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Travis Hall

Travis Hall

Travis Hall is a hunter, angler, and freelance writer with a passion for wildlife and public lands conservation. Originally from Southern Indiana, he spent time in the Appalachian Mountains of North and South Carolina before relocating to his current home in Western Montana's Bitterroot Valley.

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Virginia Finally Ends Sunday Hunting Ban

Policy & Legislation

Virginia Finally Ends Sunday Hunting Ban

Hunters in the Commonwealth of Virginia are celebrating after an antiquated ban on Sunday hunting was lifted once and for all. As anticipated by Sunday hunting advocates, Senate Bill 8 was signed into law by Gov. Glenn Youngkin on April 5, 2022. The passage of SB8 will allow hunting every Sunday on...
Virginia Legislature Moves to Abolish Longtime Sunday Hunting Ban

Policy & Legislation

Virginia Legislature Moves to Abolish Longtime Sunday Hunting Ban

State lawmakers recently approved a bill that would legalize Sunday hunting on public lands in Virginia. The legislation is now on its way to Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s desk for signature. Senate Bill 8 passed the Virginia Senate in January and advanced on to the Virginia House of Delegates, where it was...
Will Hunters Retain Cougar and Bobcat Seasons in Colorado and Arizona?

Policy & Legislation

Will Hunters Retain Cougar and Bobcat Seasons in Colorado and Arizona?

With a new year comes new legislative sessions, new rule-making procedures, and new threats to hunting traditions from all the usual suspects. The start of 2022 was no exception. State game agencies from Arizona to Washington are facing renewed challenges to their season-setting measures, and...
What's the Future of Trail Cameras in the West?

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What's the Future of Trail Cameras in the West?

Big changes are on the horizon for trail camera use in the state of Utah, following similar, recent bans in Arizona and Nevada. In an early January decision that divided the state’s hunting community, the Utah Wildlife Board voted to prohibit the use of all trail cameras during fall big game seasons...