I’m pleased to announce that I will be partnering with The Mentoring Project while on tour. The Mentoring Project seeks to respond to the American crisis of fatherlessness by inspiring and equipping faith communities to mentor fatherless youth. I’ve had the honor of becoming friends with John Sowers, President of The Mentoring Project. John, an author (Fatherless Generation: Redeeming the Story) [...]continue reading
Sketch Creative just produced this new video about Mentor Quest. You can learn more about Sketch Creative at www.sketchcreative.com.
Marten Benatar, a board of director member for The California Hawking Club and head of outreach for The Center for Reconnecting with Nature, demonstrates a peregrine falcon training session. To learn more about falconry or how to get started click here to watch the Intro to Falconry video.
If you’ve ever read “My Side of the Mountain” by Jean Craighead George than this post is for you. The story about a boy and his peregrine falcon surviving and hunting together in the Catskill mountains. My son recently read My Side of the Mountain and fell in love with the idea of falconry. It has sparked his imagination. When [...]
Four Essential Fishing Knots with #1 Best Selling Knot Author John Sherry If you’ve ever gone fishing with a friend only to watch out of the corner of your eye to learn how to tie a fishing knot, these videos are for you. How about lost a fish due to your hook coming off, again, these videos are for you. [...]
Four Essential Outdoor Knots with #1 Best Selling Knot Author John Sherry Have you repeatedly flipped open various knot books only to be overwhelmed with the vast array of knots and their functions. Repeatedly, I’ve thought if only an expert could tell me a few essential knots to learn. Forget the rest, focus on these. In this series of [...]
Choosing a Rain Jacket and Rain Pant In this video we discuss rain jackets and rain pants also known as a hard shell layer. While at the headquarters of Alpine Ascents International in Seattle, Wa., guide, Dennis Haskell talks about the rain jacket and pants they trust for their expeditions to the highest and most rugged mountain peaks in the [...]
Mountaineering Clothing Layering – Alpine Ascents International Headquarters So you’re ready to join Alpine Ascents International on an expedition traversing one of the highest mountain peaks on the 7 continents? You’re gonna need the right layers of clothing. Alpine Ascents, named “Best Mountain Guide Service” by National Geographic, takes beginners and experts atop Mt. Everest, Mt. Rainier, Patagonia and many [...]
BUCK KNIVES PARTNERS WITH MENTOR QUEST – Press Release Oct 15, 2012 Buck Knives is pleased to announce a partnership with Mentor Quest. Mentor Quest follows Ed Eason, guitar player for music stars such as Carrie Underwood, on his venture as he travels across the country in pursuit of expert mentors. The mentor discussions, how-to videos, and highlights of his [...]
How To Choose a Rifle – Stainless vs. Carbon Steel (Blued) Barrel In this third part of three videos “How To Choose A Rifle“, Daniel Cox, product manager at Remington, discusses stainless vs. carbon steel or “blued” barrels. Daniel discusses the pros and cons of each, maintenance differences as well as demonstrates how to effectively take care of a carbon steel [...]
How To Choose a Rifle – Wood vs. Synthetic In this second of three videos “How To Choose A Rifle“, Daniel Cox, product manager at Remington, discusses wood vs. synthetic gun stocks. Daniel discusses the pros and cons of each. Being a guitar player, I admire finely crafted wooden instruments but after sitting with Daniel, I must say I completely [...]