Squirrel

  • New Squirrel Hunting Call from Flextone

    The new Flextone Ol’ Bushytail 4-N-1 Squirrel Call’s easy barks, whines and chatter gets squirrels talking. Old school squirrel hunters honed their skills through stealth and observation. They walked the woods slowly and patiently – watching for sign and listening for the squirrels that were there, but wouldn’t always show...

  • Realtree Video: How to Hunt Squirrels in the Spring

    Squirrel hunting is full of tradition. Depending on where you live, seasons might be offered in spring, summer, fall or winter, depending. Some tips follow: 1. Some states like Kentucky offer springtime squirrel seasons. As always, check your wildlife regulations. 2. Move slowly along wooded game trails, two hours after...

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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...


Realtree Video on How to Clean Squirrels

Want an opportunity at a deer or turkey ? Chances are you're going to have to put in some time. And that's cool. That's okay. But squirrel hunting often involves more action than whitetails and wild turkeys. That's great for kids, both as a teaching tool and pure hunting pleasure...


5 Reasons Squirrel Hunting Is So Popular

It's no surprise squirrel hunting is so popular. Here's why. 1. Squirrels are Everywhere From Maine to Mississippi, Kentucky to California, squirrels can be found. Such an abundance of small-game opportunities yields plenty of seasonal hunting opportunities. Depending on where you live, some locations have late spring, summer, early fall,...


Small Game Hunting with Muzzleloaders

Is a .32-caliber black powder rifle in your squirrel hunting future?


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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...


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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.


Barbecued Smoked Squirrel Sandwiches

Looking for something different to do with your squirrel meat? While fried always seems to be everyone's favorite way of cooking and eating squirrel, their nutty flavor works well with hickory smoke. Trouble is, squirrels are tough. Tossing anything other than a very young squirrel on the grill or smoker...


Pet Squirrel Attacks Home Intruder

Who needs a guard dog when you can have a guard squirrel? Joey the pet squirrel is being called a hero after attacking a teen who burglarized his owner's home and attempted to break into a gun safe. When police caught the suspect, he had scratches on his hand. He...


Creamy Squirrel Gravy Over Fried Grit Cakes

Fried squirrel and gravy has always made a great combination. This recipe combines the two into a meaty, creamy gravy. Instead of biscuits, the gravy gets poured over fried grits cakes. The cakes are easy to make and the crispy outer coating and creamy center make the perfect base for...


Squirrel Country Captain

A recent piece in Garden & Gun Magazine about the Savannah, Georgia, classic dish, Country Captain, inspired me to experiment. The original dish uses chicken with a blend of Southern ingredients, but adds a twist with curry powder, nuts, and raisins. The story behind the dish is that the trading...


5 Great Squirrel Hunting Rifles

Once the colorful leaves have fallen, the trees, and much of the forest, suddenly take on a dull gray winter appearance. Squirrels that were up in trees gnawing on nuts and pine cones must now come down and dig among the leaves for acorns and other mast. Now is a...


Squirrel Hunting Gear Tips

This fall, I’ll be squirrel hunting. Something else that’s guaranteed is the bag I’ll have slung over my shoulder. For as long as I can remember, my father, Mick, as dedicated a squirrel chaser as ever walked the Earth, carried with him into the autumn woods a light green military...


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