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Ruger Gunsite Scout Composite Rifle

Products in Action: Ruger Gunsite Composite Scout Rifle for Deer Hunting

Ruger’s Gunsite Scout Rifle was designed to be an all-around gun that anyone could use for self-defense, hunting or target shooting, and chambered in .308 it’s more than enough to take down deer and big game. This year Ruger is offering the lightweight composite version, which shaves weight while retaining the durability and accuracy...

Ted and Toby Nugent with a super bear! Predators, indeed!

Turn Up The Nature Radar to be a Deadlier Predator

I cannot imagine anything in life much more inspiring than being welcomed into the lives and families of US Military warriors. Since the 1960s, I have been immensely blessed and humbled to be invited to share campfires with these heroes and their families, and I have learned much about how quality of life comes...

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DDH Hot Pick: the Celestron FireCel

Deer & Deer Hunting Editor-in-Chief Dan Schmidt has seen a lot of hunting items over the years — and by a lot we mean thousands, just roughly estimating — but one palm-sized piece of hunting gear caught his eye like no other. The Celestron FireCel is a really cool combination of an adjustable light...

BOWHUNTING  Dan Schmidt aiming at a broadside target

Take40More Hot Pick: DDH Guide to Bowhunting

As a voracious reader for more than 40 years, I can’t specifically pinpoint how many serious adult books I’ve read cover-to-cover over the years in a “can’t put it down” session. I’m a fan of just about anything: magazines, books, newspapers, old history, political history, wildlife management and more. A magazine doesn’t last long...

Fresh guacamole is a fantastic addition to your venison burger or as a side dish with chips.

This Super Guacamole Kicks Up Your Tasty Venison Burgers

This is perhaps my favorite time of the year, other than during hunting season, because everything here in the Southeast is pretty much at full-bore throttle going wide open. School is out so the kids are playing, swimming, biking, fishing, getting muddy in creeks, staying up late and sleeping in, having fun and being...

Ted and Fleetwood Nugent love spending time together whether it's chasing deer or woodchucks or sitting around the campfire.

Don’t Forget to Inventory the Memories

As I sit here at total peace, engulfed in the spectacular New Brunswick wilderness all around me, light, gentle rain pitter-pattering on my little tentblind to further ease me into definitive calm, I cannot help journeying into my precious, bulging memory bank of a phenomenal lifetime of soul stirring hunting adventures. By Ted Nugent...

MODERN SHOOTER  SnagMag Seg2

Be Prepared: SnagMag Keeps Extra Magazine at Hand

Colin Cooper with Modern Shooter shows us how the SnagMag helps effectively manage additional magazines for everyday carry, competition or whatever we need them for. SnagMag’s special design keeps magazines secure in your pocket until needed and then, within seconds, you’re ready to go with a new magazine in your gun. Check your local...

Sitka Core Next to Skin

Sitka Introduces New Core ‘Next to Skin’ Series

  Sitka Gear, the leader in performance hunting gear, introduces an all-new industry changing “Next-to-Skin” line. The new CORE Series offers three weights of next-to-skin pieces which have been developed to allow hunters to fine-tune their system to their activity type or environmental conditions. The new CORE Series lineup is the first in the...

Deer feed on native browse such as acorns and persimmons where they can find them, and often hit them hard once the high-carb mast begins falling in autumn.

Just How Green of a Deer Hunter Are You?

Part of going green means conserving renewable resources and only use what is needed as efficiently as possible. Sound familiar? It should. It was the core thinking behind a budding movement in 1902. It was called Conservation. Learn the icon for Fair Chase and how they fueled the conservation movement. After watching this video,...