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10 Reasons Why You Will Fail to Kill a Bull Elk This Season

Success rates in general elk units hover in the teens. Such a dismal success rate...

Top 5 Mule Deer Cartridges

Any of these five cartridges will set you up for a successful mule deer hunt...

How to Spot and Stalk Big Game

If you’ve never tried spotting and stalking, you owe it to yourself to give it...

5 Books Every Hunter Should Read

From great adventure stories to detailed how-tos, these five books will help shape the way...

Cheap vs. Expensive Hunting Rifles: Which is Right for You?

Ever wonder what the difference really is between cheap and expensive hunting rifles (other than...

How to Build the Ultimate Brown Bear Rifle

The rifle was magnificently ugly. So ugly, in fact, that it was beautiful. Here’s how...

Top 7 Long-Range Hunting Loads

Curious about what loads to buy for hunting at greater distances? Here are a few...

Hardcore Hunting: 5 Tips for Keeping Your Rifle Functioning

Temperature, snow, dust, ice and mud can all adversely affect rifles. Here are five tips...

Public Land Hunting Etiquette

Here are some simple but significant “unwritten” rules you should always follow when hunting public...

How to Field Judge a Mule Deer in 30 Seconds

How do you determine whether the buck you’re looking at is good, great or a...

10 Tips for Hunting Public Land Bucks

While the word “public” conjures visions of overcrowded parking lots and sparse game, those of...

Use Closed Forest Service Roads to Hunt for Elk

United States Forest Service lands hold more than 400,000 miles of roads, many of which...

Tips and Tactics for Hunting the West

For the hunter with courage, resourcefulness and a bit of skill, opportunities for hunting the...

4 Tips for Hunting Bachelor Bull Elk

Here are four tips for hunting big bachelor bulls after the rut from finding where...

Elk Hunting: The Mental Game

You can shoot a can off a post at 400 yards, you hike 5 miles...

Tips and Tactics for Hunting Western Whitetails

Tactics that work for whitetails back East may not cut it for deer of the...

Is a Wilderness Hunt For You?

Wilderness hunters are few and far between, but with careful planning and preparation you can...

8 Tips for a Successful DIY Elk Hunt

The most successful DIY elk hunters are those who are intimately familiar with the quarry’s...

Find Success When Elk Scouting Fails

Unlike whitetails, elk have no problem changing addresses, and they usually do so about the...

12 Tips for Shed Hunting the West

Hunting for shed antlers is a popular winter pastime, affording people a chance to spend...