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Flashback Friday – Giant Moose and Last Day Bear

safariMJ1997coverEditor’s Note: On Friday we reach back into the vast Safari Magazine archives and dust off a gem from the past. This week we travel to Alaska for monster moose and a last minute connection on a big brown bear. This story originally appeared in the May/June 1997 issue of Safari Magazine.

This is the story of a trip to Alaska, where I hunted moose and brown bear from the last day of August until mid-September 1995. The hunt came to pass through a friend, Tom Cwyner of Las Vegas, Nevada. whom I met on Continue reading Flashback Friday – Giant Moose and Last Day Bear

Flashback Friday – Grandpa, Book It!

huntforeverJA91CvrEditor’s note: On Friday we sift through the Safari Magazine archives and re-run a classic story. This week we learn how a young man’s first hunt in British Columbia helped break a Junior Olympics 100 yard free-style record. This story originally ran in the July/August 1991 issue of Safari Magazine.

My 11-year old grandson Vincent Allegra represented Westmont Swim Club in the Short Course Junior Olympic Championship swim meet. Being one of his staunchest supporters I was in the stands during his qualification rounds for the 100 yard free-style event, to be held later that evening. After he qualified, we went back to Grandpa’s so he could rest for the evening event. Continue reading Flashback Friday – Grandpa, Book It!