Pigs and balloons, an idea full of hot air

STEVE KNIGHT, steve@texasalloutdoors.com   It seems that the Texas Legislature has really been busy dodging a lot of issues, but taking care of some really important ones like approving wild pig hunting from hot air balloons. Way to help one or two private individuals. Don’t get me wrong, it is a cute idea that is going to have the impact…

Gander Mountain owner changes name with eye to the future

The what’s next for Gander Mountain saga continues even while going out of business sales are being held in all of its stores. The latest change is that the company’s new owner, Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis tweeted May 11 that the name of the stores is being changed to Gander Outdoors and that he would pay $25,000 for anyone who coming up

Gander Mountain stores are not DOA, yet

STEVE KNIGHT/steve@texasalloutdoors.com   “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” Mark Twain   Despite stories circulating from some news outlets, the future of the Gander Mountain stores in Tyler, Texas and the remainder of the country are not sealed. They may be teetering, but they are not for certain closing yet. It was

Gander sells to Camping World, all but 17 stores to be shuttered

STEVE KNIGHT/steve@texasalloutdoors.com   According to a report in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune Gander Mountain and its Overton’s recreational boating business is being sold to Camping World Holdings Inc. Bankruptcy court filings showed Camping World, the largest U.S. recreational vehicle dealers, and a group of liquidators reportedly won a

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Gander Mountain stores are not DOA, yet

STEVE KNIGHT/steve@texasalloutdoors.com   “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” Mark Twain   Despite stories circulating from some news outlets, the…

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Saturday's ShareLunker a day late

STEVE KNIGHT/steve@texasalloutdoors.com In an effort to quell complaints about mortality within the Toyota ShareLunker program Texas Parks and Wildlife Department might have…

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