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Adventure | Outdoor Activities | Traditional Hunting Methods

Traditional hunting methods include bow hunting and rifle hunting. Traditional hunting methods require the hunter to be in open terrain where animals aren't fenced, lured with bait or shot from great distances.

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What is still hunting?

Still hunting isn't what it sounds like. It's actually about as different as can be from sitting tight in a tree stand. So what is still hunting, and why do you need a compass, map and orienteering skills worthy of Davy Crockett to do it right?


Deer and Elk Hunting Quiz

 Deer and Elk Hunting Quiz

How much do you know about deer and elk hunting? Pull out your camo, and take aim at this quiz at HowStuffWorks to find out. See more »

Bird Hunting Quiz

 Bird Hunting Quiz

With millions of acres and dozens of species of game birds, North America is primed for hunters. Quiz yourself on bird hunting at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Ultimate Hunting ATVs Quiz

 The Ultimate Hunting ATVs Quiz

Hunting ATVs enable hunters to go to locations that were previously beyond their reach. Take this quiz to learn about the benefits of hunting ATVs. See more »

The Ultimate Poaching Quiz

 The Ultimate Poaching Quiz

Poaching in the 1500s was punishable by death in some places. Take this quiz to learn more about the poaching of fish, wild animals and plants. See more »

The Ultimate Rifle Hunting Quiz

 The Ultimate Rifle Hunting Quiz

If a kill by a hunting rifle is quick, relatively painless and during hunting season it's an ethical kill. Take this quiz to learn more about rifle hunting. See more »

The Ultimate Rifle Scope Quiz

 The Ultimate Rifle Scope Quiz

The rifle scope makes for good hunting from safe distances. Take this quiz to learn about the importance and operation of a rifle scope. See more »

The Ultimate Hunting with Dogs Quiz

 The Ultimate Hunting with Dogs Quiz

Hunting with dogs is not for every type of dog nor for all methods of hunting animals. Take this quiz to learn more about hunting with dogs. See more »

The Ultimate Hunting Blinds Quiz

 The Ultimate Hunting Blinds Quiz

Hunting blinds can be installed high in trees or dug into a pit -- location is key. Take this quiz to learn more about using hunting blinds. See more »

The Ultimate Hunting Calls Quiz

 The Ultimate Hunting Calls Quiz

Hunting calls are used to appeal to a hunted animal's sense of hearing. Take this quiz to learn about hunting calls and how to use them. See more »

The Ultimate Knife Hunting Quiz

 The Ultimate Knife Hunting Quiz

Knife hunting is for those who are looking for thrills, kills and danger. Take this quiz to learn more about the challenges of knife hunting for wild boar. See more »