For those who harken back to the days of jingling spurs, the smell of authentic chuck-wagon cooking, and cowboys vying to see who’s the quickest on the trigger, then circle Feb 22-27 on your calendar.
With nothing but sunshine and spring-like temperatures in the weather forecast for this weekend, there’s really no excuse for hunters not to get out in the field and chase quail one last time.
The Arizona State Senate has confirmed Governor Doug Ducey’s appointment of Eric Slocum Sparks as the newest member to serve on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.
There’s hands-on fun for all ages. See all sorts of live wildlife.
The five-member Arizona Game and Fish Commission and 10 former commissioners have sent a letter to President Barack Obama.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department now is accepting online applications for 2016 hunt permit-tags issued through the draw process for pronghorn antelope and elk.
Arizona hunters still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for spring javelina on a first-come basis.
Rainbow trout had just been stocked into the little pond at Dave White Regional Park in Casa Grande, Ariz. For the first time.
The 2016 Pronghorn Antelope and Elk Hunt Draw Information booklets have been delivered to all Arizona Game and Fish Department offices, as well as 300-plus license dealers, statewide.
For women who just want to find out what the outdoors experience is all about, signing up for a Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) workshop is a great place to start.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted the 2016 Pronghorn Antelope and Elk Hunt Draw Information online at www.azgfd.gov/draw.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department wants to remind sportsmen who received a drone for Christmas that flying the wildly popular devices must comply with state and federal wildlife laws.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has confirmed a disease event affecting a portion of the bighorn sheep population in the Black Mountains of northwest Arizona.
To increase customer service the Arizona Game and Fish Department encourages off-highway vehicle (OHV) owners to sign up to receive their yearly OHV decal renewal reminder through e-mail.
Like some giant bird of prey, the helicopter appeared from seemingly out of nowhere and swooped down on the unsuspecting herd of pronghorn feeding on the open grassland below.
The Arizona Game and Fish Commission will recognize 16 people during the 2015 Commission Awards banquet, which will commend national, state and local leaders, wildlife advocates and volunteers.
The event is being organized by the Friends of Redington Pass and Tread Lightly!, and takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
The event will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16, at the Arizona Grand Resort at 8000 S. Arizona Grand Parkway in Phoenix.
More than 60 businesses and organizations participated in the Nov. 7 fundraiser, including presenting sponsors John Deere and Dallas Safari Club.
Arizona dove hunters will be able to double their wing-shooting pleasure with the beginning of the state’s “second” season
Governor Doug Ducey has appointed Eric Slocum Sparks to the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.
Outdoors enthusiasts have an opportunity to help promote good stewardship of our public lands and protect access for a variety of recreational opportunities.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is restructuring programs to improve the agency’s conservation and protection of Arizona’s wildlife.
Tired of waiting for results of a hunt draw to be made public to find out if there’s a permit-tag with your name on it?
Archers will enjoy a smoother ride down Archery Drive beginning today to pursue their sport at Ben Avery Shooting Facility’s archery range.
There was an antlerless elk hunt taking place at this time.
Cast ‘n’ blast. It rhymes, so it must be fun, right? On the phone last week with my step brother, who plans on coming into town this weekend,
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has scheduled a series of six “open houses” for its constituents to review and ask questions about the proposed pronghorn antelope, elk, and population…..
Archers can expect a smoother ride down Archery Drive when the Ben Avery Shooting Facility’s archery range reopens Friday, Nov. 20.
Tucson photographer Rhonda Spencer didn’t know she was making a winning image when she took a photo of two lowland leopard frogs.
Game and Fish investigators estimate the doe was killed sometime from Oct. 3-5. The doe appeared to have been killed where it lay, rather than having been transported.
So what can hunters expect when they take to the field this weekend, particularly after storms in recent weeks that have affected several parts of the state?
A bigger and better trap range awaits recreational shooters at the Northern Arizona Shooting Range, one of 10 public shooting facilities managed by the Arizona Game and Fish Department.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering a $500 reward for information leading to an arrest in the poaching of a mule deer doe discovered near 87th Avenue and Carefree Highway, east of…..
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is urging sportsmen who are invited to participate in the Sportsman’s Values Mapping Project to take a few moments to identify lands they cherish for their…..
Only once a year, the Arizona Game and Fish Department opens its Wildlife Center to the public.
Quail hunting in Arizona is pretty much boom or bust — and, lately,the quail outlook has been more “bust” than “boom.”
The Game and Fish Commission recently signed a memorandum of a conservation agreement with the U.S. Department of Interior.
The AGFD will host four public forums to meet with constituents about developing the 2016 hunt recommendations for pronghorn antelope, elk, and population management seasons.
Two years after new hunt rules were approved for Camp Navajo, AGFD and AZDEMA agree that a balance has been found.