakfast was an intimate affair. We’d spotted a number of moose whilst glassing the valley late the previous night, including two good Read More

Ian Harford Ian Harford

Date: November 14, 2012

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Hunting Woodland Caribou in Newfoundland with Ironbound Outfitters

Ian Harford is on the trail of one of the most highly sought after North American trophies As usual, our day started before sunrise. Read More

Date: March 17, 2012

Killer’s Corner “Goodbye 2011”

Friday the 29th didn’t bring good results for Team Wild. Steve and I decided to head out on our last hunt of 2011 and Read More

Date: January 8, 2012

Summer Bunnies with the Daystate Huntsman

Keith ‘Killer’ Anderson explains how Team Wild use a Daystate Huntsman Classic, Idleback Chair and sneaky ambush tactics to put a dent in the Read More

Date: December 17, 2011

One of the hardest hunts of my career… Mountain Goat Hunting in British Columbia

So I’m finally back in the UK after my epic 2 month long North American hunting adventure, although somehow it feels like something ‘missing’ Read More

Date: November 23, 2011

Hunting Mountain Goat in British Columbia with Total Outdoor Adventures

My mountain goat hunt with Total Outdoor Adventures in British Columbia was one of the most challenging and rewarding in my entire hunting career. Read More

Date: November 19, 2011

Upland bird hunting in Crab Creek WA

October 2011 – I enjoyed a fantastic few days of upland bird hunting at Crab Creek, Washington with Matt Ryan – Executive Vice President Read More

Date: November 8, 2011

Woodland Caribou Hunt with Ironbound Outfitters in Newfoundland

[photo-essay] Images from my epic hunting adventure for a Newfoundland Woodland Caribou with Ironbound Outfitters September 2011. It was one of the most physically Read More

Date: October 11, 2011

Day 5 – Hunting with Ironbound Outfitters in Newfoundland

After yesterdays exertions I welcomed the opportunity to take a load off whilst glassing the valleys for the final part of my Newfoundland Grand Read More

Date: October 10, 2011

Day 4 – Hunting with Ironbound Outfitters in Newfoundland

It’s lucky that we had a day off yesterday… The day began with a 4.5km hike though some of the most challenging terrain imaginable. Read More

Date: October 9, 2011

Day 1 – Hunting with Ironbound Outfitters in Newfoundland

Day One of my Newfoundland Moose and Woodland Caribou hunt with Ironbound Outfitters proved a great success! Both myself and fellow hunter John Roberts Read More

Date: October 6, 2011

Wildy’s World: Team Wild’s new recruit!

Steve ‘Wildy’ Wild takes on a ‘New Recruit’! Hide and Seek Bruce aka ‘Red’ is an 11 month old Bavarian Mountain Hound who came Read More

Date: October 5, 2011

Killer’s Corner: Cabbage Patch Critters!

Keith ‘Killer’ Anderson gets to grips with the ‘Critter’ in the Cabbage patch, but not before some hard graft! “I need a hand building Read More

Date: October 3, 2011

Choosing the right gear for an extended hunting trip

Having just returned home from the Midland Game Fair, I had a little over a day to get all my gear together before leaving Read More

Date: September 30, 2011

Killer’s Corner: Heads or Tails? Sometimes even when you win, you lose!

Keith ‘Killer’ Anderson enjoys his first outing of the red stag season, but a little later than he was expecting… OK. So after tossing Read More

Date: August 9, 2011

Wildy’s World: Another red stag season starts with a bang – or two!

Steve ‘Wildy’ Wild gives his account of the first days red stag stalking of the new season – but with a little added pressure! Read More

Date: August 5, 2011