Illinois Outdoors

  • NSSF Celebrates President Trump Signing ‘Range Bill

    May 14, 2019
    Dave Barus
    The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearms industry trade association, celebrates President Donald Trump’s signing of H.R. 1222, the Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act, at The White House. The President signed the NSSF-priority bill May 10, just two weeks after the bill was passed by Congress. “We deeply ... Read More >>
  • Walleye Trolling Meets Durability and Effectiveness with Mepps®

    May 10, 2019
    Dave Barus
    Mepps Trolling Rig® and Crawler Harness…NEW In eastern basin Lake Erie, most anglers are conventional. They troll with lead core line, deep diving stickbaits and custom made spinner/worm rigs. Who would have ever thought to try a Mepps combination through all the contention with standard convention?  Guess what? They not only ... Read More >>
  • Outdoor Adventure and How-to Lessons for All in Ken Cook’s New Book

    May 9, 2019
    Dave Barus
    Quick-Read Outdoor Stories to Learn From: Fishing, Hunting, Shooting Lessons from Experience: Recipes, Youth Mentoring, Women in the Outdoors Bear, Deer, Rabbits, Squirrels, Birds, Fish, Wildlife, Photography By Dave Barus Old and young alike will love this manifest of outdoor spirit and culture shared by award-winning freelance outdoor writer, Ken Cook, in his new ... Read More >>
  • Deer Management: New York shares a plan for Urban and Suburban Communities

    May 9, 2019
    Dave Barus
    Whitetail deer management in communities where people and vehicles are numerous can result in accidental collision and injury. Many states are trying to understand the best method to employ for better management. In New York, a written plan exists, perhaps a plan that other states might gain benefit from, as ... Read More >>