Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Guns and Hunting

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Waterfowl hunting reports and DFW duck counts from Jan. 20-24

Southern California: Closing week of waterfowl season could be questionable BY JIM NIEMIEC NILAND – While duck hunters at Wister enjoyed pretty good wing shooting on Saturday, not so was hunting at San Jacinto and in Prado Basin. At Wister, the...

Federal announces new handgun ammunition for 2021

ANOKA, Minnesota - Federal Ammunition’s product teams are expanding handgun cartridge options in multiple product categories in 2021. Several new product line extensions in Hydra-Shok Deep, Punch, Syntech Range and more will be manufactured and delivered to dealers throughout...

Waterfowl hunting reports plus DFW duck counts for Jan. 13-17

SoCal Ducks are still largely missing in action BY JIM NIEMIEC RIVERSIDE – It has not been very ducky weather in this portion of the Pacific flyway the last couple weeks. Winds have not blown on shoot days and temps have...

Waterfowl hunting reports plus Jan. 3 DFW duck counts Jan. 6-10

Weather brings a few more birds into the San Joaquin grasslands, but the season remains problematic at best BY DAVE HURLEY LOS BANOS – Duck hunting was decent or a bust this past week depending upon who you spoke to and...

SoCal waterfowl hunt report plus Dec. 30 – Jan. 3 DFW duck counts

Duck counts tumble downward  BY JIM NIEMIEC RIVERSIDE – Duck hunting slowed way down this past week at refuges and duck clubs in this southern portion of the Pacific flyway. Traditionally, the best hunting of the season kicks off in late...

North waterfowl hunt report plus Dec. 23-27 CDFW duck counts

Limit style weekend leading into slower full moon phase for north state duck hunters SACRAMENTO – James Stone of Elite Sportsmen Guide Service was in the field in the Knight’s Landing area on the weekend and reported outstanding duck gunning...

The Junior Hunt goes on…

In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic the 17th annual Sharing the Tradition junior antlerless  deer hunt took place on December 5-6, 2020. Masks were worn and social distancing was observed, along with most of the activities taking place outdoors...

Hard Corps Outdoors

Camp Pendleton’s hunting opportunities on a diverse landscape OCEANSIDE – The sign says “Camp Pendleton – Preserving California’s Natural Resources.” Over the past three decades and as recently as this morning, I’d see that sign a million times whenever I...

North and South waterfowl hunt report (no CDFW duck counts this week)

Due to the holiday this week, the CDFW waterfowl hunt results were unavailable. NORTH: Strong results for east valley duck hunters SACRAMENTO – Flights of widgeon and pintail flooded into the Central Valley, giving gunners fresh new targets. James Stone of Elite Sportsmen...

Dickinson offers shooters new ASI Series Semi-Auto Shotgun

New 12 Gauge Model Combines Features Reliable Inertia Action, Premium Quality Construction The new ASI Series from Dickinson Arms gives hunters and sport shooters alike just what they want — a reasonably priced, reliable and versatile semi-automatic 12-gauge that looks and...

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Gamakatsu’s G-3200 G-Box unmatched for small tackle storage

BY MIKE STEVENS SAN CLEMENTE – Tackle storage solutions are kind of like fishing line in that in the overall scheme of things it’s a miniscule investment, but thinking quality doesn’t matter could spell disaster. A poorly-designed utility box might not...

Long Range Report: Two boats arrive on the cow grounds

Anticipation builds after good opening to winter cow season BY GUNDY GUNDERSON SAN DIEGO-- After encountering good sign and good fishing on the first cow trips of the campaign, the long range fleet was buoyed at the prospects for winter fishing...

Waterfowl hunting reports and DFW duck counts from Jan. 20-24

Southern California: Closing week of waterfowl season could be questionable BY JIM NIEMIEC NILAND – While duck hunters at Wister enjoyed pretty good wing shooting on Saturday, not so was hunting at San Jacinto and in Prado Basin. At Wister, the...