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Getting Started: A Guide for the Novice Bowhunter

Getting Started: A Guide for the Novice Bowhunter
Bowhunting is among the most rewarding forms of hunting and one of the most popular. According to Statista, 4.6 million Americans (aged six years and…
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10 Great Pet-Friendly Campsites in the U.S.

10 Great Pet-Friendly Campsites in the U.S.
Can’t bear the thought of leaving your furry friend behind while you set off for adventure? Bring them along for the ride and make memories…
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Cast a Line: 10 Awesome Bait & Tackle Shops in the U.S.

Cast a Line: 10 Awesome Bait & Tackle Shops in the U.S.
One of the keys to success in fishing is the gear. Starting out with the right rod and proper bait are the first steps, which makes local bait and…
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Summer Trekking – 10 of the Most Scenic Hikes in America

Summer Trekking – 10 of the Most Scenic Hikes in America
On a slow weekend this summer, skip lazily lounging by the pool with the crowds. Instead, hit the trails. All across America, hikers of varying skill…
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Everything You Need to Know About SUP Yoga

Everything You Need to Know About SUP Yoga
There's nothing like finding your inner Zen in the middle of the water. Stand-up paddleboard (SUP) yoga has taken over communities from California to…
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Sharpen Your Shot: 10 Must-Experience Shooting Ranges in the U.S.

Sharpen Your Shot: 10 Must-Experience Shooting Ranges in the U.S.
Even the most talented marksman needs to practice their shot. You might have a nice backyard setup on your property or a local range you frequent,…
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10 Must-Visit ATV Parks for a Perfect Weekend Getaway

10 Must-Visit ATV Parks for a Perfect Weekend Getaway
Miles upon miles of forested trails and mud, rock crawling through rugged terrain—get your dose of adrenaline from one of America's many…
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5 Prime Summer Bird Hunting Destinations and Where to Stay

5 Prime Summer Bird Hunting Destinations and Where to Stay
Although most bird hunting seasons in the United States occur in the fall and winter months, you can still find some fowling opportunities during the…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Michigan

5 Great Hiking Trails in Michigan
Michigan is a state packed full to the brim with natural beauty, from the bottom of the mitten to the northernmost peak of the Upper Peninsula.…
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5 Awesome Campgrounds for Families in Michigan

5 Awesome Campgrounds for Families in Michigan
With longer, warmer days comes thoughts of family camping trips. Packing up the kids for a weekend and heading out into nature makes for a memorable…
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10 Best Archery Outfitters in Michigan

10 Best Archery Outfitters in Michigan
Archery is a serious practice in Michigan. Whether it’s bow hunting or simply target practice, Michigan folk have a passion for the sport. But…
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10 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Michigan

10 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Michigan
In a state so full of lakes and rivers as Michigan is, it's no surprise that fishing is a very big deal. From salmon to trout to the good old…
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5 Best Dirt Motorcycle Trails in Michigan

5 Best Dirt Motorcycle Trails in Michigan
Michigan’s dirt biking scene is world-class. From the state’s pristine trails to its muddy wide-open spaces, the acreage for dirt biking…
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Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love
Proper footwear is one of the many keys to a successful hike. Here are six boots that will coddle your heel and arches while performing admirably on…
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5 Awesome DIY Hunts You Can Take This Year

5 Awesome DIY Hunts You Can Take This Year
Is there a greater gift—or a more appealing challenge—for an American hunter than chasing game across public land, using only your…
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ATVs—Here’s How to Find The Best Riding Trails

ATVs—Here’s How to Find The Best Riding Trails
“Where can I ride my new ATV?” That’s the number one question fielded by the nation’s powersports dealers and approximately…
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How to Choose Your First Handgun—Step Outside

How to Choose Your First Handgun—Step Outside
The term “handgun” covers a lot of ground, from easy-to-conceal pocket pistols to specialty single-shots designed for hunting big game.…
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How to Charge Your Gadgets While Camping and Hiking

How to Charge Your Gadgets While Camping and Hiking
There once was a time when carrying electronic devices with us into the great outdoors was pretty much unthinkable. Fragile and expensive, such…
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10 Best Hiking Tours in America

10 Best Hiking Tours in America
Picture it: Your backpack is loaded with everything you need for a few hours or a few days in the great outdoors. There’s nothing standing…
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10 Best Kayaking Tours in the U.S.

10 Best Kayaking Tours in the U.S.
Kayaking tours bring you closer to some of nature's most amazing wonders—sights you wouldn't otherwise be able to experience from land. From…
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10 Best Jeep Tours in America

10 Best Jeep Tours in America
If you're a thrill seeker, a Jeep tour is a must experience. Jeep tours give you the opportunity to head off road and soak up sights ranging from the…
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10 Best Guided Hunting Experiences in the U.S.

10 Best Guided Hunting Experiences in the U.S.
If you're interested in sharpening your hunting skills, guided experiences present the ideal environment for developing them. Led by experts in the…
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10 Best Fishing Charters in the U.S.

10 Best Fishing Charters in the U.S.
Don't leave the water empty-handed. Chartered fishing trips across America provide both novice and expert fisherman with the tools needed to reel in…
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10 Best Archery Outfitters in America

10 Best Archery Outfitters in America
What makes a good archer or bowhunter? The right equipment and time spent devoted to perfecting your shot. It takes a combination of skill, speed,…
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10 Best KOAs in the U.S.

