Carter’s Country Blog

Hunting Video Games vs. Real Life

Hunting Video Games vs. Real Life

For many people today, video games provide a much-needed escape from reality. Hunting video games are no different. Games like Big Buck Hunter, the Hunter-Call Of The Wild, Duck Season and many others offer a fun indoor alternative to the ultimate outdoor sport.  One...

Texas Deer Hunting With Carter’s Country

Texas Deer Hunting With Carter’s Country

In the early 70’s a trip to Carter’s Country with my older brother, a former Marine and Vietnam Vet, was much more than just an opportunity to prove my marksmanship to my hero. I knew if I did, it would expedite my opportunity to go hunting with him and get to sit in...

Texas Dove Hunting 2018

Texas Dove Hunting 2018

Dove hunting in Texas has many fans for many reasons. It’s fun, it can be relatively inexpensive, grilled dove is delicious and a dove hunt in early September is a great chance to see just how much you can actually sweat while wearing camouflage, just in case that’s...

Snake!!!

Snake!!!

The dumbest thing anyone could ever say to me is “Don’t move! There’s a snake!”. Although it is technically good advice, there is no way I’m staying still if I know I’m near a snake. Call me a sissy, a girly man or pretty much anything you want. The fact is, always...

Texas Hog Hunting

Texas Hog Hunting

Now is a great time to try your hand at hog hunting. Spring turkey season is wrapping up and it will be a while before dove, duck and deer season come back around. In the meantime that leaves hogs as a Texan’s most viable hunting option. Texas has more hogs than any...

S&W M&P15 Sport II Review-The Best Selling Semi Auto

S&W M&P15 Sport II Review-The Best Selling Semi Auto

We are finally going to bring you a review of the Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Sport II. The M&P 15 Sport II is Smith & Wesson's offering for an entry-level modern sporting rifle. It was the number one selling rifle in America last year and it's easy to see...

Glock 19, The Near Perfect Pistol

Glock 19, The Near Perfect Pistol

I love spending time out on the range with the Glock 19 Gen 4. This one, in particular, is the gun that I carry pretty often. I alternate between this and a Sig P320. Both point the same for me, both have the controls in the same approximate place more or less so the...

Finding the Right Gun for Texas Turkey Hunt

Finding the Right Gun for Texas Turkey Hunt

Turkey hunting season is here, and you need to find the right weapon. Turkey hunting has become more popular, an ever-increasing amount of gun makers have developed shotguns that have more turkey killing virtues. Here are a couple of things you should keep in mind as...

Why It Is Crucial to Follow Range Rules

Why It Is Crucial to Follow Range Rules

Time to plan your trip to the Carter’s Country Shooting Range. As exciting as this activity is, it is vital to remember range rules and safety reminders. These safety rules and reminders can ensure your safety on the range and enhance your enjoyment of the whole...

Handguns: Size Matters

Handguns: Size Matters

A handgun is a firearm that its original design was to make it easy to carry and fire using just one hand. There are different types of handguns available in the market today ranging from the revolver to the semi-automatic to the automatic and choosing the right one...