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Black Nitrile Gloves

Black Nitrile Gloves

Rodney and I were hunting a Corsican ram in southern Oregon two weeks ago, and after my success (yea!) we got to work on the animal, and Rodney pulled on a pair of nitrile gloves.  I happen to have a client from my SEO business who sells nitrile gloves, and we got to talking about why nitrile gloves were useful to hunters…and a few less than obvious things came up that I’ll share: If you take … Read entire article »

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Todd Hoffman Testimonial

Todd Hoffman Testimonial

Todd Hoffman, from the TV series Gold Rush, just returned from a hunting trip to Glen Dene Station, and shared this with us: “We have had a great time. Your hospitality has been incredible and your wife, family and parents are truly your gems. Im thankful for Rodney for showing me your place and for being able to meet you and and all of your guides. I will assist you in any manner I can from … Read entire article »

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Gary and Merrilee Lewis: photos from Glen Dene

Gary and Merrilee Lewis: photos from Glen Dene

Gary and Merrilee Lewis paid a visit to Glen Dene–check out photos from their hunts and other adventures here. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Client Stories, Fallow Deer, Red Stag, Wallaby

Dennis Dunn’s Stag at Glen Dene

Dennis Dunn’s Stag at Glen Dene

Dennis took this stag with an arrow at Glen Dene Station, Lake Hawea. He may have the new SCI archery #1 record spot for free range South Pacific red deer! The green score came in at 324 and 5/8ths. Read his story here. … Read entire article »

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A red stag and 6 nice trout all in the same day

A red stag and 6 nice trout all in the same day

Our customer Bill Kremers shot a red stag at Glen Dene Station, then caught 6 nice trout on Lake Hawea–all in one day! … Read entire article »

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Video: Hunting in the mountains west of Lake Hawea

Richard Burdon of Glen Dene Station, Rodney, and Gary Lewis from Bend, Oregon stalk a red stag at Glen Dene. … Read entire article »

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Video: Gary Lewis takes a red stag at Lake Hawea

Gary is hunting red stag here in the hills surrounding Lake Hawea with Rodney Smith of Sunspots Safaris and Richard Burdon of Glen Dene Station. … Read entire article »

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Video: Gary Lewis and his red stag

Taken at Glen Dene Station, Lake Hawea. … Read entire article »

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NZ Backcountry Spring Newsletter

NZ Backcountry Spring Newsletter

Allan Kircher, of NZ Backcountry Guides, sent us his latest newsletter. Read it here, and find out how you can win a 4-day fishing trip! … Read entire article »

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Hunting Honeymoon Testimonial

Matt Dunbar writes: “Rodney Smith truly helped put together a honeymoon of a lifetime! He nailed everything to a “T” and helped us every step of the way. Not only did we tag out on beautiful animals and pair us with an AMAZING guide, Don Cameron, but he supplied us with everything else we needed to travel the south island of NZ and always made sure that we were taken care of by checking in with us.” Read his full testimonial here. … Read entire article »

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