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Who’s Having More Fun? Hunters, Anglers, or Campers?

Travis Smola
Hunting Fishing and Camping

What’s the most fun out of hunting, fishing, and camping?  Have you ever really thought about it? These are the three primary activities most of us like to partake in when it comes to the outdoors. Each is distinctly different, and each comes with their own set of challenges and definitions of success. Each requires

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10 Biggest Fish Caught in Michigan [PICS]

National Geographic

Sometimes, size does matter, especially when it comes to fishing. The waters in Michigan have produced some monster fish, as the 10 biggest fish on record show. Just one look at this list of the largest fish on record and you’ll understand why anglers come from near and far to experience the best Michigan fishing has

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Georgia Father and Daughter Land 14-Foot Alligator, Break State Record

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Georgia alligator record

Wildlife officials are saying this is the largest ever caught in the Peach State. It didn’t take long for one Georgia man to realize he had a monster on the other end of his line, but “monster” is typically a relative term among anglers. Derrick Snelson and his daughter were fishing on Lake Eufaulna in

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All They Need Is Access To Land

Everything is in place, isn’t it? Fully vetted, trained mentors/experienced bowhunters with transportation, check. Permission from parents or guardians for youth to participate, check. Young mentees who’ve successfully completed the Nebraska bowhunter education course and met the other requirements, check. The necessary equipment, check. Shooting proficiency on the target range, check. Wait, are we missing …

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What Species Can You Catch Fishing in the Caribbean?

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Fishing in the Caribbean

There’s something all anglers should know. The fishing in the Caribbean is awesome! Most people think of the Caribbean as a purely beach and cruise ship destination. But that’s not giving it enough credit, because Caribbean fishing is some of the best in the world. The great thing is there is literally a fishing style

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Bass Fishing in Southern California: What You Need to Know

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Bass Fishing in Southern California

The next world record could be swimming around the Golden State. Southern California is a bass fishing hotspot, and anglers come from all over the world hoping for their chance at breaking the IGFA world record for largemouth bass. But where are the best bass fishing lakes in southern California? And what lures and baits

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Ned Rig: How to Tie It, Fish It, and Make It Work

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Ned Rig

Learn the Ned rig, because this finesse technique catches a lot of fish! In bass fishing, sometimes we over-think things. Bass anglers are always looking for the next big technique or the next hot lure. But sometimes, the most effective fishing techniques are done with some of the simplest components in your tackle box. Enter the

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Minnesota Youngsters Wrangle 6-Foot Sturgeon From Tiny Creek, But is It the Famous Legendary Lou?

YouTube/Mac Hoekstra

A six-foot-long sturgeon was no match for these cunning anglers who lassoed and wrangled it onto shore. There are plenty of lakes and waterways in Minnesota, so naturally, there’s plenty of fish. Some would even be considered huge by most standards. But the six-foot sturgeon that 12-year-old Mac and 14-year-old Owen encountered in Minnehaha Creek

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Here’s How You Can Support Ray Eye, a Fellow Hunter in Need Right Now

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Here's How You Can Support Ray Eye, Who Is A Fellow Hunter In Need Right Now

A group of Missouri hunters and anglers are hosting a benefit this weekend to support Ray Eye and his wife Jan, who is suffering from a rare form of encephalitis. Ray Eye is a well known figure in Missouri outdoor circles, particularly for his achievements in the realm of turkey hunting and turkey calling. Unfortunately,

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