Guns & Gear

ICAST 2018

ICAST 2018: What's new in fishing

by Editorial Staff | July 10, 2018

Get OOD exclusives on the latest in fishing innovation and technology at ICAST 2018, from Managing Editor Ray Blades, live on location.

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9 Great fishing boat alternatives

by John Bennett | June 11, 2018

If you can’t stow or tow a fishing boat, try something smaller, lighter, and cheaper. Here’s a look at some cool alternatives…

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UPDATE No new gun registry but more firearms controls coming

by Jeff Helsdon | March 29, 2018

UPDATE – On March 28, after moving quickly through the House of Commons, the Bill was sent to the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security for discussion.

SHOT Show 2018 Highlights

SHOT Show 2018: best in show

by Ray Blades | January 30, 2018

The SHOT Show was held again in January in Las Vegas. Managing Editor Ray Blades was in attendance to bring you back the latest and greatest new products from the hunting industry. Here are some of his new gear highlights.

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What’s new at SHOT Show 2018

by Emily Walsh | January 23, 2018

We’re taking you inside the 2018 Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade Show(SHOT Show), with Managing Editor Ray Blades on the scene in Las Vegas. SHOT Show is billed as the largest trade show of its kind in the world…

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Survival tools you need to pack

by Pamela Pal | November 24, 2017

If you’re heading into the wilderness, what survival tools should you take? It depends. Are you planning a typical day trip of hunting or fishing?

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Tree stand placement basics

by Steve Galea | October 25, 2017

A tree stand is one of the bowhunter’s most important tools. Sit quietly in one that is in the right place and you’ll see deer and have shot opportunities. Place one thoughtlessly and you’ll enjoy nothing but solitude.

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Long-range hunting

by Linda K. Miller & Keith A. Cunningham | October 17, 2017

So, you’ve been watching hunting shows on TV and you’d like to try a bit of long-range hunting?… Here’s what you need to know before you take that long-range shot…

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Ask a C.O. – Carrying multiple firearms

by Emily Walsh | October 13, 2017

We are often asked about the use of multiple firearms when hunting. So we’ve rounded up some of our most helpful question and answers from our “Ask a C.O.” section of the magazine.