• Hunting

    Big Lake’s Breaker Box

    Big Lake’s Breaker Box

    April 01 at 7:00am
    N°12 Explore Survival Knife

    N°12 Explore Survival Knife

    April 01 at 7:00am
    Seth Pittington, a 14-year-old hunter from Patrick, S.C., killed these two birds with one shot on March 17 in Darlington County.

    Youth hunter kills two turkeys with one shot

    Hunter killed the gobblers in Darlington County
    March 26 at 8:45pm
    With deer season in the rear-view mirror, take time to scout your woods for sign you might have missed last season.

    No time better than now to prepare

    Postseason is time to change gear and/or form, review success or failure, work on land
    March 22 at 9:00am
    Shane Poore killed this Avery County buck during last year's muzzleloader season. The NCWRC recently released the 2017-18 deer season's harvest numbers broken down by county and type of weapon used.

    Breakdown of North Carolina's 2017-18 deer harvest

    Numbers for each county released by NCWRC
    March 21 at 12:41pm
    Melanie Eaton killed her first buck with a bow last fall, this 6-pointer from Forsyth County, which ranked second among North Carolina counties in antlered bucks killed per square mile.

    North Carolna’s deer harvest up 8 percent in 2017-18 over previous season

    Top 10 North Carolina deer counties ranked
    March 19 at 2:36pm

    Know how your shotgun shoots

    March 15 at 8:00am
    North Carolina's alligator season will rely on input from counties within the NCWRC's Alligator Management Unit 1.

    North Carolina alligator season to rely on county input

    Townships must request alligator population reductions from NCWRC
    March 08 at 8:42pm
    SCDNR biologists expect 2018 to be a good year for South Carolina's turkey hunters. The season starts in less than two weeks.

    SC turkey season outlook is good for 2018

    Season starts March 20. Youth season is March 17-18
    March 07 at 10:29pm
    South Carolina turkey hunters should receive their tags in the mail soon.

    South Carolina turkey tags have been mailed out

    It's not too late to order your turkey tags
    March 05 at 5:14pm
    Patrick Williams took top honors for Best Bow Non-typical at the 2018 Dixie Deer Classic with this Rockingham County brute.

    2018 Dixie Deer Classic winners

    Big bucks, interesting stories highlight awards ceremony
    March 04 at 10:45pm
    Don’t miss early season turkey hunting opportunities in the Carolinas.

    Jump-start your turkey season

    Early season gobblers provide hunters with plenty of opportunities, but they also present a unique set of problems. Two of the Carolinas’ best turkey hunters discuss ways to make the days that kick off the season productive.
    March 01 at 7:00am
    LOWA Uplander GTX boots

    LOWA Uplander GTX boots

    March 01 at 7:00am
    Disking up old food plots or fallow fields will provide turkeys with great opportunities to search for bugs and other food. To prevent the downside — possible nest destruction or habitat loss for newly born fawns — get your disking done by mid-March.

    March: lion or lamb for habitat

    Improving some habitat can have unwanted, negative effects if you’re not careful
    March 01 at 7:00am
    Big changes are in store for North Carolina's hunters for the 2018-19 seasons, including an approved alligator session.

    NC changes deer, bear zones and seasons for 2018-19

    Alligator season was also approved
    February 28 at 5:58pm
    The NCWRC has approved many changes for the upcoming deer and bear seasons, and added an alligator season.

    NC changes deer, bear zones and seasons for 2018-19

    NCWRC also adds alligator season
    February 28 at 2:50pm