1971 Outdoor Life

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January
Features - Alaska's Agony (Alaskan wildlife is under siege on all sides. Who's to blame?), Ice Fishing In Dixie (Marylanders show that Yankees have no monopoly on this great sport), Trophies To Order (Here are the facts on fee hunting for foreign game in the U.S.), Crows Like Wildfire (Man and boy get expert tips on how to use decoys, blinds and calls), The Day The Rebels Attacked (Six savage murders brought our African safari to a shattering end), Mallards By The Numbers (The point system really works. We get more Ducks and have more fun), Walking A Coyote Track (Finding such a track in easy in Iowa; following it is a challenge), What Our Own Bass Tells Us (Ten years of watching Bass teach us why they hit and when), The Cat In Pace County (The stock-killer had long eluded hunters. Was he too much now for my bow?), Set Guns Kill Polar Bears...And It's Legal (Norway's market hunters shoot 300 to 400 a year for their pelts), Don't Shoot The Bearded Lady (The trick wasn't just to find a goat - but to make sure it was a Bully), Camp By Boat (How to get away from crowds and discover better hunting and fishing), New Boats And Motors (Outdoorsmen gain in trend toward better, more-functional products), The Best-Of-All Boat (Your cash is low but you want a rig for varied fishing? Is this it?), News Of Your Region (Special news section on hunting, fishing and conservation) Departments - Archery (Test for Broadheads), Boating (New boats and motors for 1971), Camping (The sport's changing face), Dogs (The most popular dogs?), Fishing (Winter fishing bonus), Salt Water (Splashing for Barracuda), Shooting (Where to place the shot on big game), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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February
Features - Tragedy Of India's Wildlife (Can other nations protect their wildlife from a similar fate?), Lost In An Icy Hell (An eerie disaster locks us in icy mountains without food or fire), Some Like It Cold (It cost $1 and the price of a wardrobe to convert me to ice fishing), Secret Of The Rock (Take a tip from experts on how to find a big-Deer hotspot), The Winter The Antelope Moved To Town (Starving Antelope create unusual drama when they invade a town), Can We Save Rock Creek? (What can sportsmen do now to save this blue-ribbon Trout stream), Sheep Hunting Is An Art (Hunting the regal wild Ram is a privilege not to be taken lightly), Mr. Bob Is Full Of Beans (I say the best is yet to come for Southern Quail hunters), Don't Forget The Bluegills (When these scrappers slam our bugs, we hardly remember the Bass), Stay For The Ending (My star-crossed bowhunt had a wild windup I still can't believe), Mexico's Madcap Fish Market (The fishing is excellent, and anytime is the best time to enjoy it), A Hunter Cooks (These rules and recipes take all the bunk out of game cooking), News Of Your Region (Special news section on hunting, fishing and conservation) Departments - Archery (Shots I remember), Boating (Improving fiberglass boats), Camping (How to rent a camping trip), Dogs (Training or heredity?), Fishing (The Maine thing), Salt Water (Snook by the roadside), Shooting (Rifles in Africa), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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March
Features - Safari In The Seventies (Still a lifetime's dream, the safari is changing. Here are details), New Ice-Fishing Action (Experts show me a great new system for catching winter Whitefish), Never Say Never (Just when you're sure what Bears will do, one will prove you wrong), Kings Of The Spring (How-to on Chinooks in the only California river with a spring run), Team Turkey (How would I make out hunting the wary Gobblers with two partners?), Acres Of Action (Here's what happens when you go for Pacific Sailfish on light tackle), Leader Of The Band (Sheep hunting with a broken foot wasn't what my doctor ordered), "Best Bass Bait In The World" (That's what experts say about an odd Florida Minnow. I find out why), Uproar Is The Name Of The Game (I discover the unique joys and travails of Irish Woodcock hunting), Challenge Of The Chuck (The ultimate test - an easy one to flunk - is to hunt him with a bow), Go Camping To Catch More Fish (An easy and pleasant way to be there and ready when the fish are), Trailers That Float (Our test run shows how these new rigs measure up on land or water), Bigger And Better Rec-Vees (They're plush but practical, safe but sleek. And new ideas are the rule), News Of Your Region (Advice from experts on where to camp and fish in your own area) Departments - Archery (An unusual archery club), Boating (Painting and refinishing), Camping (Bigger and better rec-vees), Dogs (Springer Spaniel Championship), Fishing (Lunkers of Great Slave Lake), Salt Water (Using the dolphin decoy), Shooting (The 7 mm Remington Magnum), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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April
