What to Look for in Hunting Apparel 

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Hunting might be one of the most rugged outdoor activities, but those of us who spend lots of time in the field know the importance of staying as comfortable as possible. Weather conditions vary greatly for hunters and having the right gear can be the difference between the hunt of a lifetime and a miserable time in the wilderness.  Staying …

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OnX Hunt App review and tips

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To get the best results from public land hunting you have to be mobile. I say this assuming that you cannot bait deer and cannot use game cameras. Not having a resource to track deer or bring them in can be a challenge so how do you overcome it? What is OnX Hunt OnX is a gps mapping app for …

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Eating wild hogs: the dangers and benefits

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Wild hogs are also known as feral swine. They measure 5 to 6 feet long and adult hogs can weigh more than 200 pounds. Wild hogs are found in more than 35 states with a population of more than 4 million. They usually travel in relatively small family groups or alone. These animals are difficult to control as they always …

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How to get started in Hunting

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The first step to begin hunting The very first step to begin any type of hunting is to take a hunter’s safety course. This course is a requirement before you can buy a hunting license. It is also very informative and a great introduction to the sport. This course has 2 main portions. A classroom setting is where you will …