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Indiana Deer Hunting: An Underrated State to Bag a Big Buck


Indiana Deer Hunting

This what you need to know to hunt deer in Indiana. The state of Indiana is often overlooked by deer hunters. We get it. The Hoosier state is quite unassuming in both terrain and features. It is also sandwiched between two far more famous whitetail deer states in Illinois and Ohio. Even Kentucky, which borders

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Harvest Information Program, or HIP Certification: What It Is, and Why You Need It


Harvest Information Program

The Harvest Information Program, or HIP Certification, is in place for good reason. Here’s what you need to know as a migratory bird hunter. Migratory bird hunters come in several forms, but as avid outdoorsmen and women, we should all try to understand what the Harvest Information Program is and why it is so important.

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Hannah Barron Noodles Up Some Big Catfish in Illinois

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Hannah Barron

Hanna is a fish-catching machine! When most people think of hand fishing for catfish, aka noodling, it brings up images of the deep south and swampy, stumpy backwaters. However, the practice is legal and still practiced in a few states north of the Mason-Dixon line. One of those states that few people know about is

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Rabbit Hunting 101: Gear, Strategy, and Finding Spots


Rabbit Hunting

Rabbit hunting can fill several needs for the hunter, not the least of which is a full pot. Rabbit hunting is one of the tried-and-true ways to fulfill our lives as hunters, and definitely one of the best species for youth to hunt. Between cottontail rabbits, jackrabbits, and snowshoe hares, small game hunters have found

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10 Best Fishing Knots With Easy to Tie, Step-by-Step Instructions


If you were wondering how to tie fishing knots that work for anything, these are easy to learn. Every angler needs a few things to be successful: a good rod-and-lure combination, a great location and the ability to tie a few simple but pivotal fishing line knots.   Searching online will reveal how to tie fishing knots

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Deer Habitat Zones, and How to Use These Necessities for Hunting


Deer habitat zones or “need zones” are as important to the hunter as they are to the deer. Here’s what they are and where you can find them. Every animal needs things to survive, and every hunter can (and should) use that knowledge to their advantage. Just so we’re clear, when we say deer habitat

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Polaris Off-Road Unveils Their Extensive 2021 ATV and UTV Lineup

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Polaris Off-Road 2021

Polaris has announced their 2021 line of off-road vehicles. For both work and play, outdoorsmen and women love their off-road vehicles and Polaris has consistently been one of the major players in that market. Especially as more people are starting to head outdoors for their recreation fix during the trials of the coronavirus pandemic. With

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