Archive for Brian McCombie

Delta Connections

In Yazoo County, Miss., Southern hospitality, hog and deer hunting and high-tech gear go hand in hand.

September 18, 2014

Little Bear … Big Bear?

In Alberta good things come to those who wait­—and sometimes to those who don’t.

August 19, 2014

Hardware: Trijicon VCOG

Thanks to reviewers and bloggers, and lots of social media chatter, Field Editor Brian McCombie was sure the Trijicon VCOG would be one heavy beast of a scope, bulky, a regular boat anchor. He found those reports to be entirely untrue. Check out his complete review right here.

August 12, 2014

Shooting the New Salvo 12 Shotgun Suppressor

Field Editor Brian McCombie had a chance to put SilencerCo's new Salvo 12 shotgun suppressor to good use. How does it sound and feel? Find out here.

July 22, 2014

SilencerCo Shotgun Suppressor Hits Market

SilencerCo has debuted a shotgun suppressor, the Salvo 12. The Salvo 12 is made to suppress a 12-gauge shotgun firing 23/4-inch or 3-inch slugs or wadded shot.

July 21, 2014

Trend Shows Women Prefer Turkey Hunting for First Hunt

Birds of spring spur nationwide surge in female hunters.

April 16, 2014

FLIR Thermal Imaging Review

FLIR, a company based in Wilsonville, Ore., takes its name from the technology used to manufacture instruments like the Pro Scout: forward-looking infrared imaging. While hog hunting in West Texas, the author tested the FLIR technology. Here is what he found.

February 03, 2014

Riding the Atlantic Roller Coaster

A hunt for sea ducks off the coast of Rhode Island is not for the faint of heart.

November 22, 2013

From Deer Hunter to Hog Hunter: An Easy Transition

Taking down hogs is one of the fastest growing and most exciting hunt experiences available today. So how can you get involved? Brian McCombie has the answers.

September 18, 2013

Bear Pascoe: Professional Football Player, Hunter and NRA Member

AmericanHunter.org had the chance to sit down with New York Giants tight end and NRA Member Bear Pascoe.

May 14, 2013

10 Questions With Willie Bloomquist: Professional Baseball Player, Hunter, NRA Member

AmericanHunter.org had the chance to sit down with Arizona Diamondbacks infielder and NRA Member Willie Bloomquist.

March 13, 2013

9 Reasons to Consider Weatherby's Hog Reaper Rifle

Weatherby has entered the hog hunting market, and Brian McCombie has tested it. He's offered nine reasons you should be paying attention to the Hog Reaper.

March 04, 2013

Waterfowler Numbers Take a Dive

Recent trends indicate that waterfowlers are ditching their duck blinds for deer stands.

April 30, 2012

Antlers are His Business

Rory Rasmussen has spent three decades in the shed antler business as owner and operator of Heads, Hides and Horns in Helena, Mont.

April 25, 2011

Can Women Save Hunting?

Since 1996, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has found women holding steady at 9 percent of the hunting population-about 1.2 million hunters.

December 14, 2010