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Milk River Magic!

Hunters Names: Michael Waddell w/cameraman Steve Finch Greg Miller w/cameraman Nick Mundt Matt Morett w/cameraman J.R. Edge Bill Jordan w/cameraman Mark Womack Game Hunting: Western Whitetail Where Hunting: Northwest Montana near the Milk River. Hunting Method: Bowhunting Phase of Season: Deer were not rutting at all, but the good thing...


A Gila Monster For Mike and Steve!

Hunter Name: Michael Waddell, Cameraman Steve Finch, Guide Travis “Oakie” Benes Game Hunting: Elk Where Hunting: Gila National Forest in New Mexico. WithUnited States Outfitters Contact: George Taulman, Box 4204, Taos, NM (Headquarters), NM 87571; Phone: 800-845-9929 Visit USO online at http://www.unitedstatesoutfitters.com Hunting Method: Michael Waddell was bowhunting with his...


The End Of The Hunt

“WAIT!” I whispered loudly. “What is it?” Matt responded. “Just wait a second and don't shoot yet,” I calmly said. I had said it before I thought, and it was out of reflex more than anything. I immediately regretted it and I had a very deep sinking feeling in my...


Looking Back At Monster Bucks

I‘ll never forget meeting Bill Jordan for the first time. It was August of 1989 when a mutual friend of ours, Wendell Hadden, whom Bill hunted with at the time, introduced us one balmy, late summer afternoon. Appropriately enough, we were gathered on a hardwood knoll overlooking a big kudzu...


Take One. Make One.

By: SCDNR Adult hunters and anglers mentoring in values, ethics, wildlife and land stewardship, citizenship, hunting and fishing activities will take a step to another level. Beginning in the summer of 2000 WESTVACO announced an adult mentor incentive program for individuals and hunting clubs who lease their property in support...


Dove Hunters Unite

Quail Unlimited is synonymous with upland bird hunting and habitat improvement. So when Quail Unlimited decided to launch the Dove Sportsman’s Society, Realtree knew this was a great chance to support a worthy cause — and get in on some classic dove hunting! “Dove on the field! Over your head!”...


Gem of the South!

The Pitman family came to Macon County, Alabama in 1983 to follow a dream of creating a facility that would host guests from all over the world in a beautiful, natural setting while incorporating the philosophy of respect for the land, the game and the guests. Over the course of...


Outfitting The Fridge

Every now and then, pop culture in America gets a permanent fixture. In the case of NFL Legend William “The Refrigerator" Perry, he’s more of an appliance than a fixture, but he seems permanent nonetheless. BORN TO PLAY HARD You really didn’t have to be a Chicago Bears fan to...


The Turkey Gunner's Handbook

How did the modern turkey gun evolve? How do I choose the right choke? How can I get better at range estimation? All these questions and more are answered here by a well-traveled turkey slayer. It's amazing how far gun technology has come in recent years. And it's also pretty...


The Life and Times of ’Heart Attack“: Part Two (An encore presentation)

I couldn't believe my eyes when I saw the copter go in to a steep banking dive. My heart went into that now familiar flutter as I gunned the Polaris six-wheeler into action, racing to the spot where I had seen the net gunner shoot the capture net at the...


The Life and Times of ’Heart Attack“ (An encore presentation of an incredible story)

As he glides across the South Texas sendero and turns that wide sweeping rack around to face Team Realtree’s cameraman, little does the giant buck know that this dramatic footage may endanger the health of many deer lovers throughout the country! Some bucks have a certain magic or quality to...


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