Smoked Egg Salad

The Mountain Project

Smoked egg salad takes your boring pot luck style egg salad to the next level. Smoked Egg Salad Serves: 4      Cooking Time: 15 minutes Ingredients 12 Hard Smoked Eggs, coarse chopped 1/2 c. Celery, petitely diced 1/3 c. Red onion, finely diced 1/3 c. Dill relish 1/3 c. Mayonnaise 3 tbsp. Full seed mustard 1 tsp. Paprika 1 Clove garlic, chopped Sandwich Toppings: Bread Tomato … Read More

Hard Smoked Eggs

The Mountain Project

Hard Boiled Eggs can be a pain in the butt. This recipe is a fool proof way to cook your eggs and add a delicious layer of flavor. And yes, the smoke does get through the shell! Hard Smoked Eggs Serves: 12      Cooking Time: 2 hours Ingredients 12 Large Eggs Steps Preheat smoker to 225° Place eggs in smoker for 2 hours Remove eggs directly … Read More

The hardest part. The best part.

The Mountain Project

It’s type-two fun. The kind of fun you hate. The kind of fun you dread. The kind of fun that’s only fun looking back on it. The kind of fun that results in tingling feet, raw hips, and sore backs, but also a freezer full of goodness. On Monday, Chase killed a great Arizona bull in a tough unit, over 5 miles into a walk-in … Read More

On Getting Mountain Fit

azerbaijan hunt

I’m approaching my mid-40s. I’m 7 years older than Chase and a decade older than Kevin. When I was younger, that age difference would have been my advantage. But as we age, it is a liability. A liability I feel creeping up on me despite my wishes and behavioral tantrums to resist it. I felt my age a lot on our sheep hunt a few … Read More

December Glass

man in sunset

It feels good to sit behind glass each December. Even though Arizona’s deer seasons are generous, it’s deer are not. And most of us who set out to kill a deer with a bow go home empty-handed. The season is open in some units, closed in others, and is usually the last 2 or 3 weeks of the year. Plenty of time to find and … Read More