tree stand bow hunter

Basic safety tips can prevent tree stand/elevated platform falls

With firearms deer season approaching in Indiana, hunters must understand the risks of hunting from an elevated platform and how to protect themselves from...

WildIndiana visits the ATA Show

If you are heavily into archery, you’ll be jealous of where the WildIndiana.com staff got to hang out yesterday: the 19th annual Archery Trade...
Shotgun patterning

Choking Up

Above- Test firing your shotgun is the only way to know what combination of shot, shells and choke will work best for you.   Shotguns are...
duck hunter

Duck Hunters Take Heart: Things are just Ducky

With regular waterfowl hunting seasons well underway in the northern states and poised to kick off in the south, at least two things are...
snow geese

Get Real for Snow Geese

Snow geese guru, Scott Butz, on the changing game of light goose hunting by Jay Anglin Editors note: The Indiana snow goose season runs from Feb...
The Gould Brothers

The Gould Brothers

Humans have always liked being entertained. There have probably always been men and women who made livings as entertainers, be they thespians, musicians or...
feral hogs

Hunting Not the Answer for Feral Hogs

Feral hogs are more of a problem in Indiana than you may realize. Present in numerous southern counties, their destructive nature hurts our state...
youth deer hunter

Martino: Bowhunting is Harder

Above- Joe Ford proudly displays his first deer taken during the special youth deer hunting season. Photo provided.   With autumn’s first chill we heed the...
basecamp tent

Giant Tent Serves as Season Long Basecamp

Someday I hope to own a piece of hunting property on which I’ll build my dream cabin. I hope it’ll be home to countless...

Time for Squirrel Hunting in Indiana

Indiana’s squirrel season opens August 15 and runs until January 31, 2017. Hunters are allowed to harvest 5 squirrels daily and may possess up...