Big black marlin reports keep coming: season 2014

We thought we had some relief from the weather yesterday and then a front came through which brought with it rain and some more wind and an ice cool breeze. But hopefully that is the end of the big blow now for a few days as the forecast has it coming down from today and […]

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Michigan Hunting Regulations Designed to Help Farmers

Farmers can hunt with firearms throughout the fall to help reduce the deer population in select counties, thanks to new Michigan hunting rules. People in five northern Michigan counties will be allowed to harvest antlerless deer with firearms this fall regardless of which state mandated season it is. The DNR has decided to make this …

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Matching Forage for Fall Smallmouth Bass

Here’s what fall smallmouth bass are looking for. Outside of pre-spawn and the spawn, fall can be one of the best times to catch big smallmouth bass. Here is some things to think about while trying to fool smallmouth during autumn. Local Forage Species An angler needs to have a good understanding of what forage …

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Establish a Post Shot Routine to Recover More Game [VIDEO]

What you do after the shot is sometimes as important as the shot itself. Establishing a post shot routine can be the difference between a quick recovery and leaving a wounded animal in the woods. Emotions are running high and adrenaline is pumping immediately after shooting an animal, but hunters should do their best to …

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How to Really Use Your Binoculars

Know how to really use your binoculars may not seem like a very difficult thing to do but the fact is most hunters don’t. I was sneaking along a dense canyon bottom filled with Douglas fir sprouting up and shielding bedded elk from my view. I stepped slowly and silently once every minute. I could …

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Whitetail Deer Calling 101

Don’t let that buck of a lifetime walk by out of range. Use these deer calling tips to bring him in. Listen up kids. Class is in session. This is the time of year whitetail hunters dream about. The breeding season is about to kick off and their is no better time to employ some …

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Spear Hunting Hogs: A Guide for the Uninitiated

Spear hunting hogs is an exhilarating, sometimes dangerous, but effective way to hunt this invasive species. Feral hogs are spreading throughout the U.S. and are creating perfect opportunities to collect a hog for your barbecue. Spear hunting hogs can be a good way to challenge and refine your hunting skills. It is most productive to use dogs …

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Katie Francis is Better Than You [VIDEO]

Phenom youth shooter Katie Francis is better than you. Ever heard the phrase, “You shoot like a girl?” Well, this girl shoots better than you probably ever will. Katie Francis is quickly becoming a legend in shooting competitions. No matter how good you think you are, she’s probably better than you, and certainly better than you …

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Mulled Cider Moonshine Recipe

What better way take off the autumn chill than with a steaming mug of mulled cider moonshine? Where apple pie moonshine is sweet, mulled cider moonshine is savory. A perfect blend of cider, citrus and spices, this seasonal drink is just as good with or without the rum. Reserve some of the steeped cider before …

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Buck Fight Caught on Trail Cam, with Impressive Sound [VIDEO]

Two young bucks fight to demonstrate their power and it’s all caught on video by a trail camera. One lucky hunter checked his trail camera to find two young bucks tussling. According to the hunter, this fight occurred directly in front of his deer stand. The sound is amazing as the antlers “click clack” together. …

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