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A Winning Experience

A Winning Experience

By Al Schultz Hello, Al?”, the voice on the other end of the phone said, “This is Mike Deming of Sportsman’s News, congratulating you on being selected. You are going to Canada to catch trophy northern pike!” (more…)

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Nushagak River Fishing Lodge

Nushagak River Fishing Lodge

By Steve Mayer & Terry Ferguson If you want to experience some of the best salmon fishing in the world, book a trip with the Nushagak River Fishing Lodge. The fishing, accommodations, staff and guides are all top-notch and fine-tuned to provide you with a true trip of a lifetime. (more…)

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Spring Bear Hunting At Its Finest

Spring Bear Hunting At Its Finest

By Mike Deming I can hardly wait for the first big game hunts of the year. Being cooped up all winter long with most of the seasons closed really starts to wear on a guy. Sure those first turkey hunts start in the middle of March, but I’ve never really gotten too excited about the […]

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Monster Lake Trout And Lots Of ‘Em

Monster Lake Trout And Lots Of ‘Em

By Mike Deming When you get a referral from your dad, it is something that you can hang your hat on. My Pops made numerous trips to Tazin Lake Lodge through the late 90s and early 2000s when the lodge was owned and operated by another group. (more…)

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Big Antlers In The Big Horns of Wyoming

By Mike Deming Two hours into our first morning of the hunt, my guest, Justin Leesman of ALPS Outdoorz said, “I’ve seen more mature whitetail bucks today than I’ve seen in 10 years of hunting at home in Missouri”. (more…)

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Video Product Review: ALPS Commander Lite

Video Product Review: ALPS Commander Lite

22 July 2016

ALPS Brand has been around since 1993 and launched ALPS OutdoorZ in 2007. The 20 plus years of experience in the field has catapulted ALPS OutdoorZ as a brand to be reckoned with in the hunting industry. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Green Mountain Grill Daniel Boone WIFI Edition

Video Product Review: Green Mountain Grill Daniel Boone WIFI Edition

21 July 2016

How many of us, while grilling, experience ambient temperature woes? I can’t speak for everyone else, but I know I like to grill year round. However, due to the varying temperature changes throughout the year, it can be frustrating to get everything just perfect during the different seasons. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Bushnell Trophy Binos and Rangefinder

Video Product Review: Bushnell Trophy Binos and Rangefinder

15 July 2016

Bushnell knows what it takes to make quality optics. But, the thing that I like most about them is that they are super affordable. (more…)

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Adventure Dog First Aid Kits

Adventure Dog First Aid Kits

30 June 2016

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Nothing beats exploring the outdoors with your best four-legged friend. But even the most intrepid explorers are likely to run into the occasional accident. (more…)

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The BAREBOW! Sagas: The Ultimate Heart-Shot!

The BAREBOW! Sagas: The Ultimate Heart-Shot!

30 June 2016

In the final story of Chapter 27, taken from my award-winning book, BAREBOW!, I recounted how — at long last — on May 18, 2004, I was able to dispatch Mr. Murphy’s ghost with the same shot that secured for me the new Pope and Young World’s Record Grizzly Bear. That true tale was titled […]

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Adventure On A Budget: Wisconsin Dells

Adventure On A Budget: Wisconsin Dells

30 June 2016

By Michelle Scheuermann If you are familiar with Wisconsin Dells, then the first image that comes to mind is waterparks. And tourists. And those little fudge shops. Located just north of Madison, Wis., “the Dells” is definitely all of that (more…)

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Writer's Contest: Work Isn’t Work In Paradise

Writer’s Contest: Work Isn’t Work In Paradise

30 June 2016

By Chandler Jade Mellon I woke up to the warmth of sunshine on my face. It was only 7 a.m., but it was time to throw on my cowboy boots and get to work. As I opened my door, the brisk South Dakota air brushed my face and let me know it was going to […]

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Wild Game Recipe: Gravlax

Wild Game Recipe: Gravlax

30 June 2016

Gravlax is a Nordic dish of Salmon cured in salt, sugar and dill. It differentiates from lox, which is usually the belly of the Salmon cured with a higher salt concentrated cure. It is not smoked, but cured in the spice mixture. (more…)

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Fishful Thinker: The Top of the Food Chain

Fishful Thinker: The Top of the Food Chain

30 June 2016

Call it old school, un-PC or connecting with my inner Paleo, but I still believe that anglers should eat some of their catch. After all, the circle of life in undeniable and besides, there has been a resurgence in interest in both fishing and hunting as of late due to consumers desiring to know where […]

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Pro's Picks: Ford F-250 Super Duty

Pro’s Picks: Ford F-250 Super Duty

30 June 2016

Built Ford Tough. It’s synonymous with the rugged capability, outstanding performance and dependability of Ford F-Series trucks. Whether it’s hauling a big load or getting you to a job site, count on the lineup of versatile, hardworking F-Series trucks to work overtime and get the job done. Sometimes when searching for a new truck, you […]

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Vortex New Diamondback 10X42 Binos

Vortex New Diamondback 10X42 Binos

30 June 2016

One might say “NEW”, but the Vortex Diamondbacks have been around for a very long time. They have been referred to as “the workhorse of price versus performance” for years in the Vortex line. (more…)

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Congratulations To Our Latest Pro Membership Winners!

