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I Went Bear Hunting and All I Got Was a Picture of Poop

WARNING: No bears were harmed in the making of this spring bear season. Spring bear season.  It’s what you do after you’ve recovered from general deer/elk season and are looking at your freezer with regret from eating all the venison Read More

Survive the Ammunition Shortage on a Budget: Three Things You Need to Know Now

“Sorry, we’re out.  Our supplier doesn’t know when we’ll get more.” If you’re a hunter, you’ve no doubt heard this countless times at your local gun shop.  Your favorite load, bullet, or gunpowder isn’t available anywhere for any price.  Hunting Read More

A Woman’s Advice: Preparing for Your First Hunt with Your Partner

Your partner has asked you to join him or her hunting (or maybe you asked if you could hunt) and the answer is “yes.”  You’re excited and maybe a little nervous.  After all, you’re a newbie and your partner is Read More

Do You Remember Your First Deer?

This sucks.  The words rattled around in my head in sympathy with my kidneys which were tossed unmercifully by the mil-spec seat in the old Willys Jeep.  My second year as a hunter showed every sign it would end as Read More

Not Hitting What You Aim At? 5 Things Women Should Consider When Choosing a Hunting Rifle.

.300 WSM (L) next to .300 Win Mag. I have a love-hate relationship with my rifle.  It has put meat on the table, but I’ve missed a fair share of deer to the point where I questioned my shooting.  I’m Read More

The Best Camouflage

“There’s turkeys on the hill.” The words snapped my attention from an article I needed to finish; predatory adrenaline propelled me up from my desk. I grabbed the old Stevens 20-gauge single-barrel shotgun from its storage place along with three, Read More

Finding the Right Hunting Boots: Cabelas to the Rescue

In desperate need for new warm weather hunting boots last year, I settled on a some Cabelas Outfitter Series specimens, after a months long, frustration filled search.  It’s no secret I am a slavish Cabelas customer, have been for decades, Read More

Talking Turkey (Learn the Secrets to Identify a Gobbler from a Hen)

I love wild turkeys.  Not just because they’re good eating, (which they are), or they’re gorgeous birds (which they are), but because they’re wily, smart, and well adapted to the forest. They’re so well camouflaged, you may have trouble identifying Read More

5 Secrets to Sight-in a Rifle with Ten Rounds or Less

  Sighting-in a rifle is a process surrounded by myth and misconception.  Many people believe it takes hours on the target range and ammunition by  the case full. Nothing is farther from the truth. Whether you have just  mounted a Read More

5 Unexpected Places to Hunt Game Animals for City Dwellers

“Did you know you can hunt outside of Los Angeles?” Larry asked me the other day. To be perfectly honest, I had no idea.  But I wasn’t too surprised. But if you live in an urban area and are new Read More

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