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The famous gunmaker – Springfield Armory – stakes its first flag in the hunting world with the new, feature-packed Model 2020 Waypoint bolt-action rifle.New Springfield Model 2020 Waypoint Rifle is a Must-See
Guns

New Springfield Model 2020 Waypoint Rifle is a Must-See

The famous gunmaker – Springfield Armory – stakes its first flag in the hunting world with the

Petersen's Hunting Staff

Crossbow technology, accuracy and power continue to advance with demand, and this year's crop is the most impressive yet; here's a look at the top five that caught our eye.Ranking the 5 Best Crossbows for 2020
Bowhunting

Ranking the 5 Best Crossbows for 2020

Crossbow technology, accuracy and power continue to advance with demand, and this year's crop

Chris Larsen

Hunters may not have as much influence on buck movement and behavior as we think. Deciphering New Deer Data for Rut Success
Whitetail

Deciphering New Deer Data for Rut Success

Hunters may not have as much influence on buck movement and behavior as we think.

Jeff Johnston

The new Moultrie X-6000 series cellular trail camera and the Moultrie Mobile app are redefining remote and low-impact scouting. Here's why and how one or a network of them can help you.Is a Cellular Trail Camera Right for You?
Accessories

Is a Cellular Trail Camera Right for You?

The new Moultrie X-6000 series cellular trail camera and the Moultrie Mobile app are

Josh Honeycutt

This recipe adds a little something extra to already-perfect venison backstrap – a sweet and spicy relish made with white-flesh peaches.Venison Backstrap with Sweet & Spicy Peach Relish Recipe
Recipes

Venison Backstrap with Sweet & Spicy Peach Relish Recipe

This recipe adds a little something extra to already-perfect venison backstrap – a sweet and

Jack Hennessy

These trail cameras feature the latest wireless technology.The Best Cellular Trail Cameras for 2020
Optics

The Best Cellular Trail Cameras for 2020

These trail cameras feature the latest wireless technology.

Tony J. Peterson

Learn what freezer burn is, how it occurs, and how to slow it down with these tips.Why Freezer Burn Matters
Recipes

Why Freezer Burn Matters

Learn what freezer burn is, how it occurs, and how to slow it down with these tips.

Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

We're deciphering new deer data for rut success.Daylight Deer Movement During the Rut
Whitetail

Daylight Deer Movement During the Rut

We're deciphering new deer data for rut success.

Jeff Johnston

Is lever-action rifle dead? Not by a long shot; everything old is new again as classic lever guns find popularity among nostalgic hunters.The Return of Lever-Action Rifles
Guns

The Return of Lever-Action Rifles

Is lever-action rifle dead? Not by a long shot; everything old is new again as classic lever

Craig Boddington

Technology is taking deer hunters, and their gear, into the future. The Best New Deer Hunting Technology
Accessories

The Best New Deer Hunting Technology

Technology is taking deer hunters, and their gear, into the future.

Jeff Johnston

These are our favorite new products of the year for the archery crowd.Best New Bowhunting Gear for 2020
Bowhunting

Best New Bowhunting Gear for 2020

These are our favorite new products of the year for the archery crowd.

Petersen's Hunting Editors

Chances are good that you're not getting the best out of your trail cams.3 Ways You're Using Trail Cameras Wrong
Optics

3 Ways You're Using Trail Cameras Wrong

Chances are good that you're not getting the best out of your trail cams.

Tony J. Peterson

Montana's vast wilderness provides the backdrop for a test of fortitude on the hunt for trophy black bears.A Long Way Up: Montana Backcountry Black Bears
North America Big Game

A Long Way Up: Montana Backcountry Black Bears

Montana's vast wilderness provides the backdrop for a test of fortitude on the hunt for trophy

Joseph von Benedikt

The outdoor industry gets serious about recruiting new hunters with some curious marketing strategies.Are New Hunter Recruitment Strategies Working?
Conservation

Are New Hunter Recruitment Strategies Working?

The outdoor industry gets serious about recruiting new hunters with some curious marketing

Andrew McKean

Check out the new fleet of off-road options for hunters.2020 ATV Buyer's Guide
Wheels Afield

2020 ATV Buyer's Guide

Check out the new fleet of off-road options for hunters.

Rick Sosebee

Practice under pressure with these high-intensity drills.4 Shooting Drills to Make You a Better Hunter
How-To

4 Shooting Drills to Make You a Better Hunter

Practice under pressure with these high-intensity drills.

Jeff Johnston

Salty capers add a burst of flavor to the sauce, which pairs beautifully with the grilled venison loin in this recipe.Grilled Venison Loin with Caper-Mustard Sauce Recipe
Recipes

Grilled Venison Loin with Caper-Mustard Sauce Recipe

Salty capers add a burst of flavor to the sauce, which pairs beautifully with the grilled

Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

Here's how to toughen up the weakest link in your shooting system.How to Mount a Rifle Scope for Maximum Accuracy
Optics

How to Mount a Rifle Scope for Maximum Accuracy

Here's how to toughen up the weakest link in your shooting system.

Joseph von Benedikt

Mossberg's accurate Patriot Predator is the most affordable way to harness the power of the 6.5 PRC.Mossberg Patriot Predator 6.5 PRC: Rifle Review
Guns

Mossberg Patriot Predator 6.5 PRC: Rifle Review

Mossberg's accurate Patriot Predator is the most affordable way to harness the power of the

Brad Fitzpatrick

Learn how to grill the perfect medium-rare venison steak with these tips and tricks.Venison Grilling Tips
Recipes

Venison Grilling Tips

Learn how to grill the perfect medium-rare venison steak with these tips and tricks.

Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

We evaluate the 6.5 in a real-life case study. Is The 6.5 The Perfect Hunting Caliber?
Ammo

Is The 6.5 The Perfect Hunting Caliber?

We evaluate the 6.5 in a real-life case study.

Mike Schoby

Follow these basic steps to prepare your meat, then pair it with one of these delicious marinades.8 Best Venison Marinades
Recipes

8 Best Venison Marinades

Follow these basic steps to prepare your meat, then pair it with one of these delicious

Hank Shaw

If you're spending time in the outdoors where you might encounter bears, carry one of these guns.Which Firearm Is Best for Bear Defense?
Survival

Which Firearm Is Best for Bear Defense?

If you're spending time in the outdoors where you might encounter bears, carry one of these

Larry Case

Are predators really to blame for declining deer numbers? The answer might surprise you.Do Coyotes Really Affect the Whitetail Herd?
Conservation

Do Coyotes Really Affect the Whitetail Herd?

Are predators really to blame for declining deer numbers? The answer might surprise you.

Jeff Johnston

Since the first explorers and pilgrims landed, the inhabitants of this glorious country have been7 Favorite Truck Guns
Shooting

7 Favorite Truck Guns

Since the first explorers and pilgrims landed, the inhabitants of this glorious country have

Joseph von Benedikt

Perfection takes practice, a little skill and the understanding that not all steaks are created equal. How to Properly Grill Venison Steak
Recipes

How to Properly Grill Venison Steak

Perfection takes practice, a little skill and the understanding that not all steaks are

Hank Shaw

A new wave of allergies threatens to turn hunters into vegetarians; learn more about this tick-transmitted problem.Ticks Making People Allergic to Meat
News

Ticks Making People Allergic to Meat

A new wave of allergies threatens to turn hunters into vegetarians; learn more about this

David Hart

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