Hunting with an outfitter or guide can be a great way to have the hunt of a lifetime. However, it's easy to forget that it is not as simple as just paying a lot of money to a guide or an outfitter in order to have a good hunt. You, as the hunter, have certain expectations...
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation this summer partnered with a conservation-minded family and the U.S. Forest Service to permanently protect 317 acres of prime elk habitat in the Elkhorn Mountains, south of Helena, Montana.
For the first time in a handful of years, biologists have good news about many Wyoming antelope populations. Back-to-back years with few fawn born followed a harsh 2010 and 2011 winter. Hunting license numbers shrank as wildlife managers...
A bear may not run when it sees a flying robot swooping in from the sky — but the animal may still be in distress. So says a recent study on how black bears in Minnesota react to unmanned aerial vehicles, also called drones. In the study, the first ever to test wild...
A Lincoln, Nebraska, man was drawn by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission as the winner of one of Nebraska's two bighorn sheep hunting permits. Terry Bogle's name was selected from 2,307 applicants for a lottery limited to just Nebraska residents.
The big, tough bighorn sheep transplanted to Nebraska from Canada three years ago haven't avoided the pneumonia scourge that plagues herds across the West. The wild Sowbelly Canyon herd — which started with 41 critters and peaked at 98 — suffered an approximate...
Black Hill Pioneer columnist Bob Speirs writes: When I saw that the Outdoor Campus wild-game cooking class was teaching students how to prepare meals from bighorn sheep, I had a few questions? The carcass hanging in the class photo looked fresh. Had we lost one of our latest...
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