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6.5 Creedmoor Proven: How Does It Actually Perform on Big Game?

6.5 Creedmoor Proven: How Does It Actually Perform on Big Game?

The 6.5 Creedmoor is arguably the most popular rifle cartridge of the 21st century, but...
Why My Cartridge is Better Than Yours

Why My Cartridge is Better Than Yours

Contributor Philip Massaro explains why his cartridge of choice is—and always will be—vastly superior to...
How to Make a Hunter

How to Make a Hunter

Lessons the author learned while introducing friends and family to our pastime can be brought...
Hunters Mobilize Against N.J. Governor’s Public Land Bear Hunting Ban

Hunters Mobilize Against N.J. Governor’s Public Land Bear Hunting Ban

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's executive order banning the legal hunting of bears on all...
Fringe Benefits

Fringe Benefits

The best memory of a hunt may lie in the finest details carried back home.
The Diehard

The Diehard

Brown bears of southeast Alaska defy perceptions of size, and sometimes they can tenaciously cling...
Head to Head: 7x57mm Mauser vs. 7mm-08 Remington

Head to Head: 7x57mm Mauser vs. 7mm-08 Remington

Between the 7x57mm Mauser and the 7mm-08 Remington, which is the more useful cartridge for...
Sleeping-Bag Sidearm: Ruger Super Blackhawk

Sleeping-Bag Sidearm: Ruger Super Blackhawk

Staying overnight in bear country? You need a sidearm that's reliable, accurate and readily available....
Top 6 .17 HMR Hunting Loads

Top 6 .17 HMR Hunting Loads

Seeking the best load for your .17 HMR? We put six to the test to...
Hardware: Wilson Combat Ultimate Hunter

Hardware: Wilson Combat Ultimate Hunter

When Bill Wilson combined his penchant for producing high-end ARs with his passion for hunting,...
Bears: Why Sometimes It’s Best to Just Get Out of the Way

Bears: Why Sometimes It’s Best to Just Get Out of the Way

A life spent running with bear houndsmen is bound to produce a couple of close...
Head to Head: .35 Whelen vs. 9.3x62mm Mauser

Head to Head: .35 Whelen vs. 9.3x62mm Mauser

The .35 Whelen and the 9.3x62mm Mauser have cases within a millimeter in length and...
How to Survive a Moose Hunt Above the Arctic Circle

How to Survive a Moose Hunt Above the Arctic Circle

A hardy group of adventurers learn what it’s like to hunt for subsistence in Sweden’s...
Review: Trijicon RMR

Review: Trijicon RMR

The Trijicon RMR (Rugged Miniaturized Reflex) Sight is a lightweight, user-friendly LED sight with 1x...
.300 AAC Blackout for Deer?

.300 AAC Blackout for Deer?

Is .300 AAC Blackout the perfect deer cartridge? No, probably not. But don't hesitate to...
Top 5 American-Made Hunting Rifles

Top 5 American-Made Hunting Rifles

As we approach the anniversary of the announcement of our independence, and the greatest upset...
How to Choose a Buffalo Rifle

How to Choose a Buffalo Rifle

What's "enough gun" for a Cape buffalo? Rifle and bullet technology is always changing, and...
Review: Choice Ammunition

Review: Choice Ammunition

Contributor Philip Massaro takes a closer look at Montana-based Choice Ammunition.
An Ode to the .223 Remington

An Ode to the .223 Remington

It's time to sing a few more praises for .223 Remington, undoubtedly one of our...
Top 5 Coyote Cartridges

Top 5 Coyote Cartridges

Coyote hunting is a great late-season activity, and if you’ve ever seen a live deer,...
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