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
  • 10 Backpack Hunting Basics for Western Big Game Hunting

    Dave drove all night to reach the trailhead. After a short nap in the front seat of his truck, at daybreak he strapped on his 70-pound pack and began the long 8-hour hike to reach his camp-out area. It would be in the high 70s later in the day, so...

  • Baiting Big Game

    Thousands of hunters across North America rely on baiting for deer , black bears and hogs as a perfectly legal hunting practice. Detractors are quick to call baiting a “lazy” style of hunting, but that's simply not true. Thing is, I’ve been a food-plotter since I was old enough to...


 Blogs
  • Elk Hunting: The Affordable Drop Camp Elk Hunt

    By: Patrick Meitin Maybe you've drawn an elk tag in a prime area, or just have big plans to bowhunt in an over-the-counter state such as Colorado or Idaho. You likely have a vague idea where you're headed, even where you'll hunt, but details still remain a touch vague. Your...

  • The New BaseKamp App for Big Game Hunters

    We’re living in the digital age. It came quickly and continues to expand beyond what many have ever dreamed. And there’s no doubt that a plethora of apps have come with it. Some of them are terrible. Some are simply garbage. But others are truly changing the way we hunt...


 Galleries