Archive for bryce towsley

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Take a healthy dose of Walter Mitty, add an equal dose of a political manifesto, season to taste with a hard-headed Yankee with superb woodsman skills and wrap the whole thing up in a plot of survival after the collapse of the world as we know it. What you end up with is a fascinating thriller of a novel by one of our own—Bryce Towsley. Most—if not all—who read this have seen Towsley’s byline in most of the NRA magazines.

January 09, 2013

Going the Distance

How to manage those ultra-long shots.

December 10, 2012

Ruger American Rifle

The Ruger American's molded polymer stock houses a pair of V-blocks to bed the action and free-float a hammer-forged barrel.

December 05, 2012

Shotgun or Muzzleloader?

The choices hunters face when hunting whitetails where rifles are not an option can be confounding.

August 29, 2012

Hunting Sunburned Ducks

When the weather is more suited to sunbathing than waterfowling, hunters must adapt or get burned.

July 26, 2012

Chiappa Rhino 60DS

It's never a bad idea to carry a backup gun when you are hunting, and the Rhino 60DS fills the role admirably—with a .357 Mag. punch.

May 30, 2012

Taxidermy at the Safari Club International Show

American Hunter Field Editor Bryce Towsley checks out some of the finest taxidermy work around at the 2012 Safari Club International Show in Las Vegas.

March 01, 2012

Hunting Africa on a Budget

With some imagination, flexibility and patience a hunter may be able to save a few bucks when planning an African hunt of a lifetime.

February 09, 2012

Hunting Big Buck Bedding Areas

Once the rut arrives, bucks spend their days avoiding hunters, sleeping and recovering in hiding spots, and you need to execute a home invasion to extract them.

October 17, 2011

Squirrel Hunting: A Small Secret Among Friends

Savvy squirrels are a match for even the most stealthy hunters, so follow these tips to keep you in the game this fall.

September 02, 2011

The Art of Hitting Running Game

Shooting at running game with a rifle requires a technique that's closer to shotgun shooting and it is more an art than a science.

June 02, 2011

Hunting Late-Season Toms

When the birds are hunter smart and weary of the mating game, here’s how we put a tag on their legs.

May 11, 2011

Review: Hornady Superformance Varmint

In general, when it comes to varmint hunting, the faster the bullet, the fewer problems in the field.

April 27, 2011

Desperate Measures: Last Resort Turkey Tactics

The gobbler tactics divulged here might be unconventional, they might even be eccentric, but in theory they all work…well, they’re at least funny.

April 06, 2011

How to Fix Your Gun in the Field

Here are a few of the more common gun problems that can occur in the field and how to deal with them without ending your hunt.

February 14, 2011