Offered in partnership by America’s Boating Club, the United States Power Squadrons, and the nonprofit BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water, Cruising Boats and Systems is great for first-time cruisers and can be taken anytime from home, office or mobile device by going to
Due to concerns of high water levels and water flow rates impacting levees and properties along the Missouri River from mile markers 750 (Sioux City) through 498 (Rulo), the Coast Guard and Army Corp of Engineers are requesting all vessels to operate at the slowest speed necessary for safe navigation to avoid producing wake within this area.
Hornady announced that Team Hornady shooter, Doug Koenig has won the 2019 European Bianchi Cup, held last month in Germany. Koenig took first place using Hornady .38 Cal. 110gr. XTP bullets.

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. announced that Team Ruger Captain Doug Koenig took first place in the Open Division and first overall at the 2019 European Bianchi Cup Championship match. He had a final aggregate score of 1920-183 and was shooting his Ruger Custom Shop SR1911 built open competition pistol.
Although BTT has been conducting research and promoting conservation in Belize for many years, there is an urgent need for a large-scale strategic plan to address the many growing threats to the flats fishery in Belize and Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula.
Lapua has teamed up with Vudoo Gun Works to sponsor a unique opportunity for rimfire enthusiasts at the 2019 NRA World Shooting Championship at the Peacemaker National Training Center in Glengary, WV.
The National Rifle Association’s 6th Annual World Shooting Championship is this week at the Peacemaker National Training Center in Glengary, West Virginia.

Find out about Spring Mill State Park’s transportation past during “Rivers, Roads, and Rails,” a presentation from Indiana University professor emeritus David Nord, on Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. at the Lakeview Activity Center.
Patoka Lake is hosting its 17th annual Dutch oven cook-off on Saturday, Oct. 12 beginning with registration noon at the campground. All culinary skill levels are welcome to participate.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will host three outdoor events on Sept. 28 in support of National Hunting and Fishing Day. Each wildlife conservation-focused event, held on the coast, the piedmont and the mountains of North Carolina, will feature family-friendly outdoor activities such as fishing, archery and more.
The new PPQ M2 Coyote Tan is available in limited quantities. Both slide and frame are Cerakote Coyote Tan while the trigger, mag release, slide release barrel, and backstrap remain black.

Now shipping, the Walther PPK stainless is the next step in the new Fort Smith, Arkansas production PPK family. It is chambered in 380 ACP.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has issued season limits for the 2019-2020 oyster harvesting season. Effective immediately, the 2019-20 season will begin October 1, 2019 with no commercial harvesting on Wednesdays, and temporary closures to wild harvesting in certain areas where there is a low abundance of oysters.
To help reduce the spread of rusty crayfish to other waterbodies in Iowa, licensed bait dealers can no longer harvest any crayfish species from Storm Lake. Crayfish collected for bait from Storm Lake for personal use can only be used in Storm Lake and cannot be transported live from the lake.
John Hoyer of Orono, Minnesota, weighed a three-day total of 67.73 pounds to win the National Walleye Tour Presented by Cabela’s and Bass Pro Shops Championship event at Devils Lake, North Dakota, September 13.

Brendan Bayard, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, measured a combined, two-day limit of 121.75 inches to win the championship event for the 2019 IFA Kayak Fishing Tour on September 14 at Grand Isle, Louisiana.
Deer hunters who applied for a Vermont muzzleloader season antlerless deer permit by the August 14 deadline can now go to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife website ( to see if they won a permit.
Adams Arms announced that Jason East has been promoted to the role of President. In his new role as President, East will lead all aspects of day to day operations of the company.
RISE Armament is proud to announce that one of its valued team members, Tucker Chonka, received recognition from the nonprofit organization OK2Grow as an Oklahoma Emerging Manufacturing Leader.

High Speed Gear is proud to announce a working partnership with Wes Doss, CEO and founder of Khyber Interactive Associates LLC.
American Tactical, US manufacturer and world-wide importer of firearms, ammunition and tactical equipment, is proud to announce their new partnership with Tactical Gear Distributors.
MidwayUSA announces the release of "How Alaska Changed My Life," a short story by Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA.
Continuing its partnership with one of the 10 largest rodeos in the world, Nosler Inc. returned to the Pendleton Round-Up for a third consecutive year to award the 2019 All-Around Grand Champion cowboy with a custom Nosler M48 Long Range Rifle.

