The Sisterhood of The Outdoors Endorses Thunderstik Lodge

The Sisterhood of The Outdoors Endorses Thunderstik Lodge

Thunderstik Lodge receives the first official Sisterhood Outdoors Seal of Approval. What does that mean for you as a lady hunter? That means you can be sure you will be treated to the hunt of a lifetime with top-notch service. Our endorsement program is a rigorous...
Tribute to President George H.W. Bush

Tribute to President George H.W. Bush

In honor of a great man – actually, one of the greatest men – the entire staff at Gage Outdoor and Thunderstik Lodge remembers President George H.W. Bush. Thank you for visiting our lodge – you will be missed but not forgotten! The eulogy by his eldest...
Spring Break with Recoil

Spring Break with Recoil

Written by: Tom Keer of Sporting Classic Daily I had no plans the night before my senior year’s spring break. I had no plans because I was a stone-broke college kid, just like my roommates. Spring break was uneventful during the three prior years, but for this one,...
Bear Hunting with Dennis Stabe

Bear Hunting with Dennis Stabe

“When are you going to come up and give Bear hunting a go”, my guide Brad asked.We had just completed a successful 2 week long Moose and Caribou hunt where we managed to take some exceptional animals and were now just relaxing on shore, waiting for the float plane to...
A Clean Sweep in Caribou Country

A Clean Sweep in Caribou Country

As the discussion raged on with my father-in-law Dennis, brother-in-law John and good friend George and me, we could not agree on what direction our next hunt should take. Caribou had been one animal that had eluded my walls but has been in the forefront of my mind....
My First Ram

My First Ram

I can still see that pure white ram sky lined like it was yesterday. It was the first Dall sheep I ever laid eyes on. The wilderness back drop captivated my imagination, I was instantly hooked. I wasn’t on my first sheep hunt, not even on my way to my first sheep...