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Alligator Hunting 101
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

Setting the hook on a big muskie is thrilling. Coming tight on a bull redfish is a rush. But sinking a treble hook into a 15-foot, 1,000-pound prehistoric reptile? That’s a different experience altogether. There are a lot of ways to skin a gator hunt in the Southeast. But any hunt requires careful preparation, expertise, and specialized equipment. Here’s a look at the main tactics the pros use for catching these giant reptiles.

Accomplishing the Turkey Grand Slam on a Budget
Posted by TBC Press on: 03/02/21

The National Wild Turkey Federation recognizes six different slams for wild turkeys, the most popular being the Grand Slam. To achieve a Grand Slam, a hunter must harvest the four most common subspecies of the American wild turkey (the Eastern, Merriam's, Rio Grande and Osceola). Jeff Budz of Florida has completed a Super Slam -- killing a wild turkey in each of the 49 states. He also has more Grand Slams than anyone else. Budz isn’t rich and believes everyone should take the time to get a Grand Slam, without going broke in the process. He shares his insight on how to accomplish this realistic goal...

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Hunter Education and Safety Programs

ATTENTION ALL HUNTERS...It's that time again and most states have started their mandatory Hunter Education Programs and / or their Safety Education Programs for the 2022 season. Classes are held in several areas and dates throughout your state.Click on the state you want and scroll down to Hunter Education. All hunters must attend or have attended these programs in order to hunt this spring and/or fall...

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The Backcountry Press has one of the largest USA fishing tournament directories in the country. Whether an event is for freshwater, saltwater, open water or ice fishing, they are listed in our directory. The 2022 fishing venues are starting to come in.

If you want a challenge check out our USA Fishing Tournaments Directory. If you have a tournament you would like added to our directory just contact us. ITS FREE !

SCDNR Accepting Applications for 2022 Spring Turkey Lottery Hunts
Deadline to apply is March 1st
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

ODFW Reminds Hunters to Report Deer/Elk Tags by Jan 31 or face $25 Penalty
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

New Mexico 2022-2023 Big Game Draw
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Register Online for Michigan 2022 Black Lake Sturgeon Season by Feb 4th
Season Opens Feb 5th
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Deadline to Apply for LDWF 2022 WMA Turkey Hunts Lottery is Feb 8th
Also White Lake WCA Fishing Lottery Deadline is Feb 8th
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Apply for Illinois 2022 Pere Marquette Youth Wingshooting Clinic, Pheasant Hunt
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Iowa 2022 Missouri & Big Sioux Rivers Paddlefish Fishing Season Opens Feb 1
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Apply for Idaho 2022 Controlled Spring Black Bear by Feb 15
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Apply for Arkansas 2022 WMA Spring Turkey Hunting by Feb 15
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22

Arizona Application Deadline for 2022 Pronghorn, Elk Hunts is Feb 8th
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/21/22