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Norfork Trout Fishing

On October 13, 2020, Posted by In Hunting Stories, News, Newsletters

BY BRYAN FITZGERALD It was early morning on June 3, 2019 and I was sitting in the North Fork River where it joins the White River.  A gentle breeze was flowing with the river dropping the temperature below 60 degrees.  I could see our objective swimming in the crystal-clear water…

Hickory Knoll Ranch

On August 15, 2020, Posted by In Hunting Stories, Newsletters

by Morgan Helderman My adventure starts March 14th, 2020 at the SCI banquet for the Little Rock Chapter.  My husband, Mark, and I had been wanting to take a hunt together ever since he taught me how to shoot a gun back in 2014.  We had never had an opportunity…

BOER COETZEE 1992

On July 23, 2020, Posted by In Hunting Stories

In early 1991 I began planning our second African Safari. I was looking for a low fence hunt in Zimbabwe. Charlie Craver recommended George Parkin with Matabele Hunters. I contacted George and booked a 14-day hunt. At the 1992 Dallas Safari Show, we met with our friends, David, and Nancy…

MATABELE 1992

On July 23, 2020, Posted by In Hunting Stories

We left David & Nancy in South Africa and flew to Zimbabwe. George Parkin met us at the airport in Bulawayo and drove us 80 km to his ranch in Nyamandhlovu. We would stay in his home and hunt his and neighboring ranches. We shared his home and ate with…

BC Moose

On June 26, 2020, Posted by In Hunting Stories

This story began when I measured a B.C. Moose for Darin Hoover, a friend and SCI member. He had guided for Mike Hammett who ran a hunting company, Sikanni River Outfitters about 120 miles north of Fort St. John, British Columbia. He said he had a 60 inches Moose. It was a beautiful animal.

2017 Warrior Hunt Recipient – David Short

On January 26, 2018, Posted by In Hunting Stories

2017 Warrior Hunt Recipient David Short In October 2017, SCI Arkansas board members Rick and Rhett Gore took our veteran, David Short on a hunt at G3 Whitetails located in Northeast Oklahoma, courtesy of owner and Arkansan Joel Green. Upon arrival, they were greeted at his very nice lodge, and…

David Short’s Warrior Hunt

On December 11, 2017, Posted by In Hunting Stories, Newsletters

In October, Rick and Rhett Gore took our veteran, David Short on an adventure of a lifetime. They went to hunt at G3 Whitetails in Northeast Oklahoma. Joel Green of Arkansas owns G3 Whitetails. Upon arrival, they were greeted at his very nice lodge. The accommodations were spectacular and the…

Warrior Hunt – Zebra Hunt, October 2017, Bakersfield, TX

On November 16, 2017, Posted by In Hunting Stories, Newsletters

Dear SCI Members, I want to express my extreme gratitude to Gary Acord and the Arkansas Chapter of SCI for sponsoring me on a Warrior Hunt. Recently I was able to accompany Gary to Jack Matthew’s ranch to harvest a zebra that Jack wanted removed. For me, this was an…

Champion Ranch Hunt

On February 6, 2017, Posted by In Hunting Stories, Newsletters

by Gary Acord I left for Dallas Wednesday morning. Robert had a company Christmas party Wednesday night so I drove to Dallas Wednesday. Robert jumped an early flight out of Little Rock that arrived at Love field 7:00am, and we were off. Colorado City is approximately 60 miles west of…

Busting Dogs

On January 11, 2017, Posted by In Hunting Stories

By Larry Rider Have you ever seen a prairie dog explode? That’s what happens when he is hit with a 3600 feet per second bullet. The New Mexico sun was heating up and the hotter it got the more active the prairie dogs became. My first prairie dog hunt was…