30 June 2016

Congratulations to our latest Pro Membership Winners! Jarrod Erdody of Plainwell, MI – Browing long-range X-Bolt Tim Koehn of Canon City, CO – ALPS Outdoorz Pack Michael Duff of Ogden, UT – Outdoor Edge Game Processor Kit Roger Willhite of Cheyenne, WY, Josh Scroggins of Warden, WA, and Danny Macdonald of Moses Lake, WA – […]

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The Leupold Custom Dial System

The Leupold Custom Dial System

30 June 2016

By Dave Domin Leupold’s Custom Dial System or CDS is the last word in long range shot placement. When the CDS is coupled with Leupold’s latest generation of RX rangefinders, shooters are afforded the best possible combination to achieve long range accuracy. (more…)

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Video Product Review: ALPS OutdoorZ Commander X Frame and Pack

Video Product Review: ALPS OutdoorZ Commander X Frame and Pack

30 June 2016

Getting into the backcountry and away from the crowds is usually a recipe for finding trophy animals. Getting all the necessary gear in and out is usually on your back, unless you want to hire a guide or own some hay burners. (more…)

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Words From The Publisher

Words From The Publisher

30 June 2016

By Michael Deming With summer in full swing and half of 2016 already in the books, we are starting to plan, scout and execute our fall experiences. This time of year is one of my absolute favorite times because the sky is the limit. What I mean by this is that the bucks, bulls or […]

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Video Product Review: Sig Sauer Tango4

Video Product Review: Sig Sauer Tango4

30 June 2016

By Shane Chuning Who would of thought, back in 1853, that three guys looking to start a successful wagon factory, above the Rhine Falls in Switzerland, would have such a successful business in the firearm Industry today. The name Sig Sauer definitely stands out in the industry for quality, dependability and reliability. (more…)

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Pro Member Update: Barbary Sheep With A Bonus

Pro Member Update: Barbary Sheep With A Bonus

30 June 2016

By Eric Boley It was the first morning of my Aoudad or Barbary sheep hunt and I had already blown it. I couldn’t believe it. I had an incredible opportunity and now as we trudged back up the hill, I was devastated. (more…)

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Browning’s Hell’s Canyon Speed Camo

Browning’s Hell’s Canyon Speed Camo

30 June 2016

A new camo hunting apparel line is hitting the shelves this fall – Browning’s Hell’s Canyon Speed. Branded simply as “Speed”, the series is geared towards mobile hunters who appreciate layering options. (more…)

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Primos Timberline Elk Calls

Primos Timberline Elk Calls

30 June 2016

By Michael Deming Will Primos has been designing and producing calls for the majority of my life, so it’s pretty easy to say that he is an expert when it comes to developing the sounds animals make in the woods. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Leupold RX-850i – TBR Rangfinder

Video Product Review: Leupold RX-850i – TBR Rangfinder

30 June 2016

With so many choices today in rangefinders, it is hard for the consumer to decide which one is right for them. Leupold has helped you make that decision by introducing the new RX-850i TBR. (more…)

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Pro's Tips: Taking Quality Trophy Photos

Pro’s Tips: Taking Quality Trophy Photos

30 June 2016

By Michael Deming Hunting season is once again almost upon us. The excitement of planning, preparing, conditioning and shooting will all soon be over and the day of the big game will be here. (more…)

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PacWest Outdoors: Rat Squeaker’s Cast and Blast

PacWest Outdoors: Rat Squeaker’s Cast and Blast

30 June 2016

Coaxing sage rats with a whistle and largemouth bass to the surface with frog patterns. By Gary Lewis Every spring we shoot vermin to protect alfalfa and keep the agriculture organic. Steve McGrath and Jesse Riding drive west from Utah and I drive east. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Sig Sauer Romeo4C Red Dot

Video Product Review: Sig Sauer Romeo4C Red Dot

29 June 2016

The Romeo4C from Sig Optics provides everything you expect from a high-end red dot scope with a few extra features. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Camp Chef SmokePro SE Pellet Grill

Video Product Review: Camp Chef SmokePro SE Pellet Grill

29 June 2016

Just because the SmokePro SE from Camp Chef has fewer features than its bigger brothers, doesn’t mean it is lacking in capability. The SmokePro LE offers the same self ignition, self feeding pellet hopper, and internal temperature sensor as the larger Camp Chef Pellet Grills. (more…)

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Waders, Boots & Accessories

Waders, Boots & Accessories

29 June 2016

By Kent Danjanovich When you are around the water, casting a line as much as I am, you need to know as much as possible about wading equipment. A good pair of breathable waders and wading boots are a must and your local Sportsman’s Warehouse carries a great selection to choose from. Not all stores […]

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Dan Kidder, Managing Editor of Sportsman's News Magazine helps a resident of Bella Terra Rehabilitation Living show off the fish she caught with Heather Talley of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.

