Hunting

5 Things You May Be Surprised to Know about Hunting

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) recently published a series of five infographics detailing the contributions of hunters across the United States. For those of us who hunt, we know how vital our contributions are to conservation and the economy as a whole, but there are still people who believe that hunting is detrimental to […]

Why Bother with a .308 Win?

Before we go any further, please extinguish your torches and put away your pitchforks. Let me be clear. I absolutely love the .308 Winchester cartridge, as well as its close-but-not-the-same brother, the 7.62x51mm NATO. I’ve been shooting both most of my adult life and it is one of the most useful and legendary cartridges of […]

SHOT New Products Spotlight: Optics

With long range shooting becoming one of the shooting world’s biggest hobby, optics have become more important for a lot of shooters. No longer able to get by with their father’s 3-9x scope, many hunters and shooters have been on a quest to find quality glass to top their rifles. Let’s take a look at […]

Berger’s New Classic Hunter Bullets

Great news for reloaders, Berger has released a new set of bullets! Berger’s new Classic Hunter bullets were just announced on November 1st, and are designed for the most discriminating shooters and outdoorsmen who insist their loaded rounds function flawlessly through any rifle magazine. The Classic Hunter series is focused on factory rifles where SAAMI […]

National Hunting and Fishing Day – September 24th

National Hunting and Fishing Day, celebrated every year on the fourth Saturday in September, is this Saturday. National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHFD) is devoted to not just celebrating and thanking sportsmen for their contributions to conservation, but also introducing people to popular outdoor pastimes.

Texas Dove Hunting Prospects Bright: Longer Season, Lots of Birds

News Release Media Contact: TPWD News, news@tpwd.texas.gov, 512-389-8030 Aug. 15, 2016 AUSTIN – More validation that everything’s bigger and better in Texas, dove populations are soaring and the hunting season, which gets underway Sept. 1, is the longest in 80 years. A new 90-day season this fall means hunters will have 20 more days of […]