Reduced-Recoil Loads

April 30, 2014

Shoot more comfortably with these reduced-recoil loads from four ammo makers.

Buckshot Size

April 29, 2014

Use different sizes of buckshot for varmints and deer.

Glass Bedding

April 28, 2014

Bedding the barreled action of a rifle can improve accuracy.

How to Shoot a Rifle

April 25, 2014

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

How to Identify Poisonous Plants

April 23, 2014

The most common culprits are poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac, which are abundant in the Lower 48 and cause allergic skin reactions in millions each year.

Bullets for Elk

April 22, 2014

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

Treating Cuts

April 21, 2014

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

How to Clean a Gun

April 18, 2014

When it comes to gun cleaning, everybody has at least two favorite methods. This is one of ours.

Mayflower Wheellock Carbine

April 14, 2014

This wheellock carbine, on display at the National Firearms Museum, was owned by John Alden, one of the Pilgrim leaders of Plymounth Colony.

Safety Harnesses

April 11, 2014

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