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Five Mistakes Deer Hunters Make

By Pete Rogers During the thirty five plus years I have been pursuing whitetail deer, there has been an evolution of the tactics used to hunt them. Hunting mature whitetail deer is a tough challenge. Mistakes are made and for some these mistakes become habit. Then they wonder why some …

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Top Five Deer Rifles

  By Pete Rogers The Whitetail deer is the most sought after big game animal in North America. Far surpassing any other big game animal. The method of pursuit is widely varied depending on which part of the country you are from, and the laws of your individual state. For …

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A Ring Of Holsters – Part 2

  By Seth Nadel Continued from A Ring Of Holsters – Part 1. Moving Clockwise Next, let us look at the sector from 12:00 to about 2:00 – the “appendix carry” spot, just to the right of the belt buckle. Now I carry a gun here on occasion, in an …

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Top Five Elk Rifles

  By Pete Rogers Whenever a sporting writer attempts to make a list of firearms, it opens themselves up to all sorts of ridicule and insults. Occasionally the blind hog finds an acorn and a few readers agree with a portion of what you wrote. Hopefully the latter will be …

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A Ring Of Holsters – Part 1

  By Seth R. Nadel One of the more frequent questions I get about concealed carry is “where is the best place to carry my handgun?”  Since we all come in different shapes, the answer is somewhat unique to each person. Line up a dozen folks, all 6’ and 200 …

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Knives For Your Hunt

  By Pete Rogers Ask any outdoorsman or woman to make a list of the essentials they carry on every hunt, whether they are hunting squirrels on the back forty, or backpacking into a remote area of the Bob Marshall wilderness. Chances are high that this list will include some …

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The “Rise” Challenge for Women

  By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladysdayllc.com When you hear the word “rise” you think of the rise of the muzzle of your firearm.  This word also appears in the purchase of pants.  This is particularly important for women as the “rise” of their pants will determine IWB vs. OWB carry. …

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Tactical Course Preparation

  Getting maximum value out of your tactical training dollar. by John M. Buol Jr. If you’re interested in learning or improving tactical shooting skills, there is no shortage of instructors and schools offering courses. Taking a good class from a reputable instructor will fast track your ability, but it …

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Keep Your Hunting Eye Sharp

  By Jason Herbert There’s only one way to continue to get better at something, and that is by doing it. Therefore, it makes logical sense that hunters should be practicing their shooting skills throughout the summer. Here’s a quick guide for how to stay sharp, and a few products …