Archive for Sarah Smith Barnum

Why We Hunt: Motivated By Meat

Once again I am the face of the modern-day hunter. Not only because I am a woman, but because I am motivated by meat.

November 05, 2013

Hunting Hogs and Blacktail With Weatherby

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum recently returned from her first hog and blacktail buck hunt with Weatherby. Find out how she fared and what she learned.

November 01, 2013

Weatherby Inc. Factory Tour

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum recently toured the Weatherby Inc. factory to get a behind-the-scenes look at the company's operations.

October 25, 2013

Weatherby-X Vanguard GH2 Hunt

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum just returned from a western game hunt in Paso Robles, Calif., with Weatherby and Camp Five Outfitters. Check out her first trophies taken with the Weatherby-X Vanguard GH2 rifle in .243 Win. caliber.

October 22, 2013

Bianchi Cowboy Mounted Shooting Exhibition

At the recent Safariland media event, Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum had the opportunity to observe Kenda Lenseigne, a record-breaking shooter in the Mounted Shooting Sports, and some of her friends in action.

October 18, 2013

A Wild-Game Culinary Adventure

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum shares what she learned at the Wild Game Culinary Adventure at the Barry Conservation Camp in Berlin, N.H., where participants learned how to skin a deer, filet a fish, skin a squirrel and more.

October 08, 2013

Wild-Game Culinary Adventure

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum attended the Wild Game Culinary Adventure at the Barry Conservation Camp in Berlin, N.H., where participants learned how to skin a deer, filet a fish, skin a squirrel and more.

October 01, 2013

Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day

This Saturday, September 28, is National Hunting and Fishing Day. To celebrate, Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum will attend the Barry Camp Wild Game Culinary Adventure, where proceeds benefit the Barry Conservation Camp in Milan, N.H.

September 24, 2013

The New Face of Target Shooters

The NSSF decided to conduct a survey to find out just who all these new shooters are that have popped up within the last five years. As a new shooter, the author wasn't too surprised by the results.

September 04, 2013

Survey Says More Women Participating in Archery: Count Me In!

A new survey by the ATA concluded that one third of all U.S. archery participants in 2012 were women. For 2013, novice bowhunter Sarah Smith Barnum adds herself to that growing number.

August 12, 2013

Remington 870 and a Mission Craze Bow

With the commencement of the fall hunting season looming on the horizon, novice huntress Sarah Smith Barnum has been preparing herself with the necessary tools to hunt.

July 26, 2013

Utah Offers Free Shooting Instruction

The Cache Valley Public Shooting Range is allowing entry to the archery, rifle and handgun ranges free of charge.

May 28, 2013

Sarah's First Turkey

Turkey down! Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum tagged her first ever turkey. Here's what happened...

May 18, 2013

Speed Limit 70 mph? 30 Sounds Fine to Me.

There's a first time for everything, and for hunters, that includes driving with a gun. Sarah Smith Barnum practices with a Remington 870, and drives it home for the first time—and possibly contracts OCD.

April 29, 2013

How to Apply Camo Face Paint For a Turkey Hunt

If you're not sure how to apply camo face paint then look no further. This easy-to-follow video will show you the way!

April 24, 2013