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Written by: Andrew Pierce, Orvis Adventures Marketing Manager
Andrew Pierce poses with their haul, as Cece proudly sits in the background. Photo by Jon Ams
Saturday morning was awful. We got up at 3:30a.m. and headed north to a new spot on Lake Champlain in upstate New York. . .only to find the boat ramp and bay completely iced in. Panic set in, and we hauled to the two nearest boat ramps, where we found the same story. (“Nearest” is a relative term, since the ramps were all about. . .
Former Orvis Chairman Leigh Perkins was out scouting for ducks near his home in the Florida Panhandle, when he encountered the kind of obstacle you don’t find much in Vermont during duck season. . .or any season.
Reel Recovery’s Texas State Coordinator Mike Emerson (center) poses with (from left) RR’s Tyler Cloes and Jim Kelly, Orvis’s Paul Range, Jaimie Mercer, Trey Mullen, and Andrea Berumen during last night’s VIP Event. Photo courtesy Andrea Berumen
We had a wonderful time celebrating our new Orvis Plano retail location at our VIP event last night, but the fun doesn’t stop there – JOIN US THIS WEEKEND for our Grand Opening Event – click “Read More” for details, directions and special offers!
We are excited to announce our Military Shopping Discount Weekend taking place at all Orvis Retail locations this Veterans Day Weekend, November 8th – 11th. This offer is extended to both active and retired military personnel. See details below, and find your closest location here.
A hunter covers a point in mixed Mearns and scaled quail habitat. Photo by Dave Brown
The range of the scaled (blue) quail extends from the Mexican states of Sonora and Chihuahua in the south to southern Colorado in the north. From east to west, the population starts in Short Grass Prairie region of the Southern Plains, encompassing western portions of. . .