The bane of turkey, waterfowl, and home invaders everywhere, the ubiquitous shotgun is known and loved by hunters, farmers, law enforcement, and private gun owners all over the world for its versatility and power. While the rifle may be the king of long-range precision and nothing beats the pistol for practical everyday carry, the shotgun […]
Hunting and Conservation
The great American president Theodore Roosevelt once said: “Conservation means development as much as it does protection.” The Bull Moose was as much a lover of nature as he was a powerful figure in the White House. Some may believe he had a strange dichotomy about him being both the grandfather of American conservation and […]
What kind of gear to get for long range shooting
The sport of long range-shooting relies on the quality of the shooter’s equipment just as much as it does on the skill of the shooter. It’s doubtful that a great marksman could land a shot at a thousand yards with a wooden scope held together by Krazy Glue and happy thoughts. It would be equally […]
Welcome to the Jungle: Hunting in the Philippines
The land, the bugs, and the environment all make hunting in the Philippines completely different than hunting in the prairies of Texas. With such marvels as night vision and thermal equipment costing thousands of dollars, near-invisible high-tech blinds with mirrors, artificial pheromones, high quality animal calls on hundred dollar remote-controlled speakers and specialized hunting soap […]
How to Prepare Venison
In this blog, we’ll review the basics of field-dressing a deer, butchering it and preparing venison for consumption. At the end, we’ll include a few simple recipes. OK, let’s get started!
Tennessee Duck Hunt Murders
Reelfoot Lake Reelfoot Lake State Park encompasses 25,000 acres in rural northwest Tennessee. The lake itself has a 15,000 acre surface area and is Tennessee’s largest natural lake. The surrounding area is thick, murky swampland notable for its cypress trees and bald eagle population. Among the waterfowl hunting community, Reelfoot is a mecca for duck […]
An Unbearably Ursine Blog
As of this writing, 41 of 50 US states have black bear breeding populations. Canada has a massive black bear population and Alaska is particularly favored. Basically, there are endless hunting opportunities.
Bird hunting is wildly popular. As opposed to big-game hunting, bird hunting will not provide you any antlers to mount on the wall or thick hides to lay on your floor. Instead, bird hunting is generally about quantity over quality, and you can easily exceed your bag limit within an hour or two of hunting.
Gifts for Dad 2020
Let’s admit the truth – we all love our dads. They are providers, protectors, leaders and friends, but they are also notoriously difficult to shop for. Does he want shooting accessories? How about camping gear? Survival equipment? For Father’s Day in 2020, get something he’ll love that won’t break your wallet.