Hi, my name is Captain Jim and I run year round fishing and hunting trips around Lake Ontario and Niagara River. With years of experience with locals and tourists from all over the world I am able to cater for groups of up to 10 people.
My trips are tailored to individual needs and preferences. When you first contact me you can either tell me what you want to fish or hunt and I will be able to advise you the best trips available. From short 4 hour trips to multiple days, I am able and experienced to provide you with an unforgettable experience.
I have been fishing all my life and have over 40 years of experience in these waters. I know what is in season and where to find it. None of my past clients have been disappointed and local knowledge is priceless.Read More…
Having a local guide for hunting trips is extremely valuable especially if your time is limited. I can also advise you on the exact permit needed and what animals are in season at different times of the year.Read More....
I work closely with all my customers in the months and weeks leading up to the tours. This ensures that you have all the permits and equipment you need on the day and will not be left disappointed.Read More…
Most of us go hunting as a form of leisure and forget the formalities that are required for you to perform this act. Others take this as a source of revenue hence they ensure that they follow every available instructions and details to the maximum extent. As many of us may fail to believe, hunting is not a really easy task and it requires the skill and experience of the hunter so as to get good results.
Along with this you also require the proper equipment while conducting your hunt. Its hunting season and you will notice many people headed to the forests and other natural places to make a kill for wild animals such as deer, moose, bears, vermint and many others. For this reason you have to understand the steps that you have to abide by when you are preparing for the hunt. The following are some of the basic tips to consider on how to prepare for hunting trips.
1.TYPE OF HUNTING Before you leave your residential areas ensure that you have a clear state of mind about the animals or places you are going to hunt. For instance you cannot be heading for the waters while you want to hunt for deer.
By knowing this you will also be able to plan for your destination to prevent any problems whatsoever. This is the first step in preparing for a hunting trip because it even dictates to you on the type of equipment that you are going to carry along with you.
2.VERIFICATION OF HUNTING TOOLS After you are clear on the type of hunting activity you want to conduct you may then move to the next step of verifying if the equipment you will use are in the right state. This is important so as not to forget any important equipment and also to prevent injuries occurring due to the presence of faulty equipment.
One very important thing to do before you pack all your equipment is to get your rifle scope properly sighted in. It is generally best to learn how to do this yourself and to get this completed at your local gun range way in advance of your hunting trip. If you do not have a scope then I would highly recommend checking out these rifle scope reviews, which will give you clear advice and tips on picking the right model for hunting trips.
3.PACKING After the confirmation that your equipment has been conducted and verified you can now pack all the items that you need in an orderly manner. This step is necessary immediately after checking the equipment so as to ensure that you only pack the things that you have confirmed to be necessary. It is important to go through this process again because errors do happen and in some cases you may find that you have forgotten even the most essential requirements such as food and water.
Also if you are considering a trip in which you will have to spend the night out, ensure that you carry all the necessary materials that you require for camping outdoors. It is also important when packing that you carry a spare part of some of the basic equipment such as lamps so that in the case of the failure of one it can be replaced with another.
4.WEATHER CONDITIONS A check on the weather is also an important issue since it may help note catastrophic instances such as storms or even floods. In this case it is best advisable not to be arrogant and postpone the trip to another time. Finally you have to ensure that you have the proper communication equipment so that incase of anything you can always call for help.
These are the basic steps of how to prepare for hunting trips and I hope that you will consider them in your next trip.
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