Mountain Lion Distribution

Mountain Lion Distribution Throughout Its Range

Mountain lion distribution extends from Southern Canada down through the entire Western United States and throughout South America. There is also small population of … [Read more...]

Bear Baiting Tips and Tricks

Bear baiting tips

For you do-it-yourselfers, successful bear baiting is a bit of an art form. Through the school of hard knocks, we've learned a few things and here are our baiting … [Read more...]

Doctors vs Gun Owners

Doctors vs Gun Owners

Here are a few statistics on Doctors vs Gun Owners: Doctors *safety statistics courtesy of U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services. The number of physicians in the … [Read more...]

Texas Turkey Hunting Success

Turkey hunting in Texas

We had a great time Texas turkey hunting. This Texas turkey hunting outfitter has lots of long beards, hogs and deer. My son, Myles, got his turkey within 30 minutes of … [Read more...]

Bezoar Ibex Hunting in Asia


Ibex Hunting in Asia with an Outstanding Outfitter! Bezoar Ibex hunting is an incredible hunt for one of the most sought after big game trophies in Asia. Their … [Read more...]

My Take on High Fence Hunting

Marc with a great South Africa gemsbock

As a hunting consultant I get asked all the time to discuss the issue of high fence hunting with clients who have never done it before. My opinion on this subject comes … [Read more...]

Antelope in Nebraska

Antelope in Nebraska

Distribution and Abundance of Antelope in Nebraska: Fossils show the pronghorn antelope has roamed North America in its present-day form for over one million years. … [Read more...]

Pickled Venison Heart Recipe

Preparing a deer heart

So you or someone you know went deer hunting and now you have a venison heart in the freezer and you're wondering what to do with it... If you've never eaten heart you … [Read more...]

Unit 5B North Arizona

Arizona elk hunting guides

Hunting Opportunities in Unit 5B North Arizona The Outfitter that we use in Unit 5B North Arizona has been very successfully for our clients. We can help you make the … [Read more...]

Travel Insurance for Hunters

World Map

Travel insurance is well worth the investment, and peace of mind Outdoors International HIGHLY recommends that you protect yourself with travel insurance policies … [Read more...]

Mountain Lion Facts

Mountain lion facts

By T. R. Mader, Research Director | Abundant Wildlife Society of North America Mountain lions, also known as cougars, panthers, or pumas, are highly efficient … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Early Season Elk Hunt


Early Season Elk Hunt: Enjoy this Early season archery elk hunt hunt sequence where Outdoors International's Marc Warnke works in on an early season bull elk in the … [Read more...]

Leopard Hunting Tips

Leopard shot placement

The leopard is one of the most sought after hunting trophies, but also one of the hardest to come by. Here are a few leopard hunting tips for you: Leopards are … [Read more...]

Tips for Hunting in Alaska

Tips for Hunting in Alaska

Talk to a Consultant about Hunting in Alaska » Planning and preparation are key to a successfully hunting in Alaska. Talk with your hunting consultant to … [Read more...]

Field Judging Caribou

Russ Meyer Alaska Caribou

Caribou have unique and complex antlers, so field judging caribou can be very tricky. They are the most difficult of North America's big game animals to score. Boone … [Read more...]

Archer Shoots His Own Hand


This photo was supposedly taken on a cell phone last week after the guy took his friend bowhunter to Bass Pro Shop to buy his first bow. The clerk was 'assisting' him in … [Read more...]

Field Judging Elk

Tips on field judging elk

Field judging elk really isn't that difficult if you use these simple tips. For field judging elk, keep in mind that a typical American elk, Boone and Crockett … [Read more...]

Kryptek Hunting Apparel

Kryptek Hunting Apparel

A Little History On Kryptek Gear: Kryptek has introduced a technical hunting clothing line that has Military tactical apparel attributes imbedded in it. Many of these … [Read more...]

Customs Declaration Form 4457

We advise that all International travelers fill out a Customs Declaration Form 4457 to avoid a potential costly hassle. Here at Outdoors International it is not only … [Read more...]

Hunting Too Hard?


I was thinking about my 2008 season and the adventures I had taken and the people I had met. I must tell you that if it were not for the outdoor experiences I would not … [Read more...]

Bowhunting in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Map

Bowhunting in Zimbabwe wasn't legal until 1989, when the government began to allow bowhunting under special exception of the law, and in 1999 Zimbabwe officially opened … [Read more...]

Field Judging Eland

Field Judging Trophy Eland

The Eland is the largest species of antelope in Africa and one of its' most sought after spiral horned trophies. While field judging Eland, body size and appearance is … [Read more...]

Idaho Bear Hunting

Idaho black bear hunting

We went Idaho bear hunting after work last Thursday… it was raining, sleeting and snowing on way up to the tree stand. At 8:00 p.m. I saw the big cinnamon color phase … [Read more...]

Scoring Cape Buffalo

Scoring cape buffalo

When scoring cape buffalo, keep one thing in mind: A good cape buffalo is an old cape buffalo. An old cape buffalo is fairly easy to field judge. You just need to look … [Read more...]

How to Obtain a US Passport


Passport Application Process Before my first International hunting trip I didn't know where to start in the passport application process, how much it would cost or how … [Read more...]

Mountain Lion Kills Wolf

Mountain lion kills wolf near Garden Valley

Mountain lion kills wolf? Never heard of that one before, but supposedly some hound hunters ran this mountain lion near Garden Valley a few weeks ago. The lion hunters … [Read more...]

Texas Exotics Hunt Review

Black Hawaiian Ram - Texas Exotic Hunting with Rio Bonito Ranch

I recently went Texas exotics hunting. Marc set me up on a great hunt at an incredible hunting lodge and I stayed and hunted for two weeks. For most of the Texas … [Read more...]

Field Judging Mule Deer

mule deer

The Holy Grail of mule deer hunting is the 30 inch buck. Most hunters have 30 inches on their mind and that is all they think about, however it doesn't always take that … [Read more...]

Dreaming of Africa

kudu hunting in South Africa

Every now and then I have one of those nights that I just can't sleep because I'm dreaming of an African Hunting Safari. I really don't know why either, next week I am … [Read more...]

Scoring Mule Deer


So you got a big mule deer buck and you want to know what he scores. Here are all the resources you will need for scoring mule deer. When you're done, send us pics and … [Read more...]

How to Score a Turkey

turkey scoring

It's that time of year to get out in the woods for some turkey hunting. While most turkey hunters don't really ever score their bird, here's how to score a turkey if … [Read more...]

Alaskan Bear Hunting Report

Trophy brown bear hunt

Here is a Alaskan Bear Hunting Report just in from one of our Outfitters. Their spring Alaska Brown Bear hunting season was a complete success. By the way, we still have … [Read more...]