Reader Photo Contest

Have a great photo from this past hunting season? Submit it here or to our Instagram page (with the hashtag: #shootingsportsmancontest) and you will be eligible to win a Wild Hare Range Vest, a one-year subscription to Shooting Sportsman and a coveted SSM hat.


Readers & Writers Adventures

Choose from three once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to join celebrated magazine writers and fellow wingshooting aficionados on some of the best bird hunting trips on the planet. Sign up for more information about this year’s trips and we’ll keep you updated about space availability, new trip information, and Adventures news.

28-Gauge Loads

Today’s 1-Oz, 28-Gauge Loads

American 28-gauge shooters have been clamoring for years for lead hunting loads heavier than the 28’s longstanding 3⁄4-oz shot charge. And finally several manufacturers have listened.

Wingshooting books

The Bookshelf

Esteemed historian Donald Dallas brings to life the leading British riflemaker of the Victorian Age; A glossy second take that reflects the rapidly evolving face of sport shooting and hunting in 21st Century America. A look at some of our favorite Wingshooting Books.

Ray Sasser

Ray Sasser: A Life Well Lived

Sportsmen recently lost one of Texas’s—and the country’s—strongest voices for the outdoors and conservation with the passing of Ray Sasser. Sasser died February 21 in a Dallas hospital following an eight-year battle with lymphoma. He was 69.

Canine Conditioning

Canine Conditioning

A hunting dog performs better when it’s in shape. But what exactly does “in shape” mean?

Boxall & Edmiston

Boxall & Edmiston

What happens when the former Manufacturing Director of Holland & Holland, Peter Boxall, joins forces with the Managing Director of Sterling, James Edmiston?