Dream Big: Brendan Burns’s Montana Bighorn

Dream Big: Brendan Burns’s Montana Bighorn

  My dream hunt took place in 2015. What made it a once-in-a-lifetime hunt was the combination of the years of anticipation to get the opportunity, the amount of effort I was able to put into it, and the incredible ram I was fortunate enough to find. After patiently waiting…
Dream Big: Bob House’s Colorado Bighorn

Dream Big: Bob House’s Colorado Bighorn

  The Dream   Back in the late 1990s and early 2000s I started putting in for bighorn and desert sheep tags in all states that had a draw in hopes of someday drawing a tag and fulfilling a lifelong dream of hunting these majestic creatures. Like most that do…
Dream Big: Pedro Ampuero’s Altai Ibex

Dream Big: Pedro Ampuero’s Altai Ibex

  A dream hunt needs to be a combination of many factors. It’s more than just the animal, the location, the trophy… I have a lot of dream hunts. The one thing they have in common is they all share the same essence. The most important thing for me, when…
Dream Big: TJ Sanchez’s Blue Sheep Hunt

Dream Big: TJ Sanchez’s Blue Sheep Hunt

  The Blue Sheep in Nepal had been a dream hunt of mine since I started mountain hunting. The list of hunters that have taken Blue sheep from Nepal is pretty short in comparison to other sheep. The adventure of just getting to Nepal, the fact that you can’t just…
Dream Big: Greg McHale’s Dall’s Sheep Hunt

Dream Big: Greg McHale’s Dall’s Sheep Hunt

  I have always had, like most guys, an idea of what my dream hunt would look like. For some, that might be an international safari or finally getting a shot at the big buck you have been watching for years. For me, it came in the form of a…

How We Train: Staying In Shape During the Off Season

  One thing hunters can agree on is that hunting is physically demanding. More and more, hunters are treating hunting as a year-round endeavor by staying in shape throughout the off season in order to help ensure success while in the field. What do you do to stay in shape?…

Missed the KUIU Mountain Academy? Watch It Now

Thank you to everyone who came to our inaugural KUIU Mountain Academy in June.  We had a great turn out and really enjoyed getting the chance to talk to so many of our customers in person. We have had great feedback and a lot of follow-up questions on the seminars. …
The Bataan Memorial Death March

The Bataan Memorial Death March

“We owe it to the fallen to live well.” —John Wayne Walding The Bataan Death March was the forcible transfer by the Imperial Japanese Army of 60,000–80,000 Filipino and American prisoners of war from Saysain Point, Bagac, Bataan and Mariveles to Camp O'Donnell.  The transfer began on April 9, 1942, after the three-month Battle of Bataan in the Philippines during World War II.  The…
KUIU Interview: Jay Scott, Colburn and Scott Outfitters

KUIU Interview: Jay Scott, Colburn and Scott Outfitters

Jay Scott is a man of many hats and many hobbies. When he’s not busy hosting one of the most successful outdoor podcasts, “Jay Scott Outdoors,” he can be found guiding big game hunters in Arizona, outfitting Coues deer and Goulds turkey in Mexico, or tossing dries on a stream…
Choosing The Right Rain Gear

Choosing The Right Rain Gear

As hunters, one of the most important requirements of our gear is to keep us dry.  Nothing can create more discomfort or potentially be more dangerous than gear that gets wet and stays wet. Below are guidelines to help you select the perfect set of rain gear for your hunt.…