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Head to Head: .270 Winchester vs. .270 WSM

Head to Head: .270 Winchester vs. .270 WSM

Between the .270 Winchester and the .270 WSM, which offers the best performance for hunters?...
Top 5 Calibers for a Youth Deer Rifle

Top 5 Calibers for a Youth Deer Rifle

Selecting the optimal chambering for a youth deer hunter is critical to maintaining their enthusiasm...
Boise Bears

Boise Bears

Hard hikes through Idaho's wilderness challenged the author during a Western bear hunt. Can he...
An Ode to the .30-30 Winchester

An Ode to the .30-30 Winchester

The .30-30 Winchester remains a top-seller, and new rifles are continually produced for the veteran...
Head to Head: .243 Winchester vs. 6mm Remington

Head to Head: .243 Winchester vs. 6mm Remington

Between the .243 Winchester and the 6mm Remington, which offers the best performance for the...
Review: Taylor’s & Co. Half-Pint Sharps .44-40 Win.

Review: Taylor’s & Co. Half-Pint Sharps .44-40 Win.

The Taylor's & Co. Half-Pint Sharps carbine is an elegant rifle from bygone times; it's...
Opinion: The Only 3 Guns a Hunter Ever Needs

Opinion: The Only 3 Guns a Hunter Ever Needs

So you want to hunt every game animal in North America? Here are the only...
7 Tips for Hunting Dangerous Game

7 Tips for Hunting Dangerous Game

Follow these tips to prevent your dream hunt from turning into a nightmare.
An Ode to the Ruger Mini Thirty

An Ode to the Ruger Mini Thirty

Chambered for the 7.62x39mm cartridge, the Ruger Mini Thirty is well suited to deer and...
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...
How Do You Build the Ultimate Western Big-Game Rifle?

How Do You Build the Ultimate Western Big-Game Rifle?

Just what goes into building the ultimate Western big-game rig? Here are a few components...
Can You Hunt With It? 5.45x39mm

Can You Hunt With It? 5.45x39mm

Is the 5.45x39mm a reasonable hunting cartridge? Contributor Jay Pinsky takes a closer look to...
Case Study: Decades of Deer Cartridges

Case Study: Decades of Deer Cartridges

Deer rifles and the cartridges loaded in them have run the gamut the last 50...
Head to Head: .270 Winchester vs. .280 Remington

Head to Head: .270 Winchester vs. .280 Remington

Between the .270 Win. and the .280 Rem., which offers the best performance for the...
Top New Rifles for 2018

Top New Rifles for 2018

Get a closer look at some of the most exciting new hunting rifles for 2018.
Head to Head: .308 Winchester vs. .30-06 Springfield

Head to Head: .308 Winchester vs. .30-06 Springfield

The .308 Winchester and the .30-06 Springfield are very similar in performance level, and both...
Gundogs: Let Them Eat Meat?

Gundogs: Let Them Eat Meat?

Hunting hounds have the anatomy of a carnivore. Does that mean raw meat is the...
Review: Traditions Outfitter G2

Review: Traditions Outfitter G2

Accurate, reliable and comfortable to shoot, the new Outfitter G2 break-action single-shot cartridge rifle from...
Can You Hunt With It? Heckler & Koch HK45

Can You Hunt With It? Heckler & Koch HK45

Is the HK45 a reasonable choice for the deer woods? Contributor Jay Pinsky takes a...
A Stroll in the Corries

A Stroll in the Corries

A hunt across the pond reveals age-old traditions still practiced today in the Scottish Highlands.
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