Features - Now: Total Fishing (Learn to use a thermometer this way and double your fishing action), Ghosts Of The Wrangells (A ram with a flintlock means many hazards between trophy and trigger), The Jumping Jacks (We search for huge Pike on water seldom or never fished before), Grouse Behind The Iron Curtain (Russian gamebirds are much like American, but the hunting isn't), Sebago Comeback (Had this once famed Salmon lake really overcome ravages of DDT?), About Face! (Spectacular photos solve mystery about the Coyote's sleight of foot), One For The Books? (Here's how anglers have eaten, given away or otherwise lost record fish), Iowa Eye-Opener (I went from Catfisherman to Trout nut in one summer on these streams), Turkeys Talk In Texas (We cash in on our state's first spring Gobbler hunt in modern times), Bugging Is More Fun (If you like topwater action, you'll enjoy flyrod Bass bugging), A Man's Errand (Was my teenager old enough to handle Michigan's biggest Black Bear?), Lakers On The Breakup (An idyllic winter's-end ice-fishing fling on a remote lake), News Of Your Region (Special 8-page section on fishing, hunting and conservation), Can You Match Them Up (Test your experience in the fields and forests with this wildlife quiz) Departments - Archery (Women in archery), Boating (How to choose a canoe), Camping (Taming the trip-spoilers), Dogs (Which retriever for you?), Fishing (Shad - the spring fish), Salt Water (Flyrod popping for Stripers), Shooting (Our changing point of impact), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, Fishing Seasons, Shopping, What's New
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May
Features - Death Ran With The River (We learn too late that we've tackled the wild water at a bad time), Blueprint For Success (This system will tell you where the fish are and how to catch them), One Dinner Coming Up (Photos of a drama rarely seen: a Leopard with a take-home meal), The Miramichi Goes Public (Fabled river of "wealthy anglers" offers you miles of Salmon fishing), Float Trip For Crows (By taking to the waterways to hunt Crows, we sharpen up for Ducks), Hatch On A Hot Lake (We flyfish for gorging Trout on one of the best lakes in the West), The Ghosts Of Shelby Forest (Was this pale Buck a myth, or was he real? One morning I found out), The Hidden Lakes Of Long Island (No good Bass fishing in megalopolis? Don't you believe it), Tourists, Take Your Tackle (Few American travelers know of West Germany's huge Pike and Walleyes), Bowhunting All Year (We shoot at live, not dummy, targets all the time and so can you), A Lean And Angry Bear (I hunted him three years before I found out why he was so strange), Bluegills And Blubbers (We seek out bedded Bream for sport that keeps out rod tips dancing), News Of Your Region (Special news section on fishing, hunting and conservation) Departments - Archery (The sport of all seasons), Boating (The amazing airboat), Camping (What's new in camping gear?), Dogs (The Gordon Setter), Fishing (Permit: the fish you can't forget), Salt Water (The Ugly Duckling fly), Shooting (Those Italian shotguns), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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June
Features - What One Man Can Do (Here's how you can fight right now to protect our national resources), Marijuana Is For The Birds (It's invaluable as cover. Spray it, and gamebirds could be decimated), Bad Winds And The Big Pike Of Kesagami (Swarming Walleyes and monster Pike on a newly opened wilderness lake), I Never Want A Bigger Moose (Indians laughed when we hunted Moose as we do Deer, but it works), Lakers Along The Shore (We fight hordes of biting insects to reach wild fishing at it's best), Veterans' Pheasant Hunt (Prescription for disabled Vietnam vets: a big dose of wingshooting), Smallmouth: The Fighter (This fine gamefish is No. 1 with many anglers. Here's how I take him), Mighty River (Fertile, unfinished Humboldt Current nourishes sea life beyond belief), Trail Cookery Simplified (At-home preparation helps make our backpack meals tasty, low-cost), Bulls Of The Midnight Pond (I wade the cool dark water in quest of good-eating old jug-o'-rum), The Jamison Loop (Fishing can be great on an easy wilderness backpack with the family), The Four-Year Wait (To arrow a wary Buck with a remarkable rack, I pull out all stops), The Doc Psyches Big Bass (Retired psychiatrist helps men who see visions of huge Largemouths), News Of Your Region (Special news section on fishing, hunting and conservation) Departments - Archery (How bowhunters get that way), Boating (Common-sense navigation), Camping (More new gear for '71), Dogs (Showing dog championship), Fishing (Smallmouth: the fighter), Salt Water (The combination blitz), Shooting (A taste of nostalgia), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping
