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8 Knife Skills Every Sportsman Needs to Know

The knife is the most versatile outdoor tool. With a knife you can create the tools to trap and kill fish, birds, and game, and then you can use it to render meat from bone. You can fell saplings to create a shelter and split logs to make a fire. …

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First Bull: A Bucket-List Moose Hunt in Alberta

Devin McInnis wanted to drive his Jeep across the icy beaver pond. “It’s 2 miles up that trail on the other side to the cutover where I think the moose are,” he said. But it was 30 miles in the other direction to the nearest help—his mother’s house. I envisioned …

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21 AwesomeReader Bucks from Last Season

Jody Marteller-Davies | Putnam County, Indiana Whitetail obsessions seem to always begin with a fleeting glimpse, or maybe a story from a hunter who claims to have seen the biggest buck of their life. And I guess my story is no different—at least, it wasn’t at the outset. With his …

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How to Shoot a Mess of Rabbits Without a Dog

Trailing bunny-chasing beagles along hedgerows and thickets is a hoot. But for those of us without a pack of howling hounds, bagging rabbits is all about finding the right cover, moving with stealth, and having a friend willing to endure a few (or a lot of) brier scratches. Here’s how …

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7 Hunting Breeds That Make Great Rabbit Dogs

Rabbit hunting runs in North America’s sporting blood. And what says “rabbits” more than a baying beagle—or maybe even a whole pack of them? Yes, beagles may be the world’s de facto bunny dogs, but they’re just one of the canine breeds that can help you fill a game bag …

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The 30 All-Time Best Handguns for Outdoorsmen

Shotguns and rifles rightfully get the call for the majority of hunting and outdoor-related tasks. Yet, American outdoorsmen and women love their sidearms, too. From rimfires to massive wheelguns to pocket pistols that’ll ride in a flyfishing vest, going heeled in the great outdoors is just the way we do …

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Remove the Best Meat Off Your Gamebirds in Seconds

Looking for a quick and easy way to dress your grouse, woodcock, or quail? Forget a knife and use your hands and your feet, and you can breast them in less than 10 seconds without even getting your hands bloody. Just remember: If you dress your birds in the field, …

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