west

Sandra Froman has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Sturm, Ruger & Company.

Staunch Second Amendment Fighter Appointed to Ruger Board

Ms. Sandra S. Froman has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Sturm, Ruger & Company, effective immediately. Froman has established herself as a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment and has worked tirelessly to ensure that the protections it guarantees are preserved. She is a Past President of the National Rifle Association...

A deer in twine

At Risk of Being Gored, Man Frees Buck from Tangled Mess

Wildlife and man often have strange interactions, with the former getting into trouble sometimes due to the latter’s lack of though about what could happen due to negligent actions. This young buck obviously is clear proof of that issue, having become tangled in a snarled mess of bailing twine someone didn’t dispose of properly....

Jeromie Slaughter

Deer Hunting Dad and Kids Lost, Arrested in Mexico

What a nightmare Thanksgiving holiday for U.S. Marine Corps retired 1st Sgt. Jeromie Slaughter and his family after a planned deer hunting trip turned into an arrest in Mexico on firearms charges. Nevermind that the 18-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps had two children with him, ages 9 and 14. The 9-year-old? His...

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...

Be sure to give your meat a light dusting of flour before browning, unlike what I did with this stew meat.

3 Secrets to Great Venison Stew, and With a Hint of New Orleans

Creating great venison stew, or beef stew for that matter, is a task that comes with trial-and-error before you really get everything nailed down well. Following exact recipes can help you get started with a good recipe. Recipes are like blueprints for a house, with the ingredients being the walls, roof and interior spaces....

TenPoint Crossbows photo

Never Forget That When You’re Deer Hunting, Just Have Fun!

All too often we get caught up in everything about deer hunting, or hunting or fishing, and forget about what it was like when we began all those years ago. Remember that? Remember the anticipation, the excitement, the curiosity? Remember sitting in a blind or stand, or on a stump in a forest, and...

Ted and his son, Fleetwood, enjoy hunting and the outdoors as do all of the Nugent family.

Happy Deerhunting ThanXgiving Everyday America

As I trudge joyfully through building, blowing, beautiful snow drifts back to my little Michigan log cabin, my sense of giving thanks could not be more clear or powerful. My pure, natural hands-on participation in God’s miraculous creation as a hunter/gatherer of His precious gifts of life giving renewable resources forces me to admit...

Venison Crock Pot Chili

Great Tips to Help You Process, Cook Your Own Venison

Labeling one of the most popular books in the Deer & Deer Hunting library a cookbook is, quite honestly, a misnomer considering the vast information found within its pages. Gut It Cut It Cook It for years has been one of the favorites of deer hunters who are truly part of the DIY crowd. When...

USE_IMG_9614

Intro to Archery: Build a Bowhunting Community

When I decided to learn archery and how to bowhunt, I never realized I would be joining such a supportive and enthusiastic community. Yet that is one of the many side benefits to this fun sport — the camaraderie within the bowhunting family and the welcome new bowhunters receive — no matter their age...