Cool It

September 02, 2014

Every year some unaware hunters—both human and canine—keel over from heat prostration. Many of them die. It isn’t necessary. Dave Campbell explains how to keep your favorite hunting buddy safe this season.

A Duck Taxidermy Disaster

September 01, 2014

Two Octobers ago found Kyle Wintersteen in a North Dakota marsh hunting a diversity of waterfowl. Someone mentioned that a local taxidermist mounted ducks at just $100 a pop—including shipping! What could possibly go wrong?

Wilder World's "Best Of" Whitetail Entries

August 26, 2014

It's time to look back—in this case, at some of the best whitetail-related "Wilder World" entries thus far. Strap in, folks, this could get bumpy.

Is the .223 Rem. a Deer Cartridge?

August 25, 2014

The question of the day: Is the .223 Remington/5.56 NATO cartridge an adequate deer cartridge?

Happy Birthday Federal Duck Stamp

August 22, 2014

August 22, 2014, marks 80th birthday of landmark conservation icon.

Work Sharp Ken Onion Edition Knife & Tool Sharpener

August 22, 2014

Work Sharp partnered with knife designer Ken Onion to produce a powered tabletop knife and implement sharpener for outdoorsmen—and took home the American Hunter "Best Gear" Golden Bullseye award for 2014.

Michigan Wolves Kill Five Hunting Dogs in Three Days

August 22, 2014

The first week of August was a gut-wrenching time for houndsmen in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, where wolves killed five hunting dogs in three days.

Do Man-Eating Leopards and Tigers Still Exist?

August 20, 2014

Some say the man-eating leopards and tigers than plagued India and Africa in the old days are history. But other reports, and even recent video, suggest otherwise.

Drill the Target with Mathews' Chill SDX for Women!

August 18, 2014

Karen Mehall Phillips swore she'd never shoot another bow after falling in love with Mathews' single-cam Jewel, but the company has turned her head with its new-for-2014 women’s bow—the Chill XDS.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Waterfowl Framework

August 18, 2014

Based on this year's record-breaking duck population survey, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has once again proposed liberal season lengths and bag limits for the 2014-2015 season.