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Michigan Deer Reporting is Now Mandatory With Every Harvest

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Michigan Deer Reporting

Michigan is a state steeped in deep hunting traditions, and it’s understandable that deer hunters were a bit miffed this year when the Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced that deer harvest reports would no longer be voluntary but mandatory in 2022. Especially since failing to report a harvest comes with some rather stiff penalties. […]

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Here’s Where It’s Legal to Hunt Grizzly Bears

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Grizzly Bear Climbing Over Old Log In Autumn Woods in Montana

The contentious grizzly bear hunting issue continues to boil, even in places as wild as the Yukon. In 1975, the Endangered Species Act designated most of the remaining grizzly bears in the lower 48 states as threatened. The one exception was in northwestern Montana, where the state was allowed a harvest of up to 25 […]

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375 Ruger: The New Dangerous Game Cartridge and 5 Rifles Chambered For It


375 Ruger

When you are hunting for the world’s most dangerous game, you are going to need a powerful cartridge capable of penetrating through thick hide and bone. We are talking animals like brown bears here in the states, and animals like the Cape Buffalo in Africa. In the past, shooters liked to use huge rounds like […]

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6.8 Western Rifles: 5 Choices to Fit a Variety of Budgets


6.8 Western Rifles

Gun makers are constantly tinkering, trying to come up with the next big innovation that rocks the big game hunting world. Today’s rifle rounds fly faster, flatter, and hit harder than our fathers and forefathers could have ever dreamed about in a hunting round. These new cartridges help hunters reach out to long range distances […]

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Primos Unveils $500 Carbon Fiber Trigger Stick Apex

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Primos Apex Carbon Fiber Trigger Stick

We’ve got the scoop on the new Primos Apex Carbon Fiber Trigger Stick. Primos Hunting, famous for game calls, hunting blinds, and shooting accessories, has some fresh new products forthcoming. One of those is the Trigger Stick Apex Carbon Fiber Tripod, set to release in the fall of 2022. This brand new tripod from Primos […]

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Idaho Hunters Can Make Up to $2,500 for Every Dead Wolf Through New Reimbursement Program

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Wolf Reimbursement Program

Idaho’s wolf hunt just got more controversial. Hunting for wolves has been one of the hot button topics of conservation the last few years and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game may have just added a little more fuel to the fire with the announcement of payments set to be split with hunters and […]

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Louisiana Duck Hunting 101: Where to Go, What to Know

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Louisiana Duck Hunting

Louisiana duck hunting is some of the best in the world. When it comes to celebrated waterfowl hunting paradises, Louisiana ranks up there as one of the best in North America. For good reason too. The coastal zones of the southern part of the state, coupled with the Mississippi River, creates the ideal wetlands habitat […]

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3 Best Handguns Under $500


Whether you’re a new shooter looking for an everyday carry pistol or a seasoned pro ready to add to your home defense arsenal, these are some of the best options at an affordable price point. A full-size semi-automatic might be great for the range or your bedside table, but more compact options typically make better […]

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6 Best Semi-Automatic .380 Handguns for Less Than $500

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.380 Handguns

Browse the web for a short time, and you’ll find scores of quality .380 handguns available for under $400. But which ones are the best for self-defense and more? The group of .380-caliber handguns have long been a favorite choice concealed carry license holders. The .380 is large enough to stop an attacker in self-defense […]

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Sandhill Crane Hunting: Identification, Gear, and Tactics


Here’s what you should keep in mind for Sandhill crane hunting gear, strategy, and tactics. Have you ever seen a few Sandhill cranes gliding through the autumn sky? Did you know hunting them has become more and more popular by the season? These amazing birds with their distinctive cries might be best described by hunters

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Michigan Man Charged with 125 Wildlife Crimes Including Poaching of Wolves and Eagles


Michigan Poacher

Chippewa County man arraigned on 125 misdemeanor charges for poaching. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources say a Pickford man poached 18 wolves and three bald eagles after an investigation that lasted for months. Kurt Johnston Duncan, 56, was arraigned Wednesday in Chippewa County District court on a staggering 125 misdemeanor charges involving wildlife. He

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