Field Gear

Fresh for the Field

There’s no better way to launch the season than by breaking in some gear. The following items should serve well from the mountains to the prairies.

Water Session

Taken on Lake Hopatcong, in NJ. I was heading out to do some early morning water work with Don Gardner, who is the founder...

Swayze Waters with his shorthair

Favorite-Gundog Results

This spring we held our latest photo contest, designed to document hunters’ love for their dogs. Here are the winners.

Shooting Sportsman Magazine, July/August 2020

July/August 2020

The year’s new offerings in smoothbores; Lonely, desolate, daunting chukar hunting; Enjoying the sporting life at The Preserve, and more.

Mackenzie and Izzy

MacKenzie & Izzy

Post # 3 from our third prizewinner MacKenzie Smith. We're spending a little time getting to know her and her dog Izzy—and how it...

Pine Hill Plantation

Pine Hill Plantation Trip

Shooting Sportsman’s Readers and Writers Adventures will be kicking off the year 2021 with a visit to reader favorite Pine Hill Plantation, in Donalsonville, Georgia, from February 18 to 22.

May/June 2020

May/June 2020

A hardcore hunting dog of German engineering, gaining elevation for grouse & trout, how to get a great deal on a used shotgun, and more.