June 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Summer tends to be a time many sit back, relax, and dig their feet in the sand at the beach. Although there is absolutely nothing wrong with any these options…Pork Chop and I have different [...]


June 12th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to safe storage and handling of guns you can never be too cautious. In my household it’s just Pork Chop and me. However, I still keep my guns and ammo locked up [...]

W Train & Defend – a Fabulous Ammunition Combination for the New Shooter

June 5th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to hunting ammunition, Winchester has done an incredible job at making a hunter’s job easy when deciding what ammo is best. They have created rounds made for specific animals, which enables quick [...]

Tips to Get More Coyotes and the Importance of Getting After Them

May 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Coyote hunting is wonderful because it is legal almost year-round in most states. Not only does it allow hunters to take to the field in the offseason, it also is an important part of management. [...]

How to Set-Up Your Shotgun to Take Turkey, Coyote and Pig on the Same Trip

May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

I love having the ability to take multiple species when I’m hunting a specific area.  One of the reasons I so enjoy going to Texas is for this specifically. My goal on this trip was [...]

Try the 20 for Late-Season Toms or Next Year’s Gobbler

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to dealing with recoil, I think many would agree turkey loads take the cake. I have always loved shooting 3.5 inch 5 shot because of the incredible pattern, but there is no [...]

Tips and Tactics for Late-Season Turkey Success

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to late season turkey hunting, you’re dealing with some very wary birds! These guys have heard and seen it all, so tread lightly!  Less is more! One of the first tips I [...]

Turkey Hunting for Kids Made Easy – Here is How

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to bringing kids out hunting, going after turkeys is one of my favorite places to begin.  Turkey hunting is an interactive experience and lends itself well to hunting with kids.  First, I [...]

LongBeard XR – a Range Test with Melissa Bachman

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Melissa Bachman, host of Winchester Deadly Passion on Sportsman Channel, spends a great deal of time at the range, be it preparing for whitetail season…or before the beginning of turkey season. It is critical to [...]

Easy Steps to Filming Your Own Turkey Hunt

April 17th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to filming your own turkey hunt this spring, there are many tips and tactics that can make your end result much better! For years I’ve spent my springs hunting turkeys and learning [...]

Spring Turkey Tactics, Part 3

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to tips for turkey hunting, there are lots of things that can improve a hunter’s chance of success. However, there are always those days where a hunter can do everything right and [...]

Spring Turkey Tactics, Part 2

April 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

A huge aspect of turkey hunting is undoubtedly the calling.  It’s the interaction you create with a bird – knowing your actions have tricked a mature bird and defied nature.  One question I often get [...]

Spring Turkey Tactics, Part 1

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Turkey hunting odds can be easily increased or decreased depending on the amount of work you put into your hunt both before and during.  For those who want to increase their chances of success, here [...]

How to Make More Accurate Shots at Turkey

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Want to make more accurate shots at tom turkey this spring? Better spend some time at the range then. More accurate and lethal shots at turkey this spring are a direct function of range time. [...]

Winchester Introduces Varmint X in Lead Free

March 13th, 2017|0 Comments

You already know that Winchester is a leader in innovation. They go above and beyond to provide ammunition for hunters with the best technology, accuracy and value for the species they are pursuing. An incredible [...]

Tips to Finding More Sheds This Spring

March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

After a long, cold Minnesota winter the thought of all the snow melting and getting outside to look for sheds always gets me excited for spring!  I would love to tell you that this year [...]

Tips on Gaining Hunting Access to Private Property

February 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Access to hunting land is becoming more and more difficult for many people across the country.  The good news is, there are still land owners out there who are willing to let hunters in. But, [...]

Winchester Deadly Passion – Season 6

February 20th, 2017|0 Comments

After the wrap of a season of hunting, it’s always exciting to go back and take a look at the footage and accomplishments of a year of hard work and long hours.  When filming, it’s always [...]

Here Comes the National Wild Turkey Federation Convention

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to conservation success stories, immediately the National Wild Turkey Foundation pops into my head.  As a young kid growing up in central Minnesota we did not have a plentiful supply of wild [...]

Award-Winning Long Beard NOW Available in 20 Gauge!

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

We have heard you…you’ve asked for Winchester’s Long Beard Ammunition to be made available in 20 gauge – and now it is!! Come along on this Winchester video blog to learn more about this lethal [...]