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A Heckuva Buck

Scott Olmsted stumbles upon one unique monster buck on the floor of the SCI Show, and you'll never guess who harvested it!

February 06, 2014

Now That's a Mount!

Part of the fun for Scott Olmsted and other SCI Show attendees is the chance to take in some amazing taxidermy sights.

February 06, 2014

A First Time for Everything

On Wednesday afternoon at the SCI Show Scott Olmsted could be found at the Safari Press Booth signing copies of first book.

February 06, 2014

25 Years of X Success

The Barnes X-Bullet is celebrating a significant anniversary. Learn its history here.

February 05, 2014

Vegas, Baby!

For the second time in a matter of weeks, American Hunter Editor-in-Chief Scott Olmsted touches down in Las Vegas, this time for the Safari Club International convention. Follow along all week as he files reports from the show floor.

February 05, 2014

Remington Model 783

Lest one think “cheaper” means cheap, think again. The Model 783 offers everything a hunter needs in a rifle: accuracy, dependability and a retail price that should inspire impulse buying.

December 23, 2013

The Hunting Bug, Translated

A hunt for driven game in Poland reminds the author that regardless where he goes or who he meets, humor is a great equalizer.

November 20, 2013

Practical Riflecraft

Your hardware does little good if you don’t wield it ably. Merely pointing a rifle and pulling a trigger will not bring game to bag, despite what caliber you shoot, the price of your optic or the construction of your bullet.

October 01, 2013

Enchanted Evening

Some gifts from elk country can’t be earned, only absorbed.

September 20, 2013

Game On: Hunting Africa with Kimber

NRA E-Media's Tom Rickwalder captured these images while he and American Hunter Editor-in-Chief Scott Olmsted hunted game in Africa's Caprivi Strip. From crocs and wildebeest to hippos and elephants, the Kimber Caprivi and Mountain Ascent have helped to get the job done.

September 09, 2013

Cheers, Greg

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March 13, 2013

The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide By Frank Miniter

The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide was a New York Times Best Seller in 2009, but now it’s out as a more affordable paperback with new chapters and illustrations.

February 26, 2013

Where Criminals Get Their Guns

Across all media these days the information is far from accurate when it comes to the culture war waged against gun owners. The topic the other day on a Fox News program was Chicago’s “gun problem.” Of course everyone knows Chicago’s problem is crime committed by thugs who disobey the law, but that didn’t stop one woman from insisting “universal” background checks would cut down the number of guns on the city’s streets. Believe it or not I actually heard her say, “A lot of criminals get their guns from gun stores.” Really? Let’s look at the facts.

February 08, 2013

Hunters: The Founding Fathers Want A Word With You

In 1759, before the Declaration of Independence was conceived of, and before the American Revolution began, Benjamin Franklin made what would seem to be an obvious observation: “Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote.”

January 31, 2013

89 Percent of NRA Members Oppose a Semi-Auto Ban

Think the national news media reports the truth? Think again. For weeks now, gun-control advocates have claimed data they have collected indicate a majority of NRA members support an assault-weapon ban. Only problem is such organizations have no access to NRA membership roles.

January 30, 2013