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

February 25, 2014

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.

Cold-Weather Hunting: Is Winter Over Yet?

February 19, 2014

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.

Wisconsin Man Chased by Wild Turkey

December 04, 2013

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.

Post-Thanksgiving Musings

December 03, 2013

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.

Number of Female Hunters on the Rise

November 12, 2013

Although the majority of U.S. hunters are still men, the number of female hunters is on the rise. The Becoming An Outdoors-Woman program is a great tool for these new hunters. Find out why.

Why We Hunt: Motivated By Meat

November 05, 2013

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.

Hunting Hogs and Blacktail With Weatherby

November 01, 2013

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.

A Wild-Game Culinary Adventure

October 08, 2013

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.

Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day

September 24, 2013

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.

The New Face of Target Shooters

September 04, 2013

The NSSF decided to conduct a survey to find out just who all these new shooters are that have popped up within the last five years. As a new shooter, the author wasn't too surprised by the results.