The Perfect Storm
A rough, open-water sea duck hunt in Chesapeake Bay proves to be an action packed adventure
A Buck For All Seasons
What was supposed to be a one-time deer hunt in the Nebraska Sandhills turned into a years-long campaign that finally ended last December, with the whitetail of a lifetime
So You Want To Kill A World-Record Whitetail?
Are you ready for the sudden fame, social-media backlash, and crazed animal-rights crowd? Stephen Tucker says it’s all totally worth it. Here’s how the Tennessee farmer’s life changed after tagging the largest hunter-killed whitetail buck ever
Ghosts Of Africa
FOR HIS FINAL SAFARI, THE AUTHOR STALKED AN ANIMAL HE HAS LONG BEEN FASCINATED BY: THE CAPE BUFFALO
New research on coyote home ranges could give hunters the upper hand in predator management
Late summer is the best time to target trophy smallmouth bass with big bugs on the surface
Those Baby Blues
Schools of little killers are invading your bay. Are you ready to fight back?
Turn your fly-tying station into an assembly line with these pro tricks.
Trout Fishing Tips From An Expert
When trout are feeding happily, you can catch a few or a boatload. Here's how to have an epic day
Blade Of Glory
The razor edge and trademark swirls of a Damascus-steel knife tell a timeless tale of craftsmanship.
Searching For Silver
The author travels to Alaska’s famed Bristol Bay to land a tundra trophy.
Duck Season May Seem Like a Long Way Off, but It’s Not Too Early to Start Training and Conditioning Your Dog for That First Retrieve. These Drills Will Get Your Hunting Partner Into Great Shape and Also Get You Two Outside Having Fun.
DEKE ATTACK: Stake out a buck decoy in late October and get ready for a smashing good hunt
Here They Come
It’ll be a while before the geese migrate down South where the author lives. But right now, in their namesake land, the Canadas are everywhere
Be ready when the October uplands suddenly teem with timberdoodles
Shoot The Gap
New hybrid rifles walk the line between longrange hunters and competition paper punchers
A Man without A Knife is a man without A Life
How to Wield, sharpen, maintain, and survive by the outdoors-Man's ultimate tool.
Shave And A Hair Bug
They might look like works of art, but spun-hair flies are secret weapons in the fly boxes of many anglers, and they can bring some serious mojo to your bass, pike, and trout game.
My Life On The Edge
Six decades in the outdoors, told through the stories of four special blades
LESSONS AND STORIES FROM THE EXPERTS
Shoot To Recruit
Busting clays is a great way to develop new hunters. Here’s your lesson plan
The Total Outdoorsman - The One
Some days, if you’re lucky and if you listen closely, the trout will tell you exactly what they want.
One Wild Summer
FROM THE FIRST OF JUNE TO THE END OF AUGUST, YOUHAVE 92 DAYS TO FISH, HUNT, CAMP, AND HAVE THETIME OF YOUR LIFE. LET’S DO THIS
One Lasting Cast
Some trout strikes are textbook. Other times, you have to get a little creative (or lucky) with your presentation.
Weatherby’s 6.5/300 gives a classic bullet new long-range legs—and may be its best magnum ever.
Four Of A Kind
From callers to crawlers, the spring gobbler woods are full of characters.
What should’ve been a dream trip turned into a brutal reminder of just how tough fishing can be
Five Reasons You Missed That Dove
Another bird will fly by soon. Here’s how to fix your problems and knock the next one down
Read The Beans
How to hunt the soyfields when they’re hot
Food - Plot Rx Nocturnal Bucks
Get deer on a daylight feeding schedule