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Deer Hunting with Shotguns: The Legalities, Trends, and Efficacy

Travis Smola

Deer hunting with shotguns is still popular in many areas of the country. The trend in hunting deer with firearms in recent years has mostly seen long-range as king. People are continually looking for ways to maximize their effective distance with a centerfire rifle or muzzleloader. But lost in the shuffle are those of us […]

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Shotgun Vs Rifle: Which is Better for Your Upcoming Deer Season?

Remington/Savage Arms
Shotgun vs Rifle for Deer

Is a shotgun or a rifle better for your upcoming deer season? When it comes to firearms for deer hunting, it seems like rifles are king. However, there is a rich history of using shotguns during deer season too. Both kinds of firearms are more than capable of downing whitetails and mule deer consistently. Whole

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The New Leupold RX-FullDraw 4 Rangefinder Uses Personal Ballistics Data

Leupold Optics
Leupold RX-Fulldraw

Leupold’s new rangefinder is set to be personally tailored to your archery gear.   As archery and hunting technology continues to change and innovate, we are starting to see more and more innovation in rangefinders for bowhunters. Leupold & Stevens just announced the launch of their new RX-Fulldraw 4 Laser Rangefinder, which has a major

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5 Trail Cameras That Captured Our Attention at ATA 2020


Moultrie Bundle

In the modern era of bowhunting, trail cameras have become an instrumental element in the tracking process. If you want to know the secret to harvesting big bucks, the answer is pretty simple: no tool gives hunters a greater advantage than trail cameras. Since their emergence, trail cameras have made some unbelievable progress, largely because

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Reflecting on Deer Season: The Story of My Michigan Buck

Travis Smola
2019 Deer

My most successful seasons seem to happen when I least expect it. I did not expect to get a deer this year. I truly didn’t. Between new responsibilities here at Wide Open Spaces and a packed schedule that included doctor’s appointments and a glut of high school sporting events I had to report on for

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The Legalities, Trends, and Efficacy of Deer Hunting with Shotguns

Travis Smola
Deer Hunting with Shotguns

Deer hunting with shotguns is still popular in many areas of the country. The trend in hunting deer with firearms in recent years has mostly seen long-range as king. People are continually looking for ways to maximize their effective distance with a centerfire rifle or muzzleloader. But lost in the shuffle are those of us

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Exotic Excursion: Chasing Aoudad Through the Mountains of West Texas


aoudad

Can-Am invited us on a big game, spot-and-stalk hunt we’ll never forget. You can’t define the essence of a pursuit by simply recalling your success or lack thereof. You can’t honorably describe the beauty of wildlife with only colorful words and gripping metaphors. Some things you just have to feel. As I glassed across a

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