Hunting

Advice and information on where and when to hunt, accessing and managing hunting land, deer and other wildlife hunting tips, guns and gear and more

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Hunters Helping Farmers: On the Hunt for Feral Pigs with Hog Carl

Feral pigs, also called wild hogs, can pose a problem to landowners growing valuable crops. Join the author as she rides along on a South Carolina hog hunt to learn more about the connection between hunters and farmers to control this destructive species.

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Why Turkey Hunting is the Best Sport for New Hunters

If you want to introduce a new hunter—young or old—to the sport, there’s nothing better than a spring turkey hunt. Here's a few reasons why turkey hunting is such a great hook.

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How to Safely Hang a Treestand (Infographic)

Statistics show that one in three hunters will fall sometime in their lifetime while hanging their treestand. Here are ten tips from the experts at OutdoorHub to help you avoid that potentially life-threatening fate!

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4 Reasons Why You Need a Glassing Tripod on Your Next Backcountry Hunt

These might add a few extra pounds to your load, but a tripod for glassing your game might make the difference for filling your tag or not.

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5 Bowhunting Mistakes That Can Cost You a Big Buck

OutdoorHub's managing editor shares five tips for ensuring you're primed for bowhunting success during the fall whitetail season.

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Top 10 Places to Hunt Monster Black Bears

If your goal is big black bear, the Boone and Crockett Club record books point to these ten locales around North America for consistently producing some of the biggest of the big game.

Hunters and Anglers Mark 45th Annual National Hunting & Fishing Day This Weekend

September 23, 2017, marks the 45th consecutive National Hunting and Fishing Day, an annual event that celebrates outdoor sports and recognizes the contributions of hunters and anglers to conservation and the preservation of public lands.

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The Wild Side of Business: Tips & Tools to Photograph Your Game Harvest

Greg Simons’ quarterly column focuses on the enterprise aspects of wildlife-based recreation that takes place on private lands across the country.

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Wild Boar: The Perfect Year-Round Bowhunting Quarry

Wild hogs were seemingly created for the bowhunter. They are prolific, accessible, they don’t have the best eyesight in the world—and they are excellent table fare.

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3 Reasons Why Hunters Miss the Shot

There can be many reasons hunters miss a shot at a big game animal—almost as many reasons as there are excuses. Here are three things to consider before you pull the trigger.