Bob Rustowicz of Cheektowaga won the brown trout division of the Capt. Bob's Outdoors fall derby with a 30-inch Johnson Creek fish. Click PIcture for Story.
  • Fishing

    FLW Kicks Off 2018 Pro-Competition on Lake Okeechobee – Clewiston, Florida

    January 18th, 2018
    Fallen Angler, Nik Kayler, to be Honored by FLW Family Competition Launch set for Jan. 23-28, 2018 at the Big-O, in Clewiston, Florida Scott Martin says, "Lake Okechobee is "Fishing Different" in the Past Few Years." January 17, 2018; FLW Communications; CLEWISTON, Fla. – When Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) co-angler Nik Kayler lost his life in an unexpected tragedy in an event in early January, it saddened the entire bass-fishing industry.  Now, FLW is tasked with moving forward...
  • Hunting

    Find Your Next BIRD HUNTING ADVENTURE at the 2018 SCI Hunters’ Convention

    January 9th, 2018
    When people think of the SCI Hunters’ Convention, visions of big game hunts in Africa, Asia, South America and North America come to mind.  What may come as a surprise is that several outfitters displaying at the Convention offer outstanding game bird and waterfowl hunting opportunities all over the world. One of the outfitters who again will be exhibiting at the 2018 SCI Hunters’ Convention is Ramsey Russell with  When you talk with Ramsey, you can’t help but get excited...
  • Shooting

    AMMO: 338 LaPua – Discussion & Facts

    January 17th, 2018
    Understanding Ammunition for Your Hunt Compare ballistic coefficient, velocity, energy and momentum - a Discussion By Andrew Chamberlain (Creator of “Chamber-It” on Facebook) The 338 Lapua is a cartridge with a huge fan base. One almost does not need to introduce or say much about it. I will say this about the 338 Lapua, it is as capable and as impressive as people say it is.  There are a lot of other cartridges that do what people say the 338 Lapua does well, but what makes the...
  • Guides & Outfitters

    How-To: TONY ROACH Ice-Fishes with Jigging Raps for WALLEYE

    January 6th, 2018
    By Tony Roach and Target Walleye Staff: Target Walleye has talked alot about using Rapala Jigging Raps for open-water 'eyes, but they also make killer hardwater baits.  Of course there's more than one way to fish 'em, but here's Tony Roach's take: His go-to bait summer and winter...but downsizes to a #5 on ice. Fishes it really aggressive (as fast as he can!) to get fish interested. Darts off to the sides of the hole and covers a much larger area. Slows the bait down as soon as...
  • Conservation

    Red Tide MAROONS Bluebill Ducks

    January 18th, 2018
    By Robin Jenkins, DVM As of Dec. 28, 2017, Peace River Wildlife Center has had a tragic influx of patients in the past few weeks.  We have taken in over 40 lesser scaups (locally called bluebills by many people), mostly found in the Port Charlotte Beach and Bayshore Park areas.  Many of them died in transport or shortly after arrival, and more were found dead on site.  It is assumed that red tide is the culprit, and we are treating the surviving patients accordingly—with moderate success...
  • Travel

    Planning to Visit Alaska? FREE Fairbanks Visitors Guide

    December 7th, 2017
    Learn WHEN TO SEE the Aurora Borealis and the Midnight Sun Learn About WHERE TO STAY  Learn WHEN TO VISIT Denali National Park Fairbanks, Alaska (AK) – The Explore Fairbanks 2018 Official Visitors Guide, a 78-page, full-color booklet that describes Fairbanks’ year-round opportunities, is now available for free. The annual publication is designed to capture the features and attractions specific to life in the region. Fairbanks is defined by the midnight sun, the Aurora Borealis,...
  • Cooking

    Bacon Butter Potatoes – from the Walleye Capital of the World

    December 7th, 2017
    Ingredients: 2 bottles (12 oz. each) medium-bodied ale (3 cups) 4 pounds red-skinned potatoes 8 slices thick-cut bacon 1/4 cup butter 1 small onion, chopped 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Salt Directions: 1. Bring beer to a boil in a 5- to 6-qt. pot that can hold a steamer basket snugly. Meanwhile, cut potatoes into bite-size pieces and put them in a steamer basket. When beer boils, put steamer basket of potatoes in pot, cover, reduce heat to low, and steam until potatoes are...
  • Love of the Sport

    New Year 2018, Venue for Outdoor Review, Much Change and Much To Learn

    January 8th, 2018
    Moms Take to the Woods and Streams with Their Kids More Industry is heading to Preserves and Protected Areas Global Warming, Invasive Species…More By Forrest Fisher In the lives of sportsmen and sportswomen, the outdoors is about fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, boating, safe shooting, all that and more. Today we know that many things are subject to change and are scientifically measurable. One of the largest trends (change) is that there are many more ladies than ever before...
  • People Places Products

    Cimarron Firearms Company introduces the US MARSHAL 44 MAG CARBINE

    January 17th, 2018
    Fredericksburg, Texas (January 2018) - Cimarron Firearms, recognized as the leader in quality and authenticity in Old West replica firearms, reveal their exclusive US Marshal 1873 Model carbine at the 2018 SHOT Show, in celebration of "The Gun that Won the West." Early in 2017, Cimarron received a request from an active US Marshal. He wanted a duty carbine that honored the US Marshal's illustrious past but was also functional for today's lawman. Over the past year, Cimarron worked tirelessly to...