Notes from the Field

Hunting

  • Buckshot for Whitetails!

    If you are looking for a new challenge, whether it be for deer or predators, give hunting with buckshot a try and help keep a traditional way of hunting alive. Read more…

  • Study Seeks to Keep Woodcocks Singing

    It’s no secret that the numbers of American woodcocks have plummeted not only in Virginia but also throughout the Atlantic Flyway from Nova Scotia and Eastern Canada south through New York and Pennsylvania, down the Appalachians to Georgia and Florida. Read more…

  • Big Bucks Don’t Just Happen

    There are three requirements for a buck to become the trophy that most hunters dream about. Read more…

  • Ducks Flocking to Princess Anne Wildlife Management Area

    Princess Anne WMA is a popular eastern Virginia wildlife viewing destination, and an important stopover for migratory birds and waterfowl. Read more…

  • Fine-Tuning Your Muzzleloader Accuracy

    Industry leaders have accepted the challenge to carry muzzleloader hunting to an unprecedented level of performance, and the outcome has been impressive! Read more…

  • Fall Hunting in Virginia

    Hunting season for nearly all game species opens in the fall. Read on for season start dates, regulations, youth & apprentice opportunities, and more! Read more…

  • Refer a Friend to Join You Outdoors

    Refer a friend to join you outdoors! It's easy, you'll get free stuff, and you'll be entered in our sweepstakes! Read more…

  • The Silvery Moon

    There have been countless articles surrounding the theory of how moon phases affect the whitetail rut. Read the specifics that Dr, Rue has learned from studying deer for over 77 years in their natural environment! Read more…

  • How to Gain Hunting Permission

    One of the questions hunters often ask is how can they gain hunting permission to nearby private land. CPO John Koloda offers tips on how to accomplish this essential task. Read more…