Category Archive: Hunting Fishing Trapping

Feb 10

How To Break Down A Venison Hindquarter

If you like to hunt deer and to eat the venison or if you have a kind hunter friend that gives you a deer when they go hunting this may help you save some money. You will learn how to break down the hindquarter into nice cuts of muscle meat for roasting and stewing. Go …

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Feb 03

Build Your Own Practice Range

If you like to practice your archery and would like to have a target that is all set up and protected from the rain without having to get it out and set it up each time here is a neat way to build one.  Matt shares his material list and some instructions on how he …

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Jan 08

Quietly Hunting Fowl With Air Rifles

There may be times or times may come when you will need to hunt and do it quietly. For small game like rabbits you would probably want to use a .22 air rifle but for pretty much any feathered target the.177 will work just fine. Gary Lewis takes you through the finer points of each …

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Dec 30

How To Set Your Scope To Fit You As Well As The Rifle

Great tips from a sniper trainer on how to set your rifle scope to not only fit the rifle but to fit you the shooter. This is a nice walk through of adjustments you should do when you are mounting a scope to a rifle.  Ryan Cleckner shows you what and how to set your …

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Dec 20

How To Skin A Turkey With No Plucking

   If you like to turkey hunt this is for you. Some folks that hunt turkey will leave all of the bird but the breast meat for coyotes but with this easy method of skinning the turkey you will get a lot more meat for your table instead of feeding coyotes. Northeast Notebook’s blog walks …

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Dec 19

Tracking The Deer You Shot

    So you shot the deer. It didn’t fall over dead but its walking away slowly and you feel pretty certain you made a good shot and its going down. Well maybe so but if you can still see it and its still walking, Shoot it again! This common sense advice according to Steve Galea …

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