Congratulations to Mark Gardner (username: m gardner) who won the grand prize in our 8th Annual Outdoor Writers Contest. Mark submitted an article titled Crazy Dave’s Bull that was printed in the August 2011 issue of Sportsman’s News Magazine. Mark will be going to the Front Range of Colorado for a 3-day waterfowl hunting adventure with the crew of Sportsman’s News and be filmed for an upcoming episode of Sportsman’s News Television. We have begun the second half of our writing contest and entries printed in the magazine will receive a knife from Outdoor Edge as well as be entered into our grand prize drawing of a 5-day Alaskan fishing trip with Pybus Point Lodge.

Send your stories and photos to for a chance to win this great contest.

Grand Prize Package
•   Winners will win a  5 day fishing and lodging adventure with Pybus Point Lodge in Juneau, Alaska (airfare not included).
•   1 grand prize winner randomly selected throughout October 2011 to March 2012 from published entries provided for Sportsman’s News.
•   Every published entry will receive a knife from Outdoor Edge and will be entered into the grand prize drawing.
•   E-mail stories and photos to
•   Stories should be between 900 and 1500 words and be sent as a MS Word document or pasted into an e-mail.
•   Photos should be high resolution JPGs, TIFs, or PDFs: if you have questions regarding photos call
(435) 865-1680
•   Stories without photos will not be considered for publication or contest entry.

All stories may be edited for content and size. Published articles and photos become the property of Sportsman’s News.  All prizes are provided by Sportsman’s News Inc. Must be 18 years of age to win grand prize.