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Nashville, Tenn.
April 10-12, 2015
Covington, GA
October 31-November 1, 2014
Raton, N.M.
September 20-October 5, 2014
Indianapolis, IN
April 25-27, 2014
2014 National Smallbore Rifle Championships
Bristol, IN
July 14-25, 2014
2014 National Rifle & Pistol Championships
Camp Perry, OH
July 8 – Aug 10, 2014
Washington, D.C.
June 23-29, 2014
On The Range
Ready to take your scattergun skills to the next level? Why not enlist the aid of a professional shotgun shooting coach?
Here's a critical aspect of carrying concealed that everyone, especially parents, should remember.
If you're going to carry concealed off-body, it's probably a good idea to make sure your purse doesn't telegraph that you're doing so.
A young woman appears to be well on her way to the Olympics.
When it comes to picking a first shotgun for your child, seek advice now to avoid pain later.
These hot little pistols from Kimber allow you to carry cool, even in warm weather.
So a woman walks into a gun store...
This month, professional competition shooter Julie Golob is tackling how expecting moms or moms-to-be can carry concealed.
Whether you're a competitive shooter, a hunter or a casual plinker, you want to keep your shots as steady as possible. Here's how.
This reliable, inexpensive AR-15 offers excellent accuracy for every member of your family, regardless of their height.
Fit is crucial when it comes to shotgunning. Gunsite instructor Il Ling New breaks it down for you.
Gia Rocco's sponsorship by Otis Technology bolsters her already impressive resume.
The 2015 NRA/Brownells Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors combed the SHOT Show for the best products out there.
There's no one-size-fits-all solution, but here are some things to consider.
The 2015 NRA/Brownells Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors combed the SHOT Show for the best products out there.
We're pleased to announce that professional competition shooter Julie Golob will be vlogging with NRA Family InSights!
Our primer on how to get the best out of shooting in the prone position.
Although it's true that silencers are heavily regulated, there are a lot of myths floating around about what it's like to own one.
Purchasing and owning a suppressor for your firearm is not as complicated as you may think. Here's what you need to do.
Want to get the facts on suppressors? Watch this video!
 
In the Field
You've been told that in order to take a turkey you have to bring the heaviest-hitting guns and loads...but is it true?
As the weather heats up, you're more and more likely to encounter a snake during your time in the outdoors. What do you do?
With the release of the new Jurassic World movie, which features Crimson Trace lasers, a number of writers asked ourselves: Could we take a dinosaur?
Father's Day is coming up...are you ready? If you're still searching for the perfect present for the outdoorsman in your life, here's our list.
Archery as a sport is hotter than ever. Here's how to introduce your child in a way that'll keep him or her coming back for more.
Our teenaged contributor takes his first shot at the wily ringneck.
Whether you’re in pursuit of whitetail deer, mule deer, javelina, wild hogs or pronghorn antelope, Texas has it all—plus some exotics that make the Lone Star State one of hunting’s best mixed bags.
Bowie knives, drop-points, hawk-bills...here's what all the terms mean, and which knife is best for what.
The National Archery in the Schools United States National Tournament had a blockbuster turnout.
Hunting for shed antlers is more than just fun—it can be a living, too.
A young woman explains how a single photo can tell the truth about hunting.
Here's what to do if the wilderness starts getting, well, a little wild.
Read this uplifting tale about how, with the help of a sighted mentor and special equipment, this young man entered the world of hunting.
This ancient hunting art is still as fascinating today as it was when it was the sport of kings and nobility.
Being prepared for emergencies doesn't have to cost a fortune. Gear up your go-bag with these 10 items for under $10.
To be an ethical hunter, it's important to keep these four concepts in mind before you squeeze the trigger.
Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum strove to live by the mission of Outdoor Women Unlimited—and succeeded—on a recent turkey hunt in Alabama.
Here are five simple things that you may never have thought of that will increase your chances for success.
The story of how sound wildlife management—together with the assistance of hunters and anglers—has vastly improved America's ecosystem.
American Hunter Senior Editor Karen Mehall hiked 21 miles to Mount Rainier. Here's her list of essentials.
 
