Tag Archives: muzzleloader hunting

Muzzleloader Antlerless Deer Permit App Available

vermont-antlerless-deerVermont’s muzzleloader season antlerless deer hunting permit applications are now available on Vermont Fish & Wildlife’s website.

A quick-link to the information and online applications is on the home page. Applying online automatically enters you to win one of ten $50 Cabela’s gift cards. Continue reading Muzzleloader Antlerless Deer Permit App Available

Trouble On Turkey Creek

muzzleloader-turkey-hunter-in-deadfall-030816April 2014 spring turkey season was drawing to a close. I was sweet-talking a gobbler on Turkey Creek with a diaphragm mouth call. He responded with enthusiastic gobbles but would Continue reading Trouble On Turkey Creek

Flashback Friday – Pronghorns and Muzzleloaders

SafaricoverND1993Editor’s Note: On Friday we dust off a gem from the extensive SCI archives and offer a story from past issues. Today we join a father and son team as they hunt the wary and fleet pronghorn antelope with muzzle loading rifles in Wyoming. This article first appeared in the November/December 1993 issue of Safari Magazine.

A strong west-by-northwest wind blew steadily around the slope of Elk Mountain and across the big grassy flat as we drove to Continue reading Flashback Friday – Pronghorns and Muzzleloaders

Flashback Friday – Blackpowder Bushbuck

Safari Magazine Cover Sept/Oct 1996Editor’s Note: On Friday we comb the Safari Club archives to bring you a story from our past. This week, we follow Don Kettlekamp on safari in Zimbabwe using muzzleloading rifles. This story originally appeared in the September/October 1996 issue of Safari Magazine.

In 1994 I was in Zimbabwe with Butch Coaton of Buffalo Range Safaris, hunting primarily for lion, sable and waterbuck. I really like hunting bushbuck and hoped to take a really big one Continue reading Flashback Friday – Blackpowder Bushbuck