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  • The Chronicles (Teaser): Alberta Bear Hunting with a Bow

    Are you a bear hunter? Haven't been but would love to chase black bears some day? Check out this teaser video for the latest episode from The Chronicles as they chase black bears with a bow from the ground. The full webisode will be released this Friday, June 30. And...

  • Watch Grizzly Cubs Ride Across River On Mom's Back

    Did you know grizzly bears did this? I didn't. Dave Roseman, general manager of GCI Agulowak Retreat lodge, recently encountered and filmed this remarkable scene while fishing for king salmon with a group on the Agulowak River in southwest Alaska near Bristol Bay. The video, which was originally posted on...

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Biologists Shoot Four Black Bears in an Effort to Kill One That Fatally Mauled Young Racer

Alaska state biologists believe they have killed the black bear responsible for fatally mauling a 16-year-old Anchorage runner who was participating in a mountain race on Sunday, June 18, 2017. The Anchorage Daily News reports biologists shot four bears from a helicopter in the area. They believe the fourth bear...


The Delisting of the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear

The Yellowstone grizzly bear has been protected for years. But according to a press release from the Outdoor Wire , the Department of the Interior (DOI) has announced the recovery of the species and that management of them will be turned over to the states once again. Mike Demick, information...


15 Jobs You Can Get in the Outdoor Industry

Millions of people across the country love the outdoors. Whether it’s hunting, fishing, hiking, etc., the great outdoors is loved by many. And chances are a good portion of those people would love to work in the outdoor industry. I’ve worked as an outdoor writer, editor, photographer, video producer, worked...


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...


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7 Pieces of Archery Gear That Will Improve Your Accuracy

Bowhunting is a growing sport. Men, women and kids are flocking to the archery scene. And for good reason, too. It’s fun. It’s educational. And it’s a way to put some healthy meat on the table. My question — who wouldn’t want to do that? And for those of you...


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10 Ways to Increase Your Effective Kill Range

As bowhunters , we’re constantly working to hone our craft. And when we aren’t, we should be. It’s easy to let it slide. Busy lives often make archers who practice an endangered species. Nonetheless, it’s important we try to get better. Other people might not have that problem. Maybe they...


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...


Watch Hungry Bear Try to Break Into Home

After getting a delicious whiff of freshly baked brownies, one black bear decided it was going to do whatever it could to get a bite -- even if that required breaking down a door. An elderly Connecticut woman fled to her neighbor's home after a big bear began pushing against...


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7 Great Camo Patterns for Deer Hunting This Season

It’s that time of year again. We’re going through withdrawals because, for most, turkey season is practically over for another year and deer season is still four or five months away. Hunters are looking at gear. Buying it when their spouses will let them. ( Check out these awesome deals...


Controversy Surrounds Reason Wildlife Sanctuary Killed All of Its Animals

A Colorado wildlife sanctuary recently euthanized all of its animals and claimed it was forced to do so by the government, but many folks claim this isn't true. According to Fox News , owners of the Lion's Gate Sanctuary say they had to humanely euthanize three tigers, three lions and...


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5 Ways Your Hunting Property Can Pay for Itself

Owning land to hunt on. It’s the American hunter's dream. And sadly, it’s common belief that dream is out of reach. It isn’t. It can be achieved. And with the help of our good friends from Whitetail Properties , we’re here to tell you how and why.


Hunting Huge Canadian Black Bears

Wally Mack said it would rain, and it did. By late afternoon a ceiling of low clouds had blotted out the sun and a mist rode the breeze through the poplars like a creeping fog. As the Canadian evening waned the wind picked up, and then came in uneven breaths...


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