10 Best KOAs in the U.S.
Kampgrounds of America, or better known as simply KOA, have been the go-to choice for family camping trips for decades. No matter where you travel,…
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10 Best Gun Shows in America

10 Best Gun Shows in America
Whether you’re looking for your first gun or want to grow your collection, there’s only one way to find the best: Head to your nearest…
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4 Amazing Try-Before-You-Buy Jeep Adventures

4 Amazing Try-Before-You-Buy Jeep Adventures
If you’re thinking about buying your first 4x4, the cost of buying a truck or SUV, and the investment in parts to make the rig truly trail…
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5 Ways To Get Healthy By Shooting A Bow

5 Ways To Get Healthy By Shooting A Bow
Archery as a stand-alone act is simple. Simply draw the string back to your face and let go. Watch your arrow travel downrange and, hopefully, hit…
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How To Tap Local Fishing Communities For The Best Angling

How To Tap Local Fishing Communities For The Best Angling
There are a lot of fishing opportunities out there that may seem exotic or hard to come by at first. Dig a little deeper, though, and you’ll…
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5 Sneaky Ways To Fool Pressured Gobblers

5 Sneaky Ways To Fool Pressured Gobblers
Most turkey hunters will openly admit that every male turkey they encounter in spring is different. Just as no two hunts are the same, no two…
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Super-Clean Your Guns The Easy Way

Super-Clean Your Guns The Easy Way
There is an old saying in the gun world, “Firearms have only two enemies – Rust and Politicians.” Be kind to your guns and they…
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10 (Modern) Essentials Every Hiker Should Carry

10 (Modern) Essentials Every Hiker Should Carry
When the third edition of the classic book Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills was released back in 1974, it quickly became a must-read for any…
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Skier’s Guide To The Best Last-Minute Spring Vacations

Skier’s Guide To The Best Last-Minute Spring Vacations
April typically marks the end of the North American ski season, but this year, a record-level snow pack throughout the West will ensure we are all…
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How to Pick the Perfect Campsite

How to Pick the Perfect Campsite
Choosing the right campsite for our backcountry excursions can be surprisingly more challenging that you might think. Sure, it’s nice to…
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Archery Gear—10 Best New Products of the Year

Archery Gear—10 Best New Products of the Year
In January, I spent three days cruising the aisles of the annual Archery Trade Association Show, which was held in Louisville, Kentucky. The ATA Show…
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Turkey Hunting—How to Get Started The Easy Way

Turkey Hunting—How to Get Started The Easy Way
Wild turkeys can be alternately the easiest and most available game animals to hunt and also the most elusive and diabolically maddening. They live…
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10 Awesome Vacations Your Fishing Family Will Love

10 Awesome Vacations Your Fishing Family Will Love
Fishing with the family is always funs, but  not everybody who lives under your roof may like to fish 24/7. And if you have teens, they might…
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Camping—5 Amazing Destinations To Try Right Now

Camping—5 Amazing Destinations To Try Right Now
Now that spring is in the air and warmer temperatures are nearly upon us, it’s time to start thinking about that first camping excursion of the…
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Hiking—The 10 Best New Pieces of Gear for Spring Treks

Hiking—The 10 Best New Pieces of Gear for Spring Treks
Spring is finally here, which means sunshine and warmer temperatures aren’t far behind. But before you hit the trail for your first hike,…
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Handgun Shooting—4 Ways to Quickly Improve Your Skills

Handgun Shooting—4 Ways to Quickly Improve Your Skills
If you are a new handgun owner, it’s important that you seek some training in the basics of shooting. Learning the rules of gun safety is also…
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31 Quick & Easy Trail Tips For First-Time Four-Wheelers

31 Quick & Easy Trail Tips For First-Time Four-Wheelers
If you just bought your first 4x4, congratulations! But if you’re new to the world of four-wheeling, the notion of putting that brand-new truck…
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8 Amazing Off-Slope Activities You Need To Try

8 Amazing Off-Slope Activities You Need To Try
Even if you don’t ski or snowboard—or you just don’t want to ride chairlifts every day of your mountain…
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9 Best Ski Destinations for Families in Michigan

9 Best Ski Destinations for Families in Michigan
It’s just about that time of year: Family ski vacation time. As the temperatures begin to drop and the ski areas prepare their slopes,…
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WATCH: Skier’s helmet cam captures terrifying avalanche

WATCH: Skier’s helmet cam captures terrifying avalanche
  While skiing Guardsman Pass in Park City, Utah last week, a man saw his life flash before his eyes. Wearing a helmet camera, the skier…
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Motorcycles—How To Get Started On Two Wheels

Motorcycles—How To Get Started On Two Wheels
Motorcycle riding offers lots of ways for outdoor enthusiasts to get into the sport—even if you’ve never ridden before. And though…
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How To Raise Your Kids To Be Expert Skiers

How To Raise Your Kids To Be Expert Skiers
When I take my three kids skiing, everyone carries their own gear, puts on their own boots and helmets, and gets themselves easily out onto the…
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Predator Hunting—How To Get Started The Easy Way

Predator Hunting—How To Get Started The Easy Way
It’s February, and the first turkey seasons are still weeks away. If you don’t have frozen water where you live, then you can’t…
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How To Hike Safely In Spring—5 Easy Tips

How To Hike Safely In Spring—5 Easy Tips
After a long winter, you’re no doubt itching to get back on your favorite trails, and inspired to explore new ones. But are you spring hiking…
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How To Tap Into The Pre-Spawn Bass Bonanza

How To Tap Into The Pre-Spawn Bass Bonanza
Catching bass is never an easy proposition. As winter gradually morphs into early spring, however, it becomes less of a challenge. Dynamic changes…
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Youth Trap—How to Join In the Fun Right Now

Youth Trap—How to Join In the Fun Right Now
In the world we live in today with guns socially demonized and most schools being gun-free zones with zero tolerance, who would have imagined that in…
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