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
  • A Dangerous Alaskan Moose Hunt

    I'd been suckered back in — back to bowhunt moose in Southeast Alaska. I should’ve known better. I'd visited Southeast twice before. Some of the worst hunts of my life, though the second time I actually saw a couple bulls. I bowhunted somewhere else for moose before that, trudging through...

  • 5 Tips for Bowhunting Woodland Caribou

    Caribou are some of the most sought-after animals in North America. They provide fun times, an action-packed hunt, and are cheaper than most northern North American big game hunts. Of the caribou subspecies, the woodland might be your best option, though. Here are five tips and reasons why. 1. Patternable...


 Blogs
  • How to Bowhunt Elk When It's Hot and Dry

    Hunting in dry, hot weather can be tough. I've faced those conditions during 20-some years bowhunting New Mexico's Gila region to be sure; the corn-flake ground, each step an auditory assault. Idaho normally affords quieter footing, though thick brush that clutches and trips can turn this long-time denizen of open...

  • Irish Fishermen Net Massive Antlers from Extinct Elk

    If you appreciate a great set of antlers, check these bad boys out. Fishermen in Northern Ireland snagged a remarkable catch on Wednesday (Sept. 5), when they pulled in a massive Irish elk skull that's estimated to be more than 10,500 years old. The specimen measured approximately 6 feet (1.8...


 Galleries