2018 Montana Wall Tent Turkey Camp

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Montana Merriam Turkey Hunting By Willi Schmidt I recently returned from a hunt in the Missouri Breaks of Montana.  No, this wasn’t for elk, it’s April for crying out loud.  This was the 6th annual “Wall Tent Turkey Camp” and it’s a total blast with some great friends in the Outdoor Industry! This all began years ago after Tim Endsley joined Jason Matzinger on a Merriam turkey hunt there.  They thought it …

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Everything You Need to Know for Planning a DIY Hunt

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Planning a DIY Hunt | How to Start Now At some point in our lives, we’ve all probably dreamt about doing an out of state hunt of a lifetime. The call to adventure in a new place, maybe even chasing an animal you’ve never hunted before – it’s a really exciting idea. So why don’t more of us actually do …

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Packing Bow Hunting Gear for Hunting Trips

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Bow Hunting Gear Packing Advice and Tips In a recent blog I was featured in, “5 Bow Hunters Share How They Pack Their Hunting Bags”, I reviewed what bow hunting gear I take and how I pack my bags for hunting. This blog also contained advice from 4 other hunters, providing a wealth of information for bow hunters traveling for …

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Sawyer Insect Repellent and Sunscreen | Pure Hunting Product Reviews

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Sawyer Insect Repellent and Sunscreen Review An absolute essential for sportsman during most of the year is insect repellant and sunscreen. This is especially true for spring and summer hunting or off-season activities. Whether it’s turkey hunting, hog hunting, or scouting for deer, spraying down with insect repellant and sunscreen can protect you from the sun and keep potential serious insects like …

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Black Bear Hunting Opportunities and Tips

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Black Bear Hunting | Tactics, Tips, and Videos Ranging from Maine to Alaska, the American Black Bear is the most widely distributed bear species in North America. Black bears can be found in the heavily wooded timber tracts of the North East, the smokey Appalachian region, the oak country of the Ozarks, the pine forests around the Great Lakes, across …

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NEW 2018 Browning X-Bolt Eclipse Hunter Review

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The New Browning X-Bolt Eclipse Hunter…a bold, sleek, rock solid, overshadow of all competition. I got to lay my hands on the X-Bolt Eclipse Hunter at the 2018 SHOT Show

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Coyote Calls and Calling 101

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Coyote Calls and Calling | Calls, Sounds, Tactics, and Tips! Successful coyote calling comes down to knowing what prey animals are likely in the area you will be hunting and the skill of cadence, timing, and precision in using coyote calls. There are hand/mouth coyote calls and electronic coyote calls available to coyote hunters. Contrary to popular belief, both hand …

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Hog Hunting | Thermals, Gear, Tips, & Tactics

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Texas Hog Hunting Throughout the many states that experience feral hog issues, hunters are often asked to help keep the feral hog population in check through hunting.  Hog hunting presents hunters with a unique opportunity to enjoy liberal bag limits, extended seasons, and relaxed rules regarding the method of harvest.  In fact, states that experience feral hog issues often allow the pursuit of feral hogs …

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Encounter With Injured Whitetail, What Would You Do?

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Deer Hunting | Wounded Deer Encounter Deer hunting with an outfitter in Illinois, I had this deer walk towards my stand. I wasn’t going to shoot the deer, not because I’m a big trophy hunter, but the outfitter had a minimum size restriction they wanted to maintain for their management. I didn’t feel this deer would meet that and I …

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Coyote Hunting 101 | Videos, Gear, Tips, and Tactics

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Coyote Hunting | Gear & Hunting Tactics The huge impact coyotes have on the declining population of wildlife has ignited the interest in most hunters to hunt coyotes in efforts of balancing the ratio. Like feral hogs, there will never be a remote possibility of hunting coyotes to extinction and hunting them to control populations in coyote dense areas will …

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