A few weeks ago, I shot my first round of bunker trap at Heartland Public Shooting Park west of Grand Island. Throughout the winter and spring, I watched as construction on the bunker progressed each time I visited to shoot skeet. I was anxious to try this new game once it was completed.
Located along Nebraska’s northeast border with South Dakota, Gavins Point Dam was constructed in the 1950s to provide both flood control on the Missouri River and hydroelectric power. An added side benefit was the creation of an incredible tailwaters fishery.
OGALLALA, Neb. — Nebraska will hold its first mountain lion hunting season in five years in early 2019, with the goal of removing eight of the big cats from a growing population.
On a hot, sticky Saturday afternoon last June, I traveled to Brainard to shoot clays at Oak Creek Sporting Club. I’d visited Oak Creek the previous summer and had a great time on the scenic and challenging sporting clays course, so I decided to make a return trip.
Last summer, my wife and I participated in the Nebraska Passport Program. The program was created to encourage both residents and non-residents to explore our great state.
With archery season starting on March 25, turkey time is almost upon us. The spring turkey season is always one of the most exciting times of the year for Nebraska hunters. There’s nothing like being in the early-morning woods and hearing a boss gobbler sound off at dawn.
Several female friends have recently expressed an interest in purchasing a handgun, either for concealed carry or home. My younger friends intend to make this a priority once they turn 21 and have enough money. My older friends typically just want something for home protection.