The Missing Link – When it Comes to Mineral Licks

As most know, a mineral lick is a natural mineral deposit that deer and other animals are readily drawn to; they provide the essential minerals and nutrients that the animal needs for their overall wellness. Salt/mineral licks often occur naturally in an ecosystem, providing the sodium, iron, calcium, phosphorus and zinc that are all necessary […]

Add Years to the Life of Your OutBoard with Fresh Water Flushing

  Most of us take good care of our marine equipment. We wash and wax our boats and outboards, change the oil and oil filter regularly, and replace the fuel filters, but what about your outboard’s cooling system. Unfortunately, it is often overlooked in a maintenance regimen. During the course of normal use, the water […]

HEVI-Shot® Products Take on Home Defense and The Great Outdoors!

  HEVI-Shot® is the leader in performance shotshell ammunition. With an incredible line of products that are non-toxic and safe to use on both public and private lands, HEVI-Shot® ammunition offers more knockdown power at extreme ranges, superior pattern density and superior downrange energy. And there’s big news on the horizon. The end of May, […]

Texas Feral Pigs and Hunting

  Throughout history there have been literal overruns by the animal community that have led to falling economies, as well as huge environmental problems. Food has run out and habitats have been completely destroyed, simply because they were trampled and not able to be repaired. In 2013, the spotlight is now firmly focused on the […]

The Charming Traits of the Wood Duck

  The multi-colored iridescent plumage, the red eyes, the white flash of color down the neck – these traits encompass the male Wood Duck. The white eye-ring, the white throat – this alerts one and all that the female has arrived. Those familiar calls of “geeeeee,” “do-weep do-weep,” and that call of alarm – “cr-r-ek, […]

GameSled Takes the ‘Drag’ Out of Hunting

A true hunter wants nothing more than to find that perfect game and have a triumphant day. However, when the prey is caught, the bagging and tagging of the creature is not the problem. Being able to get the deer, or bear, etc., from the forest to the home or taxidermist is extremely difficult.   […]

The Hardest Turkey’s Teach the Best Lessons

The Hardest Turkey’s Teach the Best Lessons By Ronnie “Cuz” Strickland As easy as “easy turkeys” can be, “hard turkeys” can be just as hard. I have seen grown men turned into zombie-like creatures that can’t concentrate, behave or even function as a human due to a lengthy encounter with a hard bird. What constitutes […]

Colorado Looks at a Troubled Economy with New Gun Laws

The gun legislation recently passed and the continuing battles playing out in Congress are a huge part of the news. Headlines touch on everything from rifles to shotguns to increasing roadblocks when it comes to people intent on purchasing guns. It is not a surprise based on the sinister aspect of this country that seems […]

Master Tips of the Turkey Thugs

Master Tips of the Turkey Thugs The Turkey Thugs have run up against every scenario imaginable in the spring woods. Here’s their tried and true tips every hunter should know!   Tip 1: Approaching the Roost Deciding how close to get to a roosted gobbler at daybreak is one of the most important decisions any turkey […]

Raising Awareness for Wild Tiger Conservation

  Yes, this is Sportsman’s Life; however, we are not speaking about Tiger Woods. Even if he did regain the Number 1 spot in golf last week, we’re focusing on the Tiger – the animal that is more majestic than even ‘Woods’ could ever claim to be. The tiger is by far the largest of […]