YANTIS — Excuse my grandfatherly moment, but I am a grandfather and I took my grandson, Connor, quail hunting the other day at Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort. We also let his father, Tristan, and uncle Thomas tag along.

When Dominic Lozano moved from California to East Texas 15 years ago, he brought the California big bass style of fishing with him. While most Texas fishermen are casting for numbers hoping that volume results in a big fish, Lozano will spend days, even months, trying to catch one really big…

It only took Gary Howell 15 years to successfully complete a mountain goat hunt. He started his quest in 2004 in British Columbia. He finished it in early December when he finally took a mature ram in southeastern Alaska.