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Top 5 Backcountry Hunting Rifles

Here are five top-notch backcountry rifles, all of which are lightweight and superbly designed.

In Defense of Life or Property: Do Bears Warrant a Warning Shot?

A lifetime in the backcountry of the Last Frontier has provided the author with some...

First Look: Smith & Wesson M&P9 Shield EZ

The new M&P9 Shield EZ features easy-to-grasp tapered slide serrations, a simple grip safety, a...

First Look: Kimber K6s DASA 4-Inch Target

Kimber has enhanced the accuracy and effective range of its K6s DASA revolver by adding...

New for 2020: Weatherby Mark V Backcountry Rifles

Weatherby’s flagship rifle is now available in two new versions built specifically with backcountry hunters...

First Look: SIG Sauer CROSS Rifle

SIG’s first bolt-action hunting rifle borrows the best elements of sporting and tactical guns to...

Top 10 Elk Cartridges of All Time

Here’s a look at the top 10 elk cartridges ever made.

New for 2019: Browning Buck Mark Medallion Rosewood

The new Browning Buck Mark Medallion Rosewood features a 5½-inch blackened stainless steel barrel with...

First Look: Kimber K6s DASA Revolver

Kimber introduces the K6s DASA, outfitted with a double- and single-action trigger mechanism. Chambered in...

New for 2019: Nighthawk Custom Korth Ranger .357 Mag.

Co-developed by Nighthawk Custom and Korth, the new Ranger sports a 4-inch barrel, interchangeable 9mm...

The Kodiak Limit

The big island is home to an abundance of game including Sitka blacktail, ducks, and...

Guns and Gear for Elk Hunting

Contributor Shawn Skipper shares the gear he used on his recent Colorado elk hunt.

Why You Should Shoot a 28-Gauge

The 28-gauge is an easy-swinging machine that hits that sweet spot for busting birds. Naysayers...

Guns and Gear for a Backcountry Bear Hunt

Prepping for a backcountry bear hunt? Here's the gear you'll need.

Top 10 Pieces of Hunting Gear From the Last 50 Years

Smart, quality gear can make your hunt safer, more successful and more enjoyable. Here’s our...

American Hunter's 2018 Golden Bullseye Award Winners

The editors of American Hunter have announced the recipients of our 2018 Golden Bullseye Awards.

Carry Guns for Hunters

Even though we often have a rifle, shotgun or bow with us, it’s a very...

Guns and Gear for Moose Hunting

Preparing for a moose hunt? Here's the gear you'll need.

Review: Kimber Camp Guard 10mm

The Camp Guard is, at its core, the 1911-lover’s backcountry sidearm.

First Look: Kimber Camp Guard 10mm

The backcountry can be a dangerous place—and it's not easy to always have your rifle...
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