Archive for adam heggenstaller

3 Best Broadheads for Whitetails

Having trouble deciding on a broadhead for whitetail deer? Ten experienced bowhunters told us their go-to broadheads, and we compiled the results.

August 28, 2014

Beat Thermals and Tag More Deer

Thermals aren't as predictable as they may seem. Consider these factors when choosing a stand location for whitetail deer on hillsides and other slopes.

August 27, 2014

AmericanHunter.org Launches "Whitetail Week"

AmericanHunter.org is proud to launch "Whitetail Week," a new online-only initiative designed to deliver as much content as possible about North America's favorite game animal.

August 26, 2014

3 Must-Read Hunting Books—For Kids

Get your kids ready for school and reading now with these hunting tales.

August 06, 2014

HSUS Attempts to Drive Hunters, Shooters from Public Lands

NRA and other conservation organizations call for Interior Department to reject lead-ammo ban petition; Hornady urges hunters and shooters to take action.

July 31, 2014

Primos Trigger Stick Tri Pod

The Trigger Stick provides a stable shooting rest that's easy to adjust, and serves as a tripod for optics and cameras.

July 30, 2014

CVA Scout V2 Pistol

Chad Schearer and Adam Heggenstaller discuss CVA's Scout V2 pistol during a trip to the range with NRA Publications.

July 22, 2014

Answers in Aoudad Country

A search for a trophy ram in the Davis Mountains of West Texas leads the author to question his skills as a rifleman.

July 22, 2014

10 Do’s and Don’ts for Better Bow Practice

Don’t just fling arrows to fling arrows; make the most of your range time by practicing perfectly.

July 16, 2014

Video: The .454 Casull Challenge

American Hunter Field Editor Bryce Towsley claimed he could put five rounds of .454 Casull through a single-action revolver in under three seconds. The American Hunter staff challenged him to prove it—and couldn't resist getting in on the fun, too.

July 15, 2014

Video: Nesika Sporter Rifle

Nesika may be a name that’s relatively unknown to hunters, but the brand is well respected among benchrest shooters. In the past, the company only marketed actions. Now, though, it offers three complete rifles: the Sporter, Long Range and Tactical. All are production rifles, yet have features fitting of a custom job. Adam Heggenstaller discusses the Sporter model in this latest edition of Gun of the Week.

June 24, 2014

Last-Minute Aoudad

The hunt for a 34-inch aoudad sheep comes down to the wire as the sun sets over West Texas.

June 19, 2014

No Leopard

Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller's safari to Namibia is over, but leopard is still on his mind.

June 09, 2014

In Need of Leopard Luck

As the leopard hunt draws to a close, Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller needs some luck.

June 05, 2014

Still Waiting (and Baiting) for Leopard

Several leopards visit the baits, but none has committed to feeding--yet.

June 03, 2014