The working day starts early at the Plantation during hunting season. Before dawn, our guides are loading dogs and shotguns onto the hunt truck, checking and double-checking the list to make sure nothing is overlooked. Are the food and drinks iced and ready to go? Do we have enough shells in each gauge for every type of bird we might see today? How are the horses feeling this morning?...(Read more...)
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There’s a slot between a long weekend camping adventure and a full week of roughing it in the field, and the Orion 55 was created to fill it. Bring on the limit of salmon filets or quartered game. There’s room. That’s not to say the 55 can’t handle more civilized chores. Keeping all the adult beverages icy cold for an outdoor summer wedding party? Brining the family’s turkeys for Thanksgiving? The 55 is down for that kind of duty, too. Trick it out with RAM accessories attached to the integrated YakAttack gear tracks and it becomes even more versatile and useful for anyone whose pursuits tend toward the bigger and bolder.
Capacity: 55 quarts
Tie downs: 6
Bottle openers: 4
Standing pad: Integrated
Interior tray: Solid thermoformed ABS plastic.
Closures: Lifetime galvanized cam latches
Exterior Dimensions, base: 27″ x 15.75″
Exterior Dimensions, top: 29.25″ x 18″
Exterior Height: 18.25″
Weight: 26.75 lbs.
The Orion 55 Chronicles
When it comes to the culinary arts, my skills admittedly rest at the consumer rather than the producer end of the spectrum. I would never think of challenging a trained chef in the kitchen, but at the dinner table I can hold my own with the best. In short, I like to eat. And with this skill, and a knife and fork in hand, I have consumed my fair...(Read more...)
At British Gundogs, our clients’ dogs hunt literally all around the world from South Africa to Europe and all over North America. Closer to home, our own British Labradors work and train on a 7,000 acre Hunting Plantation near Vero Beach, Florida. Over such vast distances and different terrain, we run into many different hazards – some of which are worse than others. If you are like me, you...(Read more...)