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What Makes a Shotgun into a Turkey Shotgun?

  The sun rises…the sound of the turkeys gobbling amongst themselves while hiding in the tall grass is like a melody in the hunter’s ear…The season will come upon one and all and the stress of the 9-to-5 and all other worries will subside, as the fun comes back into the outdoorsman’s (and woman’s) life. […]

Mother Nature’s Way of Proving the Earth’s Power

Natural habitats are destroyed by nature, even though scientists have pointed out that nature definitely offers signs that these eruptions are coming well in advance. When it comes to everything from tsunamis to landslides – cliffs, mountains, plant life, vegetation – everything is effected when Mother Nature decides to crumble. But is it just nature […]

Wood Duck – An Extremely Brave Species

  The multi-colored iridescent plumage, the red eyes, the white flash of color down the neck – these traits encompass the male Wood Duck. The white eye-ring, the white throat – this alerts one and all that the female has arrived. Those familiar calls of “geeeeee,” “do-weep do-weep,” and that call of alarm – “cr-r-ek, […]

GameSled Takes the ‘Drag’ Out of Hunting

A true hunter wants nothing more than to find that perfect game and have a triumphant day. However, when the prey is caught, the bagging and tagging of the creature is not the problem. Being able to get the deer, or bear, etc., from the forest to the home or taxidermist is extremely difficult.   […]

The Hardest Turkey’s Teach the Best Lessons

The Hardest Turkey’s Teach the Best Lessons By Ronnie “Cuz” Strickland As easy as “easy turkeys” can be, “hard turkeys” can be just as hard. I have seen grown men turned into zombie-like creatures that can’t concentrate, behave or even function as a human due to a lengthy encounter with a hard bird. What constitutes […]

Colorado Looks at a Troubled Economy with New Gun Laws

The gun legislation recently passed and the continuing battles playing out in Congress are a huge part of the news. Headlines touch on everything from rifles to shotguns to increasing roadblocks when it comes to people intent on purchasing guns. It is not a surprise based on the sinister aspect of this country that seems […]

Master Tips of the Turkey Thugs

Master Tips of the Turkey Thugs The Turkey Thugs have run up against every scenario imaginable in the spring woods. Here’s their tried and true tips every hunter should know!   Tip 1: Approaching the Roost Deciding how close to get to a roosted gobbler at daybreak is one of the most important decisions any turkey […]

Tiger and the Magic of the Wild

  Yes, this is Sportsman’s Life; however, we are not speaking about Tiger Woods. Even if he did regain the Number 1 spot in golf last week, we’re focusing on the Tiger – the animal that is more majestic than even ‘Woods’ could ever claim to be. The tiger is by far the largest of […]

Have you Read the Laws Lately

  When it comes to the hunting and angling ‘laws’ of this country, there are some truly ridiculous rules on the ‘books’ that not only make people laugh, but also make absolutely no sense no matter how much you read them. When calling up laws that appear from state to state, more hunters and anglers […]