Nevada Hunting | 2017 Nevada Big Game Application Period Closing Soon

With the deadline drawing near for applying for 2017 Nevada big game tags, you will need to make a decision soon about where and what to hunt.....there's a few things to keep in mind~   About 80% of Nevada land is federally owned-giving Nevada hunters increased opportunity to hunt on thousands of acres of pristine wildlife [...]

2017 Nevada Big Game Season | Online Application Available March 20th

Nevada Big Game Hunters, Online Applications for Big Game Season 2017 are available tomorrow, March 20th 2017   Have you done your homework on what unit and species you would like to apply for this year? Be aware there are some changes to waiting periods for antelope (horns longer than ears) and antlered elk regardless of [...]

Nevada Big Game Hunting 2016 | Nevada Antelope Archery Season is Here

Today is the day. The 2016 archery season opening for Nevada Big Game antelope hunters has arrived. Be sure to check out fire conditions in the Northern Nevada hunt units before heading out.  The Virginia mountain complex fires are leading to closed highways near Pyramid Lake and other roadways leading to hunt units in the Northern Washoe County areas. [...]

Nevada Hunting Conditions Fire Affecting Nevada Hunt Units

As we head into July, wildfires are impacting parts of the Silver State,  possibly affecting Nevada hunting conditions.       An unfortunate situation with a wildfire is currently burning north of Battle Mountain, Nevada.  The "Hot Pot" fire near hunt unit 068 is currently only 5% contained.     With archery season right around the corner in August, [...]

Do You Know the Big Game Prevalence in your Nevada Hunt Unit for 2016?

If you've been lucky enough to draw a Nevada Big Game tag for 2016, you may want to look into the tag numbers for the unit you drew for that hunt unit.       NDOW_HuntUnits_2013_ArchD   2016-Big-Game-Quotas-Approved-HCs   Also, take a look at that Nevada hunt unit and think about the geographical size of the unit.  For [...]

2016 Nevada Big Game | Main Draw Application Opening March 21st

It's the day we've been waiting for- The 2016 Nevada Big Game Application Main Draw, opening Monday, March 21st.   Now is the time to do your homework regarding species and units to apply for, and there are resources available to help you make an educated decision.   NOU recommends accessing Nevada Department of Wildlife's [...]

Nevada Outdoorsman Product Review | Wyoming Saw for Nevada Big Game Hunting

Nevada Big Game Hunters often encounter challenging field conditions, so being prepared with the most effective, convenient hunting gear is key.  The Wyoming Saw fills the bill.             If you are looking for a hunting saw with portability and convenience, NOU recently reviewed the Wyoming Saw (#1) during a recent Nevada mule [...]

October 5th, 2015|Big Game, Bowhunting, Equipment, Hunting, Nevada Outdoorsman|

Second Draw Second Chance | 2015 Nevada Big Game Second Draw Application Deadline

If you didn't draw a Nevada Big Game tag on your first draw attempt, the second draw application deadline is this Friday.....     Don't miss out....second draw application for Nevada Big Game opens Friday, June 12th at 8am, and closes on June 29th, 11pm.   For an overview of remaining tags available: Click Here

2015 Nevada Big Game Tag Results | Nevada Outdoorsman Events Calendar

Now that the 2015 Nevada Big Game tag results have become available,  be sure to take advantage of the Nevada Outdoorsman "Events" calendar for reference on opening dates, species, and Nevada hunting units.   Our calendar was designed with the Nevada Big Game hunter in mind.  We provide an easily viewed reference for tag holders when trying to confirm your [...]

June 8th, 2015|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, License & Tags, Locations|

Nevada Hunting Etiquette | Consideration of the Fellow Hunter

Everyone has probably seen it, that one hunter who believes he/she has the right to do whatever they want to do when out in the field....     Not everybody talks about it, but it's worth reviewing some basic points of consideration of hunter etiquette in Nevada. A majority of hunters share a common respect in the [...]