Archive for NRA Staff

Bloomberg Wages War on NRA

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will spend $50 million to spread his gun-control agenda across the country with his newly formed group, Everytown for Gun Safety.

April 18, 2014

Reach Out and Touch 'Em: Turkey Gun Sights

New technology is stretching the limits of what turkey loads can do. It’s time to get a sight for your gobbler gun to match. Most of these can perform double-duty on your deer rifle, too.

April 18, 2014

How to Clean a Gun

When it comes to gun cleaning, everybody has at least two favorite methods. This is one of ours.

April 18, 2014

Live from the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

NRA editors will explore the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits, bringing you the best in guns, gear and major NRA announcements. Follow along from April 25 to 27, right here on AmericanHunter.org.

April 18, 2014

From The Cookbook: Venison Mincemeat

The NRA Member's Wild Game Cookbook, Second Edition, is a collection of common and unique wild-game recipes alike. Give this one a try!

April 17, 2014

Member's Hunt: Youth Hunter Tags Rare Gobbler

Michael Stockwell of Akron, Ohio, was hunting spring gobblers with his uncle when he landed a trophy turkey. Read the full story here.

April 15, 2014

Mayflower Wheellock Carbine

This wheellock carbine, on display at the National Firearms Museum, was owned by John Alden, one of the Pilgrim leaders of Plymounth Colony.

April 14, 2014

Safety Harnesses

Any hunter that hunts from a stand or any other elevated platform must wear a safety harness.

April 11, 2014

Single-Action Vs. Double-Action Revolvers

What are the differences between a single-action and a double-action revolver?

April 10, 2014

Winchester Ammunition Named Cabela's 2013 Vendor of the Year

Worldwide marketer Cabela's has named Winchester Ammunition as its Vendor of the Year.

April 10, 2014

Determine Your Dominant Eye

Using your dominant eye to aim a gun will usually make you a faster and more accurate shooter.

April 09, 2014

New Yamaha Viking SxS Review

For 2014, Yamaha introduces the new Viking, a side-by-side off-highway vehicle with three-abreast seating.

April 09, 2014

South Carolina Hunters Harvest More Than 11,000 Cormorants

More than 11,000 double-breasted cormorants were harvested during South Carolina's inaugural season, according to the state's Department of Natural Resources.

April 08, 2014

Elk Hunting on the Horizon in Virginia?

The last group of Kentucky elk arrives in southwest Virginia this Friday, where a large crowd is expected to gather.

April 08, 2014

Southwest Javelina

Do you need a guide for javelina, or are the desert dwellers suited for a do-it-yourself hunt?

April 07, 2014