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Which Camo Pattern Should You Choose?

When it comes to camouflage choice, the most important thing to think about is your hunting location and its landscape.

April 07, 2014

From The Cookbook: Venison Cornbread Cake

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 04, 2014

As The Bow Sight Swings

If you bow hunt mainly from a tree stand, a pendulum sight could make hits come easier.

April 03, 2014

My First Rifle

Check out these big-game bolt guns for less than $500.

April 02, 2014

Cartridge Control

Controlled-round feed relates to the way in which the bolt handles a cartridge as it is stripped from the magazine and fed into the chamber.

April 01, 2014

Shooting Uphill and Down

Learn how to hold for steep uphill and downhill shots.

March 31, 2014

Solids vs. Soft-Points

How does a solid bullet compare to a soft-point on big game?

March 28, 2014

Bore Cleaners for Slug Guns

What cleaning solutions are best for a shotgun slug barrel?

March 27, 2014

Mosquito Protection

ThermaCell keeps mosquitoes at bay while hunting hogs.

March 26, 2014

Handguns For Deer

Are handguns in .357 Mag. powerful enough for deer?

March 25, 2014

Aging Game Meat

Don't age deer meat at a temperature higher than 37 degrees Fahrenheit.

March 24, 2014

From The Cookbook: Squirrel and Eggplant Stew

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!

March 21, 2014

Trigger Pull Weight

A very light trigger pull weight has its place, but not on a hunting rifle.

March 21, 2014

Hunting Handgun

Here are some tips for choosing a revolver for hunting.

March 20, 2014

Porter Harvests Rio Turkey; One Subspecies Remains In Hunt for Grand Slam

NRA President Jim Porter has been covering the turkey hunting bases this week, hitting three states in five days in pursuit of three of the four U.S. subspecies! NRA Publications' John Zent broke the news on Porter's Rio Grande in Texas late yesterday, and this morning we've got even more great photos to share. Check out the action in the gallery below.

March 20, 2014