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Gear for Deer

Here's the latest deer gear you'll want to check out for hunting season direct from the pages of American Hunter magazine.

October 14, 2013

October Gear: Stuff You Want

Some muzzleloading enthusiasts emulate Jeremiah Johnson, while others hit the woods looking more like George Jetson. Regardless, here are a few items that'll make a buck resemble Steak Diane.

October 09, 2013

Herter's Select Grade Ammo

Cabela’s couldn’t get enough ammo in stock to feed the needs of its customers so it sought out alternate supplies. After meeting with manufacturers worldwide, Cabela’s chose operations in the Czech Republic, Italy and Russia to load rifle, handgun and shotgun ammunition to its specifications. And the Herter’s Select Grade line was born.

October 09, 2013

.17 Win. Super Mag.

There is no doubt that the .17 WSM elevates rimfire ballistics to a new level. But will enough gun companies jump on board to produce rifles in this caliber?

September 30, 2013

Leading the Way: Barnes Bullets

With all the hype about non-lead projectiles these day, here’s a look at how and why Barnes’s engineers created the monolithic X Bullet, and the improved copper bullets that have followed.

September 26, 2013

Nikon Announces Fall Promotions

Nikon has unveiled four new fall promotions to help you gear up for hunting season without breaking the bank.

September 18, 2013

Ursa Minor Jeep J30 Camper

For about $6,000, the go-anywhere Jeep Wrangler Unlimited can now be outfitted with a pop-up camper that can instantly provide a good night’s rest for two adults.

September 18, 2013

Cabela's Euro Optics

Many American hunters firmly believe European optics are the finest in the world. A few years ago Cabela’s recognized this widespread notion by introducing its 10x42 Euro binocular, made by Meopta, a company with a long and successful history.

September 16, 2013

Swarovski ATX/STX

When one of the best spotting scopes in the world is advertised as “new and improved”—and you saw no room for improvement in the old model—is it a scam? Field Editor Ron Spomer proves why the "new" Swarovski ATX/STX is worth the cost.

September 10, 2013

Light in the Dark Woods

Check out these five different light options for use in the field, from a headlamp to a lantern, recommended straight from the pages of American Hunter magazine.

September 06, 2013

Dove Load Options: Opening Day and Late in the Season

Shots taken on doves are decidedly different between Opening Day and late in the season, thus requiring different loads. See what American Rifleman Managing Editor Aaron Carter recommends for each scenario.

September 05, 2013

Grown-Up Hog Loads

He just couldn't take it anymore. The author shares his true opinions regarding hog loads. If you want to put down a hog, pick up a beast.

September 04, 2013

Where's the Ammo?

It is consumer demand that keeps supplies of ammo nationwide low—and prices high. To figure out why, you might ask your neighbor.

August 29, 2013

Nightforce 2.5X-10X-32 mm NXS Compact

Richard Mann tests out the Nightforce 2.5X-10X-32 mm NXS Compact riflescope.

August 22, 2013

Essential Moose Hunting Gear

Here's the gear NRA Publications Editorial Director John Zent found essential on his B.C. moose hunt.

August 20, 2013