Newcomers to hunting, fishing and trapping remind many of us why we started our outdoor pursuits in the first place. continue reading ›
The Deer Classic has moved a half-dozen times around central Illinois. This year’s show was moved from March to August, but conflicted with the Illinois State Fair. The 2017 how will be held in late July in Peoria. continue reading ›
Four years ago, the excitement was over river otters. When the Illinois State Trappers Association convenes this year, bobcats will dominate the spotlight – and the shop talk. continue reading ›
A positive perception of hunting by the majority of this country’s voting public will keep hunters in the field continue reading ›
The white-tailed deer that grow old and harbor the right genetics become those special Booners and bruisers continue reading ›
Allowing the take of catfish by bow and arrow, expanding the youth turkey hunt to two weekends and opening public sites to quail hunting – it took Gov. Bruce Rauner a matter of seconds to turn proposals into law at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. continue reading ›
Think conservation when purchasing the equipment you haul afield this autumn for grouse, pheasants, and woodcock. continue reading ›
From weight loss to improved balance and stamina, mountain biking can help sportsmen get more out of their time afield continue reading ›
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