As a young and impressionable youth preoccupied with guns and hunting, I heard a lot of “facts” regarding both that I’ve long since learned are untrue. What is amazing, however, is how Continue reading Facts and Fictions
The upper limits of fine firearms value has been redefined with the John Rigby & Co. and SCI’s collaborative effort for the second in the World Heritage Rifle series. Built by Rigby as a tribute to Jim Corbett’s legendary rifle, the Asian rifle sold at auction on the final night of the 2016 SCI Convention for $250,000, making it the highest price paid for a bolt-action rifle at any SCI Auction. Continue reading SCI & Rigby Set New Rifle Auction Record!
Like so many other deer stands across the Deep South, this stand in southern Georgia overlooked a massive power line right-of-way, 200 yards across, God knows how many miles long, heavy pine forest on both sides. Mature pine forest provides awesome security Continue reading American Hunting Is Going To The Hogs
Safari Club International honored America’s veterans and raised funds and awareness for the SCI Veterans programs. After the Honor Guard marched in the flag, Congressman Ryan Zinke expressed his support of SCI and all the veterans they serve, then lead the room in the Pledge of Allegiance.
After remarks and thanks from SCI/F President Joe Hosmer, SCI President-Elect Paul Babaz and SCI President Larry Higgins, Jim Shockey presented a retrospective of hunting programs from the silent era of film to today.