Sporting life

Idaho Poachers Who Illegally Took 16 Elk, 3 Deer Face Fines and Jail Time

Travis Smola
Poaching

Six men sentenced for poaching of numerous trophy animals. With the crazy negative news cycle of 2020, we will take any good news we can get at this point. Six poachers now must pay over $75,000 in reimbursement over a 2018 elk and mule deer poaching case in Idaho. In a press release on their

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Man Attempts to Shoot Bowling Ball With Compound Bow

YouTube: Tim KJ
What Happens When You Shoot A Bowling Ball With A Compound Bow?

If you’ve ever wondered what a broadhead would do to a bowling ball you’ve come to the right place. Tim Kjellesvik (also known as The Thinking Woodsman) apparently spends a lot of time wondering about things like this as well. So, he decided to shoot a bowling ball with a DirtNap broadhead during the “Will It Kill It”

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Check Out Some of Hushin’s Best Shed Antler Finds of 2020

YouTube: Hushin
Shed Antlers

The Hushin crew had quite the shed hunting season. It is pretty much unanimous by this point. Most people agree that 2020 is one of the worst years on record due to the absolutely insane news cycle and the coronavirus pandemic causing all sorts of problems in the world. Fortunately, the great outdoors is mostly

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Predator Call Sends Bear Running Straight Into Hunter’s Scope

YouTube: Bear Hunting Magazine
Calling Brown Bear In Alaska- Watch How Fast That Bear Comes In

Things can happen really quickly if you’re calling brown bear, so make sure you’re set up and ready to shoot before blowing that call! Their diet varies considerably over the course of the year, and Alaska Brown Bears eat a wide variety of food including berries, salmon and even other bears. They’ll also readily eat

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Hunter Makes an Perfect Shot on a Running Buck

YouTube: Justin Walsh

This hunter dropped a buck on the run with a quick shotgun blast. In this video, we see GoPro footage of a hunter in Norfolk County, Ontario, shooting a 12-gauge shotgun at a running deer. You won’t believe the incredible shot he’s able make on this big whitetail. Watch the video below: WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE Making that kind

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Shed Hunters Find an Ancient Native American Village by Accident

YouTube: Antler Trader
Native American

These shed hunters definitely didn’t expect to find this… One just never knows what they’re going to find while spending time in the outdoors, and that’s part of the fun of it. In this particularly cool YouTube video, a husband and wife go out looking for antlers. However, they end up finding something completely unexpected:

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The ThOR 4, ATN’s Flagship Thermal Scope, Continues to Deliver


Since its inception, the ThOR 4 thermal scope from ATN has pushed the envelope. The ATN ThOR 4 is just what you need if you’re looking for an all-encompassing thermal optic that’s proven itself across the hunting and shooting landscape. Of course, you’re going to want to know what it offers to both hunters and

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