Gone Outdoors

Hunting

How to Fend Off a Charging Deer

How to Fend Off a Charging Deer

The best way to fend off a charging deer is to climb out of reach or use some type of barrier to protect yourself. Making yourself look big and intimidating also may deter the deer. If all else fails, you must go hands ...

Does Insect Repellent Expire?

Does Insect Repellent Expire?

DEET-based insect repellents, which are the most common type of repellents sold in the United States, do not have expiration dates because DEET lasts indefinitely, according to DEETOnline.org. Because repellents do not ...

The Best Times for Crabbing

The Best Times for Crabbing

Enjoy a feast of crabs by catching them to creel limit. Crabbing gear includes crab ring nets, crab traps, bait, measuring gauge, gloves and catch container for holding crabs. Once you have all the necessary gear, ...

What Sharks Live Off the Coast of Galveston, Texas?

What Sharks Live Off the Coast of Galveston, Texas?

It’s hard to say exactly what types of sharks live off of the coast of Galveston, Texas, since no study has tracked all the different kinds in that area. However, the Texas Parks and Wildlife department has ...

How to Design Obstacle Courses

How to Design Obstacle Courses

The thrill of using various problem solving methods combined with a test of physical endurance has thrilled toddlers and soldiers alike since obstacle courses were invented. Obstacle courses have been used to help ...

How to Recognize Animal Eyes at Night

How to Recognize Animal Eyes at Night

When the sun goes down many animals wake up and begin their activities. Heading out into the country to track and observe wildlife at night is an exciting method of observing animals not typically seen. Among the ...

How to Prepare Cow Skulls

How to Prepare Cow Skulls

Cow skulls are a decorative item in many homes. They frequently hang on walls and in entryways in Southwestern décor. However, hanging a cow skull in your home is not as simple as walking into the field and picking ...

How to Apply for a Gun License in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

How to Apply for a Gun License in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania requires no license or permit for its citizens to own or carry rifles or shotguns. Pennsylvanians are free to purchase and own handguns, but to carry them, they must have a license to do so. In Pittsburgh, ...

What Is the Difference Between Fluke & Flounder?

What Is the Difference Between Fluke & Flounder?

Flukes and flounders are two different bottom-dwelling flatfish that inhabit the North Atlantic Ocean. Although they look similar at first glance, you can distinguish between the two by noting which side of their body ...

How to Preserve a Rabbit's Foot

How to Preserve a Rabbit's Foot

Rabbits' feet have been considered lucky from around 600 B.C. At that time, the hare's foot was considered lucky and made into charms and amulets in western and northern Europe. Rabbits and hares were considered very ...

How to Find a Nike Style Number

How to Find a Nike Style Number

Every product that Nike sells--from running shoes to clothing to sports gear--is assigned a style number in its product catalog. You can place orders online or by phone, but you must have a style number. Retailers may ...

What Physical Adaptations Does a Rabbit Have to Help it Survive in Its Environment?

What Physical Adaptations Does a Rabbit Have to Help it Survive in Its Environment?

Rabbits belong to the Lagomoprha family which includes hares and pikas. A common misconception is that rabbits are rodents; they are not. Rabbits have four incisors in the upper jaw where rodents have only two. Rabbits ...

Color War Game Ideas for Camp

Color War Game Ideas for Camp

Whether you are camping with other adults or trying to entertain a group of kids outdoors, color-war-style games are always popular. To play color-war games, you must divide the group into two or more equally matched ...

How to Tan Cow Hides

How to Tan Cow Hides

If you have sent a cow to the slaughter and want to ensure that you use all parts of the animal responsibly, consider tanning the hide. The tanning process involves drying the skin so that it can be repurposed. Tanned ...