Month: December 2012


Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire!!!

Posted on: December 30th, 2012

“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…Jack Frost nipping at your nose…”. When you hear these words, what comes to mind? For most of us, it’s one of the most recognized and beloved songs of the season – “The Christmas Song” – or commonly subtitled “Chestnu


So, here it is December 23 and the world didn’t end after all.  I guess the Mayans had it wrong…  Luckily, I didn’t put off anything as important as bill paying, Christmas shopping, or blog writing.  I did, however, put off making any plans for New Year’s


By Chris Larsen

I’ve had the pleasure of fishing with a handful of championship caliber tournament anglers. What does that have to do with pheasant hunting? One thing I’ve noticed about these fisherman compared to the average angler is attention to


Kelly Locklear’s 132″ 8pt

Posted on: December 8th, 2012

Kelly Locklear’s I32″ 8pt from Harpole’s Heartland Lodge on Vimeo.


Russ Mathews’ 142″ 10pt

Posted on: December 5th, 2012

Our good friend Russ Mathews


Christmas Gift Giving!!

Posted on: December 5th, 2012

Today is Wednesday, December 5 and I guess at some point, I have to get myself in the Christmas spirit! It seemed like Thanksgiving came so early this year – and I wanted to enjoy the holiday as long as I could – that Christmas has snuck up on me AGAIN!


A New Christmas Tradition. The Way of Lights.

Posted on: December 3rd, 2012

The Way of Lights is a mile and a half drive through the shrine’s grounds, which are covered in over a million Christmas lights. Every tree on the property is either draped or wrapped in lights, and along the drive you see electro-art displays that corr