Archive | All News

RSS feed for this section

“Legends of the Outdoors” National Hall of Fame Founder Garry Mason Announces 2017 Inductees and Plans for the 16th Annual Event

25 Apr
Legends logo

SPRINGVILLE, TN – Founder of the “Legends of the Outdoors” National Hall of Fame, Garry Mason, has released the 16th Annual “Legends of the Outdoors” National Hall of Fame’s 2017 event date and venue.  This year’s inductees and guests will again be boarding one of the largest paddlewheel showboats in the country – the General…

RMEF Salutes Volunteers

24 Apr
volunteer

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is proud to recognize and honor its conservation army of 11,000 volunteers during National Volunteer Week. “We cannot express how grateful we are for good men and women who do so much for elk and elk country,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “They work tirelessly on their…

Small Utah Project Has Big Public Access Dividends

13 Apr
logos

    MISSOULA, Mont.—Sportsmen and women now have permanent access to 3,800 acres of National Forest land in central Utah thanks to a collaborative effort between the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Manti-La Sal National Forest, Back Country Horsemen of Utah and Emery County. “This project shows how working together can bring about improved public access…

Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium to Celebrate Grand Opening on September 21, Commemorating National Hunting & Fishing Days

03 Apr
WOW logo

  Springfield, Mo. – Johnny Morris, founder/CEO of Bass Pro Shops and leading conservationist, in partnership with noted conservation partners from around the world, today announced the all-new Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield, Mo., will celebrate its grand opening on National Hunting & Fishing Day, September 21. “I am proud and…

Plans Announced for an Outdoor Communications Superconference in 2020

28 Mar
OJEFA TREE small clean

  2020 Superconference:  Envision the Future of Outdoors Communications The Southeastern Outdoor Press Association (SEOPA) and the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers (AGLOW) are joining forces to produce a meeting of outdoor communicators and industry representatives from all across the country. The Superconference will take place in September or October of 2020 in a…

Langley Claims 2017 World Elk Calling Championship

27 Mar
elk calling

  MISSOULA, Mont.—Bryan Langley outdueled friendly rival Corey Jacobsen to claim first place in the professional division at the 2017 World Elk Calling Championships in Salt Lake City, Utah, presented by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and the International Sportsmen’s Expositions. “It feels pretty good. It’s been awhile. Corey and I have gone back and…