Fine Hunting Rifles on Display at Steyr’s Grand Opening

April 15, 2014

Steyr Arms' new facility is Alabama is an ideal showcase for the company's superb offering of fine hunting rifles and shotguns.

Is It Safe to Hunt Mexico? Part 3

April 03, 2014

In isolated incidents, American hunters have fallen victim to criminals in Mexico. Others enjoy successful outings. The key factor is to assess the risk where the hunt will take place and to be honest about one's personal risk tolerance.

Test Driving the New Ram EcoDiesel

March 26, 2014

Ram's EcoDiesel 1500 will appeal to hunters looking for a light-duty hauler that delivers great fuel economy.

Three Reasons to Scope Your Turkey Gun and Three Reasons Not To

March 18, 2014

Turkey hunters once scoffed at using an optic on their specialized shotguns. Some still do, but many hunters today see a clear advantage.

Is It Safe to Hunt in Mexico? (Part 2)

March 14, 2014

Although news reports from Mexico have been alarming, NRA Publications' John Zent decided he needed to hunt there at least one more time and see for himself.

Is It Safe to Hunt in Mexico? (Part 1)

March 12, 2014

NRA's John Zent faces the foremost question on the minds of Americans contemplating a hunt in Mexico.

Learning from Biathletes

February 18, 2014

Beyond marveling at their incredible toughness and athleticism, John Zent has been intrigued by gun-handling skills demonstrated by many of the Olympic biathletes in Sochi.

On the Trail of a Grizzly

October 31, 2011

Grizzly bears are at least as wild as any North American game animal, and unlike our antlered or horned beasts, they will at times turn the tables and hunt the hunter. And grizzlies are uniquely equipped to do so: Big, old boars can weigh up to 750 pounds, are unfathomably strong and come armed with fangs and claws. Despite their size, bears can sprint like deer for short stretches, except that they may well decide to sprint toward the threat rather than away.

Whitetail Season Starts NOW!

August 05, 2011

Here at AmericanHunter.org we’re declaring that the ultimate time of year for whitetail fanatics is officially off and running. As of today. That’s because today marks the debut of what we’re confident will be the very best whitetail blog ever to appear anywhere in the Web, “Whitetail Season with Bill Winke.”

Let's Eat: My Top Wild-Game Meats

June 30, 2011

Steven Rinella’s revelation of his preferred game meats made me hungry at first, then inspired me to think about my own favorites. In no way am I suggesting there’s anything screwy with his list—especially the tempting recipes—or that mine is somehow better. Clearly, this is a matter of taste and there’s no accounting for that. Anyhow, here’s my delectable half-dozen, most of which, quite literally, I will never be able to eat nearly often enough.