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Full Review of the Christensen Arms Modern Hunting Rifle

The Christensen Arms MHR gives modern rifles a traditional twist.

Keith Wood

Watch: The Stunning New Aero Precision Solus Hunter

David Draper of Petersen's HUNTING is joined by John Warren at SHOT Show 2024 taking a look at

Watch: Full Overview of the Browning X-Bolt 2

Editor in Chief, David Draper is with Rafe Nielsen of Browning to go over the all-new X-Bolt 2.

Watch: The New Stag Arms Pursuit AR Pro

David Draper and Ryan Donahue of Stag Arms are on the SHOW Show floor, looking over the new

The Best New Handguns for Hunting and Bear Defense

Regardless if you're looking for a hunting handgun or sidearm to keep those feisty bears at

Keith Wood


Top 10 Big Game Cartridges for North America

From deer to bear, these 10 big-game rifle cartridges have proven themselves most worthy in

Joseph von Benedikt

Is This The Best Long-range 7mm Ever?

Hornady's 7mm PRC can make the case as the best all-around big-game cartridge.

Joseph von Benedikt

We Put Sako's new Powerblade Ammo to the Test

Sako Introduces New Ammunition to the American Market

Kevin E. Steele

7 Cartridges for Killing Coyotes

Killing predators cleanly requires the right cartridge for the job.

Joseph Von Benedikt

The Best Long-range Hunting Bullets

The latest crop of long-range hunting cartridges offer improved performance. But do you really

Brad Fitzpatrick

The Best Deer Bullets Anywhere

Whatever your hunting philosophy, there's a capable deer bullet that fits your needs. Here's a

Joseph von Benedikt


Leupold's BX-4 Rangefinding Binoculars - Full Review is Here

We test the new BX-4 Range HD TBR/W Binoculars and find them a force to be reckoned with.

Colton Heward

Accuracy Made Easy: The Burris Veracity Scope Review

Range. Dial. Shoot. The game-changing Veracity scope provides the simplest aiming solution of

Brad Fitzpatrick

Top Picks For The Best Rangefinders On The Market

There are very few gear items more detrimental to the success of your hunt than your

Colton Heward

All New H6Xi Series From Steiner

Steiner Optics releases their new line-up of scopes designed for serious hunters.

The Stunning New Vortex Razor HD 13-39x56 Spotting Scope

This lightweight, compact spotting scope easily fits in your pack and doesn't weigh you down

Joe Ferronato

Six Sure Fire Picks For Long-Range Hunting Scopes

A growing class of scopes combines versatile reticles and fast controls for maximum precision

Andrew McKean


Top New Products from the ATA Show 2024

Check out our top picks for new archery gear of 2024

Dale Evans

The Best Compound Bows of 2024

Here are the latest bowhunting rigs for the new year.

Jace Bauserman

The Best Backcountry Bow Gear of 2023

These are our top picks for archery gear that is worthy of taking on backcountry pursuits this

Colton Heward

Best Broadheads For Western Big Game in 2023

With archery seasons just around the corner, it's time to check out the best broadhead options

Dale Evans

Fixed-Pin vs. Slider: Which Is The Right Sight For You?

The market is flooded with many great options for sights that offer movable pins or fixed pins.

Jace Bauserman

How To Be A Better Bowhunter This Season

Learn your equipment and hone your skills to consistently send arrows into the boiler room.

Joe Ferronato


These Six Great Outdoor Knives Won't Let You Down

One item that most hunters overlook is a quality blade in their pack.

Jace Bauserman

New for 2021: New Kits, Replaceable-Blade Knives from Old Timer

The Camp Kit and Lightweight Field Dressing Kit, and a replaceable-blade series are

Petersen's Hunting Staff

5 New Knives for Hunters

From fixed blades to folders, here are the blades we'll be carrying during hunting season.

David Draper

Wild Game Processing: Get the Edge

From field dressing wild game to prepping it for the table, a chef is judged by the blade of

David Draper

Replaceable Blade Knives

These replaceable blade knives are all the rage–but do they measure up when put to the test?

Kali Parmley


These Are The Best Picks For A Cold Weather Clothing

Colder temperatures are among the best conditions to hunt big game. Here is some go-to gear to

Jace Bauserman

Tested Tough: Meindl Kibo GTX Hunter 600 Cold-Weather Boots

Warm, durable footwear for hunting in extreme temperatures and conditions.

David Draper

The Best Selected Budget Friendly Boots for Cold Weather

The word budget isn't typically used when describing boots designed to combat the cold

Jace Bauserman

Kuiu Enters the Whitetail World With the Proximity Series

Deer hunters now have their own high-tech, lightweight gear with Kuiu Proximity clothing.

Dale Evans

Master of Illusion: A Q&A with Bill Jordan

The camo innovator gives us a look into past, present and future of Realtree

Jim Bequette


Here's Why You Should Use A Practical Tipi This Year

Tipis have been used for centuries and new lightweight materials make them perfect for

Kali Parmley

In-Depth Look At Top Proven Sleeping Bags For Backcountry Pursuits

A restful sleep can make all the difference when hunting in the backcountry—and having a good

Kali Parmley

How To Keep Comfortable During Extended Mountain Hunts

These are some key pieces that come in handy for several uses on a prolonged hunt.

Jordan Voight

Top-Rated Water Purification Systems for the Backcountry Hunter

When it comes to backcountry health, few things trump the importance of clean water.

Jace Bauserman

Carrying the Kitchen Sink

It's vitally important to have the right pack size and frame fit before heading off the grid.

Kali Parmley


Proven Picks For Building The Best Shooting Rest

In life, and shooting, success relies on a firm foundation.

Colton Heward

Tested Tough: The All New Streamlight SpeedLocker

The trusted light manufacturer moves in the world of mobile security.

David Draper

Petersen's HUNTING 2023 Holiday Gift Guide For The Hunter

Here's our list of field-ready items that are sure to be a hit this holiday season.

The Editors

Expert Picks That Will Make Your Meat Processing Easy

More hunters are taking it upon themselves to butcher their own game meat, and these tools

The Editors

How To Take Care Of Your Feet In The Backcountry

The commonly overlooked preparation can make or break your hunt.

Colton Heward

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