Posts tagged tips
Proper Rifle Support

I’m always looking for things that make shooting easier and more fun. And, I want those items to transfer from the range to the field with ease. Practicing for the best shot possible should occur with every pull of the trigger. This is not limited to your rifle or your cartridge, but also in your optics and your rest

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5 Basic Mistakes For New Hunters to Avoid

Any hunter is going to make mistakes regardless of the experience level. Even the most skilled hunters sometimes come across unfamiliar situations, in which the risk of making a mistake can be really high.

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September Fly of the Month - Tools, Tips and Tricks

So let's start with the most basic and probably most important knot, the half hitch. Make this knot your best friend! If you're a beginner, use it every time you tie in and off of a material. This way if you break or accidently cut your thread you can go back to your last step and start from there and not the whole fly. And it's super simple.

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Spring Turkey Season: Tips for Before, During and after the Hunt

It’s officially spring. Everything is coming to life again. The days are getting longer. And it means it’s turkey season…the most exciting time of the year! Hunters across the country are getting prepped to get back out into the woods after a couple months of downtown, decked out in camo and ready to bag a big ol’ tom.

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Turkey Hunting; Gear List and Tips

Turkey hunting is so fun, and its delicious too. I have always hunted big game, but I found turkey hunting was really fun, not to mention its usually warmer, and a good way to add another hunt to your year.  A few things I have learned is that no two hunts are exactly the same. Turkeys have nowhere to go and all day to get there, and just when you think you have them figured out, you don’t. 

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Archery for Beginners: Tips to Help You Make the Best Shot

For beginners, archery can be a bit overwhelming. There are a lot of choices when selecting equipment, getting your bow sighted in can be frustrating and you have to accept that every shot won’t be perfect. But still, archery has so many benefits and once you get set up and start practicing, you’ll likely be among the millions that fall in love with it!

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No Tom Foolery....Preparing for a Gobbler

As I stumble across turkey tracks during my predator hunt, I am reminded that it is time to put in my spring turkey application for my preferred zone here in Michigan. While I come down emotionally from an unsuccessful deer season, I realize with anticipation that springtime is not far away.

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RCG Tips and Tricks- Basics on Tanning Hides

Have you ever harvested a fuzzy coyote or a beautiful bobcat and thought "Now if only I could save the fur?" Well, fur-on tanning is not that hard, but it is time consuming and uses some elbow grease! I'm not going to give instructions, but some helpful tips that I have learned through experience.

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Happiness is a Hike in the Woods

Hiking is more than just a stroll down a trail to get a little outside time after a day—or week—in the office. Hiking is an excellent way to get a workout, clear your mind and find peace and quiet. Luckily, hiking is an activity that you can usually participate in regardless of age, skill level or fitness level.

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