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HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST HUNTING KNIFE FOR YOU - PRO'S TIPS

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:05:24 AM America/ChicagoHunting knives are a great and perfect accessory for any hunter or even the general user, and with many resources online, it makes it even easier t
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BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO SHOOTING CLAYS

BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO SHOOTING CLAYSSaturday, January 18, 2020 1:02:07 PM America/ChicagoOne of the most fun activities you can do that will improve your shooting skills is shoot clay pigeons. There are
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The Best New Hunting Rifles of 2020

Last year at SHOT Show, we noticed bolt-action hunting rifle market trending toward ultra-light mountain rigs. That shift continues this year with substantial interest and investment in ultra-light ba
Kimber has long been known for its lightweight mountain rifles, and this particular model comes equipped with an improved carbon-fiber wrapped barrel. The Open Range Pro Carbon is a dual-purpose bolt gun that can be shot at longer ranges, but is also
Leupold’s RX Fulldraw 4 features Archer’s Advantage software, which calculates arrow weight, arrow velocity and peep height for better accuracy. The Flightpath feature will determine if your arrow will clear obstructions, like hanging limbs, out to 1
SIG Sauer unveiled a bolt gun (with AR ergonomics) at SHOT Show 2020 called the Cross. There is a lot to unpack with this new rifle, which has three interchangeable barrels: a 16-inch in .308, 18-inch in 6.5 Creedmoor, and 16-inch in SIG’s .277 Fury.
Choosing the right mule deer area can be a very difficult and sometimes confusing task. Every state and area has its own set of unique challenges and barriers that lie between you and that buck of a lifetime. Learning to pair your own goals and expec
Big mule deer are some of the toughest, most prized trophies out West. They live from the desert to the mountain peaks and everywhere in between. They are wily and have great instincts to stay one step ahead of hunters. Big mature bucks learn how to
Guest Author: Rocky Mountian Elk FoundationTake a dive into the hot topic…. wolf reintroduction. RMEF has put together a video on the TOP 10 reasons why forced reintroduction is a bad idea.“RMEF has a long history in Colorado. Since 1987, RMEF and it
Mule deer or whitetail deer? It’s a hunter’s choice when deer hunting with Wolverine Creek Outfitters in eastern Nebraska. Deer outfitter Ryan Lakovitch offers a full service deer hunting camp. Ike Eastman took a mule deer buck with mass and extras o
One ammunition offering from Federal Premium coming in a bit under the radar is the Solid Core handgun line. As simple as it is, this brings a new option to the fairly limited field of bear-defense ammunition. The bullets are hard-cast lead, but feat
Federal’s Hammer Down line is targeted directly to lever-gun hunters. Federal worked directly with Henry Repeating Arms on this project to solve common loading, feeding, and cycling issues with standard ammunition by deburring and adding slight chamb
If you’re looking for a good survival gun and a fun plinker in one package, consider the CQB SUB-2000 from KelTec. It’s a quick take-down folding rifle chambered in 9mm. This model accepts Glock magazines, though there’s another that accepts magazine
A new factory variation of the XPR released this year is the Stealth. The XPR has taken hold of its spot as a dependable, accurate, and affordable rifle from Winchester. The most significant feature of the Stealth variation is it’s 16.5-inch threaded
Firearm trends may come and go, but one thing that’s always in fashion is the rimfire. We’re seeing even more rimfires in the last year or two than we’ve seen in the previous 5 to 10. Christensen Arms, who makes fabulous lightweight, big-game rifles
This sweet little gun from Glock is a rimfire with the same exact frame size and profile as the Glock 19, which makes it a great training gun for any shooter who runs one. It’s a pure Glock: it uses a 10-plus-one configuration, it’s easy to load, and
The Python is back in action. The iconic double-action revolver is chambered in .357 Magnum and also accommodates .38 Special cartridges. It’s available in a 4.25- and 6-inch stainless steel barrel, and it’s currently available from Colt.Original lin
The Mossberg 940 JM Pro Competition Shotgun is turning heads at the 2020 SHOT show. (Stephen Maturen/)There’s a whole mess of new products introduced every year at the Shooting Hunting Outdoor Trade show in Las Vegas. Some of these products will help
There is no hunting group more fanatical about gear than waterfowlers. We are always looking for new gadgets to trick ducks and geese into the decoys, a bigger mud motor to get to the blind faster...virtually anything that makes a morning in the mars
The main takeaway from the shotgun world this SHOT Show? More gunmakers are going small with multiple sub-gauge offerings, from high-end doubles to more affordable pumps and auto-loaders. Sub-gauge guns are more popular than ever, mostly due to the a