Spring 2017 Update and Gallery 1

Howdy friends, Excess here for your Spring 2017 update and gallery. Boy, what a spring.  As I traipsed in to purchase my sportsman’s pack I had visions of filling each of these Idaho tags in my hand!  Spring bear, spring turkey, so many great options that I was looking forward to! While I did make […]


A love letter to Mule Deer.

Thank goodness for mule deer.  There are many reasons we as hunters are so passionate about what we do, and they are different for everybody.  Here is a little insight as to how these wonderful animals enrich my life.  DRAWING THE TAG.  This all starts around January.  You anxiously await the results of the past […]


Cooper ST MAXX Review – Tires Mounted!!!

*UPDATE — 01-16-2017* I felt like I should provide a nearly 5 year update.  First of all, I cant believe it has been almost 5 years.  Second, these are still the greatest tire I have ever owned.  My brother and a co-worker have purchased the Toyo RT, so we hope to have a review on those tires […]


Elk 5, Lance Boys 0

Elk 5, Lance Boys 0

Elk 5, Lance Boys 0     This year brought about two excellent hunt opportunities to allow us to continue our annual frustration and consternation caused by the elusive Wapiti, spoiler alert, bringing the current score to Elk 5, Lance Boys 0. The thrill of the chase, the constant chess match that is any form of hunting and […]


Hunting, my body, me and P90X3

Hunting, my body, me and P90X3 I was lucky enough to draw two tags this year, and quickly realized getting in shape would become a necessity, and wanted to take a moment to write about hunting, my body, me and P90X3.  The two tags I drew play out like this:  One for Muley buck, the other […]

Hunting, my body, me and P90X3

Ruger American 223 Review

Ruger American Rifle Review

Welcome to the Lanceboysoutdoors.com Ruger American Rifle Review.  Recently I was looking to purchase a bolt action varmint rifle.  Initially, I was looking for a nicer, wood stock rifle that would act both as collection component as well as a a coyote and general varmint rifle, specifically in a 22-250.  As time went on, I […]


11-7 Chukar Gallery

Had a cool Chukar hunt in Oregon last weekend with a friend of mine.  Lots of difficult walking but awesome views.   -XS


Elk 3 Lance Boys 0 2015 Idaho Hunt

Elk 3 Lance Boys 0 2015 Idaho Hunt

We promised to do better this year in our elk quest.  Long story short, we did better simply by seeing them, while still falling short on taking the first elk by a Lance boy, current tally, Elk 3 Lance Boys 0 2015 Idaho Hunt.   I had scouted the area two weeks before we arrived, […]