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Cajun Fishing Adventures

By Chad LaChance Sportsman’s News Pro Staff Angling has often been described as an addiction of sorts. Anglers obsess over all aspects of catching fish, going so far as to coin the phrase “the tug is the drug” – a reference to the pull on their line of a strong fish – that keeps them [...]

Experience Colorado’s Flattop Wilderness

By Collin Dalley Meeker, Colorado is well known for its beautiful scenery, large populations of elk and excellent trout fishing. Adams Lodge Outfitters operates in the Flattop Wilderness area of the White River Forest in northwest Colorado and offers some of the most breathtaking scenery surrounded by mountains, wildlife and exceptional fishing and hunting.

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Rediscover Montana with Kootenai River Outfitters

By Collin Dalley Rediscover Montana” was a phrase I heard more than once on our trip with Kootenai River Outfitters. We quickly came to understand the full meaning of that phrase after the first day. 

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The Kenai On A Budget

By Michael Deming The dream of hooking onto one of those 50 plus pound king salmon on the Kenai River is often just that, “A Dream”. Not because it isn’t possible, but because it is out of our price range.

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Glacier Bay Eagles Nest Lodge

By Kent Danjanovich Senior Editor Alaska is well known for having quite possibly the best fishing on earth. From its untapped rivers, countless wild streams, spectacular mountain lakes and pristine ocean waters, there is simply no better place on earth to wet a line

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The Whitetail Shangri-La

By Josh Harris Whitetail deer is on the agenda in the near future. What do you do now? Where are you going to hunt? Which outfitter do you hunt with? How are you going to acquire the tag? Which tag with which weapon are you going to choose? Are you going to apply individually or [...]

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Wild Game Recipe: Grilled Stuffed Trout

30 June 2015

Trout is the perfect fish to grill. They can be cooked as soon as they are cleaned, without scaling, skinning or filleting. The skin is smooth, and crisps up like bacon when grilled. The glaze really helps the trout not stick to the grill, and does not impart any flavor when cooked. This is a [...]

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Pro’s Pick: Beretta 690 Field III

30 June 2015

By Michael Deming As a young boy, I watched my grandfather turn thousands of clay pigeons into dust at the local skeet range. The best of the best was out there every Saturday and my grandfather’s name adorned every trophy at the club.

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PacWest Outdoors: Columbia River Sturgeon

30 June 2015

TV stars get a dose of live-action reality on the Columbia By Gary Lewis Four of us sat in a frozen yogurt shop in Sandy, Oregon, and talked about sturgeon and the bite. Someone said, when it comes to setting the hook, “You’ve got to get your feelers on!”

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Pro’s Tips: Dog Training

30 June 2015

By Jared Moss Best Gun Dogs Growing up in St. George, Utah I spent a lot of time in the hills hunting, especially quail hunting. The one thing I found out real quick was that Gamble’s quail are fast runners and they love to hang out in cactus and thick tamarack bushes.

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Adventures On A Budget: Backcountry Fly Fishing

30 June 2015

By Tom Claycomb III The outdoors is my passion. I love bowhunting for elk and stalking black bears in the spring, but to me, fly fishing in the backcountry is the ultimate outdoor experience!

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Picking A New Pair Of Boots For The Season

30 June 2015

By Mike Deming and Sportsman’s News Staff Whether you are an extreme outdoorsman or just a weekend warrior, picking the right boot for your circumstances is essential. Once you leave your vehicle, these are your wheels.

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The Revolutionary Leupold RX-1200i Series Rangefinder

30 June 2015

The new Leupold RX-1200i Series digital laser rangefinder is a revolutionary, range-finding device that incorporates advanced digital electronics with state-of-the-art ballistics algorithms. The next generation Digitally eNhanced AccuracyTM (DNA®) engine incorporates additional signal processing techniques to generate better ranging distance with more accurate rangefinding.

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July’s Words From The Publisher

30 June 2015

By Michael Deming As we settle in to print the July issue, the last of the western states big game draw results are being posted. The time of anticipation has now passed and dreams of that prestigious tag of a lifetime are either a reality or once again only a dream.

