You might be deadly with your long range rifle at 1,000 yards, but can you spot, engage, and hit your game in a vital spot out to 300 yards, even 400 yards without a bipod, rangefinder, anemometer, turret dials, or ballistic reticle? Branded Rock Canyon shooter training can show … [Read more...] about Branded Rock Canyon Shooter Training
Finding needles in haystacks (or mule deer under shady ledges) gets a lot easier with the Leupold BX-5 15x56 Santiam HD binocular in front of your face. Full disclosure here: I’ve never been fond of high magnification binoculars for general purpose hunting for three reasons: … [Read more...] about Leupold BX-5 15×56 Binocular Review
Regular readers may have noticed that I often harp on the theme of sustainable hunting. That’s because sustainable use of wildlife is the only way to save it from extinction -- because it's Nature's way. Allow me to repeat that for emphasis. The sustainable hunting of wildlife … [Read more...] about Sustainable Hunting — Only Hope for Wildlife
The young deer hunter shot often, but he didn’t shoot quickly. That made it a productive day for his ammo manufacturer and a great day for the mule deer he was trying to hit. The hunter sent eight — count ‘em, 8! — 300 Weatherby Magnum loads downrange, hitting nothing but dirt. … [Read more...] about Eight Tips: Shoot Quickly to Score
Don’t tell your friends what I’m about to tell you because they’ll just be jealous, but… you probably own the world’s deadliest deer rifle. What I mean by this is that your current deer rifle, if it is legal in the jurisdictions where you hunt, is potentially perfect for … [Read more...] about World’s Deadliest Deer Rifle
Stay in the riflescope? Jake, a viewer of our You Tube video on the Legendary Arms Works 6.5 Creedmoor, asked this: "Why oh why do, like, 95% of all shooters take their eyes off the scope when re-chambering a round?" "Stay in the Riflescope" Answer Good question, Jake. … [Read more...] about “Stay in the Riflescope” to Shoot Better
Mossberg 375 Ruger is affordable, accurate. So what is a Mossberg 375 Ruger and how do it’s ballistics compare with that famous 375 H&H Magnum? Pretty darn well. American’s have always had access to budget priced hunting rifles, but rarely big bore, dangerous game, … [Read more...] about Affordable Mossberg 375 Ruger!
This is a topic “gun writers” are never supposed to broach. Standard operating procedure is to warn big game hunters against ever shooting frangible (thinly jacketed, soft lead, easily broken) varmint bullets at big game. Just say no! Except they work. Dramatically. … [Read more...] about Frangible Varmint Bullets for Big Game