About the Books
Joe Lunkas is a master at his game. Fifty Years of Deer-Stand Reflections, a Memoir of a Michigan Master Deer Hunter is the culmination of the author’s extraordinary experiences over the years while hunting deer.
His insightful stories strongly convey the lessons learned from his time spent on outdoor journeys in the deer woods. The healing and rejuvenating solitude, his thought-provoking remembrances, and the pure personal enjoyment experienced in the deer-stand can be rejoiced as sources of inspiration, satisfaction and success.
The book will ignite the flame in the hearts of hunters, both newcomers and veterans of the sport, infusing a deep appreciation, respect and love for nature that is coalesced in hunting. Fifty Years is right on target!
What would you give to pick the brain of someone who has over 50 years of experience as an outdoorsman? What tantalizing and insightful information could you gain?
The great outdoors comes alive in the second book of the Fifty Years trilogy by veteran hunter and outdoorsman Joe Lunkas. Fifty Years of Gathering, Fishing, and Unusual Animal Encounters: Lessons Learned of a Michigan Outdoorsman represents only part of the culmination of author Joe Lunkas’ fascinating experiences over the past half century. This book will appeal to everyone who loves nature and the outdoors, including those who don’t hunt. The author encourages readers to evaluate and think about his messages and Lessons Learned, while considering his books to be their “silent outdoor companions.”
Artfully presented and organized, his stories will ignite the interest of both novice and veterans, infusing a deep appreciation, respect, and love for Mother Nature and her wild inhabitants. The author explains in stunning clarity the healing and rejuvenating solitude, thought-provoking atmosphere, and the pure personal enjoyment experienced in the outdoors. He shows how these experiences can inspire satisfaction and success in us all.
This last book of this trilogy on hunting and the great outdoors features some of the many Lessons Learned during the author’s fifty-plus years as a Michigan outdoorsman. It is directed toward young adult hunters and outdoor lovers to teach them self-reliance as well as a deep appreciation, respect, and love of nature and its wild inhabitants.
The book starts with small game hunting, progresses through upland bird hunting, waterfowl and deer hunting, and culminates with the sage advice and views of Joe Lunkas.
Each section contains unusual and memorable hunt situations, plus valuable Lessons Learned, tips, notes, and story postscripts. Fifty Years of Memorable Hunting Experiences: Lessons Learned of a Michigan Outdoorsman features 36 photo illustrations and captions.
All three books in the series are designed and formatted to be read while actually enjoying the outdoors and its rejuvenating solitude.
About the Author
Joe Lunkas has always spent the majority of his leisure time hunting, fishing, and gathering. “I am confident that I have achieved my lifelong and final objective of capturing via the written word what it really means to be a seasoned outdoorsman, with the realization of the obligations that this entails. Through my books, my long-term goal is to encourage as many young and not-so-young outdoors persons to follow my lead. These are the individuals that will first share, and someday inherit, my great outdoors and ‘steward of the land’ responsibilities.”