- JOBS -
Davidson’s is currently seeking a shooting and hunting enthusiast with outside sales and/or merchandising experience to serve as a Sales Representative - Outside in the Ohio River Valley region (Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, & West Virginia).
The Director of Finance and Operations oversees all activities pertaining to BTT’s financial management, human resources, and operational efficiency.
Kalashnikov USA is looking for a highly motivated, creative Digital Media Manager with experience and a passion for connecting with people to engage with customers, convert followers into customers and customers into promoters.
new design and upgraded features

Big&J's flagship attractant-BB2™ has been proven by hunters across the whitetail's range to attract trophy animals and keep them lingering in an area for close encounters and a sure, ethical shot.
Thiessens' V1 Whitetail Packable Rainwear is so lightweight, the Rain Pant and Jacket can be stowed in the bottom of a pack or behind the seat of your truck, so you're never without protection against unexpected showers.
Like all ScentLok BE:1 apparel, the Voyage Jacket and Pant are designed for full-day sits and employ advanced, archery-friendly designs, ultra-silent fabrics, and unsurpassed ScentLok Carbon AlloyTM technology for maximum odor adsorption.
Abu Garcia® blends its iconic features with custom rod grips by Winn® to bring an improved grip and comfort to the new LTD Program rods and combos. The Vendetta® LTD and Veritas® LTD standalone rods, as well as the Revo® X LTD and Revo® S LTD spinning and casting combos, provide exceptional durability and a comfortable, and well-controlled grip to suit any angler’s needs.
Head out on your adventure wearing the Realtree Women's Girls Unite Long Sleeve T-shirt by Academy Sports + Outdoors.
- NEWS -
Breach-Bang-Clear is proud to announce that GW Ayers Grimm, Lord of House Grimm, is now Justiciar of the Realm and King's Headsman for House Morningwood. GW, a lifelong practitioner of the noble profession of arms, is a former career soldier who served over 2 decades before retiring as a SNCO.
Realtree introduces a new digital series called Grigsby, which follows the famous Illinois Grigsby Farm, its family and staff, its hunting operation, plus land and wildlife management.
In 2014, the National Archery in the Schools Program and the International Bowhunting Organization partnered up to further enhance the archery experience for youth participating in NASP. Its biggest goal is to introduce youth to the sport of archery and the outdoors.
Whitetails Unlimited has committed $18,750 to continue the WTU Whitetail Watch Initiative, an anti-poaching campaign, which brings the 2-year total spent on this initiative to $35,000.
Scheels, one of America’s largest sporting goods retailers, has renewed their sponsorship of Safari Club International.
Smiles were contagious as labor union volunteers introduced youth to conservation, hunting and the shooting sports Sunday, September 15 during the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) 8th Annual Get Youth Outdoors Day at Wild Marsh Sporting Clays in Clear Lake, Minnesota.
TrueTimber has joined Bass Pro Shops and industry partners in donating $25,000 to hurricane relief efforts in the Bahamas.
Nebraska Game and Parks Commission educator Monica Macoubrie was recently nominated to receive a 2019 Inspire Award. Inspire Awards seek to highlight the achievements of Lincoln’s women who have excelled both as a professional and a role model.
In response to the recent charge against firearms owners’ Constitutional right to possess standard capacity magazines, XTech Tactical is offering its “Common Use” sale Sept 17th-Sept 25th 2019.
B.A.S.S., the world’s largest fishing organization, and Toyota have renewed their longstanding, 16-year partnership for four more years.
If you have a current Utah hunting, fishing or combination license, you can visit either of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources public shooting ranges on Saturday, Sept. 28 and shoot for free.
Septic tanks have been found to be a major contributor of degrading water quality and fisheries across the nation: get SepticSmart to do your part in the cleanup
Idaho Fish and Game's fisheries staff continue to monitor steelhead returns over Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River, and the run appears to be smaller than earlier forecasted, which could prompt the Fish and Game Commission to alter the already-restricted season.
If your oak tree seems to be losing its leaves early, it may be due to a disease called Bur Oak Blight, caused by a fungus. This disease has been seen mostly in bur oak trees, but symptoms have also been found on swamp white oaks.
Gov. Eric J. Holcomb has proclaimed this as SepticSmart Week in Indiana.
The Indiana Natural Resources Commission (NRC), during its regularly scheduled bi-monthly meeting on Sept. 17 at Fort Harrison State Park, approved the creation of a new nature preserve, Perfect Lake Nature Preserve.
This week on Guns & Gear, it’s elevated accuracy with Timney Triggers' Elite Hunter and Hit M700 triggers; a walkie talkie add-on for Walker's Razor electric muffs; the return of Smith & Wesson's 610 10mm revolver-- and more.
Shooting USA features precision rifle competition that’s exploring the new limits on ethical long-range hunting. Plus the “Enfield for snipers,” the L42A1, one of History’s Guns.
This week’s episode of DU TV features a hunt with retired Ducks Unlimited CEO Dale Hall and Mossy Oak founder Toxey Haas at Haas’ place near West Point, Miss.
More than 100,000 volunteers are expected to gather rakes, shovels and trash bags to help improve public lands around the country for the 26th annual National Public Lands Day (NPLD) on Saturday, September 28.
Event Calendar


St. Simons Island, GA

34th Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference

Sheraton Crescent Hotel, 2620 W Dunlap Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85021

Ducks Unlimited Inaugural Eastern Continental Shoot

Bass Pro Shops Shooting Academy, Branson, Missouri Info:

Outdoor Wire - 2271 N Upton St., Arlington, VA 22207
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