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No Small Matter

Don’t wait too long before you hit the squirrel woods, or you might miss out on one of fall’s biggest thrills By

4 mins read
Field & Stream
November 2017

Study Abroad

STUDY ABROAD An Argentina waterfowl trip packs a full season’s worth of lessons into a week of lights-out hunting 

4 mins read
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November 2017

Campfire- Ruff And Tumble

For late-season grouse, once you find the source of their favorite food, you’ll often find the mother lode

4 mins read
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November 2017

Duck, Date, And Rutabaga Pot Pie

Beneath a duck-fat crust resides winter comfort food at its best

3 mins read
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December 2017 - January 2018

Tail End

Pheasants are never easier to find—and flush—than during the final days of the season

3 mins read
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December 2017 - January 2018

The Perfect Feather

If you’ve ever caught a fish on a fly, there’s a good chance the hackle wrapped around the hook came from a Colorado chicken barn where a humble, but brilliant, geneticist creates the most sought-after feathers for fly-tiers around the world

10+ mins read
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December 2017 - January 2018

A Sportsman's Life

My hunting and fishing pals are as maddening as I am

4 mins read
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December 2017 - January 2018

Your Land,Your Elk

In case you forgot, you co-own 600-plus million acres of public land—and somewhere out there is your elk. To help you narrow down the search, we drilled six experts for their secrets on finding and killing bulls in the backcountry. Because while there’s nothing wrong with hunting private ground, there’s absolutely nothing like getting it done on public land.

10+ mins read
Field & Stream
October 2016

The Old Ones

As the author struggles with the unexpected death of his cousin-his hunting buddy-he searches for ways to preserve his cousin's legacy at deer camp.

9 mins read
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October 2016

Stick With It

Here’s the one lure you need to catch big, bad autumn trout.

4 mins read
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October 2016

Pile Drivers

Once endangered, the sandhill crane has recovered remarkably well, giving hunters one more reason to head north.

4 mins read
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October 2016

Weather Stripping

The April streamer bite in the Northeast can be red hot, even when the air suddenly turns ice cold.

4 mins read
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April 2017

precious minutes

a wood-duck roost shoot can happen in a flash. make sure you’re ready when the birds come to bed.

4 mins read
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october 2016

Off The Rails

Rail Hunting was once described as the “Sport Of Kings” and enjoyed by the likes of Roosevelt and Ruark. While these odd marsh birds are no longer as popular as they once were, they’re still insanely fun to hunt.

10+ mins read
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October - November 2018

Opening Day In America - West

The dream bullThe scouting, training, and planning have all come down to this: day one of elk season. Are you ready?

9 mins read
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August - September 2018

Opening Day In America - South

The Healing HuntThere are times when the best medicine is a day in the field with an old friend and a good dog.

9 mins read
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August - September 2018

Camo-Plate Specials

Four All-American diners share favorite breakfast recipes that you can cook at camp.

5 mins read
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August - September 2018

To The Rescue

Whether you train your own dog or call upon one for help, a blood-tracking canine could save your deer season.

6 mins read
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August - September 2018

Dressed To Kill

The author follows the making of an iconic lure— the Mepps dressed Aglia—from the squirrel woods to the factory and finally to the river.

9 mins read
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August - September 2018

Rock Of Ages

A training course with an expert flintknapper transports the author back in time to the earliest hunters.

4 mins read
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August - September 2018

The Speed Trap

High-velocity shells drop more ducks and geese, right? Not so fast…

4 mins read
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August - September 2018

The Meat Doe

For the author, taking wild game out of the woods is the ultimate, and noblest,trophy.

4 mins read
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October 2016

Feeding The Cows

When migrating stripers collide with menhaden schools, prepare for fall carnage

3 mins read
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November 2017

A Sportsman's Life- The Fixer

THE FIXER Here’s how to remedy everything you’re doing wrong in the deer woods

4 mins read
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November 2017

Carry On

Three Top Handgun Picks for Self - Defense in the Woods.

2 mins read
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May 2017

Current Trends

Hook more stripers in moving water with these presentation tweaks.

2 mins read
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May 2017

Out Of The Ashes

Small-scale prescribed burns can create red-hot turkey hunting.

3 mins read
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February - March 2018

Flipping Genius

Find, hook, and wrench monster bass out of the lily pads like a pro.

3 mins read
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May 2017

Hallowed Ground

When you find a hot timber hole for mallards, guard it with your life and enjoy it while the greenheads are here

4 mins read
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December 2017 - January 2018

Marsh Madness

Fishermen have proposed a way to restore the Everglades and South Florida rivers, but will their idea ever become a reality? 

6 mins read
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December 2017 - January 2018