So why do you venture outdoors to go fishing or hunting?
There are many reasons why people hunt and fish, according to polls of over 2,400 hunters and anglers. In the March, 2007 polls by AnglerSurvey.com and HunterSurvey.com, experiencing nature, relaxation, and spending time with family and friends are the top reasons for getting outdoors. The specific results were:
To relax ... Anglers - 27.9% , Hunters - 15.4%
Get away to nature... Anglers - 27.6% , Hunters - 42.8%
Good family activity/good way to spend time with friends... Anglers - 20.6%, Hunters - 20.3%
The challenge... Anglers - 19.3% , Hunters - 15.5%
Other... Anglers - 3.9%, Hunters - 4.3%
Don’t know or no answer... Anglers - 0.7%,
Hunters - 1.6%
Steve McCadams is a professional hunting and fishing guide here in the Paris Landing area. He has also contributed many outdoor oriented articles to various national publications.
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