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Hunting How-To

Learn to deal with the pressures of public-land hunting instead of allowing them to cause a poor season.No Excuses: Avoid These 8 Cop-Outs That Can Ruin Deer Season

No Excuses: Avoid These 8 Cop-Outs That Can Ruin Deer Season

Learn to deal with the pressures of public-land hunting instead of allowing them to cause a

Tony J. Peterson

When it comes to public-land whitetails, hunters who remain on the go often hit pay dirt.Stay Mobile for Season-Long Deer Success

Stay Mobile for Season-Long Deer Success

When it comes to public-land whitetails, hunters who remain on the go often hit pay dirt.

Jace Bauserman

Summer is the time to plant food sources on your food plot that'll attract late-season, post-rut deer.Summer Plotting for Fall Deer-Hunting Success

Summer Plotting for Fall Deer-Hunting Success

Summer is the time to plant food sources on your food plot that'll attract late-season,

Mark Kayser

Anyone can get into knife-building by starting with a do-it-yourself kit.DIY: Build a Custom Fillet Knife in 8 Steps

DIY: Build a Custom Fillet Knife in 8 Steps

Anyone can get into knife-building by starting with a do-it-yourself kit.

Bryce M. Towsley

Long story short: Is reaching out, way out, with a rifle leading to a decline in hunting skills?There's More to Long-Range Hunting Than Shooting Skills

There's More to Long-Range Hunting Than Shooting Skills

Long story short: Is reaching out, way out, with a rifle leading to a decline in hunting

Richard Mann

Nothing is more important to the future of hunting than mentoring a young hunter, and public land provides an ideal place to do it.Make Time to Pass on Your Hunting Passion to Generation Next

Make Time to Pass on Your Hunting Passion to Generation Next

Nothing is more important to the future of hunting than mentoring a young hunter, and public

Jace Bauserman

Fishing How-To

A fascinating look at why trout like the color purple, and why you should have some in your fly box.The Allure of Purple Dry-Fly Patterns for Trout

The Allure of Purple Dry-Fly Patterns for Trout

A fascinating look at why trout like the color purple, and why you should have some in your

Gary Lewis

Anyone can get into knife-building by starting with a do-it-yourself kit.DIY: Build a Custom Fillet Knife in 8 Steps

DIY: Build a Custom Fillet Knife in 8 Steps

Anyone can get into knife-building by starting with a do-it-yourself kit.

Bryce M. Towsley

Anyone can get into knife-building by starting with a do-it-yourself kit.DIY: Build a Custom Fillet Knife in 8 Steps

DIY: Build a Custom Fillet Knife in 8 Steps

Anyone can get into knife-building by starting with a do-it-yourself kit.

Bryce M. Towsley

Numbers of big Atlantic striped bass may be down, but recent explosion of schoolie stripers bolsters the fishery.Schoolies in Session for Coastal Stripers

Schoolies in Session for Coastal Stripers

Numbers of big Atlantic striped bass may be down, but recent explosion of schoolie stripers

Capt. Tom Migdalski

Want to put panfish on the stringer all summer long? Use these tips and tricks to increase the fun.Panfish: Keep ‘Em Biting Until Deer Season

Panfish: Keep ‘Em Biting Until Deer Season

Want to put panfish on the stringer all summer long? Use these tips and tricks to increase the

Joseph Albanese

Going toe-to-fin can sometimes be the key to big catches on the flats. It is often the only way to catch them.Wade On In When Inshore Saltwater Fish Get Spooked

Wade On In When Inshore Saltwater Fish Get Spooked

Going toe-to-fin can sometimes be the key to big catches on the flats. It is often the only

Frank Sargeant

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

Conservation & Politics

Firearms and ammo manufacturers have been contributing to conservation via excise tax since 1937.NSSF: Gun Industry Eclipses $14B in Pittman-Robertson Tax Contributions

NSSF: Gun Industry Eclipses $14B in Pittman-Robertson Tax Contributions

Firearms and ammo manufacturers have been contributing to conservation via excise tax since

National Shooting Sports Foundation

National Shooting Sports Foundation credits Toomey (R-Pa.) 'for protecting ATF from special-interest gun control.'NSSF: A Word of Thanks to Sen. Toomey

NSSF: A Word of Thanks to Sen. Toomey

National Shooting Sports Foundation credits Toomey (R-Pa.) 'for protecting ATF from

National Shooting Sports Foundation

Catastrophic fires, poor grouse habitat, declining water quality … healthy trees cure all these ailments.Conservation Perspective: Healthy Forests for the Trees

Conservation Perspective: Healthy Forests for the Trees

Catastrophic fires, poor grouse habitat, declining water quality … healthy trees cure all

Andrew McKean

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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