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July
Features - Cloud In The Big Sky (Locked gates, hired guns bar sportsmen from vast parcels of public land), Tops In The Rockies (We sample an array of prime Trout streams in a dry-fly paradise), North Country Red (Intriguing observations of the Northern Red Fox in all of his roles), Don't Doodlesock 'em (Jiggerfishing for Kentucky spotted Bass teaches me a rich lesson), My Most Memorable Deer Hunt (A renowned old hunter recalls his quest for a very special Buck), Comeback Of A Heavyweight (I helped the Chautauqua Muskie regain his crown. Now he snubs me), The Hat And The Sprig (My son's Chamois hunt proves markmanship outweighs appearance), Homecoming Blues (We welcomed my war-veteran son home with a partyboat Bluefish blitz), Up The Down Lakers (Lake Trout are really tops when you catch them topside in the summer), Night Of The Cottonmouth (Even after Dad was killed by a Cobra, I couldn't give up snake hunting), Guzzler Cottontails (We get great Rabbit hunting in dry terrain near tiny manmade oases), Little Sioux Is Big On Cats (This is one river that produces Channel Cats when all signs say don't go), News Of Your Region (Special news section on fishing, hunting and conservation) Departments - Archery (Profit from every bowhunt), Boating (Inshore seamanship), Camping (How to keep in touch), Dogs (What is the Plott hound?), Fishing (Tops in the Rockies), Shooting (New .17 caliber, latest dope on .25/06), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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August
Features - How To Choose An Outfitter (Seeking a big-game outfitter? Here's how to be a satisfied client), North Platte Float Trip (I return to a magnificient Western river for a go at big Trout), Nightmare (A terrible accident leaves me alone in the wilds to fight off death), Slammer Blues Of Oyster Bay (The secret is out! Here's how to nail those whopper inshore blues), The Elk Paid Me Off (I quit teaching and worked weeks at zero pay for a "free" Elk hunt), Affair With The South Fork (We backpack down a wild Trout river that's within reach of millions), The Curious Fox (Winter in Red's domain is an unforgiving foe that preys on all life), The Reservoir Right At Home (Within easy range of a big city, I get good-size Bass and Panfish), Speed Up For Muskies (To really light Old Spadesnout's fuse, rev up that reel handle), The Strange White Deer Of New York (Ghostlike and little-known, they're the largest herd on this continent), But Big For Its Size (On this great Trout stream you seldom have another angler in sight), Paddy's Grouse (In Ireland, I hunt the economy version of the noble Scottish Grouse), The People's Choice (Wide range, long seasons, and spunk make Bluegills No. 1 in polls), News Of Your Region (Special news section on fishing, hunting and conservation) Departments - Archery (Hunt the off hours), Boating (Tips on stowing gear aboard), Camping (And now...the RV tent), Dogs (Old dogs as pup trainers?), Fishing (Everyone loves a Grayling), Salt Water (The Weakfish are back), Shooting (The new Sharps rifle), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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September
Features - New World Record Tuna (Leaping giants fired me up, and this day was beyond all wishing), Strategy For Whitetails (Chances to score are better if you knew these three ways to hunt), The Wahyeap Jumpoff (New inland sea offers stark beauty, solitude and fine fishing), Making Book At Turnagain (My mission was to bag a Stone Ram, Goat and Moose - all record-size), Tidewater Cats (Generation gap narrows as we take on the Mullica's mixed-up Catfish), The Cougar Does Attack (He's generally man-shy, but don't underestimate the exception), Steelhead Or Atlantic Salmon? (A master angler rates two of the world's most exciting gamefish), Nothing Like Doves (Fast wingshooting shows me why a little bird has a big reputation), Double Take (Where the Deer and the Antelope play, I score a pleasurable double), Feeling Like A Goose (Wildfowling's grand old man recalls odd encounters in happier days), The Thing In Hatchet Bay (I had visions of being dragged out to sea by the monster Shark), How Are You On Archery? (In this quiz you win whether you know the right answers or not), News Of Your Region (Special news section on hunting, fishing and conservation) Departments - Archery (The best method for you), Boating (Foul-weather gear), Camping (Give camping a second chance), Dogs (Hair of the dog), Fishing (Angler's choice: Steelhead or Atlantic Salmon), Salt Water (The IGFA: rules and records), Shooting (How experts finish gun stocks), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, Hunting Seasons
