Brown bear hunting
The hunt for a brown bear, the owner of Russian forests, has recently changed significantly, both due to a decrease in the number of this beast in the west, and…

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Skinning at home
It is a sin to throw away the skin taken from the carcass of a dead animal, whether it is a trophy of a successful hunt, a domestic goat, a…

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Choose a folding knife
First you need to decide what you are going to buy a folding knife for. Use it on fishing, or in everyday life, in the country to shave something, or…

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several hollows

Woodcock and Dupel Hunt

Dupel is much less common snipe and most hunter-legati are valued higher than snipe. Usually, the dupel is spoken of as the first, best swamp game, however, S.T. Aksakov argues with this opinion: “I gave the first place to the snipe, but not all hunters will agree with me. Usually they prefer a hollow, which is almost twice as large (which the German name also shows (“dupelynnep” means “double snipe.” – AP)), and this is not a trifle in hunting. The hollow is much fatter than the snipe, therefore, it is tastier, it lets the hunter and dog closer, makes the stand longer, flies quieter and straighter. Here are the reasons why hunters consider him the first, best swamp game. Without contesting these justifiable reasons, I repeat that I give the first place to the snipe for the speed of the flight and for the fact that it is incomparably more difficult to kill it. ” Continue reading

Features of hunting geese
Many Hunters, who do not really understand the New Hunting Rules, perceived almost as a complete prohibition of spring goose hunting. No, this is certainly not the case. Yes, now…

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Old guns. Hunter's thoughts
To this seemingly not very urgent topic, I was forced to turn by a randomly seen gun. It was released around 1912 at the Tula Imperial Arms Factory, as evidenced…

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How to choose a feeder rod
Warm weather is a great occasion to visit the fresh air more often, which means it's time to look at the feeder rod and go fishing. This is a great…

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Table in the forest
Well, if you intend to live a few days on a hunting bivouac, most likely someone from the team will not be too lazy to build a real table for…

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