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Central Montana Hunting Classics

Jack Ballard - February 02, 2018

(Jack Ballard photo) There may be no such thing as an elk factory, but that's the term a regional

Top 10 Trophy Whitetail States

Joseph von Benedikt - December 18, 2017

Many of the states in our glorious nation provide great hunting, but only a few have the whitetail

So You Want a Big Mule Deer?

Craig Boddington - December 18, 2017

Through the fast-falling snow, we followed the fresh tracks to the edge of a steep ravine. Several

Moose: Everything You Need to Know to Hunt Them

Craig Boddington - November 06, 2017

There are many reasons why the moose is one of our favorite game animals to hunt. Years ago, on a

5 Great Last-Minute Public-land Hunts

Joseph von Benedikt - October 16, 2017

Didn't draw? Here are five great places you can still make a 2017 mule deer hunt. According to many

Petersen's Hunting Expert Picks the 10 Best Public Land Hunts

David Hart - October 02, 2017

Throw a dart at a map of the United States and there's a good chance you'll hit public land.

Best States For Crossbow Hunting In The West

Joseph von Benedikt - August 31, 2017

The western states offer some great opportunities for crossbow hunters, but regulations vary widely

Best States To Hunt For Black Bears

Joseph von Benedikt - July 13, 2017

Which are the best states to hunt for black bears? I have compiled a list of several great black

Montana's Best Hidden Gem for Elk and Deer Hunting

Jack Ballard - January 16, 2017

The journals of Meriwether Lewis, co-captain of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, contain detailed

Texas: The Republic of Hunting

Brad Fitzpatrick - October 03, 2016

Traditions run deep in Texas, whether that's Friday night rodeos, football, cowboy hats, or

A Miss, a Muzzleloader and a Speed Goat

Kali Parmley - August 29, 2016

I missed. I could see the dust settling behind the very confused speed goat that I had rudely

7 Best Cast and Blast Combo Hunts in North America

Brad Fitzpatrick - August 08, 2016

Unless you happen to be one of those fortunate souls with an unlimited travel budget and plenty of

The 8 Toughest Animals to Hunt in North America

Brad Fitzpatrick - July 01, 2016

Standing halfway up a steep, barren, winter-yellow slope in the Owyhee Mountains of southern Idaho

Why You Should Plan A Western Hunting Trip Now

David Hart - June 06, 2016

There are two types of hunters: Those who can't dream of a hunt out West and those who dream of

Crane Wreck

Kali Parmley - February 12, 2016

Hunched over in the narrow ground blind, I clutched the matte black semi auto between my hands.

Best Units for Hunting Western Mule Deer

Josh Dahlke - June 23, 2015

My deer-hunting seeds were planted and nurtured as a youngster on my family's small farm in

10 Best Mountain Towns for Sportsmen

David Draper - May 01, 2015

Whether it's the Easterner's awe at hearing an elk bugle for the first time or a lowlander's

Hidden Gems: Why You Should Consider Hunting Quebec for Your Next Adventure

Craig Boddington - March 12, 2015

Quebec is Canada's second largest province, with an area of nearly 600,000 square miles. That's

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