Resident and Non-Resident Hunts-Nevada Big Game Draw Odds

Nevada big game hunt opportunities, tag rationed and limited by environment and climactic conditions, are also subject to "resident" and "non-resident"  quota guidelines...but how do the resident vs. non-resident quotas figure into this equation? According to Nevada Board of Wildlife Commission Policy No. 24, a "quality hunting experience" vs. a "quantity of hunting opportunity" strategy has been applied the past 30 years.  This policy includes keeping limits [...]

May 13th, 2013|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, License & Tags|

Nevada Board of Wildlife Commission-Upcoming Big Game Status Report and Quota Setting

Have you ever wondered how Nevada big game quotas are established by the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners? Nevada big game hunters should be interested in the upcoming meeting of the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commission for possible action on Nevada Big Game Quotas for the 2013-14 Season.  The Commission establishes regulations for the numbers of tags to be [...]

May 6th, 2013|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, Hunting Topics, License & Tags|

Nevada Big Game Application Deadline

Attention all Nevada big game hunters!   Your big game application deadline for 2013 is Monday, April 15th.......11 p.m. for online applications, 5 p.m. for paper applications...........

April 14th, 2013|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, License & Tags|

BC Wildlife Taxidermy Discounts

The owner of BC Wildlife Taxidermy has offerd a 10% discount for all members of NevadaOutdoorsman.com website on all Birds and Euopean Mounts. Also a rebate discount of $ 50.00 on all big game shoulder mounts

January 31st, 2013|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, Hunting Topics, Taxidermy|

Nevada Hunting Reminder-Important Closing Dates & Revision

           Nevada Waterfowl Season hunting closes Sunday, January 27th, 2013 .......... If you were lucky enough to draw a big game tag this season.....2012 Big Game Return Card Questionnaires are due back to Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) by January 31st, 2013.....  

January 26th, 2013|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, License & Tags|

Nevada Hunting- Overview of Broadhead Blades

  Although each archer has a personal preference of the type of Broadhead blade he/she uses, here are some advantages and disadvantages of the various types-     1 Fixed blade: Advantages-Dependability, plus the ability to sharpen nicked or dulled edges.... Disadvantages-Tend to fly differently through the wind towards the target point.... For cost comparison-fixed [...]

September 17th, 2012|Bowhunting, Hunting|

Nevada Hunting-Mule Deer Tags Still Available

           Attention Nevada hunters!  Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) announced earlier this week that 477 resident tags are still available for the Mule Deer Antlerless Any Legal Weapon Hunt 1181.....           NDOW also announced that there are still 741 tags available for Antlered Longbow Hunt Mule Deer Antlered Longbow Hunt 1341 (Aug. 10-Sept. 9), with both resident and non-resident [...]

August 18th, 2012|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, License & Tags, Nevada Outdoorsman|

Nevada Hunting-Antelope Season Opens for Nevada Archery Hunters

          As bow season for antelope opens, Nevada hunters can benefit from being aware of how the pronghorn species has adapted to the native environment.  According to a biological bulletin published in 1983 by Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), the pronghorn  are the fastest running ungulate (hoofed animal) in North America, with adult speeds being [...]

August 5th, 2012|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting|

Nevada Hunting-Area 181 and 184 Update

To Nevada hunters who drew tags for area 181 and 184-Be aware that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is preparing to gather up approximately 450 to 525 wild horses 70 miles east of Fallon, Nevada.  According to the BLM, the gather will take place in the Desatoya Mountains within Churchill and Lander counties.  The [...]

July 25th, 2012|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, Locations, Nevada Outdoorsman|

Nevada Hunting, Area 6 Update

      While heading into Nevada hunting area 6, talked to Tom, owner of Taylor Canyon Resort.  When asked if it's worthwhile to go up to Toe Jam Mountain via McCann Creek Road to hunt  the area, Tom advised that McCann Creek Road is closed off at the ranch, denying access to the area.  The same ranch [...]

July 9th, 2012|Big Game, Bowhunting, Hunting, Locations|