New Zealand’s best hunting magazine, for over 40 years.
Rod&Rifle is dedicated to hunting and fishing. From the camaraderie to the solitude, the lows of the near misses to the highs of successes, and everything in between ... we thrive on sharing stories, experiences, adventures and how-to's – all recounted through the hunters' eyes and lenses – for your enjoyment.
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Winter Stag Mission
It was July 20, 2020, and I was sitting in my ground blind; next to me were Clay, Chris, Grant, Joey and Mike – also lined up in their blinds.
Hunting with Mr Baxter
I hated English at School and this poem by James K Baxter formed part of my School Certificate English exam.
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Tikka T3X Alpine Veil .300 WSM
Most firearm manufacturers/ companies will tend to offer only a small selection of models and hope they’ll sell well; once established, they start to branch out with slight variations on the originals and later down the line, completely new models like the Alpine Veil.
Swarovski NL Pure Binoculars
My alarm clock went off at 3am, and I had a couple of minutes to make a quick coffee before logging into a live Swarovski unveiling conference ...
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Ridgeline 25L DayHunter Pack
The 25 Litre DayHunter Pack has been designed in New Zealand for lightweight function while hunting or hiking.