Purchase digital downloads of MeatEater here. In MeatEater, author and hunter Steven Rinella deconstructs and masters hunting techniques; tracks and pursues prey; and procures his food. Whether glassing for Montana Mule deer, or rooting out Javelina in Texas, Rinella defers to his backcountry roots, challenging himself at every corner while providing a memorable adventure along the way.
Steven Rinella returns to his cherished boyhood stomping grounds along Michigan’s Muskegon River. He'll paddle his canoe through the marsh to camp and bow fish for sucker, bowfin, and gar. With the rich bounty of overlooked aquatic foods that can be found in this freshwater paradise, he'll demonstrate how beat the heat by salt curing fish and later he'll prepare a camp meal of fried gar.
Steven Rinella returns to his cherished boyhood stomping grounds in Michigan’s Muskegon Marsh to bow-fish for sucker, bowfin, and gar. Along the way, he demonstrates the rich bounty of wild foods that can be found in this freshwater paradise. Featured meals are salt-packed sucker and fried gar.