The Realblog with Stephanie Mallory

Stephanie Mallory is a mom, a hunter and Realtree’s PR Coordinator. She’s here to deliver an insider’s look at the outdoor business and give her opinion on all things outdoors—whether you asked for it or not.

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Realtree Wants Your Ugly Hunt Camp Photos

Ugly. Gross. Redneck. Trashy. Sketchy. Minimal. If your hunt camp can be described by any of these words, we want to see a photo! The more unsightly, the better in our opinion. Is your camp comprised of broken furniture, tarps, a dilapidated trailer, bus or mobile home? If so, send...


Watch Coral Snake Eat Copperhead

You've heard the saying, "Red touches yellow, kills a fellow; red touches black, friend of Jack." As you can see in the video above, that snake ain't no friend of Jack. Coral snakes typically keep to themselves, so seeing one is a rare occurrance. Seeing one eating another snake is...


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Your Old-Timey Hunting Photos

We all long for the good ol' days -- a simpler time when hunting land was more abundant and there were no video games or smart phones to steal away our focus and time. I think that's what is so appealing about these old-timey hunting images our Realtree.com readers submitted...


Yellowstone Grizzly Attacks 10-Year-Old Boy

A 10-year-old boy is recovering after being attacked by a grizzly in Yellowstone National Park. According to KRTV , an adult female grizzly bear with a cub injured the boy near Old Faithful on Thursday. In a press release, park rangers said no action will be taken against the bear...


Alligator Kills South Carolina Woman Trying to Protect Her Dog

A South Carolina woman lost her life on Monday while trying to protect her dog from an alligator attack. According to CBS News , the attack occurred around 9:30 a.m. at the Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island. Cassandra Cline, 45, of Hilton Head Island, was walking her dog...


First Responders Cut Dead Bear's Head Off to Free Man From Its Grasp

You've heard stories from bear-attack survivors before, but I bet you've never heard one like this. While walking his dogs, a New Mexico man was attacked by an aggressive black bear, which clamped its jaw around his leg. And, it stayed that way even after the man killed the bear...


Did You Know Spotted Skunks Do This?

Did you know that spotted skunks stand on their hands and dance around when they feel threatened? One spotted skunk was caught on camera displaying this behavior last week. According to the Smithsonian website , the spotted skunk has anal scent glands that can emit a foul-smelling spray just like...


Rabid Beaver Attacks Father and Daughter

A father and his daughter had planned to enjoy a nice day kayaking with their dog. But a rabid beaver turned that trip into a nightmare. According to CBS News , Dan Wherley and his 7-year-old daughter Layla were kayaking last Sunday when things took an ugly turn. A large...


Wanted: Your Old-Timey Hunting Photos

I’ve always loved this old black-and-white photo of my grandparents, Cecil and Ruby McClellan, even though I know very little about it. I don’t know who took this image, or when it was taken.


Drunk Florida Man Chases Convenience Store Customer with Alligator

Yep, you read that headline right. A Florida man is facing charges after chasing convenience store customers with an alligator, only he doesn't remember doing it. In the video footage Robby Stratton can be seen in the video walking into the Jacksonville store toward the counter with the gator while...


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Realtree Camo Lifestyle Products

If you live an outdoors lifestyle, then you know that camo looks great on just about anything. Sure, it serves an important purpose on hunting gear and apparel, but on lifestyle items, it makes a statement. Everyday items and apparel decked out in Realtree lets the world know that you're...


Family Has Playful Encounter with Wild Deer

An East Bank, Virginia, family's day outdoors took a wild turn when a friendly young buck decided to take part in the sunny-day activities. According to ABC 33/40 , the family has had deer visit their yard before, but "they never actually got close," Amy Dempsey of East Bank said...


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