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Digital Edition Weekly Winners

26 June 2015

Congratulations to our weekly Digital Edition Subscriber Winners! Lynn Anderson of Stillwater, MN- Outdoor Edge Knife. Carol Osswald of Kewaskum, WI and Robert Smith of Waterloo, AL – Entire Season of Sportsman’s News Television DVDs. Winners have been notified by email. If you want to be entered to win great prizes every month, subscribe to [...]

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Video Product Review: Alps Outdoorz Traverse X Pack

22 June 2015

The Sportsman’s News team has been using the Alps line of packs for several years now. They have proven themselves time and time again to be extremely dependable, well designed and very affordable.

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Video Product Review: Swarovski EL Range Binoculars

15 June 2015

Swarovski is definitely a household name and usually the first name that comes up when you are talking about the best optics in the business. They are a brand you can count on year after year. New for 2015 is the launch of the Swarovski EL Range 8×42 and 10×42 binoculars.

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We Are Giving Away Three Pairs of SneekBoots

12 June 2015

Go enter to win now. SneekBoots Giveaway “This is a product we have been involved with for the past two years. I won’t go into the field without them when I am hunting big game. They let me stalk an animal in confidence without picking up burs in my socks or getting my feet wet [...]

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Video Product Review: Lansky Knife Sharpeners

05 June 2015

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor When it comes to keeping your blade edge sharp, some people have the toughest time getting the proper angle on a traditional bench stone. To alleviate this problem, the folks over at Lansky Sharpeners have created the Controlled-Angle Sharpening System.

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Predictions for Kenai River King Salmon

03 June 2015

If the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s preseason forecast for the early run of chinook salmon on the Kenai River proves to be accurate, it will be the second lowest run on the river in 30 years. However, the newly released run forecast of 5,265 fish is more than twice the 2014 forecast for [...]

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Video Product Review: FlameStower

28 May 2015

Having a recharger that is not dependent on the sun to keep your portable electronics running, is lightweight, compact, portable and will work anywhere there is a heat source just became a reality. Join the forum discussion on this post

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What To Look For In A Precision Rifle

28 May 2015

By Shane Adair I hope to address some of the components that are necessary to have a great shooting rifle. It’s hard to always know what you are missing out on until you try something different.

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PacWest Outdoors: Kayaks and Crankbaits in Bull Trout Country

28 May 2015

By Gary Lewis “You are in bull trout country.” It is the first sign you see at Laurance Lake on the east slope of Mount Hood. We passed it again as we started across the dam, up the Laurance Lake Loop Trail.

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Fishful Thinker: SONAR

28 May 2015

If you could have one super-power that could improve your angling, what would it be? How about some crazy Aquaman communication thing whereby you could just speak directly with the fish?

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Pro’s Tips: Making the Most of Your Premium Tag

28 May 2015

By Michael Deming As you sit at your computer hitting the refresh button and just hoping that the state will post the results of this years’ drawing just a few minutes early, the anticipation is killing you.

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Adventures On A Budget: Morel Mushrooms

28 May 2015

By Tom Claycomb III After being holed up all winter, I love spring. Sure, there’s winter activities and I do all that, but after a long cold winter, spring is sweet.

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Beretta’s A300 Outlander

28 May 2015

 By Andy Lightbody In addition to being a career Outdoor Journalist with over 40-years of poverty-driven writing, editing and broadcast experience, I also do a lot of off-road/SUV and vehicle writings.

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Father’s Day Gift Guide

28 May 2015

Each year, the Sportsman’s News team tests out hundreds of items. These are a few of the items we have tested, and would be quite happy to receive as Father’s Day gifts. All of them are available at your local Sportsman’s Warehouse.

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June’s Words From The Publisher

28 May 2015

By Michael Deming It is hard to believe that we are already half way through 2015. The only good thing about that is the ‘do nothing’ dead time of year is behind us.

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A True Sportsman’s Paradise in Northern Utah

28 May 2015

By Michael Deming Each and every spring, my daughter’s start asking the question, ”when are we going to Paradise?” Paradise, Utah which is just a few miles west of Logan, Utah is the place to which they are referring.

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Watch Out for Ticks

27 May 2015

Now is a good time to share information about staying protected from ticks in the months ahead. Lyme disease has now become one of the fastest growing epidemics to date. The CDC estimates the number of cases in the US to be about 300,000 cases a year. Here are a few good things to know in [...]

