The gobbler ghosted out of the trees within 30 yards of Heather Pratt’s hiding spot. She came to full draw and released her arrow. This time she didn’t miss.
ll it takes is one unanticipated bump and you are quickly separated from the seat. Such was the case Monday when my friend, Roger, and I searched the waters of Lake Mohave for smallmouth bass.
I realized just how lucky we are to have so much public land where we can pursue our outdoor interests without having to pay a fee.
A rumor captured my interest early this week when I heard someone talking about an angler who had reeled in a 48-pound striper from the cool waters of Lake Mead’s uppermost basin.
On his first day in office, newly appointed Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke signed two secretarial orders that have a direct impact on American hunters and fishermen.
Outdoor enthusiasts sometimes have the misfortune of hearing both varieties of plops on the same outing, which means one can experience optimism and depression within a short time frame.
While experience has taught veteran boaters to exercise caution when it comes to boating during inclement weather, those who are new to the boating sports sometimes miss the warning signs.
A dog’s strong sense of smell can quickly lead to trouble with snakes. While outdoorsmen often walk past snakes without realizing it, a dog’s nose will lead it right to the snake and its hiding place.
So successful was the Wildlife Restoration Act and its funding mechanism that it became the template for a similar program to fund state fisheries management programs through an excise tax on fishing tackle and associated equipment.
Billed as the Ultimate Sportsmen’s Market, the Safari Club International’s Annual Hunters’ Convention is that and more. It featured outfitters and booking agents looking to fill their calendars.