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Mossberg Kryptek

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Mossberg

Mossberg is pleased to announce the addition of five new Patriot bolt‐action rifles that feature Kryptek Highlander camo stocks with matte blue metal finishes in 243 Win, 308 Win, 270 Win, 30‐06 Sprg and 300 Win Mag. The Patriot series is based on Mossberg’s proven twin‐lug, push‐feed machined‐steel action which is fed from a...

Ruger American Rifle Magnum

Magnum Calibers added to Ruger American Rifle Series

Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. has added two magnum calibers to its popular Ruger American rifle series, the 7mm Remington Magnum and .300 Winchester Magnum. The Ruger American Rifle Magnum has all of the popular features of the Ruger American rifle, but features a stainless steel receiver mated to a stainless steel, cold hammer-forged, 24″...

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Great Christmas Gift Idea: New .22 Rifle for Small-Game, Target Fun

It’s a safe bet that if you asked 100 deer hunters, or any hunters for that matter, what they started out with as a youngster that a good number would respond with “BB gun” and “a 22-caliber rifle.” You probably could toss in the .410 shotgun, too, and have a solid trio. All are good...

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Burris Droptine Scopes: Optics Specifically Designed for Deer Hunters

Are you looking for a solid, value-priced and dependable riflescope that will help you be more successful this year for deer and predators during hunting season? Burris believes they deliver with its new line of Droptine scopes. They’re designed in the 2-7 and 3-9 lines for centerfire rifles, slug guns and muzzleloaders with good...

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Bushnell Elite Series: Best Bargain for Deer Hunting Scopes?

Bushnell Optics has retooled its popular Elite Series line of scopes to make it easier for you to find the best scope for deer hunting. You’ll get the great features of the Bushnell Elite line such as Rainguard HD coating, top quality optical glass and rugged housings in 1-inch or 30mm tube sizes. This...

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Why Your Deer Hunting Stand Setups Don’t Work

While your neighbors and other hunters are trashing their land by tromping all over it, you can create and hunt low impact stands that will make your season far more successful. These low impact stand sites don’t take a lot of work but should take some careful consideration based on your knowledge of the...

Browning Ammo

Browning Ammo Making Splashy Debut in 2016

Browning Ammunition will make a splashy jump into the hunting and shooting market in 2016 with a new line of ammuntion covering the bases for target, self-defense and outdoors uses. Browning is working with Winchester to create the ammuntion for rifles, shotguns and pistols. Packaging will be easily distinguishable with a black and gold...

DDH Editor-in-Chief Dan Schmidt with his free range 11-point Florida buck that scored 137 1/8.

Deer Season Has Early Wake-Up Alarm in Southeast

While the rest of the nation’s deer hunters are thinking about mineral sites, game cameras, moving stands and maybe putting in winter food plots, hunters in Florida’s southernmost zone and South Carolina’s Lowcountry are in the stand looking for a buck. Opening day for bow season in Florida’s Zone A, which comprises the counties...