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Here are our choices for the five best hunting handguns on the market right now.The 5 Best Handguns For Hunting

The 5 Best Handguns For Hunting

Brad Fitzpatrick

Here are our choices for the five best hunting handguns on the market right now.

Whether you're a novice hunter or an old pro, follow these steps to be certain that your new gun is ready for the field this fall.Setting Up Your New Rifle for Deer Hunting

Setting Up Your New Rifle for Deer Hunting

Brad Fitzpatrick 

Whether you're a novice hunter or an old pro, follow these steps to be certain that your new...

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The famous gunmaker – Springfield Armory – stakes its first flag in the hunting world with the new, feature-packed Model 2020 Waypoint bolt-action rifle.New Springfield Model 2020 Waypoint Rifle is a Must-See

New Springfield Model 2020 Waypoint Rifle is a Must-See

Petersen's Hunting Staff - September 29, 2020

The famous gunmaker – Springfield Armory – stakes its first flag in the hunting world with the...

The newest model — the Marlin 444 — is the latest of the iconic American lever-action rifles.Happy Anniversary: Marlin Celebrates 150 Years

Happy Anniversary: Marlin Celebrates 150 Years

Keith Wood

The newest model — the Marlin 444 — is the latest of the iconic American lever-action rifles.

Ammo

The new Federal Terminal Ascent series may be the ultimate big-game ammo.Review: Federal Terminal Ascent Hunting Ammo

Review: Federal Terminal Ascent Hunting Ammo

Brad Fitzpatrick

The new Federal Terminal Ascent series may be the ultimate big-game ammo.

Sig's focus for the past 18 months has been developing hunting ammunition.Review: Sig Sauer Elite Performance

Review: Sig Sauer Elite Performance

Joe Arterburn - March 31, 2020

Sig's focus for the past 18 months has been developing hunting ammunition.

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When ultimate accuracy counts, consider handloading.Handloading for Predator Hunting

Handloading for Predator Hunting

Keith Wood

When ultimate accuracy counts, consider handloading.

The 6.5 Creedmoor is the most popular cartridge in hunting, but medium bores are still deadly as ever.Medium-Bore Cartridges for Big-Game Hunting

Medium-Bore Cartridges for Big-Game Hunting

Keith Wood

The 6.5 Creedmoor is the most popular cartridge in hunting, but medium bores are still deadly...

Optics

A lighter, brighter riflescope option for modern hunters.Review: Vortex Razor HD LHT

Review: Vortex Razor HD LHT

David Draper

A lighter, brighter riflescope option for modern hunters.

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No matter what you are hunting, the Burris Signature HD 5-25x50mm scope will help you make accurate shots at extended ranges.Burris Signature HD 5-25x50mm Scope Review: Long-Range Hunting with Confidence

Burris Signature HD 5-25x50mm Scope Review: Long-Range Hunting with Confidence

Joe Ferronato

No matter what you are hunting, the Burris Signature HD 5-25x50mm scope will help you make...

We pick the best riflescopes, binos and other optics from our giant Gear Annual.Top Hunting Optics of 2020

Top Hunting Optics of 2020

Petersen's Hunting Editors - August 03, 2020

We pick the best riflescopes, binos and other optics from our giant Gear Annual.

Bowhunting

Crossbow technology, accuracy and power continue to advance with demand, and this year's crop is the most impressive yet; here's a look at the top five that caught our eye.Ranking the 5 Best Crossbows for 2020

Ranking the 5 Best Crossbows for 2020

Chris Larsen - September 21, 2020

Crossbow technology, accuracy and power continue to advance with demand, and this year's crop...

These are our favorite new products of the year for the archery crowd.Best New Bowhunting Gear for 2020

Best New Bowhunting Gear for 2020

Petersen's Hunting Editors - May 21, 2020

These are our favorite new products of the year for the archery crowd.

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A workhorse crossbow in a small package.Crossbow Review: Excalibur Micro AXE 340

Crossbow Review: Excalibur Micro AXE 340

Kali Parmley - October 29, 2019

A workhorse crossbow in a small package.

Rifle-like precision and simple to shoot: We put the best to the test.Field Tested: Crossbows That Kill

Field Tested: Crossbows That Kill

Chris Larsen - September 05, 2019

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Knives

From field dressing wild game to prepping it for the table, a chef is judged by the blade of his knifeWild Game Processing: Get the Edge

Wild Game Processing: Get the Edge

David Draper

From field dressing wild game to prepping it for the table, a chef is judged by the blade of...

