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Watch: Deer Crashes Through School Bus Window, Lands on Sleeping Student

A Virginia high school student asleep on his school bus got quite the surprise when a deer crashed through the front windshield and landed on the teenager’s back. According to USA Today , the bus was on its way to Powhatan High School when the crazy incident was captured on...


How to Plan an RV Hunting Trip

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, hunting license sales skyrocketed across the country in 2020 as folks turned to the fields and forests to enjoy outdoor recreation away from large crowds. Hunting is a great option for entertainment and low-risk for COVID-19. But if your hunting destination is a long distance...


Popper-Style Whole Wild Turkey Breast

Bacon-wrapped wild game meat gets a bum rap from many wild game lovers these days. They sometimes claim the bacon is a crutch, that it overpowers the flavor of the wild game. Here’s the thing: Bacon tastes pretty good. And it helps keep wild game from drying out on the...


3 Ways to Make a Gobbler Do What You Want

Turkeys don’t always do what we want. That’s the challenge — and yes, the fun of it. Don’t be afraid to mix up your approach if that bird isn’t buying what you’re selling. 1. You Want the Gobbler to Fly Down Last dusk’s roosted longbeard — the one you excitedly...


The Toughest Turkey Hunting States

Defining a tough turkey hunt is tricky. Some hunters expect to easily fill tags on cooperative birds. Others measure a quality hunt by the standard of unpressured, gobbling turkeys in pretty places. Two old-school measures of toughness include shut-mouthed or henned-up strutters. Still, certain states are especially tough due to...


Watch: Mama Bear Struggles to Get 4 Tiny Cubs Across Connecticut Road

Every parent of multiple young children can relate to this mama bear trying to get her four cubs across a Connecticut road safely. The video footage shows traffic at a standstill as a black bear crosses back and forth several times until all four cubs have made it to the...


Catch Fishing Gear and More at the Realtree Store

Spring has arrived and anglers across the country are hitting the water in search of everything from bass and bluegills to flounder and redfish. To celebrate, Realtree is hosting a Realtree Fishing Giveaway . Those who enter have a chance to win a $500 or $250 gift card toward the...


Venison Kielbasa and Rice Cajun Skillet

If you make your own venison kielbasa , you will quickly discover how handy it is for easy recipes on the go. One of our favorites is this one-skillet dish chock-full of Cajun flavor. It makes an easy lunch or dinner meal the entire family will love. And you don’t...


Texas Retirement Community Residents Want Deer Trapping to Stop

Some residents in the Sun City retirement community in Georgetown, Texas, say they want the deer-trapping program that’s been in place for 17 years to stop. “The primary reason why we relocated here was because of the wildlife and the natural beauty,” Sun City resident Laurel Mulvey told KXAN ...


5 Best States for Pig Hunting

Feral hogs are one of the country’s great ecological disasters. Few pests are more difficult to control, or more immediately detrimental to native ecosystems. In fact, some biologists consider hogs to be the most destructive invasive species on the planet. Though their spread across the United States has been slowed...


How Many Ducks Can You Keep in Your Freezer?

Of all the waterfowling misconceptions perpetuated by social media and barstool banter, confusion about possession limits might be the most perplexing. Online questions about how many ducks or geese you can keep in your fridge or freezer often prompt wildly varying responses, such as: “Three times the daily limit plus...


Old-Fashioned Roasted Raccoon

If you are a turkey hunter, you are probably aware that nest predation is one of the main reasons for reduced poult production. Increased raccoon populations in many areas, mostly due to decreased hunting and trapping pressure amid low fur prices, are one of the big culprits when it comes...


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