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Taking My Gun for a Walk

This past weekend I spent many hours taking my gun for a walk. I know to some it may seem like a waste of time, but he had been a really good boy and was just begging me to take him for a walk in the woods.

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Montana Hunting and Fishing Reports

Hear the latest hunting and fishing news from around the state, courtesy of our friends at the Montana Outdoor Radio Show.

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Montana Hunting Mocked in New Episode of American Dad [VIDEO]

Hunting season is underway here in Montana, and as we all know, it is a way of life for us. In Sunday's episode of American Dad, titled "Buck Wild," Stan takes his son Steve on a C.I.A. hunting trip to Montana. But the C.I.A. has a little more sophisticated way of hunting game.

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McKayla Kammerer - I got this nice Montana bull east of Missoula. It was taken during the fall hunting season of 2011.
McKayla Kammerer - I got this nice Montana bull east of Missoula. It was taken during the fall hunting season of 2011.
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Vote in the Bob Ward and Sons’ Scope It, Mount It, Shoot It Contest [SPONSORED]

Here are the photos of trophy animals taken with Leupold scopes in the Bob Ward and Sons' Scope It, Mount It, Shoot It Contest. Now it's time to vote for your favorite photo.

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Rocky Mountain Elk
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Scarce Harvest After First Weekend of Hunting Season [AUDIO]

The general rifle season opened on Saturday, October 26, and although hunters went into the hills in droves, game was scarce for the first weekend.

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Bass Creek Area to Reopen for Recreation November 1 [AUDIO]

The popular Bass Creek recreation area will be reopened to the public on Friday, November 1, by the Stevensville Ranger District. The area has been closed since May for tree thinning operations.

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Safety – Courtesy Are Keys to Success for Hunters [AUDIO]

As hunters head into the hills on the first weekend of the general hunting season, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials are reminding them that safety and courtesy are the keys to any successful hunt.

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One Lucky Lady Fills Her Big Horn Sheep Tag

For the past seven years my husband has paid to put me in the drawing for a big horn sheep tag. The first year he put me in for the drawing, he thought I was a shoe-in. I should have been, because way back then the difference between the number of applicants and the number of tags given out was less than five. He was sure I would draw it, but sadly I didn’t.

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Montana Wildlife Agency Unable to Get Information About Federal Lands Due to Government Shutdown [AUDIO]

With general rifle hunting season due to start on October 26, even officials at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks are having problems getting information about federal public lands, due to the partial government shutdown.

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Hunter Gets More Than He Bargained for and Has Close Encounter with a Black Bear

My husband is an avid hunter, so he has had a few close encounters with wildlife in his day. However, he has never had an encounter quite as close as this hunter had. This hunter was enjoying a nice afternoon in a tree stand waiting for his prey to come along, when he was visited by an almost too friendly black bear.

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Elk Calling Tips For The Montana Rut [VIDEO]

This weekend, is traditionally the height of the rut for Montana elk. The bulls are going crazy. It is time to get out and pretend to be "Dr. Dolittle." You have to learn how to talk like the animals before you can speak their language.

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Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks Share Statistics on Montana Archery Hunting

Unfortunately, my attempt to fill my elk tag with my archery equipment, was unsuccessful this past weekend. As I have learned in my years of bowhunting, only about ten percent of all the archery hunters are successful. Not because there is a lack of animals this time of year, but because it takes a lot more skill than just pulling a trigger. Ron Ashiem, of the Montana FWP, recently shared some interesting facts about archery numbers in the state of Montana.

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