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August 2017

Melissa Bachman

A DOVE-PRIMER FOR THE WATERFOWL SEASON


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As fall is quickly approaching many hunters are looking for their first opportunity to get outside and start the hunting season and get tuned up for early teal sdeason. One of my favorite early season hunts just happens to be going after doves. There are several reasons for this. First, it’s usually beautiful weather and […]

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Nikki Boxler

TUNE YOURSELF UP FOR THE SEASON TO COME


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During hunting seasons and travel associated with the occasional hunting trip, I would bet most of us either find ourselves nowhere near a gym or with a severe lack of motivation to spend time inside away from the water and woods. Whether it be camping with the family on the 4th of July or spending […]

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Live the Legend

CELEBRATE NATIONAL SHOOTING SPORTS MONTH


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America is celebrating the first-ever National Shooting Sports Month, (August 2017), which promotes firearms safety, a variety of shooting sports disciplines and overall increased participation on the range. The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and other major industry manufactures, including Winchester, are supporting this initiative to showcase the positive benefits the shooting sports contribute to communities […]

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Scott Leysath

EVERYONE’S FAVORITE – TIME TO CLEAN OUT THE FREEZER


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  It’s the annual “Clean Out Your Freezer” event, happening in your kitchen or garage this week. Not next week, not next month, this week. You know that it has to be done, but then, so does setting up trail cameras and scouting for good animals, but both of those activities are more fun than […]

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Live the Legend

CHOOSING THE BEST CHOKE FOR YOUR GAME


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With screw-in chokes and multi-barrel over/unders or even side-by-side shotguns, bird hunters have an opportunity to choose the best constriction for the shot they are shooting and game they are hunting. For close shots on birds such as released quail or other tight sitting upland game that present close shots, a more open choke such […]

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Ron Spomer

CLEANING FOR ACCURACY


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If you’ve ever worried you were cleaning your rifle too often — or not often enough — worry no more. In this video our field reporter Spomer explains not only how to clean a barrel, but how often in his latest Win ester video blog. It’s not as often as you might fear. Nor as […]

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Rob Pincus

ASSESSING YOUR ENVIRONMENT


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Even the lowest level defensive firearms courses include advice or reminders to “Scan” or “Assess” your environment after you have stopped a threat. Very few courses, even at the highest level, actually get into the details of what you should be practicing or provide a contextual appropriate way to practice. In our Intuitive Defensive Shooting […]

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Melissa Bachman

HUNTING WITH YOUR FAMILY HEIRLOOM RIFLE


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When it comes to family heirlooms, there are many types. In my family, guns are one of the most sacred heirlooms passed on through generations. These aren’t just any gun or guns; but guns with stories, a history, and something to be remembered. Some people keep things like this locked up or under glass, but […]

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