Buying Guide


Use This Rifle Caliber Chart to Pick the Right Ammo for Hunting

November 14, 2019
When I first started big game hunting, most serious hunters handloaded their own ammunition. This was because the quality of the factory-loaded ammunition that was available was not always of the…

Hunting Knife Buyer's Guide: What You Need to Know

September 16, 2019
When I was 12 years old, my grandmother gave me a beautiful fixed-blade hunting knife in a leather sheath that had belonged to my grandfather. I was just learning to hunt then, and that knife became…

A Guide to Choosing Baitcast Reels

June 26, 2019
Many anglers shy away from baitcast reels due to some common fears. Hearing the dreaded term "bird nest" evokes a reluctance to give these reels a fair shake. Misconceptions that they are "difficult…

Begin Kayaking With These 7 Must-Have Kayak Gear Essentials

April 2, 2019
Key Paddling Gear You'll Need to Go Kayaking Of course you need a kayak and a paddle. Your first few outings should probably be in a rented kayak. Perhaps you'll even decide to take lessons - formal…

A Guide to Choosing a Fishing Light Attractor

February 20, 2019
Night fishing can be an exhilarating experience. It's a fun activity full of mystery and expectation. When will something take the bait? What will it be? Will I overcome it, or will it overcome me?…

Beginner Turkey Hunting Gear Buying Guide

February 6, 2019
6 Hunting Gear Items You Will Need to Get Started in Turkey Hunting Like most any kind of outdoor pursuit, turkey hunting can be as simple or as complicated as you want to make it. If you’re just…

The X-Bolt Hell's Canyon Speed Rifle Sports Big-League Features (video)

December 6, 2018
In this article, I’ll be reviewing the Browning ***’s Canyon Speed Rifle - 300 Win Mag. I’d like to start by saying that my style is a tad different from what you might expect from most product…

Beginner's Guide to Compound Bows

June 6, 2018
Today's archery market consists of numerous compound bow manufacturers, making it difficult to know which bow is best for you. All compound bows, regardless of name and make, have similarities that…

Crappie Fishing Tips: How to Catch Crappie

May 4, 2018
Its strike is often so delicate, it may be hooked before you know it. Seldom will one weighing much over a pound be caught. It puts up an admirable tussle on light fishing tackle, but it's not really…

What's New in Turkey Hunting? These Nine Awesome Hunting Gear Items! (video)

February 9, 2018
At its foundation, spring turkey hunting isn’t a “high tech” pursuit. You do your scouting; you try to figure out the birds’ general patterns. You practice calling to get good enough to sound…

How to Build a Winter Kayaking Safety Kit (video)

January 18, 2018
Kayaking in the winter can be very enjoyable but it does present risky situations that you must be prepared for. Consider the unpredictability of the cold weather and how it presents many challenging…

Gift Buying Guide for the Car Campers on Your List

December 20, 2017
In America, there are far more weekend car campers who camp within a few feet of their vehicles than there are “adventure campers” who put camp on their backs and hike off into the wilderness -…