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.

Survey Says More Women Participating in Archery: Count Me In!

August 12, 2013

A new survey by the ATA concluded that one third of all U.S. archery participants in 2012 were women. For 2013, novice bowhunter Sarah Smith Barnum adds herself to that growing number.

Remington 870 and a Mission Craze Bow

July 26, 2013

With the commencement of the fall hunting season looming on the horizon, novice huntress Sarah Smith Barnum has been preparing herself with the necessary tools to hunt.

Utah Offers Free Shooting Instruction

May 28, 2013

The Cache Valley Public Shooting Range is allowing entry to the archery, rifle and handgun ranges free of charge.

Sarah's First Turkey

May 18, 2013

Turkey down! Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum tagged her first ever turkey. Here's what happened...

Speed Limit 70 mph? 30 Sounds Fine to Me.

April 29, 2013

There's a first time for everything, and for hunters, that includes driving with a gun. Sarah Smith Barnum practices with a Remington 870, and drives it home for the first time—and possibly contracts OCD.