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Know How: 5 Bow Season Tips

Senior Editor Karen Mehall Phillips offers five tips that every bowhunter should keep in mind this hunting season.

October 28, 2014

Buck Dynasty?

Move over ducks. Here come the bucks—as in “Country Buck$,” a new reality series that premiers Nov. 19 on A&E.

October 27, 2014

Hornady Announces American Whitetail Rifled Slugs

For 2015, Hornady will be adding a rifled slug, designed for smoothbore barrels, to its popular American Whitetail ammunition line. Web Managing Editor Shawn Skipper had an opportunity to discuss the new offering with Hornady's Neil Davies during a recent visit. Learn more about the upcoming release with our exclusive video.

October 27, 2014

Wilson Combat Announces .308 Caliber AR-Style Rifles

Wilson Combat has announced the availability of its new, large format BILLet-AR rifles in .308 Win.

October 23, 2014

Hornady Named NASGW Ammo Manufacturer of the Year

Hornady Manufacturing was presented with the “2014 Ammunition Manufacturer of the Year” Award by the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) at an awards ceremony last week.

October 22, 2014

Honda Introduces 2015 FourTrax Foreman Rubicon 4x4

Honda Powersports gave media members a chance to put its new 2015 FourTrax Foreman Rubicon 4x4—supposedly engineered specifically for comfort and confidence—to the test earlier this fall. But will the new ride appeal to hunters? Get an inside look with our video.

October 22, 2014

Aimpoint Introduces New AR-15 Specific Optic

Aimpoint has announced the introduction of a new sight designed specifically for modern sporting rifles such as the AR-15: the Aimpoint Carbine Optic (ACO).

October 21, 2014

Sitka Pledges to Donate Up to $20,000 to RMEF

Sitka Gear, a longtime supporter and advocate of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) has pledged to donate up to $20,000 to help solidify the future of elk hunting, conservation and land access—with your help.

October 21, 2014

Western Rivers Releases Stalker 360

The game call specialists at Western Rivers have announced that they're now shipping the company's new Stalker 360 model.

October 20, 2014

Must-Have Camping Gear

Have a camping trip on the horizon and need to refresh your gear collection? Here are some of the American Hunter staff's top picks.

October 19, 2014

Mossberg Wins NASGW 'Innovator of the Year' Award

O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc., was presented with the “2014 Innovator of the Year” Award during the opening night festivities at the 2014 NASGW Expo & 41st Annual Meeting earlier this week in Little Rock, Arkansas.

October 17, 2014

Hornady Announces New Hunting Products for 2015

Hornady announced its 2015 product offerings this week at the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) show, and three things in particular should catch the eye of the hunting community.

October 16, 2014

Member's Hunt: Big Country, Big Bore and a Big Ol’ Bull

Inspired by a recent American Hunter magazine piece, NRA member Dr. Stephen H. Corwin shares the story of his recent handgun elk hunt.

October 16, 2014

Hornady's .17 WSM

Hornady has announced that it will be expanding it's .17-caliber line with the addition of its own version of .17 Win. Super Mag. Neil Davies took a moment to discuss the new release during a varmint hunt earlier this year.

October 15, 2014

Bergara Custom Rifle Contest Closing on Oct. 31

Earlier this year, Bergara Custom Rifles has teamed up with Realtree and the NRA to give away one of its Sport Hunter custom rifles. The final deadline to register for your chance to win it is approaching, however: The contest closes on Oct. 31, 2014.

October 14, 2014