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Guide to Blackpowder Squirrel Hunting

If you're looking for a challenge and enjoy a white plume of blackpowder smoke, then you should try squirrel hunting with your muzzleloader. You probably won't fill the freezer, but you'll have guaranteed fun trying. And the familiarity you gain with your rifle will come in handy if you decide...


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Rabbit Hunting with a Recurve

The twig snapped under my boot and I froze. Motionless, I stood there until my quarry relaxed and began feeding once again on the tender clover. I crept closer, metering my steps in predatory tempo, inching forward until the animal was within range. My bow, made by a company that...


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Dove Hunting, the Perfect Family Sport

Friends, family and the outdoors, plus plenty of shooting and nice weather, make America's most popular game bird perfect for everyone.


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6 Reasons Why Kids Love Squirrel Hunting with Dogs

Tobby Oaks neared his tailgate, and the excited whine coming from the dog box on the other side reached a crescendo. We were gathering our gear as Oaks unclipped the latch, and a flash of gray fur burst through the dog box door and past us. Rocky and Miss Squall,...


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5 Reasons You Need to Hunt Winter Squirrels

Where states offer it, winter squirrel hunting is a nice way to unwind. It allows you to continue your year spent outdoors right into the next one. We came up with a handful of reasons you should consider it.


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More Realtree Camo Gifts for the Hunter in Your Family

Depending on where you call home this winter season, hunting apparel and gear might range from lightweight to heavyweight, utility gear to just plain cool. Check out these gifts for the hunter we pulled together.


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Public Land Grouse Hunt

Think great upland hunting on public land is a thing of the past? The images from this Montana hunt for sharptails may convince you otherwise.


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Pig Hunting in Texas Photo Gallery

Texas is fighting a war on wild pigs. In barely more than a generation, the direct descendants of domesticated pigs have spread to nearly every county in the state. Along the way, this has unleashed carnage on the landscape accounting for nearly half a billion dollars a year in crop...


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Quail Hunting Photo Gallery: Epic Alabama Black Belt Tour

A grand tour of four high-end Alabama hunting lodges and plantations in the state's fabled Black Belt region is something most bird hunters and dog handlers would truly enjoy. I surely did. A visit to southern bobwhite quail country includes wide-ranging, early release coveys and recently planted birds, plus both...


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21 Photos of South Dakota Pheasant Hunting

A South Dakota December with slate-gray skies and hints of sun. A handful of bird dog breeds working cover ahead of their handlers. Plenty of land to hunt. Good friends, food and fun. A drive to another state, a bus to the airport, two flights and another drive, this time...


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Photo Gallery: English Setter Puppy's Pheasant Hunting Season

Our bird dogs are with us from their puppy days and into their last years. We love them and live with them every step of the way. The midnight trips outside. And then again at daybreak. The chewed, prized possessions. The tiny squeakers from every other plush toy they disembowel...


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Top 5 States for Pheasant Hunting

Pheasant hunting, like that for wild turkeys and other upland game birds, relies on available habitat, game management strategies and annual brood-hatch success around the country. Check out our top five states for pheasant hunting this year based on available data. Go here for more Realtree small game hunting ...


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Your Hunting Dogs

When you love something, you want to show it off. That's why we asked you to submit a photo of your canine hunting companion so we could share it here on Realtree.com for all to see. Check out these photos of the pups doing what they love to do --...


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Celebrating a Win at the Gamo Squirrel Master Classic

I didn't play sports in high school, so I didn't know what it felt like to be on a winning team, but I do now. It feels good. As I type this, I'm admiring the 2015 Squirrel Master Classic championship trophy that's sitting prominently in the center of my fireplace...