These replaceable blade knives are all the rage–but do they measure up when put to the test?Replaceable Blade Knives

Replaceable Blade Knives

Kali Parmley - January 05, 2018

These replaceable blade knives are all the rage–but do they measure up when put to the test?

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Guns may have won the west, but the journey through the Appalachian Mountains, across theBest Hunting Knives and Tools

Best Hunting Knives and Tools

David Hart - March 10, 2017

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Buck's innovative Open Season Series knives are the perfect combination of tools for a successfulIntroducing the 2016 Buck Knives Lineup

Introducing the 2016 Buck Knives Lineup

PH Online Editors - January 29, 2016

Buck's innovative Open Season Series knives are the perfect combination of tools for a...

Clothing

Designed to disrupt, FORLOH is changing everything about what hunters expect from their camo clothing.FORLOH Camo Apparel Review – Functional, Technical, American-Made

FORLOH Camo Apparel Review – Functional, Technical, American-Made

David Draper - November 06, 2020

Designed to disrupt, FORLOH is changing everything about what hunters expect from their camo...

KUIU just announced the launch of their latest versatile camo pattern.KUIU Innovates Again With New Valo Camouflage

KUIU Innovates Again With New Valo Camouflage

Petersen's Hunting Editors - May 20, 2020

KUIU just announced the launch of their latest versatile camo pattern.

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Take care of your feet and you'll find more big-game success.Multi-Purpose Footwear For Advanced Bowhunting

Multi-Purpose Footwear For Advanced Bowhunting

Tony J. Peterson

Take care of your feet and you'll find more big-game success.

Our picks for stuffable protection against any weather. Field Tested: Lightweight Raingear

Field Tested: Lightweight Raingear

David Draper - May 30, 2019

Our picks for stuffable protection against any weather.

Camping

Take the mountain hunting challenge.Backcountry Hunting Guide & Necessary Gear

Backcountry Hunting Guide & Necessary Gear

Joseph von Benedikt

Take the mountain hunting challenge.

Check out these new products that are bound for adventure!Must-Have Gear for Your Next Adventure

Must-Have Gear for Your Next Adventure

Kali Parmley - February 06, 2019

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Outdoor Sportsman Group
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Having just the right amount of lightweight gear can make or break a hunt. Find out the best way to pack for a backcountry trek! What's In Your Backcountry Pack?

What's In Your Backcountry Pack?

Tracy Breen

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Chasing elk in the mountains on a backpack hunt during the rut is the ultimate bucket-listThe Ultimate Sleeping Bag And Pad For Backpack Hunters

The Ultimate Sleeping Bag And Pad For Backpack Hunters

David Draper - June 29, 2017

Chasing elk in the mountains on a backpack hunt during the rut is the ultimate bucket-list

Wheels Afield

Check out the new fleet of off-road options for hunters.2020 ATV Buyer's Guide

2020 ATV Buyer's Guide

Rick Sosebee - June 23, 2020

Check out the new fleet of off-road options for hunters.

Next-gen electric bikes are more practical than ever for the outdoorsman.Review: QuietKat Warrior 1000

Review: QuietKat Warrior 1000

Mike Schoby - November 11, 2019

Next-gen electric bikes are more practical than ever for the outdoorsman.

Accessories

The new, lightweight monopod that should be in every hunter's pack.Kestrel Glassing Systems Ultra-Light Monopod

Kestrel Glassing Systems Ultra-Light Monopod

Joe Ferronato  

The new, lightweight monopod that should be in every hunter's pack.

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The new Moultrie X-6000 series cellular trail camera and the Moultrie Mobile app are redefining remote and low-impact scouting. Here's why and how one or a network of them can help you.Is a Cellular Trail Camera Right for You?

Is a Cellular Trail Camera Right for You?

Josh Honeycutt - September 15, 2020

The new Moultrie X-6000 series cellular trail camera and the Moultrie Mobile app are...

Technology is taking deer hunters, and their gear, into the future. The Best New Deer Hunting Technology

The Best New Deer Hunting Technology

Jeff Johnston - May 15, 2020

Technology is taking deer hunters, and their gear, into the future.

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