Western Hunter Magazine July/August 2019 #70 - Page 4

VOLUME 18 • ISSUE 4 • JULY/AUGUST 2019 GEAR • TACTICS • INFORMATION • ADVENTURE WHM ADVENTURE Our readers share their best stories 16 Achieving a 40-Year Dream ~ Brian Foster 20 Winds of Change ~ David Burgess 26 Finding Out Who Your Friends Are ~ Steve Sutherland 32 Remembering Casey ~ Cody Rapke 36 Forever Etched ~ Joshua Miller 42 When All the Effort Finally Pays Off ~ Nick Gough 46 Barks & Bugles ~ Tyler Boschma 26 WHM GEAR • TACTICS • INFORMATION Cover Image: Doyle Moss Publishers Floyd Green, Chris Denham Editor Ryan Hatfield Marketing/Advertising Chris Denham cdenham@cox.net Dave Bond 602-695-8282 dave@westrenhunter.net Art Direction/Graphic Design 50 64 Randy Stalcup 602-228-4601 stalcupdesigns@cox.net Editorial Staff Rangefinding Binocular Review ~ Darin Cooper 70 The Blueprint for Mule Deer, Part 2 ~ Mike Duplan 76 Nate Simmons – Backcountry Editor Remi Warren – Hunting Editor Darin Cooper – Hunting/Technical Editor Fred Eichler – Hunting Editor George Bettas – Hunting/Conservation Editor Mike Duplan – Hunting Editor Bryan Martin – Hunting Editor Zach Bowhay – Hunting Editor Roy Grace – Bowhunting Editor Tony Bynum – Photography Editor Kristy Titus – Hunting/Nutrition Editor Mark Paulsen – Fitness Editor Colton Bagnoli – Shooting Editor Dave Bond – Field Editor Contributing Writers Nick Gehring, Brian Foster, David Burgess, Steve Sutherland, Cody Rapke, Joshua Miller, Nick Gough, Tyler Boschma, Dan Hall Deer Slam ~ Remi Warren WHM DEPARTMENTS More info for your hunting arsenal 6 The Big Picture 8 Don’t Fence Me In 10 Why We Hunt ~ Nick Gehring 14 From the Editor ~ Ryan Hatfield 58 Gear Highlights ~ Ryan Hatfield, Dave Bond and Chris Denham 62 Gear Legends ~ Ryan Hatfield 4 Stoking the Fire ~ Fred Eichler WESTERN HUNTER 82 The Hunting Horseman ~ George Bettas 86 Hunting Fitness & Nutrition ~ Kristy Titus 90 Listen Up: Podcasts ~ Chris Denham 92 Western Hunter TV ~ Dan Hall 94 Field Judging ~ Ryan Hatfield 96 All Tagged Out 98 View from the Mountain ~ Ryan Hatfield Western Hunter Magazine 16851 E. Parkview Ave Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 480-993-6972 info@westernhunter.net www.westernhuntermagazine.net Copyright ©2019 Western Optics Hunter, all rights reserved. Printed in the USA www.westernhunter.net