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Your Wildest Goals Give up wishing and begin planning. Discipline & Stream requested readers to choose one of the best big-game hunts in North America that the typical hunter can really pull off. From Canada Moose to monster desert muleys, listed below are 20 methods to plan your biggest outside journey ever. This isn’t one other checklist of low-cost do-it-yourself hunts (although some are simply taken by yourself). Neither is it a roundup of high-priced outfitters. These journeys are chosen for worth. Web page 38

Discover Your Calling You may make noise on a name. A quack. A honk. A cluck. Like most hunters, you’re simply expert sufficient to earn a look from some passing geese and geese. But additionally like most waterfowlers, you’ve most likely by no means put within the time to really grasp the artwork. Right here’s enhance your routine with the superior duck and goose sounds that’ll maintain birds pouring into your unfold all season. Web page 50


Adventures in Squirrel NationThis isn’t a warm-up. And this isn’t grandpa and tyke ready towards a tree stump. That is boat-sneaking, handgun-toting, hardwoods-creeping, 100-yard taking pictures squirrel insanity. And it’s a number of the most enjoyable you’ll have this fall. Discipline & Stream’s editors have recognized three ways that may have you ever scooping squirrels very quickly. Web page 59

True North As Maine’s iconic sporting camps battle to fill bunks, Discipline & Stream’s Editor-at-Massive T. Edward Nickens visited a number of of them final fall to get a clearer image of their modern-day trials and triumphs—and to chase some grouse within the legendary North Woods. Web page 66

Season’s Eatings Throughout this transitional time of yr, it’s not unusual for in the future of lights-out motion to be adopted by a complete skunking. The answer? Ditch the plastic and go all in with stay bait. From muskies to browns, these 4 live-bait rigs are assured to get mouths open when each laborious bait produces nothing however laborious luck. Web page 20

In a single day Flight The annual woodcock flight arrives this month—be prepared when the October uplands all of the sudden group with these timberdoodles. Whenever you discover one woodcock, there are often extra. Right here’s your information to weapons, chokes, footwear, and hit the little knuckleballs, straight from the comb of Wisconsin. Web page 30

Discipline Check: Centerfire Shootout 2017 Discipline & Stream shot 20 new rifles for 4 days from 10 to 500 yards to find out one of the best new tackdrivers of the yr. From sporting rifles to MSRs to long-range tactical rifles, right here’s how they shook out: from shooter interface to accuracy to look. Web page 74