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Gregg Treinish – Adventurer and Conservationist

Emerging Explorer, 2008 Adventurer of the Year Gregg Treinish founded Adventurers and Scientists for Conservation, a nonprofit organization connecting outdoor adventurers with scientists in need of data from the field. He also organizes his own expeditions, contributing to research on wildlife-human interaction, fragmented habitats, and threatened species. To many, Gregg Treinish’s life seemed like a dream. […]

Hunting Season Ends but the New Sport of Shedding Begins!

The thrill of the hunt; the challenge of the chase; sitting in a tree in the extremely biting cold winds of winter to wait for that whitetail to come forth and present itself – all of this is an adrenaline rush. But when the snow ceases to fall, searching the woods in the springtime for […]

Controlling the Burn

  No, when we’re speaking about a controlled burn we are not talking six-pack abs here; we are talking about something far more important – the environment. Reforestation is a huge issue at the moment – with success being found in all areas. Even the U.S. government has reported that over three million acres have […]

Winchester, Who? A Look at Why Colt & Remington Remain

  Believe it or not, this is a debate that is right up there with the new gun law legislation, Colorado news, and more. (And this is a debate that has gone on much longer than that whole Edward versus Jacob thing that most likely your teens were talking about). There are still the avid […]

The Missing Link – When it Comes to Mineral Licks

As most know, a mineral lick is a natural mineral deposit that deer and other animals are readily drawn to; they provide the essential minerals and nutrients that the animal needs for their overall wellness. Salt/mineral licks often occur naturally in an ecosystem, providing the sodium, iron, calcium, phosphorus and zinc that are all necessary […]

HEVI-Shot® Products Take on Home Defense and The Great Outdoors!

  HEVI-Shot® is the leader in performance shotshell ammunition. With an incredible line of products that are non-toxic and safe to use on both public and private lands, HEVI-Shot® ammunition offers more knockdown power at extreme ranges, superior pattern density and superior downrange energy. And there’s big news on the horizon. The end of May, […]

Providing the Perfect Nest for Our Most Colorful Waterfowl!

  The most abundant species of waterfowl found in the eastern half of North America was once the wood duck. Unfortunately, as with many species, this particular group met with a huge struggle at one point that almost led to their complete demise. From finding themselves in densely populated areas which led to over-harvesting to […]

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 […]