Author: LisaDeming

Getting Started with Long Range Shooting

By Shane Adair The holidays are over. It’s time we all get back to work planning our next hunting season. Tag deadlines are every month for different states and always seem to creep up on us in the spring. Just like planning and preparing for our hunting season in advance, we need to do the same pre-preparation with our shooting. While we always budget for our hunts, we need to budget for our weapons, ammo, powder, etc. None of these things are cheap. With that in mind, I’d like to spend some time discussing rifles that you can make...

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It’s Not Too Late To Help BigGame Forever

Sportsmen, we need your help.  There are only two days left for public comment on the decision to delist wolves in the lower 48 states.  This is a vital step to safeguard elk, moose and deer in America. Please send a message at: http://capwiz.com/biggameforever/issues/alert/?alertid=62830341&PROCESS=Take+Action. It only takes 30 seconds to send a message using this automated system. Powerful anti-hunting groups are sending tens of thousands of messages to stop wolf management.  Our goal is 100,000 messages from sportsmen.  Please send your message today.  Only two days are left.  A future of abundant wildlife depends on our collective support. Ryan...

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Platinum Approved Outfitter: Big Sand Lake Lodge Great Black Friday Savings!

            Last year we had such a great response to our Black Friday Sale that we’ve decided to run it again. The Great Canadian Fishing Experience awaits you ,so why wait, catching a sale is almost as great as the experience of catching one of trophy fish! I’ve made it very simple, for all New Bookings received from November 21 – November 30th, 2013, we will offer the following: Book a trip at the Main Lodge for 2014 at our Regular Posted Rate and Receive 15% Discount and as a bonus if you pay...

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Gun of the Month Giveaway for September

The Gun of the Month Giveaway for September is for a Savage Arms 111 Rifle 270 Winchester. To enter, go to www.sportsmansnews.com and register for our forum. You will receive an additional entry for every 25 posts you make on the forum. Registering for the forum automatically qualifies you to win all of our monthly...

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Outdoor Writing Contest: Mentoring: It’s More Than Meets The Eye

By Terry T. Clapp See the wonderful smile on that kid’s face.  That is an immediate product of mentoring.  Is there any outdoors’ person who would not support that kind of happiness?  A smile like that one holds the future of our wildlife and our conservation efforts.  Simply put we need to get more people especially children involved with wildlife and outdoor activities.  The fun and value of fishing and hunting traditions and heritage need to be taught to our youth and other interested people by mentors like you and me.  Concerned wildlife authorities are telling us that although...

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