Ways to Find and Catch Fish – Meet Outdoor Gazette Columnist, Nate Laskiewicz


Nate Laskiewicz is an experienced Guide, Tournament Angler and the Host of Lakes Region Fishing TV Show. Nate has 4 top ten national finishes and won many regional and local tournaments. Captain Nate is a licensed fishing guide and has worked to promote fishing by working as an instructor “Let’s Go Fishing Program ” and

Turkey Tales – Meet Outdoor Gazette Columnist, Brett Ladeau


Brett Ladeau  lives in Hartland, Vermont with his wife and children.  He has been around hunting all his life and harvested his first deer in 1980 at age 12.  It wasn’t until 1997 that he decided to give turkey hunting a try.  He got his first bird that spring and has been hooked since.  “Something

Captain’s Corner – Meet Outdoor Gazette Columnist, Matt Trombley


Matt Trombley is a career firefighter, residing with his wife & son in Florence Vermont. He is a U.S.C.G licensed Master captain, guiding & chartering fishing trips through out Vermont & New York. His charter business, 3rd Alarm Charters can be viewed at  

Family Tracks – Meet Outdoor Gazette Columnist, Brian Lang


Brian Lang grew up in a log cabin in VT with only a woodstove for heat. When not helping his Dad cut wood in the summer (which was a lot!), he could be found with a fishing rod at the pond on their property, or exploring the nearby woods. He was an avid reader of

DB fishing Adventures – Meet Outdoor Gazette Columnists, Dylan Smith and Bobby Booth

Dylan Smith and Robert Booth

D & B Ice Adventures is based out of Barre, Vermont and composed of two fishing fanatics: Dylan Smith and Robert Booth. With an equal drive time to the Connecticut River and Lake Champlain, the hardest decision is whether they want to catch giant bluegill on the river or huge pumpkinseed on the lake with

The Maine Hunter – Meet Outdoor Gazette Columnist, Steve Beckwith


Steve Beckwith – owner, Registered Maine Guide, Outdoor writer for The Outdoor Gazette. An avid sportsman sharing his knowledge to other sportsmen in many ways. From being his local rod & gun club Editor and Webmaster to his own Maine Registered Guide School and Map & Compass instructor and all points in between Steve is a well