Record Number of Mexican Wolf Pups Released
A record 22 captive-born Mexican wolf pups were placed in wild dens to be raised in the wild by surrogate parents after another successful cross-foster season.
Pope and Young Crowns New Record Holder
Kaleb Baird’s mountain goat scored 53 4/8” and is now the largest bow-harvested Mountain Goat in North America.
Record Elk Shot in Minnesota
Minnesota hunter Lacey Lupien has officially broken a state record, taking the second-largest bull elk ever shot in the state.
Kansas Teen Tags World-Record Non-Typical Whitetail
Fourteen-year-old Paslie Werth, of Cimarron, Kan., shot a massive deer on Sept. 6—a 42-point whitetail buck tallying a gross green score of 282 6/8 inches—while rifle hunting on family property with her father.
Record Number Apply To Hunt Bighorn Sheep
A strong sheep population and record demand have combined to create an increased number of hunting licenses in North Dakota this year.
Firearm Background Checks Break Records Amid COVID-19 Concerns
March saw 3.7 million background checks conducted, the most since the system was created in 1998, fully eclipsing the previous record of 3.3 million set in December 2015.
Pope and Young Club Announces New World-Record Black Bear
On Feb. 8, during the Great American Outdoors Show, the Pope and Young Club convened a special panel of judges for a potential world-record black bear.
Pope and Young Club Announces New World-Record Rocky Mountain Goat
On Feb. 15, the Pope and Young Club convened a special panel of judges in Chatfield, Minn., for a potential new world-record Rocky Mountain goat.
8-Year-Old Makes Michigan Elk-Hunting History
With a 202-yard shot on a 400-pound cow elk, 8-year-old Braeleigh Miller officially became the youngest hunter in Michigan history to kill an elk.
Kansas Bowhunter Tags World-Class Whitetail
When Kansas bowhunter Brian Butcher arrowed a whitetail in Chase County last October, it was immediately obvious it was something special.