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October
Features - Are You Shooting Your Hearing? (Firearms users: this can save your hearing and improve your shots), The Lookout Grizzly (A furious Sow charges us, and we're trapped with no exit), Ducks From A Red Canoe (We dupe Ducks with a homemade sneak rig and these devious tricks), Triple Take At Double Lake (Three Trout treasures await those who tackle this alpine stronghold), The Cat Comes Calling (Call Bobcats close, and you know how Tigers look just before the kill), Happy Hunting Ground (Apaches guide us to two record-book Bucks, four other great trophies), Bedlam In Blue (I'd give up Marlins and Swords anytime for these topwater Bluefish), The Big Secret (Most hunters pass up their best chance to put venison on ice), The Grouse: Know It's Spots (Seek out his seasonal haunts, and you'll tumble Old Thunder-Bird), I Wanted It Wild (I learned harsh facts fast on my first Moose hunt - but what a sequel), Riddle Of Miccosukee (I found out the truth about this Florda lake's "big Bass" reputation), Big Red Of The Ozarks (We camp in a picturesque region where Gray and Fox Squirrels abound), News Of Your Region (Special news section on hunting, fishing and conservation) Departments - Archery (The double-season hunter), Boating (Waterway in the South), Camping (Join the backpack brigade?), Dogs (Formal-hunt foxhounds), Fishing (Black Bass and blue monsters), Salt Water (Bedlam in blue), Shooting (Sighting in your rifle), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, Shopping, What's New
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November
Features - A Phantom Of Record (I bag a colossal Whitetail just miles from my farm-country home), South Dakota's "Golden" Geese (Nonresidents can again hunt waterfowl here, but it's a mixed pleasure), Rock Riot At Nags Head (We prove that Outer Banks Stripers can be caught - right in the suds), Shoeshoes In The Wind (A stiff breeze can help you if you hunt Rabbits with a .22), The Changing Pheasant (To bag Ringnecks today, I say that we should change our tactics), A Vermont Bear Hunt (In my 14 years of Bear hunting, Bruins that got away taught me the most), How To Catch Big Walleyes (Our unusual fishing methods produce Lunkers from unlikely waters), Big Elk Come High...And Hard (We goofed, and the Bulls exacted a high price for a second chance), Hunt Silently...By Canoe (Infiltration is the way of the canoe. And therein lies it's secret), A Deer For My Pains (Toil and trouble on a high-country hunt add challenge to the game), Battle Of The Lakers (Trout have returned to Lake Michigan, but the war still rages), Plenty Of Fire Now (Your heart sure pounds when you face half a ton of hell-bent Moose), Deer Liver On A Stick (Here's a delicious - and dishless - way to prepare Deer liver), News Of Your Region (Special news section on hunting, fishing and conservation) Departments - Archery (Expert bowhunting ingredients), Boating (Boats I remember), Camping (You can't win 'em all), Dogs (What is a cat hound?), Fishing (Battle of the Lakers), Salt Water (Surfman's savvy), Shooting (The open choke), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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December
Features - The Nonresident License Gourge (Should the nonresident fees be lowered, or the resident fees raised?), An Eye For Deer (Trying to see Deer, the whole Deer, and nothing but is a mistake), Free-For-All Ducks (Ways to freelance Ducks when landowners and clubs freeze you out), New York's Ice Trout Bonanza (News for tip-up toters: Trout aplenty in lakes near the big city), Bobwhite Leftovers (We pass up pen-raised birds to go for tricky wild coveys), Top Of The World (I get a last-minute chance to arrow a new world-record Caribou), Jungle Adventures In Ceylon (My heart pounds, my camera clicks as I watch never-hunted wildlife), The Wall Fish (My eight-year quest earns me a Trout that fills a special niche), Dove Shooter's Fever (Symptoms: the jitters and more fuss than feathers. Rx: play it cool), Moose Ten Feet Tall (We surprised him, but he then gave us a fright I'll never forget), Grand Canyon Ram (I drew a once-in-a-lifetime permit to hunt the rare desert Bighorn), A Lot Of Bull For A Buck (A battle between Buck Deer and Bull Elk unfolds before my camera), News Of Your Region (Special news section on hunting, fishing and conservation) Departments - Archery (Try a hunting preserve?), Boating (What readers ask), Camping (Backpacker's notebook: do's and don'ts), Dogs (A Brittany owner speaks up), Fishing (Gamefish of the Oregon Trail), Salt Water (Landing your fish), Shooting (Notes on the sheep rifle), This Happened To Me, The Gist Of It, What's On Your Mind, All Over The Map, Shopping, What's New
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