Archive for Sarah Smith Barnum

Best Hunting-Themed April Fools' Day Prank of 2014

Would you eat at a restaurant where you had to hunt your table fare? Well, you can't, because sadly, as Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum found, it's merely a good April Fool's Day prank.

April 04, 2014

Almost Time to Hunt the Thunder Chicken

In many states, turkey season openers are just around the corner. Virginia residents who haven't taken a hunters ed course can now do so with an easy-to-use online course.

March 31, 2014

What's the Best Wild-Game Meat?

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum wants your input on what the best wild-game meat is to help her create her hunt-to-eat bucket list.

March 23, 2014

Turkey Calling Webinar with Legendary Ray Eye

If you're a beginner, or just looking to brush up on your turkey calling skills and don't want to risk your luck with YouTube videos then check out this new course, Calling is Everything, offered by Ray Eye and Mark Strand of Johnson Mountain University.

March 11, 2014

Va. Sunday Hunting and a W.Va. Becoming an Outdoorswoman Event

With the possibility of more days to hunt in Virginia, Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum is making a concerted effort to become a more-skilled outdoorswoman.

February 25, 2014

Cold-Weather Hunting: Is Winter Over Yet?

It's been a colder-than-usual winter, and Sarah Smith Barnum admits that she's more than ready for the spring months to arrive.

February 19, 2014

Bird Haven Ranch Duck Hunt

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum recently spent some time with Ducks Unlimited and Winchester in Butte City, Calif., duck hunting at the breathtaking Bird Haven Ranch. Here's a first-hand look at what she saw.

January 07, 2014

Cooking for a Cause

A New Hampshire culinary seminar benefits youth and the outdoors.

December 26, 2013

Wisconsin Man Chased by Wild Turkey

A wild turkey chased a Wisconsin man through the streets of south side Sheboygan, only to be cornered by local police before fleeing into the woods.

December 04, 2013

Post-Thanksgiving Musings

Thanksgiving may be over, but it's never too late to give thanks. Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum belatedly shares some post-Thanksgiving musings about hunting and the rise of female hunters' numbers.

December 03, 2013

Cabela's Women's OutfitHER Hunting Line

Having worn only men's hunting pants and shirts in the past, it was an absolute pleasure to put on this women's hunting apparel and have it actually fit in all the right places.

November 08, 2013

Why We Hunt: Motivated By Meat

Once again I am the face of the modern-day hunter. Not only because I am a woman, but because I am motivated by meat.

November 05, 2013

Hunting Hogs and Blacktail With Weatherby

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum recently returned from her first hog and blacktail buck hunt with Weatherby. Find out how she fared and what she learned.

November 01, 2013

A Wild-Game Culinary Adventure

Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum shares what she learned at the Wild Game Culinary Adventure at the Barry Conservation Camp in Berlin, N.H., where participants learned how to skin a deer, filet a fish, skin a squirrel and more.

October 08, 2013

Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day

This Saturday, September 28, is National Hunting and Fishing Day. To celebrate, Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum will attend the Barry Camp Wild Game Culinary Adventure, where proceeds benefit the Barry Conservation Camp in Milan, N.H.

September 24, 2013