South Connellsville Rod & Gun Club Blog

Tested: Top Turkey Chokes

Gear Though famed 19th-century trap shooter Fred Kimble is often cited as one of the earliest developers of shotgun bore constriction, no one knows for certain who was first… Powered by WPeMatico

Coyote Hunting: Scale Your Way To Success

Hunting A simple scoring system helps you quickly assess prime coyote sets Habitat will make or break your coyote hunt. But knowing what coyotes need to make a living is only part of the equation. Identifying land features that optimize your… Powered by WPeMatico

Four Must-Have Bass Lures For Florida

Gone Fishin’ This assortment will do well beyond the border of the Sunshine State as well Terry “Big Show” Scroggins won his first bass tournament in Florida at the age of 12. And he’s since won $2 Million dollars as one of the most decorated anglers in the… Powered by WPeMatico

A Recipe for Smoked Wild Rabbit Casserole

The Cast-Iron Chef Turn small game into a big winter dish This weather hardly seems like rabbit season, but our season is open through the end of the month. Here’s a recipe for those of you just skidding under the hunting… Powered by WPeMatico

Kid Angler Catches Potential World Record Catfish

Gone Fishin’ Dylan Sorrells, 10, landed a monster blue that tops 54 pounds If luck is the intersection of opportunity and preparation, then 10-year-old Dylan Sorrells most certainly was prepared for the 54-pound, 9-ounces of blue catfish that… Powered by WPeMatico

Snow Geese: A Bird of Plenty

Hunting When it comes to snow geese, there’s no shortage of options From a distance the wings of 30,000 migrating fowl turn a sterile blue sky white with specks of black. Dots hover around a cyclone of geese that carrythe mass from the… Powered by WPeMatico

Swamp Gobblers: Kicking Off Spring With Florida Turkey Hunting

Hunting While the rest of the country is frosty and cold, turkey hunters in Florida are chasing strutters among the palmettos and Spanish moss. The pinnacle experience for thousands of turkey hunters is the completion of a Grand Slam, killing at least one each of the four subspecies of wild turkeys in the United… Powered by WPeMatico

Step Up Your Survival Skills with a Blacksmithing Class

The Survivalist I learned to make my own striker for flint and steel fire starting I found a blacksmithing school in my home state of Virginia, aptly named the Virginia Institute of Blacksmithing. I also found that they had an upcoming class that not… Powered by WPeMatico

What's a Bahn Mi? A Tasty Home for Venison Meatballs

The Cast-Iron Chef Born of Vietnamese inspiration, this is one great sandwich About 10 years ago I was at work and a few of the people I work with wanted to order some takeout for dinner. They had all decided on a Vietnamese place down the street… Powered by WPeMatico