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Fishing | October 24, 2023
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Small game hunting is the perfect way to start your hunting career! In this guide, you’ll find everything you need to go small game hunting.
In this article, you will discover:
Hunting migratory birds requires specific clothing and camouflage. Éric Martineau, hunting specialist, offers you articles from coats to socks, you will have everything you need!
Hunting is a physical activity that requires patience. It is therefore important to feel comfortable in your clothes. But also, they must be adapted to the species being hunted. Read this article to know which camouflage and which fabric to choose for small game. We also take this opportunity to leave you some tips and information about the multi-layer system to allow you to hunt even during the winter.
Also take advantage of these two videos from the FédéCP and Born To Hunt to learn more about the appropriate clothing for this type of hunting and the type of camouflage adapted.
Still on the subject of clothing, there are different types of boots depending on the type and location of hunting you prefer. Insulation, waterproofing, material, Martin Leonard gives you all the elements to take into account to make the right choice.
Read this article to have a summary of the essential information to know to go hunting small game: the dates of hunting, the weapons to choose as well as clothing and equipment.
Now that you’ve chosen your outfit, it’s time to gather all the necessary equipment. To make sure you don’t forget anything, we invite you to consult our list of essential equipment for small game hunting.
When you follow the trail of a small game, you can quickly find yourself lost in the forest. Think of equipping yourself with a GPS to locate hunting areas or simply to find your way back. You won’t be able to do without it!
To hunt waterfowl, you have three choices of blinds : the A-frame bunker, the bed or the grave. Watch our video to find the one that will suit your hunting style!
Choosing a shotgun is not an easy decision and you can’t choose it randomly. Depending on the species being hunted, the gun and caliber may vary. Find out which model suits your needs in this article.
Discover several things to consider when shopping for a hunting rifle. Afterwards, we invite you to talk to one of our in-store specialists for more advice.
If you don’t want to hunt with a rifle, the crossbow option is just as suitable for small game hunting. Learn more in this video!
Before going hunting, it is important to be well informed about all aspects of the sport. In this article, you will learn what license is required for this type of hunting, what are the ideal dates depending on the species being hunted and some tips on equipment.
If you are new to small game hunting, this article is for you! We go over the essential information you need to know before you head out on your adventure! From the best time to hunt to how you harvest small game. You’ll be able to know it all!
If you want to know more about this activity, find, once again, Born to Hunt in this video to take advantage of their advice to introduce you to small game hunting.
In this article, you will discover three places that are ideal for small game hunting. You will find ruffed grouse, spruce grouse and snowshoe hares. Don’t wait any longer and get out there!