A Better Chance of Hitting the Gobbler

  The sun rises…the sound of the turkeys gobbling amongst themselves while hiding in the tall grass is like a melody in the hunter’s ear…The season will come upon one and all and the stress of the 9-to-5 and all other worries will subside, as the fun comes back into the outdoorsman’s (and woman’s) life. […]

Damages to Natural Hbitats Are monumental

Natural habitats are destroyed by nature, even though scientists have pointed out that nature definitely offers signs that these eruptions are coming well in advance. When it comes to everything from tsunamis to landslides – cliffs, mountains, plant life, vegetation – everything is effected when Mother Nature decides to crumble. But is it just nature […]

World Lost 97% of Wild Tigers in Only a Century

  Yes, this is Sportsman’s Life; however, we are not speaking about Tiger Woods. Even if he did regain the Number 1 spot in golf last week, we’re focusing on the Tiger – the animal that is more majestic than even ‘Woods’ could ever claim to be. The tiger is by far the largest of […]

GameSled Takes the ‘Drag’ Out of Hunting

A true hunter wants nothing more than to find that perfect game and have a triumphant day. However, when the prey is caught, the bagging and tagging of the creature is not the problem. Being able to get the deer, or bear, etc., from the forest to the home or taxidermist is extremely difficult.   […]

The Hardest Turkey’s Teach the Best Lessons

The Hardest Turkey’s Teach the Best Lessons By Ronnie “Cuz” Strickland As easy as “easy turkeys” can be, “hard turkeys” can be just as hard. I have seen grown men turned into zombie-like creatures that can’t concentrate, behave or even function as a human due to a lengthy encounter with a hard bird. What constitutes […]

Colorado Looks at a Troubled Economy with New Gun Laws

The gun legislation recently passed and the continuing battles playing out in Congress are a huge part of the news. Headlines touch on everything from rifles to shotguns to increasing roadblocks when it comes to people intent on purchasing guns. It is not a surprise based on the sinister aspect of this country that seems […]

Master Tips of the Turkey Thugs

Master Tips of the Turkey Thugs The Turkey Thugs have run up against every scenario imaginable in the spring woods. Here’s their tried and true tips every hunter should know!   Tip 1: Approaching the Roost Deciding how close to get to a roosted gobbler at daybreak is one of the most important decisions any turkey […]

Wood Duck Popularity and Their Attractive Plumage

  The multi-colored iridescent plumage, the red eyes, the white flash of color down the neck – these traits encompass the male Wood Duck. The white eye-ring, the white throat – this alerts one and all that the female has arrived. Those familiar calls of “geeeeee,” “do-weep do-weep,” and that call of alarm – “cr-r-ek, […]

The Most Liked Guns in Hunting

  Someone recently was speaking about the ‘best of the best’ when it came to rifles. In fact, they described the rifle as ‘the finest ever made.’ This weapon is one made for celebrities, monarchs and wealthy enthusiasts who have each put out over eight-hundred-thousand dollars so they could claim one for their very own. […]

Bird Watching: Wood Stork

The Wood Stork (Mycteria americana) is a large American wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It was formerly called the “Wood Ibis”, though it is not really an ibis.               The adult is a large bird which stands 83–115 cm (33–45 in) tall and spans 140–180 cm (58–71 […]