Can Hunting be a Job?

Can Hunting be a Job?

Do you think about hunting all day every day? Is your hunting rifle an extension of your right arm? Do you eat, sleep, and breathe the sport of hunting? If so, you might be wondering something along the lines of…can hunting be a job? How much do hunting jobs pay? What types of hunting jobs…

Types of Hunting Rifles

Types of Hunting Rifles

The hunting rifle is a piece of equipment that is pretty important to any hunter, both in the success of the hunt and the amount of enjoyment it provides. The best hunting rifles come in a variety of styles and sizes. The types of hunting rifles are determined by both the size of the ammunition…

Why do Hunters Wear Orange?

Why do Hunters Wear Orange?

Why do hunters wear orange…and not yellow or hot pink? Is there a scientific reason behind it, or is it just some outdated practice adopted centuries ago that stuck? And why do hunters wear camouflage: doesn’t that directly contradict wearing orange?! So, why do hunters wear orange (and camo)? Hunters wear blaze orange for safety…

Deer Hunting Essentials

Deer Hunting Essentials

So you’ve decided to go deer hunting, but you’re not sure what you need? This deer hunting essentials checklist will make your experience the best it can be: Clothing Flashlight Comfortable footwear Binoculars Hunter orange vest Sighted-in rifle for deer hunting Snacks/water Backpack Comfortable seating First aid/safety gear Hey you! Yeah, you! Don’t bounce, because…

Deer Hunting Tips

Deer Hunting Tips

If you’re new to hunting (or researching for a child or other person in your life), these must-know deer hunting tips will speed up the learning curve. Deer hunting tip #1: you DO NOT have to rush out and buy a deer hunting rifle. I recommend renting or borrowing for your first few hunts. Ok,…

Most Common Hunting Accidents

Most Common Hunting Accidents

Hunting accidents are rare. Why? Because the vast majority of hunters respect the sport and are very religious about preparation and focusing on the moment. That being said, an accident is an accident, and that includes hunting, too. You might be surprised that the most common hunting accidents rarely involve a hunting rifle… So, what…

Hunting Essentials

Hunting Essentials

You want to get out into the great outdoors and hunt. There are countless topics of conversation you can have with your hunting companions and friends, and the list is seemingly endless. Before long, you’ll be joined by more friends, new and old, begging you to take them hunting. If you’re a new hunter, you’ll…

Types of Hunting

Types of Hunting

One of the best ways to get out in the great outdoors is to go hunting. Whether you’re looking to be on the land with your family, or you’re looking for a new challenge, hunting is always a popular way to enjoy the perks that come with being a hunter. The best part? You don’t…

Hunting for Beginners

Hunting for Beginners

If you’re wondering how to start hunting yourself, or researching for your child or other person in your life, this is the only hunting for beginners checklist you need. Important step #1: do not rush out and buy a hunting rifle! Ok, I’ll get off the tree stand. 🙂 Here’s what else you need to…

Why is Hunting Important?

Why is Hunting Important?

Why is hunting important to you? Your community? Your country? All great questions that we answer below, but first, here’s more of what you can expect in this post. More and more, it seems like the person who yells the loudest or calls you the worst possible name when you don’t agree with them wins…