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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

Bullet-Base Basics

Whether to use a flat-base bullet or one with a boattail depends largely on the cartridge and the game being hunted.

May 13, 2014

Female Hunters Aplenty Featured in American Hunter’s Annual “Members’ Best”

In step with women being the fastest growing segment of hunters, this year's "Members' Best" feature highlights more than a few trophy shots of women with their bows and guns.

May 13, 2014

Interchangeable Cartridges

What's the difference between the .280 Rem. and the 7mm Express Remington?

May 09, 2014

Hammer-Forged Barrels

Learn about hammer forging and how it makes a difference when it comes to your rifle's barrel.

May 08, 2014

Double-Barrel Shotgun Triggers

Learn the difference between mechanical and inertial triggers.

May 05, 2014

DSC and NRA: Training the Next Generation of Hunters and Shooters

The Dallas Safari Club's biannual Youth S.A.F.E.T.Y. Extravaganza and NRA's Youth Hunter Education Challenge teach safety first as they bring new shooters and hunters into the fold.

May 03, 2014

Adjustable Sights

Rifle not shooting where you want it with iron sights? Follow these steps for adjustment.

May 02, 2014

Buckshot Size

Use different sizes of buckshot for varmints and deer.

April 29, 2014

Glass Bedding

Bedding the barreled action of a rifle can improve accuracy.

April 28, 2014

How to Shoot a Rifle

Here’s an easy-to-follow primer on the basics of rifle shooting.

April 25, 2014

Bullets for Elk

Use a premium, controlled-expansion bullet for large game like elk.

April 22, 2014

Treating Cuts

No matter how small the cut, it's important to stop the bleeding and treat the wound properly.

April 21, 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

Safety Harnesses

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

April 11, 2014