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 [...]

Late Season Whitetail Tips

January 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Late season deer are beat up by the rut, so a great tip to find some action late in the game is to get yourself near a food plot. Too, trail camera photos are a [...]

Coyote Hunting: Centerfire, Shotshell or Rimfire?

January 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to coyote hunting, there are a lot of equipment choices a person must make. I always have people ask for recommendations between using shotguns, rifles, and rimfire.  The truth is, there are [...]

Tips for Staying Warm While Hunting Late Season

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Do not stay inside when it is super-cold in the late season! This could be some of the finest deer hunting you will find all season. Here are a few tips from Melissa Bachman, host [...]

Tips for Aging Late Season Bucks

January 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Late season hunting is one of my favorite times of the year to go after big mature whitetails.  They are run down from the rut and will often hit food plots during the day in [...]

Pre-Taxidermy Tips For Waterfowl

January 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Taxidermy is a beautiful way to preserve memories from the field for generations to come.  Although many people know and understand the best methods for taking care of big game in the field, waterfowl field-preparation [...]

Game Still on – Winter Coyote Hunting Tips

December 30th, 2016|0 Comments

It doesn’t take long after most big game seasons come to a close that people start looking for a way to get back out hunting! The good and the bad news is coyotes are found [...]

Late Season Waterfowl Tips for Success

December 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

As the year is winding down, the hunting opportunities are also becoming less and less frequent.  One of my favorite things to do as the temps drop and my deer tags get notched is set [...]

Tactics for Late-Season Deer

December 16th, 2016|0 Comments

If the unseasonably warm temps in November put a hurt on your whitetail hunting this fall, don’t give up just yet!  Late season hunting can be truly incredible if you get in the right area [...]