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Where to Shoot a Bear With a Bow: Shot Placement Guide for Archery Bear Hunts

Travis Smola
Where to Shoot a Bear With a Bow

This is what you need to consider with shot placement on bears. Hunting for black bears or other bear species is a challenge uniquely different from other forms of big game hunting. Many hunters might try to shoot a bear the same way they would a whitetail or other ungulates. That’s a mistake and could

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DOD 30th Anniversary Giveaway November: Leupold Optics, a Traditions Muzzleloader, and More!

Drury Outdoors
DOD 30th Anniversary Giveaway November-Leupold Optics, A Traditions Muzzleloader, And More

The DOD 30th Anniversary giveaway continues in November when another hunter will win some Leupold Optics, a Traditions muzzleloader, and some muzzleloader accessories. Well, it’s November now, which means that we’re in peak season for whitetail deer hunting across most of the United States. This is the time period that many hunters dream about for the

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Hornady Outfitter Ammo: Built for Big Game Reliability


Here’s why Hornady’s line of Outfitter ammunition deserves a spot in every hunter’s pack. If there’s an ultimate trustworthy figure in the hunting world, it’s got to be the seasoned big game guide or outfitter. You know him, and have probably hunted with him. He’s got years of reliability under his belt, he’s able to

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12 of the Biggest Punishments Ever Handed to Poachers

Texas Parks and Wildlife
poaching

These poachers were hit hard by the justice system. Here at Wide Open Spaces, we’ve done a ton of stories on poachers. Everyone hates wildlife crime and it can be quite entertaining to read about the stupidity of poachers. But some of these stories are downright frustrating, especially when a criminal gets caught stealing the

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How to Create and Hunt a Deer Funnel (and Lead Them Straight to You)


Here is how to create and hunt deer funnels this season. Deer hunting is tough. But you can up your odds of success each year by hunting funnels or pinch points that concentrate deer movement. These travel corridors are the places all the professionals look for when trying to set up for mature bucks and

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How to Pack for 3 Different Kinds of Hunting Trips

Travis Smola
Kinds of Hunting Trips

Make sure you’re prepared for these three types of hunting trips. If you’re planning a major hunting trip this season, it’s never too early to prepare, especially if it’s a bucket list trip you’ve been planning for years. But maybe you’re uncertain what you should bring to the hunting grounds this year. Not to worry,

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A Florida Bass Guide’s Party Stood Him Up, So He Did This

YouTube: The North Florida Angler
bass guide

This Florida bass guide made the most of a day without a client: he filled the livewell with lunker after lunker! Florida bass fishing guide C.C. Corey was stood up by a client, so he did what any respectable guide would do. That’s right, he took a boat full of live wild shiners and went

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