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.


 Editorial
  • 12 Mistakes Men Make When Hunting With Women

    Women are joining the hunting ranks at a faster rate than men. But, we ladies still encounter a few problems when it comes to learning the sport. The No.1 problem for women going afield is trying to find places to hunt. The No. 2 problem? You guessed it. It’s you...

  • 10 Mistakes Adults Make When Hunting with Kids

    I was looking forward to my first turkey hunt with my two young boys. I’d envisioned a quiet, peaceful morning in the blind while we waited for the birds to show up. I’d already talked with them extensively, and had explained what a privilege going hunting is. I felt sure...


 Blogs
  • Should Montana FWP Have Seized This Hunter's Elk?

    What should have been a dream hunt for a bull elk turned sour because of the timing in attaching a tag. Minnesotan Jim Latvala met his brother, Warren, a Montana resident, to elk hunt near the Shields River. It was their first hunt together, and Jim is 65. Jim Latvala...

  • Mixed Election Day Results for Hunters

    In what has been called a tsunami, results of national and local elections washed in last Tuesday and will likely change the landscape of several areas on the U.S. political map – particularly pertaining to decisions regarding wildlife management. In Michigan, opponents of wolf hunting cried victory as voters rejected...


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