Category Archives: Guns & Hunting

Enjoy exciting hunting stories told by SCI members and read about the latest guns and gear they’re using in the bush.


Flashback Friday – The Shepard’s Binoculars

huntforeverCoverND83Editor’s Note: On Friday we dig into the expansive Safari archives and bring you a story from one of our earlier issues. This week we are hunting the steep and dangerous Caucasus mountains for Russian tur. This story originally appeared in the November/December 1983 issue of Safari Magazine.

It was getting late. We had perhaps an hour of daylight left. I had no idea whether we were going to make a stalk now or wait until the next day, though I thought we should try. The tur was downhill and about a thousand yards away from where we sat. Continue reading

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The Wallow Bull is Down!

The author and his Wallow bull taken at 27 yards. The old bull scores 360 SCI points.
The author and his Wallow bull taken at 27 yards. The old bull scores 360 SCI points.

It took 10 years to draw the coveted Arizona archery elk permit.

“The Arizona draw results are up online,” my buddy said. “So what?” I thought, “I never draw anyway.” This was back in May, but when I went to Continue reading


SCI 2015 Convention – Jim Shockey Seminar

huntforeverSCIseminarsjimshockeyThe excitement is building for the 43rd Annual SCI Convention and Ultimate Hunter’s Market. Once again, Jim Shockey will be presenting his popular seminar; Hunting the World. This one hour seminar will focus on Jim’s latest and greatest hunting adventures from around the world, with exclusive behind the scenes action from hunts on five continents.

Jim illustrates this action packed seminar with as-it-happened video and explains what it takes physically and mentally to handle the challenges of extreme weather conditions, difficult shots and the political and environmental dangers that are part of hunting in some of the most remote and inhospitable places on earth. Don’t miss this exciting seminar! Seats fill up fast – Register today!





SCI Convention Keeps Getting Better and Better!

hunforever2015conventionfloor2Get ready to be amazed!

The 43rd Annual Safari Club International Convention and Ultimate Hunter’s Market is shaping up to be more exciting than ever!

Last February, Attendees could see more than 1,100 exhibitors from around the world, chat with outfitters about the hunts they sell, and shop from a wide variety of hunting and luxury products. Members could also see the finest wildlife taxidermy and diorama work and art displayed by the world’s most renowned wildlife artists. Continue reading