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Hunting How-To

Modern loads and a new powder give two lever-action cartridges a boost in performance.Shooting: Classic Hunting Cartridge Revival

Shooting: Classic Hunting Cartridge Revival

Modern loads and a new powder give two lever-action cartridges a boost in performance.

Richard Mann

How one hunter got in shape for Idaho elk hunt can help you get fit for your hunting adventure.Start Getting 'Mountain Fit' Now for Fall Hunting

Start Getting 'Mountain Fit' Now for Fall Hunting

How one hunter got in shape for Idaho elk hunt can help you get fit for your hunting adventure.

Dustin Prievo

Here are some gear recommendations that will help you get steadier for big-game hunting.Find the Right Bipod or Tripod for Steady Shots in the Field

Find the Right Bipod or Tripod for Steady Shots in the Field

Here are some gear recommendations that will help you get steadier for big-game hunting.

Richard Mann

Red-dot sights can excel for fast shooting at short distances, but hunters should also consider their limitations.Shooting: The Pros and Cons of Red-Dot Optics

Shooting: The Pros and Cons of Red-Dot Optics

Red-dot sights can excel for fast shooting at short distances, but hunters should also

Richard Mann

No matter how bad the weather conditions get, turkeys are going to continue to do what they do each spring.5 Tips for Beating Windy Weather Gobblers This Spring

5 Tips for Beating Windy Weather Gobblers This Spring

No matter how bad the weather conditions get, turkeys are going to continue to do what they do

Lynn Burkhead

Using a turkey's tail fan will draw tough-to-find toms top-pin close. Here's how it works.Join the Spring Turkey Hunting Fan Club

Join the Spring Turkey Hunting Fan Club

Using a turkey's tail fan will draw tough-to-find toms top-pin close. Here's how it works.

Bob Robb

Fishing How-To

Tourney winner at Oneida Lake hooked up with lures, methods that are producing limits right now.Early Summer Tactics Used to Catch $4,500 Walleye

Early Summer Tactics Used to Catch $4,500 Walleye

Tourney winner at Oneida Lake hooked up with lures, methods that are producing limits right

Dustin Prievo

The flash and whir of spinner blades give them wide appeal, especially when the blade style fits best.Take a Spin with Spinners for Trout, Bass, Walleye & More

Take a Spin with Spinners for Trout, Bass, Walleye & More

The flash and whir of spinner blades give them wide appeal, especially when the blade style

Dr. Jason A. Halfen

Tiny lures can be 'go-to' weapons when fish are finicky. Plus, they're fun to fish.Throw Mini Lures to Catch Maxi Fish

Throw Mini Lures to Catch Maxi Fish

Tiny lures can be 'go-to' weapons when fish are finicky. Plus, they're fun to fish.

Frank Sargeant

Ultra-realistic twitchbaits can turn a mediocre bite into a feast on the saltwater flats.Get Twitchy with the Right Bait Choices for Inshore Fishing

Get Twitchy with the Right Bait Choices for Inshore Fishing

Ultra-realistic twitchbaits can turn a mediocre bite into a feast on the saltwater flats.

Frank Sargeant

Expand your catfish skills with these alternative fishing methods—brush hooks and tip-ups.There's More Than One Way to Hook a Cat

There's More Than One Way to Hook a Cat

Expand your catfish skills with these alternative fishing methods—brush hooks and tip-ups.

Alan Clemons

You have lots of options in a crankbait, but don't overlook the No. 1 important thing (video).Crash Course: How to Choose the Right Crankbait for Bass

Crash Course: How to Choose the Right Crankbait for Bass

You have lots of options in a crankbait, but don't overlook the No. 1 important thing (video).

Game & Fish Staff

Survival

How does one go about getting rid of chiggers and treating chigger bites? Your first line of defense is insect repellent with DEET to keep chiggers at bay. But when you do get a few chigger bites, use Chigarid to treat them. How to Treat Chigger Bites

How to Treat Chigger Bites

How does one go about getting rid of chiggers and treating chigger bites? Your first line of

Lynn Burkhead

An Idaho hunter is recovering from serious injuries he sustained in a black bear attack.Idaho Hunter Survives Black Bear Attack

Idaho Hunter Survives Black Bear Attack

An Idaho hunter is recovering from serious injuries he sustained in a black bear attack.

Game & Fish Online Staff

Learning the woodsmanship skills presented in this column not only is an insurance policy, but it's also a way of getting back in touch with nature.Must-Know Outdoor Skills: Become a Real Woodsman

Must-Know Outdoor Skills: Become a Real Woodsman

Learning the woodsmanship skills presented in this column not only is an insurance policy, but

Keith Sutton

For generations, survival skills were primarily the domain of outdoorsmen, who often learned themSurvival Camps Offer Preparedness Training

Survival Camps Offer Preparedness Training

For generations, survival skills were primarily the domain of outdoorsmen, who often learned

P. J. Perea



Non-hunters often ask me about skinning and field-dressing as if they are a sort of Purgatory. InThe Right Knife Matters: 7 Blades for the Outdoorsman

The Right Knife Matters: 7 Blades for the Outdoorsman

Non-hunters often ask me about skinning and field-dressing as if they are a sort of

Game & Fish Staff

 What would you do if you were in this situation? Would you be prepared to help your family escape,How to Survive a Major Flood

How to Survive a Major Flood

What would you do if you were in this situation? Would you be prepared to help your family

Peter B. Mathiesen

Records

P&Y's records director was beloved husband, father and bowhunting advocate.COVID-19 Claims Life of Pope & Young's Eli Randall

COVID-19 Claims Life of Pope & Young's Eli Randall

P&Y's records director was beloved husband, father and bowhunting advocate.

Lynn Burkhead

Mollusk-loving black carp are listed on the state's Prohibited Species List.112 Pounds! Missouri Angler Catches Invasive Species Nobody Likes

112 Pounds! Missouri Angler Catches Invasive Species Nobody Likes

Mollusk-loving black carp are listed on the state's Prohibited Species List.

Game & Fish Staff

The 57-pounder is the first flathead to break the state's minimum for a record.Shore Angler Sets Maryland Flathead Catfish Record

Shore Angler Sets Maryland Flathead Catfish Record

The 57-pounder is the first flathead to break the state's minimum for a record.

Game and Fish Staff

Bundle up and punch the clock; end-of-year monster bucks not uncommon.Whitetail Record Books Show Late Season Can Still Be Great

Whitetail Record Books Show Late Season Can Still Be Great

Bundle up and punch the clock; end-of-year monster bucks not uncommon.

Lynn Burkhead

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