New Zealand’s best hunting magazine, for over 40 years.
Rod & Rifle is dedicated to hunting, fishing and related outdoor sports. We thrive on sharing stories, bringing the unique expertise of our contributors, their points of view, and humour to adventures, all told through the hunters eyes and lens in print and web. From the camaraderie to the solitude, the lows of the near misses to the highs of successes, and everything in between. We hope you find inspiration here, then take your next epic hunting adventure.
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Snow, Yarns & Big Miles
We planned to spend 5-6 days hunting some big red-stag country in the top of the South.
Planning for a Spring Tahr Hunt
I live for my yearly doses of the red stag Roar and the chamois and tahr rut. These also bring the onset of winter and some very cold and bleak snowfalls.
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Battle of the Red Devils!
In this article of projectile comparisons from various manufacturers, we’ll look at the three 6.5 projectiles sold currently that eclipse all others.
Crispi Titan GTX
Crispi’s Titans are designed as a high-cut, lightweight, waterproof boot made of nubuck leather.
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Orvis PRO Vest
The Orvis PRO Vest is designed to carry everything you need, but is very light and breathes well for comfort