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Practice bird hunting with the Champion WheelyBird 2.0 electric clay thrower

Practice bird hunting with the Champion WheelyBird 2.0 electric clay thrower

Duck opener is just a few weeks away, upland season follows close behind, and in some places early goose season has already begun. It’s time to break out the shotgun and get some practice in so you can be effective when the birds start flying. But thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic, trap clubs around the

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CZ 527 Varmint MTR: A deadly accurate long-range rifle

CZ 527 Varmint MTR: A deadly accurate long-range rifle

Hunting varmints like coyotes, jackrabbits, or prairie dogs doesn’t require anything special to succeed. Just about any rifle, in almost any caliber, can get the job done. But like any pastime, there’s playing and there’s excelling. CZ’s new 527 Varmint MTR—available in .223 Rem or 6.5 Grendel—elevates a shooter’s potential for dead-on accurate shots at

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Carry a big stick: The Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley in .454 Casull

Carry a big stick: The Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley in .454 Casull

Teddy Roosevelt once famously said, “Speak softly and carry a big stick.” He meant that to reflect his style of foreign policy, but that wisdom applies to hunters and outdoorsmen in the field, too. Especially when it comes to entering the habitat of critters that can hunt you as well as you can hunt them, it

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The tactical hunter: Turning the AR500 Veritas Plate Carrier into the ultimate chest rig

The tactical hunter: Turning the AR500 Veritas Plate Carrier into the ultimate chest rig

Turns out, body armor serves as a superb platform upon which to mount all your must-have hunting gear. When gearing up for a backcountry elk hunt, I ran into a problem: My pack’s cummerbund precluded access to my belt, where I’d normally keep a holster or knife scabbard. That left only my legs and chest

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FOXPRO HammerJack Review

FOXPRO HammerJack Review

The FOXPRO HammerJack is a mid-priced e-caller that has all the bells and whistles you’ll need at an attainable price. Editor’s note: We received no compensation from FOXPRO for this review. It is simply my go-to caller, which I purchased with my own money. There are so many e-callers on the market these days it

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