Sharing The Outdoors With All Ages

09 June 2016

Today, I spent my morning helping the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources host a fishing event for residents of Bella Terra Rehabilitation Services in Cedar City, Utah. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Eberlestock Transformer Modular Backpack System

01 June 2016

By Eric Christensen Eberlestock backpacks have been helping hunters complete their quests through innovative technology for years. Pack systems are nothing new to the market. However, designing the right pack frame with a removable day back is perfect (more…)

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Wild Game Recipe: Wild Game Tacos

Wild Game Recipe: Wild Game Tacos

01 June 2016

This traditional Mexican dish lends itself perfectly to wild game meats. The relative absence of fat, that hinders making burger patties, is perfect for filling a tortilla. (more…)

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Nikon Inline XR Muzzleloader Scope

Video Product Review: Nikon INLINE XR Muzzleloader Scope

31 May 2016

By Sparky Sparkes Muzzleloader hunting gives the avid outdoorsman an incredible opportunity to hunt some of the best units, during the best seasons. Muzzleloader hunting has come a long way, offering the hunter the opportunity to shoot accurately at longer ranges. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Sig Optics Zulu5 Binos

Video Product Review: Sig Optics Zulu5 Binos

31 May 2016

Last year we started to utilize the optics from Sig Sauer and we have been very impressed by their performance. Everything they build has a superior ruggedness to it, giving you the confidence to take any of this products anywhere in the world. (more…)

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Video Product Review: SPG Browning Automotive Products

31 May 2016

Two things I love as an outdoorsman are my truck and my Browning firearms. Now thanks to Signature Products Group, I can show my Browning pride in my truck. (more…)

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Video Product Review: Leupold BX-3 Mojave Pro Guide HD

Video Product Review: Leupold BX-3 Mojave Pro Guide HD

31 May 2016

Leupold Optics have been a leader in the outdoors industry for years and have been used in my family for generations. My Grandpa bought one of the first VX series scopes for his .30-06 springfield. (more…)

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Writer's Contest: An Eight-Year-Old’s Dream Fishing Trip

Writer’s Contest: An Eight-Year-Old’s Dream Fishing Trip

31 May 2016

By Carter Coorough I saw a beautiful flash of color in the water as my arms started to hurt from the powerful fish on the end of my line. My name is Carter Coorough and I am eight years old. (more…)

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What I Want for Fathers Day

What I Want for Fathers Day

31 May 2016

SKB iSeries Single Rifle Case By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Father’s Day falls right after my birthday, so the perfect gift for me would be the SKB iSeries Single Rifle Case. Since I set myself up with a new rifle and scope every year for my birthday, having a rugged case to carry my new […]

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The BAREBOW! Sagas: One B. C. Parolee Goes Free

The BAREBOW! Sagas: One B. C. Parolee Goes Free

31 May 2016

Look out, Harv! You’re about to get wet!” I shouted, as I watched the golden stream of urine (backlit by the bright morning sun) descend from on high. The lion’s aim was perfect! Poor Harv didn’t have a chance to get out of the way in time. (more…)

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Tre-Fin: Tuna Ready

Tre-Fin: Tuna Ready

31 May 2016

Part 1 of a 3 part series on Pacific Northwest albacore tuna fishing – written exclusively for Sportsman’s News By Wayne Harmond Team Tre-Fin As I began writing this article, I had just received the latest version of the Washington State Department of Fish & Wildlife’s 2016 quotas and seasons for summer ocean salmon fishing. […]

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Adventure On A Budget: Panfish Paradise

Adventure On A Budget: Panfish Paradise

31 May 2016

By John N. Felsher The tiny cork offering landed in a pocket between two large weedbeds and sat motionless for a few moments until the ripples faded. Then, with one flick of the angler’s wrist, the bug plopped on the surface. (more…)

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Pro Membership Update: Wapiti Ridge Outfitters - Mexico

Pro Membership Update: Wapiti Ridge Outfitters – Mexico

31 May 2016

By James Dansie For those of us who are passionate about deer hunting, Sonora, Mexico is a dream location to hunt. The muleys and coues deer down south are known for having ridiculous mass and stories of deer scoring well into the 200-inch mark are abundant. (more…)

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Gold Tip Arrows

Gold Tip Arrows

31 May 2016

By Shane Chuning When you hear the name Gold Tip in the archery industry, you think of toughness and durability. The Hunter series of arrows have been a main stay in the Gold Tip line-up for years, with a proven track record. (more…)

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PacWest Outdoors: Holy Flatfish, Batman!

PacWest Outdoors: Holy Flatfish, Batman!

27 May 2016

By Gary Lewis Two Face, that barn door halibut, that crusher of bait as big as salmon is on the prowl Again the intrepid caped figure of the Batman and his aide, Robin, the laughing young daredevil, team up to battle against that scavenger, that predator, that scale-less monster of the deep. (more…)

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