Big Game Hunting

What’s the best shot placement on a big bull elk? How do you set up a bait site for black bears? Where’s the best place to bag a high-mountain muley? This is your stop for all things big-game.

  • 3 Kinds of Elk You Should Hunt

    Elk are where you find them, no matter where they reside. The elk hunter can also be faced with two entirely different habitat types in a single morning, such as dogging a bugling Southwestern bull across open mesa country one hour, dropping into impossibly-thick pinon/juniper thickets the next. In the...

  • Kill More Pronghorns by Guarding Scrapes

    I was in Africa when the concept hit me. I couldn’t help but notice African antelope constructed scrapes, pawed-out areas where droppings and scent were deposited. I knew I’d observed this phenomenon before on North America’s pronghorn prairies. It was to become my secret weapon, one few bowhunters even consider...

  • Group Targets Hunter Who Killed Pedals the Bear

    A Facebook group called Justice for Pedals the Bear says it already has more than 3,000 signatures on a petition calling for the hunting license of Pedals’ killer to be revoked. The upright-walking black bear is believed to have been shot by a hunter during the opening week of New...

  • Funny Video Montage Shows Police Chasing Bear Through Downtown Anchorage

    The Anchorage Police Department had some fun with the video footage they took of them chasing a black bear through the streets of downtown Anchorage last week. The music accompanying the video gives it an old cop-versus-robber feel. As you can see, the cops had quite the challenge trying to...