September / October 2017 Issue

 May-June-2016-cover

Feature Stories

Getting There is Half the Fun
BY BOB GRZYB

Selecting a Fishing Rod
BY GLENN WALKER

How to Hunt Public Land
BY JORDAN MARSH

Scouting Report BY WISCONSIN'S TOP GUIDES

Sportsman Guide

Upstream Salmon and Trout BY LEE HAASCH

Ice Anticipation! BY KYLE SORENSEN 

Departments - Our Regular Features

  • Random Thoughts - Comments from our publisher
  • Not So Totally Bland–O - Tony Blando's irreverent look at the outdoor world
  • Beyond the Water - Lake-Link's review of Wisconsin-area fishing areas
  • The Next Bite - by Gary Parsons and Keith Kavajecz
  • Food Plots - by Steve Jordan
  • Looking Back - by Mike Yurk
  • Hunt, Gather, Cook - The best of outdoor-related recipes from the Badger Sportsman staff
  • Plant Matters - Lawanda Jungwirth's always-interesting commentary on "all things flora"
  • Writing Shotgun - by Rich Nemitz, a WSCA hall of famer and four time champion
  • Badger Bigshots - Showcasing your trophies
  • Howlin' at the Moon - The slightly off-kilter sportsman