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GONE, FOR GOOD

WHEN AN ACCIDENT DISRUPTS A HUNT, THE AUTHOR GAINS A DEEPER APPRECIATION FOR THE RESTORATIVE POWER OF LOSING YOURSELF IN WILD PLACES

9 mins read
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Volume 125, Issue 2 - 2020

Get the Axe

Handmade artisanal axes are all the rage, and there are none better than these

4 mins read
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Volume 125, Issue 2 - 2020

Fish On

The author shares some parting words and fishing wisdom after a decade of living the dream

4 mins read
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Volume 125, Issue 2 - 2020

First Sight

The case for putting a first-focal-plane scope on your hunting rifle

4 mins read
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Volume 125, Issue 2 - 2020

Dad's Call

A father-son turkey hunt was supposed to be a changing of the guard, until…

5 mins read
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Volume 125, Issue 2 - 2020

Bulls On Parade

When the fall window for giant redfish opens, let the mayhem blow in

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October - November 2019

Rattling Revelation

Keep making the right sounds, and you’ll call in bucks By Will Brantley

4 mins read
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October - November 2019

October Is For Turkeys

Chasing these birds is as fun now as it is in spring, and you may get your Thanksgiving feast to boot

4 mins read
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October - November 2019

Meet Your Match

Hunting with competition bullets had always been a no-go. But not anymore

4 mins read
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October - November 2019

Hammer Home

A day trip to an Appalachian creek proves that a classic, no-frills fly still gets it done

4 mins read
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October - November 2019

What's It Like To Kill Biggest Buck Ever?

You hope, but never expect, to shoot a world-record whitetail. Here’show it happened for the hunter who did.

5 mins read
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December 2019 - January 2020

Can Florida Come Back?

From red tides to toxic algae blooms to beaches covered with dead fish, water woes in the sunshine state have been catastrophic in recent years. But now, anglers, captains, conservationists, and politicians are getting serious about saving florida’s legendary fisheries—before it’s too late

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December 2019 - January 2020

How Does The Sausage Get Made?

Here’s how: With whatever you have in the freezer and with a bit of kitchen help from your buddies. Ok—maybe it’s a bit trickier, but not much. Plus, we have the answers to some common game-prep questions

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December 2019 - January 2020

You Want Answers?

F&S’S BEST WRITERS AND THE COUNTRY’S TOP EXPERTS TACKLE MORE THAN 100 BURNING QUESTIONS, FROM HOW TO FILL A TAG TO THE MEANING OF LIFE

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December 2019 - January 2020

Show Dog

Never mind her beer belly—when this beagle gets on a rabbit track, she’s a sight to behold

5 mins read
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December 2019 - January 2020

My New Creed

Accepting the 6.5 Creedmoor craze one kick and scream at a time

3 mins read
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December 2019 - January 2020

Late Show

A sure skunking at an icy pond turns into a winter waterfowl bonanza

4 mins read
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December 2019 - January 2020

Catching Cold

Don’t let winter suppress your fire for smallmouths on the fly

3 mins read
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December 2019 - January 2020

8 Tips To Catch Steelhead Fish

Caught the Chromer bug? Make your fly reel scream louder than ever with our crash course in crushing it on the great lakes tributaries.

7 mins read
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October - November 2018

Goosey Honkers

Nine expert tricks for outsmarting the spookiest late-season geese.

3 mins read
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October - November 2018

Opening Day In America - Midwest

The Quick BuckThere’s no time like the bow opener for patterning and ambushing a trophy buck

10 mins read
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August - September 2018

Opening Day In America - East

Something had changed. After 40 minutes of still-hunting through silent timber, the woods erupted in chatter.

10 mins read
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August - September 2018

Snow Birds

A sudden winter storm makes an already challenging public-land hunt even harder—and more rewarding.

4 mins read
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February - March 2018

Tough Love

The best hunting buddies push you to go farther and work harder than you would on your own.

4 mins read
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February - March 2018

A Miracle Tail

How the world’s worst toy created the most lifelike streamers ever.

3 mins read
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February - March 2018

A Stand In The Valley

An archery hunt in the Riverbottoms of West Tennessee proves there’s still tremendous public deer hunting for anyone willing to work for it.

4 mins read
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February - March 2018

The Shore Boar

Hunting by boat, the author makes a hairy landing and an unexpectedly tough stalk to tag a big Alaska black bear.

4 mins read
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May 2017

Wild Turkey Tonnato

Spring gobbler meat takes the place of veal in this traditional Italian recipe.

2 mins read
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May 2017

Treasure Chest

How Scavenger Fly will unite anglers (and catch them more fish) through social media sleuthing.

3 mins read
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May 2017

Stabs In The Dark: Gigging For Suckers In The Ozarks

Every fall, a centuries-old tradition takes place on Ozark streamsgigging for suckers at night. The author tagged along with a few locals who have perfected this deceptively challenging skill. They also throw a hell of a bonfire party.

10+ mins read
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November 2015