Article
Serious turkey hunters love a challenge. They also love great gear in tiny packages. That’s why the Mossberg 500 .410 Turkey gun is finding its place as the go-to turkey…
Article
Public land hunting is getting a lot of attention these days. It seems to be the fad. But for all its new-found fame, public land still can’t compare to the…
Article
The recent National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) Show in Nashville, Tennessee showcased the best of the best in the world of the wild turkey and turkey hunting. We took a…
Article
Women are among the fastest growing group of hunters to hit the woods these days. It’s an exciting time as women are discovering a passion for hunting and the outdoors…
Article
Long before the popularity of deer and turkey hunting boomed across the country, there was squirrel hunting. There was a time when small game hunting was king. It was a…
Article
My first hunt was for squirrels. It was a hunt that changed my life. And while some might categorize squirrel hunting as redneck, boring, or old-school, few hunts provide the…
Article
We wait all year for the opportunity to head back to the woods in hopes of an encounter with a big buck. We practice and we prepare in the days…
Article
There’s never been a more important time than now for introducing a child to hunting. The future of our hunting heritage relies on how well we share our passion for…
Article
Ask any turkey hunter what time of year they prefer to hunt these hard-headed birds and you’ll likely hear, “Spring!” In fact, most turkey hunters know nothing more than spring…
Article
When I was growing up, the go-to youth deer gun was the lever-action 30-30 rifle or a bolt action .243. These guns seemed to be commonplace among first-timers across the…
Article
Elk season is right around the corner, and hunters across the country are preparing gear and equipment for their moment on the mountain. But despite all the planning, preparing of…
Article
I was just starting to get comfortable in my bed a little before 11:00 pm one night this past spring when I caught the movement of light outside my bedroom…
Article
Few things are as special as watching a child develop a passion for hunting and the outdoors. We preach about the need to introduce kids to the sport all the…
Article
The smoking hot days of summer are finally here. With temperatures rising and the mosquitoes buzzing, it’s hard to get motivated to venture too far into the woods to prepare…
Article
The 2019 spring turkey season kicked off with me eagerly looking forward to the opportunity to go head to head with a Tennessee turkey while looking down the barrel of…
Article
Spring turkey season is finally here once again, and countless hunters are heading to the woods in search of gobbling toms and adrenaline-fueled hunting adventure. But for most, the hunt…
Article
We recently made the rounds at the 2019 NWTF Convention & Sport Show in Nashville, Tennessee. This annual event is much like a family reunion of sorts as turkey hunting…
Article
Depending on who you ask, rabbit hunting can provide one of the most fun and exciting hunting adventures you’ll experience all season long. Rich in tradition, rabbit hunting will cause…
Article
A recent trip to Reelfoot Lake in West Tennessee found Linda Powell of Mossberg, myself, and a handful of other outdoor media members setting out in search of ducks on…
Article
Mossberg is here to help with a number of great gift ideas. In an effort to help relieve you of the stress from trying to buy the perfect gift, we…
Article
Mossberg has implemented a solid campaign to promote the safe use and handling of your firearm while in the woods, on the range, or in the home. The Arm Yourself…
Article
I was scrolling through social media recently when I came across a post that seemed to be bashing various methods of calling whitetail deer. “Calling whitetail deer is overrated,” one…
Article
As the days begin to grow shorter and migrating waterfowl head south, it’s time to put the finishing touches on our preparation for chasing ducks and geese. The list of…
Article
Opening day is nearly here, and countless hunters will hit the woods with great expectation for whitetail encounters they’ve dreamed of all year long. Sadly, many will leave the woods…
Article
With four kids of my own, ranging in age from 5-15, I’m continually learning of the vast differences that come when teaching a child to shoot. They are all so…
Article
Deer season is right around the corner and now is the time to begin finalizing the pre-season prep chores to ensure the odds are tipped in your favor this hunting…
Article
Do you practice with your rifle in the off-season? Don’t feel bad if you don’t. It’s safe to say that most hunters drop the ball when it comes to practice…
Article
The dog days of summer can be some of the toughest days of the year to chase coyotes, but if you can stand the smokin’ temperatures, you can pretty much…
Article
I went on my first hunting adventure with my dad when I was seven or eight years old... The hunt was for squirrels on a little 18-acre chunk of woods…
Article
Heading to the woods with your son or daughter for their first hunt without proper preparation can be a disaster... We want to make memories with our kids, but we…
Article
The 2018 spring turkey season will go down as the toughest turkey season yet for a lot of hunters across the country. It’s been a weird year, with lingering winter…
Article
When I think back over my favorite hunts of all time, the ones at the top of my list are the hunts I shared with my kids... These hunts never…
Article
With the sun at our back, a good friend and I plopped down on the edge of thicket bordering a powerline right of way. We had spotted two coyotes top…
Article
My early efforts at shotgunning crows came more out of frustration at the lack of targets I was encountering throughout waterfowl season. The duck hunting was slim one particular year,…
Article
One of the biggest complaints I hear from beginning predator callers is that they make set after set in attempt to call up a coyote, but continue to come up…
Article
The deer hunting community has long taken ownership of trail cameras for the scouting of bucks on the farm or hunting club. Sure, you’ll see hunters use these cameras for…