Varminter - var·mint·er (värmnt r) - n.  -  A person who hunts varmints (vermin, typically small mammals); a varmint hunter.  Varminters hunt as a means of pest control, to protect property, livestock or crops, in lieu of other, less environmentally friendly options, such as poison.
Another small pile of ground squirrels.

NE California Ground Squirrel Hunt Report – 17WSM

Holy grails are few are far between in the varmint hunting community.  We don’t have scoring methods and clubs to measure how successful our hunts are.  Instead, we gauge our success on factors that matter only to us.  To some, it is sheer numbers of animals taken and to others it is the sum total […]

Read Full Article

Aero Precision Ultralight Extended Scope Mount Review

Back in the summer of 2013, Aero Precision released their Ultralight scope mount. We were lucky enough to get our hands on this mount to use on our main varmint/hunting AR. Overall we were very pleased with the unit, which offers a lot of value. However, there were some that were not happy that you […]

Read Full Article

FX Boss 30 Caliber Airgun Field Test & Hunt Report Video

The FX Boss .30 Caliber Airgun is one of a new breed of commercial big-bore airguns that are filling an ever-widening niche for serious airgunners.  When I got access to one, I jumped at the chance to take it into the field and video some kills.  However, a little time shooting some pellets at some […]

Read Full Article
Winter Spot and Stalk Predator Hunting

Winter Spot and Stalk Predator Hunting

When winter predators don’t cooperate with calling, or if you want to experience a different type of predator hunting, I suggest you make a switch to the spot and stalk style of predator hunting.  Predator calling is the new, hot, sport for hunters who want to fill in the winter doldrums with excitement and the […]

Read Full Article

Hawke Sidewinder 30 Tactical SF 4.5-14×42 Scope Review

Choosing a scope for your rifle, whether it’s an air rifle or AR-15, can be tough. This is because there are so many options these days. This may not seem like a bad thing at first, but once you really start to dive into your search, you may soon realize the frustration of picking the […]

Read Full Article

Wheeler Professional Reticle Leveling System Review

For those looking to install a scope on their bolt-action rifle, air rifle, shotgun, or AR-15, Wheeler Engineering created their Professional Reticle Leveling System (also referred to as the PRLS in this article). Ensuring that your scope’s reticle is level is essential if you want to ensure accuracy; especially if you are using a tactical […]

Read Full Article

Aero Precision Ultralight Scope Mount Review

In the early summer of 2013, Aero Precision (also referred to as AP in this article), a name that’s rising in popularity among the AR-15 community, announced a product that they’d been working on for quite sometime; their Ultralight scope mount for the AR platform. While many in the media will not admit it, the […]

Read Full Article

17 Win Super Mag and Savage BMAG – First Hunt Report

I finally got to take the .17 Winchester Super Magnum varmint hunting.  I know that sounds very matter of fact, but the last month has been a mad dash to try and get my hands on one of the new Savage B.MAG rifles and  the new .17 Winchester Super Magnum ammunition to feed it. It […]

Read Full Article