Family Fun & Adventure
This rough-talking heroine of the plains' reputation has cast a long shadow in American folklore. Which of the stories are true, and which are fiction?
The iconic BB gun manufacturer is hosting its 5-meter competition for Junior competitors in Rogers, Ark.
Reading these outdoor adventure stories won't feel like homework...we promise.
Looking for a fun way to while away your day? Get a comfy chair and settle in with these great YouTubers.
This thirteenth-century philosopher helped usher in the age of gunpowder in the West.
The Civilian Marksmanship Program's annual Camp Perry matches have something for everyone...don't miss this event!
With the release of the new Jurassic World movie, which features Crimson Trace lasers, a number of writers asked ourselves: Could we take a dinosaur?
This fun outdoor career is an excellent adventure.
Guess which guns are real and which are pure science fiction with the Museum's latest exhibit.
This moving article was submitted to InSights seven years ago by Walter Gorra, who was then 14 years old. It's a classic you won't want to miss.
Was he the greatest American predator hunter of all time?
Here's how to find a great cabin for hunting...or just a weekend vacation with the family.
This trapper, scout, explorer, Indian agent, soldier and rancher became something of a legend.
NRA's latest recreational training event is great for anyone wanting to gain skills with their semi-auto rifle.
Go way beyond lions, tigers and bears with NRA Family, as we travel the world in search of the coolest predators on the globe.
This strange and somewhat controversial personality helped usher in a whole new way to shoot.
What's it like to live in America's largest and wildest state?
How much of this famous lawman's life is fact, and how much is legend?
The Season Four winner of TV's "Top Shot" offers shooting tips that will benefit beginners and pros alike.
The latest in a series of free online films from DU, "Building a Tradition" follows a father-son duo who love waterfowling.
 
Safety
Here's why you should "bite the bullet" and dig deep into your wallet for the best defensive ammunition.
All in all, it's best to avoid a bruin brawl.
Don't let yourself be unprepared to render first aid if your adventures will take you out in the wilderness.
There is no one best method of concealed carry—only the best method for you. Here's how to figure it out.
Wanting to help is basic human nature, but getting involved without knowing all the facts can be hazardous.
What do the teens of today think about the Right to Keep and Bear Arms? Ask this 14-year-old author, and you'll be reassured.
There’s a violent crime every 27.1 seconds, a robbery every 1.5 minutes and a burglary every 16.4 seconds in the United States according to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report for 2013—are you ready if your home and family are next?
Two grandmothers take charge of their own safety...and start a trend in their hometown of Aurora, Ind.
Choosing a handgun for self-defense can be a challenging prospect. Jim Wilson offers some tips.
Professional home-security systems are a fine tool in your defensive plan, but they can be expensive. Here are six ways to build your own effective security system without breaking the bank.
Safety and security while you're traveling goes well beyond having a personal defense firearm. Here are some steps to help make sure you never need it.
Involve the whole family in your emergency preparedness plans—you won't regret it.
Here's what you'll need to know if you're ever forced to defend yourself or a loved one with a firearm.
Are you and your family more prepared than you were on September 10, 2001?
The author, owner of Rick's Firearm Academy of Detroit, details your strategy to improve your safety and enjoy your trip.
You've got the firearm, the holster and the training. But there's one thing you might have forgotten that could prove critical should you ever need to use your gun in a defensive situation: legal advice.
It has been said that an armed society is a polite society. And nowhere is that more important than when dealing with law enforcement.
Was the snake you saw dangerous? What should you do to avoid a bite? How do you help someone who's been bitten? We explore the slithery world of America's venomous snakes.
There's an almost-uncountable number of self-defense munitions offered on the market today. Which ones perform like they should? Check out Tom McHale's list of his top picks.
Can your firearm pass the white-glove test? Here's how to keep your gun clean and safe to use.
 
NEWS
This young lady is making competitive-shooting history.
 
The Fall Doe Camp offers women the opportunity to learn outdoor and firearm skills in a beautiful natural setting.
 
Take your family on a "treasure hunt" in the outdoors with this innovative program.
 
 
 
With momentum building to ease Pennsylvania's Sunday hunting restrictions, the NRA joined state Reps. Frank Farina and Robert Godshall for a press conference June 16 announcing the introduction of legislation to expand Sunday hunting opportunities in the state.
 
The Civilian Marksmanship Program's annual Camp Perry matches have something for everyone...don't miss this event!
 
If you live in Colorado, what better way to bond with Dad than to visit a park for the weekend?
 
Between urbanization and development, simply finding a place to shoot is sometimes half the battle for gun owners. If you're looking for a new shooting range, NRA's National Registry of Places to Shoot can help.
 
This makes 40 states with no minimum hunting age.
 
A $4,790 donation will help the Fayette County Sheriff's office achieve their goals.
 
 
Are you a #shutterbug who loves the #outdoors? Then this is the contest for you.
 
We're happy to welcome the newest member of our editorial staff.
 
A young woman appears to be well on her way to the Olympics.
 
A leading firearms manufacturer steps up to help support the Second Amendment.
 
Part of the excitement of turkey hunting is that it's about luck as much as skill...and this is one lucky young man.
 
North America's most comprehensive directory of shooting facilities can be in the palm of your hand.
 
The NWTF's support of wildlife conservation includes a dedication to the next generation.
 
NRA's latest recreational training event is great for anyone wanting to gain skills with their semi-auto rifle.