Varmint

The Beginner's Guide to Trapping Furbearers (infographic)

In a trance brought on by the warm glow of my Netflix queue, I began to wonder: how did our ancestors survive these long winter months?  Short, frosty days that fade into cold, relentless nights can cause any outdoor lover to quickly succumb to cabin fever—even in this day of electronic entertainment.

Varmint Hunting: Are You Ready for Summer Shooting?

Some hunters and shooters see summer as the slow period, one where seasons are lacking and things to hunt are nonexistent. Hunters in the know, however, find the best hunting opportunities of the year with one of North America's most plentiful species — rodents — in their sights.

Shooting: Whistle Pig Hunting

Ahhh!!! Spring is finally here. There's so much to do this time of year in Idaho you can wear yourself out. There's turkey and bear hunting and what about crappie fishing? What's a guy to do? Go shooting whistle pigs, of course, which is one of my favorite outdoor events of the year. It involves a lot of high speed shooting. What's not to like about it?