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Video Product Review: Leupold Mark AR MOD-1 Scope

26 May 2015

The engineering that hunters have come to love in the VX- 1 through VX-6 scopes from Leupold has now been brought to the modern sporting rifle.

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Freedom Is Not Free

22 May 2015

According to the Department of Defense, there are approximately 145,000 American forces currently deployed in Afghanistan and Iraq. Across the globe, 1.4 million American troops are on the Defense Department payroll and another 47,000 in the Department of Homeland Security for the U.S. Coast Guard. During our nation’s history, we have lost 1,529,230 soldiers, sailors, [...]

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A Black Lab

21 May 2015

They told me the big black Lab’s name was Reggie, as I looked at him lying in his pen. The shelter was clean, no-kill, and the people really friendly. I’d only been in the area for six months, but everywhere I went in the small college town, people were welcoming and open. Everyone waves when you pass [...]

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Video Product Review: Camp Chef Stryker Backpacking Stoves

20 May 2015

Camp Chef has been bringing high quality outdoor gear to market for 25 years. Regardless of whether you are cooking for a group of a 100 in your back yard, tailgating, or just a family camping trip, Camp Chef has everything you need to make your cooking experience the best possible.

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Sportsmen Take a Stand

12 May 2015

The Sage-grouse bill before Congress, which you helped pass through the House Armed Service Committee on April 29th, will be voted on this week by the entire House of Representatives. This vote will protect state-management of wildlife in 11 Western states for the next decade. Please send a message to Congress today by clicking here. [...]

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Video Product Review: Nikon Prostaff 7i Rangefinder

12 May 2015

Precision measuring devices are nothing new to the Nikon brand. Their survey equipment is the very best in the business and is a standard for all others to follow.

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Halibut By-Catch

09 May 2015

Charters Asked to Weigh-In on Halibut Bycatch Reduction Letters are urgently needed to support halibut bycatch reductions in the Bering Sea. “I was born and raised in Homer, and halibut have always been a part of my life. At age 32, I’ve logged 16 years in the charter fleet as a deckhand and captain, and have [...]

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Next Generation of Hunters

01 May 2015

Kids only get to be a kid once By Jacquelyn Gross Guccini Sportsman’s News Pro Staff As a child some of the best memories that I have are being with my dad and my brother in the duck blind in south Louisiana. I remember the thoughts of waking up to the smell of bacon for [...]

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American Heroes Project

01 May 2015

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor This is a feel good story. At least I feel good writing it and researching it. What could feel better than a bunch of veterans, spending their own time and money to build customized boats to take other disabled veterans fishing? Well, children. Children would feel better. Join the forum [...]

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AirBedz Inflatable Truck Air Mattress

01 May 2015

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Getting a good night’s sleep in the bed of your truck can be a challenge. Traditional air mattresses either don’t quite fit, are too narrow, too long, or curl up on the edges where they meet the wheel wells. Join the forum discussion on this post

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Pro’s Tips: Save the Habitat – Save the Hunt

01 May 2015

By Kent Danjanovich Senior Editor Now, many of you will recognize the title of this article as the slogan of the National Wild Turkey Federation.  I have been fortunate for the past seven years to be involved in this great organization, not because I am a die-hard turkey hunter, but because of all of the [...]

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Solar Devices For The Outdoors

01 May 2015

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Let’s face it, we are more dependent on our electronic devices than ever before. Even when we are spending time in the woods, far from the conveniences of home, having the ability to stay connected is important to us.

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Adventures On A Budget: Blue Mesa

01 May 2015

By Andy Lightbody You can call it the Blue Mesa Reservoir or the Blue Mesa Lake, but for sure you can call it the largest lake/body of water in the state of Colorado.

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Fishful Thinker: Misconceptions

01 May 2015

After nearly 40 years of participating, I’ve decided that fishing is a sport built on fallacies. Yep, the most written about pastime in the history of the World, literally, is heavily rooted in misconceptions, misinformation – propaganda even.

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Beretta PX4 Storm

01 May 2015

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Beretta’s contribution to the polymer framed duty style gun, the PX4 Storm in .40 S&W is a lightweight full-sized pistol in double and single action.

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