1 week ago
May 15, 2013 6:54 PM
Outdoor Roadmap – Your Online Hunter Education Resource!
When you talk about a conservation organization doing it right, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) is a prime example. The most recent example of its conservation was a transfer of property that protects it and gives it to the public.
A 40 acre parcel of Montana forestland is now open to public access after the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation donated it to the U.S. Forest Service.
"We maintained this property for...
9 weeks ago
Mar 17, 2013 2:20 PM
Waste not, want not is a great philosophy for game meat management. You worked hard to harvest it and may have paid for travel, accommodations, an out of state license and/or a special permit...even paid a guide to get to it. The last thing you want is the frustration and disappointment of having to throw out a great piece of meat instead of enjoying the fruits of your labor with friends and family. A plan can even help you calculate how much of your annual...
12 weeks ago
Feb 28, 2013 9:50 AM
You only get one set of ears and take it from an old gun writer, you had better protect 'em. Walker's Game Ear, the shooting and hunting industry pioneer in hearing protection, introduces the Elite Power Muffs Digital Quads featuring Aridion Technology. The Walker's Game Ear Elite Power Muffs Digital Quads are specially treated with a NanoTech coating for electronics providing the ultimate protective shield against corrosion and water damage.
The Elite Power Muff Digital...
14 weeks ago
Feb 13, 2013 10:11 AM
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has extended the application deadline for Arizona's 2013 elk and pronghorn antelope hunts to Thursday, Feb. 14, by 7 p.m. (MST).
The extension was announced after extremely high demand caused the online application service to slow today, preventing many applicants from accessing or completing the application process. The original deadline had been 7 p.m. today (Feb. 12).
"The department anticipated high demand and had expanded the capacity of the...
18 weeks ago
Jan 14, 2013 6:08 AM
Remington is launching its new 783 bolt-action rifle with entirely new platform designed from the ground up. The “7” comes from the 700 line of rifles, the “8” is a throwback to the affordable, but reliable model 788 and the “3” for 2013. The suggested retail price is $451, but at retail it will be closer to $400.
American Rifleman was one of the first to test-fire the new Remington 783 and reports it to be a straight shooting rifle you...
18 weeks ago
Jan 14, 2013 5:55 AM
Everything occurs online today, even hunting. Who would have thought that hunting is all about online today – licenses, hunter education and access to the sport.
According to HunterSurvey.comand AnglerSurvey.com, in 2012, the number of hunters and anglers purchasing licenses online grew by 35 percent and 13 percent respectively since 2009. Today, 28 percent of all hunters and 29 percent of all anglers surveyed report-buying licenses online.
Hunter Education reports similar...
18 weeks ago
Jan 13, 2013 7:25 AM
As Congress and the White House debate the gun controls they want to try to put into place, a negative side effect would be the impact on conservation funding and public land access. These programs are paid for by Pittman-Robertson funds derived from excise taxes placed upon firearms and ammunition.
In 2012 Pittman-Robertson funds generated over $370 million for state game and fish agencies to use to increase access to landlocked public lands, create and fund new shooting ranges,...
19 weeks ago
Jan 10, 2013 10:20 AM
Vortex has been kept secret for far too long. If you are looking for quality at a great price price, Vortex should be on your short list.
Vortex Optics Crossfire binoculars got a facelift internally and externally in 2013 with the introduction of the Crossfire II series. Better optics, a better build and a new look are hallmarks of the Crossfire II's, ensuring users continue to get the quality, value and innovation Vortex is known for.
Crossfire II binoculars boast upgraded fully...
19 weeks ago
Jan 9, 2013 7:29 AM
Easton has announced a new line of hunting arrows: The Easton HEXX. The new HEXX line is all about speed. Key specs: 7.2 gpi with a 400 spine. The HEXX line is lightweight, rugged and offers the highest-caliber tolerances of any carbon arrow produced by Easton.
The tight factory precision produced by Easton provides you with flatter trajectories with reduced diameter penetration.
It should be a great line of hunting arrows to fill your quiver. ...
19 weeks ago
Jan 8, 2013 10:20 AM
Bushnell Outdoor Products introduced upgrades to the Trophy Cam HD line for 2013. Leading the industry with a one-year battery life and superior image clarity, Bushnell has enhanced its 2013 product line with a host of new features including hybrid capture mode, hyper PIR, freeze frame shutter, and an ultra-low flash mode.
Featuring 8 MP image resolution and HD video standard on every unit, the Trophy Cam HD is packed with features to help hunters more effectively monitor game activity...