BWCA Trip & Weight Loss
It has been a very busy summer and I have not been posting as much as I would like and should. I spent this past weekend pulling out all my camping gear and going through it as I prepared for my upcoming BWCA trip. Things went well and I always seem to enjoy going through […]Read More
Overweight Outdoorsman – Goals!
I’ve been laying a little low the past couple weeks. While I have managed to get out in a the woods a little, I have not been out hiking or even hunting. This time last year I had harvested a nice healthy deer and was spending time at my cabin. Sadly I suffer from a […]Read More
Tick That Causes Meat Eating Allergy – It’s Real!
- July 9, 2018
A few years ago I saw a post on social media somewhere about a type of tick that causes people to develop an allergy to eating meat. I recall the post was by some anti-meat eating website and I ignored it as hype and scare tactics. Well, it turns out that there really is a […]Read More
Overweight Outdoorsman – About To Go Canoe Tripping
- May 15, 2018
When I first stated this series of posts I was weighing myself every week and reporting the results here. I did weigh in this past Friday on May 11th and an happy to report I got down to 280lbs. So far I have lost 45 pounds over the past four to five months. When I […]Read More
Best Deer Tick Repellent – Permethrin Tick Control
Update 2022: Recently did an update to this post that can be found here: Three Easy Ways To Deal With Ticks. I hate ticks. They are without a doubt the biggest annoyance and detractor to enjoying the outdoors during the warmer months. For years I looked for the best deer tick repellent. Just a few […]Read More
The Overweight Outdoorsman – Part 7, The First Plateau
Just a quick update this week for my Overweight Outdoorsman report. While the week went well and I stayed on my diet like a boss, I didn’t lose any weight. None. Nothing. All I can think of is that I plateaued. Full details below:Read More
Healthy Enough For A Boundary Waters Canoe Trip?
Wondering if you are healthy enough for a Boundary Waters Canoe trip? It’s been on my mind recently. I figured it might make for a good post. First and foremost, consult with your personal physician if you have any concerns regarding your ability to do any physical activities. This post is focused in particular about […]Read More