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  • Paul Nelson Farm: A Winter Photo Essay

    Paul Nelson Farm: A Winter Photo Essay

    There is no shortage of pheasant hunting lodges in South Dakota. Yet one lodge seems to rise to the top as an Orvis Endorsed Lodge in 2009 and Orvis Wingshooting Lodge of the year and in 2016.

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  • The Confessions of a Dyed-in-the-Wool Woodcock Hunter

    The Confessions of a Dyed-in-the-Wool Woodcock Hunter

    Story|Photos by Tom Keer Say the word “woodcock” in a room full of bird hunters and you are likely to capture most everyone’s attention. Hunters are fascinated with the eclectic, migratory bird for a wide variety of reasons. Dyed-in-the-wool woodcock

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  • The Rizzini Round Body EL Lets You Shoot Like Italian Nobility for a Righteous $6,700

    The Rizzini Round Body EL Lets You Shoot Like Italian Nobility for a Righteous $6,700

    I’m blessed with the professional opportunity to shoot fine shotguns costing upwards of $100,000 and more. Boss, Fabbri, Purdey, Holland & Holland, all exemplars of sporting guns that will pretty much spoil you for life. Inevitably, when discussing these rarified

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Hunting Wild Quail with Arthur S. DeMoulas, the New American Owner of English Best Gun Maker Boss & Co.

The mule-drawn bird wagon trundled through Chokee Plantation in Leesburg, Georgia − a 5,800-acre homage to the vanishing wild-quail hunts that for generations put meat on t...

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Transitioning Generations of Great Hunting Dogs

As another hunting season comes to a close, shooters typically reflect back on the memories, and assess the season: What went right, what went wrong, and how to improve thi...

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Although capercaillie and black grouse are the highlights of the Russian spring hunting season, other game birds are also legal that time of year including geese, ducks and...