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Outdoor Journal

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Host Lawrence Pyne fishes with Denise Gibeault of Shoreham, VT, and visits the Halfway House Restaurant in Shoreham for a sample of these tasty fish, then we follow the brook trout journey from incubation to release on a wintry spring day in Morgan, and lastly host Marianne Eaton joins Guard member and Olympic biathlon racer Dan Westover on the range in Jericho for an introductory lesson to the sport of biathlon.



Smelt Fishing
Brook Trout Buddies


  • Deer Herd Management 2015
  • Deer Hearing - 2015
  • Fly Fishing | Autumn Paddling | Bike Trek | Owl Banding
  • Steelhead Fishing | Bristol Pond | Turkey Hunting | Surfing
  • Bass Fishing | Autumn Horseback | Mount Horrid
  • VT Fish, Deep-woods Trail, Camping at Burton Island
  • Bristol iNaturalist | Kayak Fishing | White River Rafting
  • got your deer yet? An Outdoor Journal Special
  • Deer Herd Management: An Outdoor Journal Special
  • Ice Fishing, Shooting Ranges, Bob Klein, Bald Eagle Survey
  • Dog Sledding / Timber Rattlers / Wenlock WMA
  • Scuba Diving, Panning For Gold, Rock River WMA, Gillnetting
  • Hudson River Stripers, Doe Camp, Podunk WMA, Goose Round-Up
  • Kent Pond Bass, Bat Research, Vermont Skydiving
  • Restoring The Battenkill, High School Taxidermy
  • Wildlife Habitat Incentives, Deer Management
  • Frostbite Derby, Electrofishing; Middlesex WMA
  • Crappie, Victory Basin WMA, Brilyea Dam
  • Spring Mushrooms, Brook Trout, Peregrine Falcons
  • Youth Deer Hunting, Atherton Meadows WMA, Ice Climbing
  • Black Bears, Grand Isle Festival, Johnson Farm WMA
  • Zip Line, Female Hunters, Terry Tyler Collection
  • Overnight Ice Fishing, Plymsbury Management Area
  • Upland Bird Hunting, West Mountain WMA

Resources and Links

Smelt Fishing
  • Shanty Rentals

    Mike's Shanty Rentals
    (518) 546-7907 - Mike Wright
    (518) 546-7414 - Mike Blaise

    Norm's Bait & Tackle
    286 Bridge Road
    Crown Point, NY 12928

    Pete Hanson Shanties
    P.O. Box 13
    Moriah, NY 12960
    (518) 546-7808

    VOGA lists shanty rental information
    on their Ice Fishing in Vermont page
Brook Trout Buddies

For information about volunteering for the Morgan Hatchery Project or for stocking location information, contact Byron Fish at (802) 723-6385.

    National Guard Sports Office
    113 Ethan Allen Road
    Jericho, VT 05465
    (802) 899-7122
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