Marksmanship is the mark of a great hunter

Let’s face it: hunters as a group are pretty lousy shots. For all the gun-store talk I hear of off-hand 200-yard instantly-fatal shots, I...

Time to Embrace Hunting Season

Have you noticed? We are beginning to see subtle changes leading to one of our most celebrated and beautiful seasons – autumn. Leaves are...

Buying A Used Bow – A Dozen Things You Need To Know

A great deal on a used bow or crossbow might just be the worst buy of your life. Even if the bow is safe...

How much archery should you really practice?

Until recently most vertical hunting bows were just sitting around collecting dust. Now, most have been broken out, visually checked and strings waxed. By...

Hog Wars: Rod Pinkston Says Hunting Doesn’t Work

Rod Pinkston is straightforward, sometimes painfully straightforward, so don't ask him his opinion unless you're prepared to have some of your cherished opinions quickly...

Boone and Crockett: Hunt Right

A new initiative being launched by the Boone and Crockett Club titled, Hunt Right; Hunt Fair Chase will address two of the most pressing...

Time for some of the season’s best wingshooting

September 1 is a popular day for those who enjoy warming up a shotgun barrel. I’d venture to say more Americans swing a gun...

The Littlest Big Game

It’s time for Midwestern hunters to head out for what is often called “the littlest big game.” A fat squirrel seldom weighs more than...

Indiana NWTF Turkey Tip – Say NO To Wild Hogs

NWTF Indiana – Turkey Tips: Wild hogs, feral hogs, razorbacks, it doesn’t matter what you call them, they can easily decimate future turkey populations...
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The Waning and Waxing Moon

I have said it before: just when I think there can be no new concept related to moon phases and deer movement, someone enlightens...

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Mosquitoes, Chiggers and Ticks: Dealing with Bugs

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We are now firmly in the throes of Indiana's vampire season. Every outdoor adventure between now and the first frost will include a host...