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Whitetail

Trail cameras can provide some valuable intel, but don't rely on them too much. Whitetail

Are You Relying Too Much on Trail Cameras?

Jeff Johnston

Trail cameras can provide some valuable intel, but don't rely on them too much.

Buck patterns change in the late season, so here's what to look for when old brutes go into hiding. Whitetail

Where to Find Whitetails in the Late Season

Jeff Johnston

Buck patterns change in the late season, so here's what to look for when old brutes go into...

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Don't think stand hunting is hard? Try sitting all week in a Polar Vortex. Whitetail

Winter Storm Whitetails

Mark Kayser

Don't think stand hunting is hard? Try sitting all week in a Polar Vortex.

Don't let the excuse monster eat you up and leave you deer-less. Whitetail

The Reality of Hunting Public-Land Whitetails

Tony J. Peterson

Don't let the excuse monster eat you up and leave you deer-less.

North America Big Game

Montana's vast wilderness provides the backdrop for a test of fortitude on the hunt for trophy black bears. North America Big Game

A Long Way Up: Montana Backcountry Black Bears

Joseph von Benedikt

Montana's vast wilderness provides the backdrop for a test of fortitude on the hunt for trophy...

A successful western hunt doesn't begin with elk. You first need to develop some experience as well as skills. North America Big Game

Western Hunting 101

Joseph von Benedikt

A successful western hunt doesn't begin with elk. You first need to develop some experience as...

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After three days of glassing and failed stalks, an elusive Coues deer steps out from the Mexican mesquite. North America Big Game

Ghosts of Rancho Mababi: Coues Hunting in Mexico

David Draper

After three days of glassing and failed stalks, an elusive Coues deer steps out from the...

Breeding season is over, elk are smart, but competition is low. North America Big Game

How to Kill a Giant Post-Rut Elk

Mark Kayser

Breeding season is over, elk are smart, but competition is low.

Worldwide Big Game

When a water buffalo charges, you'd better have a big bore. Worldwide Big Game

Bring Enough Gun: Stag Turned Water Buffalo Hunt

Mike Schoby

When a water buffalo charges, you'd better have a big bore.

The dream is still possible! Worldwide Big Game

Hunt the African Big 5

Craig Boddington

The dream is still possible!

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Three hunters traverse the treacherous backcountry. Worldwide Big Game

Chasing a Chamois Triple in New Zealand

David Draper

Three hunters traverse the treacherous backcountry.

Chasing tahr in the clouds of New Zealand is no small feat. Worldwide Big Game

A Trek for Tahr in New Zealand

Kali Parmley

Chasing tahr in the clouds of New Zealand is no small feat.

Predator

Public-land predators have seen it all. Here are 5 ways to outwit them and find more success. Predator

5 Advanced Tactics for Hunting Coyotes on Public Land

Mark Kayser

Public-land predators have seen it all. Here are 5 ways to outwit them and find more success.

From bobcats to cougars and coyotes to wolves, make sure you're using enough gun power. Predator

Choosing the Right Gun for Predator Hunting

Craig Boddington

From bobcats to cougars and coyotes to wolves, make sure you're using enough gun power.

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Hunting coyotes in different regions of the country can be a lot more challenging. Here's why. Predator

Are Eastern Coyotes Harder To Kill?

Mike Schoby

Hunting coyotes in different regions of the country can be a lot more challenging. Here's why.

Try these tactics to call in more coyotes than the competition. Predator

Proven Tactics to Kill More Coyotes

Keith Wood

Try these tactics to call in more coyotes than the competition.

Wing Shooting

Although ocellated turkeys look and act different, hunting them can teach U.S. hunters many lessons. Wing Shooting

Ocellated Turkey Hunting Tactics that Work for Any Species

Jeff Johnston

Although ocellated turkeys look and act different, hunting them can teach U.S. hunters many...

Three gobbler experts reveal how to beat tough toms at their own cunning game. Wing Shooting

Solving the 3 Biggest Turkey Hunting Problems

Joe Arterburn

Three gobbler experts reveal how to beat tough toms at their own cunning game.

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Try these tactics for tagging toms late in the game. Wing Shooting

6 Ways to Tag Late-Season Gobblers

Travis Faulkner

Try these tactics for tagging toms late in the game.

Try these tactics when a gobbler gets hung up! Wing Shooting

Troubleshooting Troublesome Toms

Mark Kayser

Try these tactics when a gobbler gets hung up!

Small Game

Here's how to up your big-game hunting skills while having a little off-season fun. Small Game

Why Hunting Small Game Will Make You a Better Big Game Hunter

Jeff Johnston

Here's how to up your big-game hunting skills while having a little off-season fun.

Other Game

Hunting spring gobblers can be challenging enough! Here's how to not beat yourself. Other Game

3 Run & Gun Mistakes Every Turkey Hunter Makes

Tony J. Peterson

Hunting spring gobblers can be challenging enough! Here's how to not beat yourself.

You can certainly trust Mossy Oak Bottomland to keep you concealed this turkey season. Other Game

Oklahoma Turkey Hunting With Mossy Oak Bottomland

Drew Pellman - March 24, 2020

You can certainly trust Mossy Oak Bottomland to keep you concealed this turkey season.

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The most modern ammo and gear increase the odds of bagging a tricky tom this spring. Other Game

Today's Updated Turkey Hunting Gear

Joe Arterburn

The most modern ammo and gear increase the odds of bagging a tricky tom this spring.

Due to supply and demand, notching a Florida turkey tag with a coveted Osceola is easier said than done. Other Game

Finish That Turkey Grand Slam with an Osceola

Darron McDougal

Due to supply and demand, notching a Florida turkey tag with a coveted Osceola is easier said...

Stories

No longbeards, but entertainment aplenty with forming Texas tornado! Stories

Texas Turkey Hunting With a Spring "Twist"

Lynn Burkhead - April 27, 2020

No longbeards, but entertainment aplenty with forming Texas tornado!

For hunters, September is the start of our season. The kickoff month to the big show. Of course, Stories

It's Time to Recruit More Hunters

Mike Schoby - September 12, 2016

For hunters, September is the start of our season. The kickoff month to the big show. Of...

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Stories

I Went Hunting With a Girl

David Faubion - July 30, 2016

"It won't be easy," I told her. "In fact, you'll be cold, hot, tired, dirty and sweaty. Your

One of the hardest things about being a hunter is trying to explain why I hunt. Whenever I attempt Stories

Steven Rinella: Why I Hunt

Steven Rinella

One of the hardest things about being a hunter is trying to explain why I hunt. Whenever I...

News

Stay up to date with state hunting season changes, travel restrictions, and more. News

COVID-19 Tracker: By State Updates on Seasons, Public Access

Jace Bauserman & OSG Staff - May 13, 2020

Stay up to date with state hunting season changes, travel restrictions, and more.

Several states have eliminated spring hunts, with more leaning toward additional closures. News

Hunting Seasons See Restrictions in Face of Spreading COVID-19

Rob Endsley

Several states have eliminated spring hunts, with more leaning toward additional closures.

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Hunters should't let the pandemic scare them away from license draws. News

Will COVID-19 Pandemic Kill Hunting Tag Applications?

Joe Arterburn - March 27, 2020

Hunters should't let the pandemic scare them away from license draws.

How COVID-19 is affecting hunters here, and around the world. News

Coronavirus and Its Role On Traveling Hunters

Joe Arterburn - March 23, 2020

How COVID-19 is affecting hunters here, and around the world.

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