A DEEP DIVE INTO PUBLIC-LAND HUNTING
Sure, everybody and their cousin knows about the local Wma—it’s crowded with hunters and light on game. But how about the Walk-in-access area just a few miles down the road, or the university land in the next town over? Some of the best hunting opportunities take a little extra research to uncover, so we’ve compiled data that offers a glimpse into how much access is really out there. But there are also significant threats, like plans to transfer federal land to the states. Those issues deserve a look, too.