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How to Hunt Deer With a .243 Winchester

How to Hunt Deer With a .243 Winchester

A rifle chambered for the .243 Winchester cartridge is an incredibly versatile firearm. It can be used effectively on everything from varmints to black bear. Of course, the .243 is also a popular choice among deer hunters. It can be used to take down deer from long ranges as well as in thick cover. ......[Read More]
How to Find New Hunting Grounds

How to Find New Hunting Grounds

Locating new hunting ground can be a challenging undertaking for novice as well as seasoned hunters. As available land for hunting becomes more limited due to restrictions, development and other factors, it is often quite challenging to locate quality hunting land.......[Read More]
Definition of Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) or Hardball Bullet

Definition of Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) or Hardball Bullet

Definition of full metal jacket (FMJ) or hardball bullet as it pertains to guns and shooting. What is a full metal jacket (FMJ) or hardball bullet, and what is it good for? Find out here.......[Read More]
Coon Dog Training Tips

Coon Dog Training Tips

Coon hunting is a popular sport engaged in by many Americans. It is something that an amateur or professional hunter can do, and may be done as a means of training to hunt larger game or as a fun and exciting activity in itself. A coon dog is any dog that has been trained to hunt raccoons. It is not......[Read More]
How to Build a Hunting Tree Stand

How to Build a Hunting Tree Stand

If you enjoy hunting then you know what a challenge it can be. The animal can be elusive and difficult to see. Once they see you and you see them they can be easily startled, making all the more difficult to get the perfect aim. There is a better way, a much easier way to hunt however. The use of a ......[Read More]
Past Olympic Medalists: Shooting: Mens 25y Small Bore Rifle, Disappearing Target

Past Olympic Medalists: Shooting: Mens 25y Small Bore Rifle, Disappearing Target

The Olympic Men's 25 Yard Small Bore Rifle, Disappearing Target Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medal Winners from the Olympic Games.......[Read More]
Tips on Deer Hunting From Portable Ground Blinds

Tips on Deer Hunting From Portable Ground Blinds

Hunting blinds are just one of the ways hunters try to gain an advantage over deer. The primary purpose of a hunting blind is to conceal the hunter and his movements. Some hunting blinds offer protection from the elements, as well. A portable hunting blind has the extra advantage of being easily mov......[Read More]
Whitetail Hunting in Wisconsin

Whitetail Hunting in Wisconsin

Wisconsin is a top destination for whitetail deer hunting. And with black bears as the only other big-game species to be hunted in the state, Wisconsin hunters devote a good deal of attention to whitetails. The state has a good mix of farmland and forests, which provide plenty of food and cover for ......[Read More]
Virginia Deer Hunting Rut

Virginia Deer Hunting Rut

Virginia deer hunters recognize that the rut, when bucks are looking to mate with does, is the time to hunt for a trophy. Early rut in Virginia is in October, and many hunters find the deer are extremely active during this time.......[Read More]
Definition of Slide

Definition of Slide

Definition of slide as it pertains to guns and shooting. What is a slide, and what is it good for? Find out here.......[Read More]
How to Make a Crab Trap Lamp

How to Make a Crab Trap Lamp

Make your own lamp if you can't find one that fits into your room's decor. A nautical theme, for example, would need a lamp that represents something about the ocean. Make a crab trap lamp with a found crab trap and a do-it-yourself lamp kit available at your local hardware store. A crab trap has a ......[Read More]
The Anatomy of a Deer Skull

The Anatomy of a Deer Skull

According to the Alaska Department of Fish & Game's website, the deer skull possesses some characteristics that are common to those of all mammals, and others that are specific to the habitat and lifestyle of the deer, which is an herbivore.......[Read More]
How to Duck Hunt in the Mississippi Delta

How to Duck Hunt in the Mississippi Delta

Duck-hunting season in the Mississippi Delta area normally begins in the fall and goes through the end of January. During this time, waterfowl hunters set out to hunt and harvest the maximum number of ducks allowed each day of the season. Knowing how and where to hunt is crucial, and the Department ......[Read More]
How to Hunt With the 500 S&W Magnum

How to Hunt With the 500 S&W Magnum

In January 2003, Smith & Wesson unveiled the Model 500 double-action revolver. This pistol fired the new .500 S&W Magnum cartridges, which made it, indisputably, "the most powerful handgun known to man." The S&W Model 500 is capable of bringing down just about any big game animal, which in North Ame......[Read More]
Mr. Tenderizer Meat Tenderizer

Mr. Tenderizer Meat Tenderizer

Product Review Summary - Mr. Tenderizer Meat Tenderizer. This meat tenderizing product is a good value for the hunter and home butcher.......[Read More]
Early October Whitetail Hunting Strategies

Early October Whitetail Hunting Strategies

Early October can be a great time to hunt whitetails, but it can also be very tough. Many bow hunters use this time as an opportunity to sneak in and tag a mature buck before the rut kicks in. It can be difficult to pattern the bucks during this time, so use these strategies to tip the odds into you......[Read More]
How do I Make a Homemade Pivit Balance Board?

How do I Make a Homemade Pivit Balance Board?

The core muscles are truly the body's center, where all the strength necessary to perform most physical activity begins, according to Families Online Magazine. These muscles, consisting of the lower back, glutes and abdominals, need to be strengthened just as much as the arms and legs. Balance board......[Read More]
Collared Dove Hunting in Arizona

Collared Dove Hunting in Arizona

Arizona has achieved renown as a hunting state given the diversity of its wildlife. Dove hunting has had an official season since 1929 when it first applied to the mourning dove. Since then, the season has grown to encompass other types of doves, such as the collared dove, which saw its first offici......[Read More]
How to Decorate a Hunting Room

How to Decorate a Hunting Room

The hunting room is a combination of utility and display. Hunters use the room to store and maintain gear as well as to display trophies and photographs as reminders of the great memories hunting provides. The space available will determine the exact arrangement of gear, tools, mounts, antlers and p......[Read More]
Deer Hunting Areas in Ohio

Deer Hunting Areas in Ohio

Ohio is home to many popular deer hunting areas.White-tailed Deer image by chas53 from Fotolia.comDeer hunting areas provide land where hunting deer is legal and hunters can often find cabins, equipment rental and other resources. Ohio is home to dozens of state parks and wildlife.........[Read More]