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Best Hunting Knives For Your Trophy

  By Pete Rogers As the morning light eased away the darkness. Small shadows gradually grew longer by the second. When there was enough light in the oak ridge I picked up my rattling antlers and began attacking the antlers with force. Everything happened so fast. I am still not …

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EBERLESTOCK All-In-One – Carry-On Bag, Day-Pack & Hunting Pack

  By Tony Martins Most outdoorsmen, as well as countless members of our military forces, recognize Eberlestock as an innovative manufacturer of top-grade backpacks for hunting and field operations. I suspect however, that far fewer have considered configuring an Eberlestock backpack as a carry-on for airline travel that will also …

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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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Ducks & Dogs

  In anticipation of a new season and more great memories to be made. By Tony Martins There is something really special about sitting in a marsh waiting for sunrise. The cartoonish daffy duck-like soft quack of the mallard drake looking for companionship, the boisterous reply of the mallard hen …

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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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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 …

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Henry Big Boy Steel .357 Carbine

  By Craig Reinolds We have all heard the old saying: “When the going gets tough, the tough get going,” and from my recent experience with the Big Boy Steel Carbine from Henry Repeating Arms, they must have been talking about this rifle. When it comes to reliable and accurate …

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Nikon Monarch 7i VR Rangefinder Review With Alpha Dog Down

Heath Baker with Alpha Dog Down tackles the canyons and ridges of eastern Colorado to test out Nikon’s newest rangefinder, the Nikon Monarch 7i VR. This revolutionary device provides vibration reduction to provide more accurate readings in the field, and it ranges up to 1000 yards for powerful performance in …

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Silynx Clarius Pro Review

  By Pete Rogers Hunters and shooters have largely been reluctant to add hearing enhancement and protection to their array of gear. Many of us have witnessed moments at the shooting range where someone believes they are more macho or seen as weak if they wear hearing protection. Even members …