Bugle MagazineJournal of Elk Country and the Hunt

First published in 1984, Bugle magazine is one of the top conservation and hunting publications in North America. Distributed six times annually to RMEF members, the journal of Elk Country and the Hunt is the source of all things elk: hunting stories, tips and gear; the hows and whys of elk behavior; wildlife conservation and elk ecology; and natural history all while featuring stellar wildlife and landscape photography.

Regular Departments

BASE CAMP ELK
  • Hone your elk hunting skills, deepen your woodcraft, learn elk behavior like never before
BOWS & ARROWS
  • Field-honed field advice to help you become a better bow-hunter
CARNIVORE’S KITCHEN
  • Recipes and techniques to make the most of the world’s finest meat
ELK HUNTING Q&A
  • Field-tested tips & tactics from RMEF members
FRESH TRACKS
  • Timely issues affecting elk & elk country
GEAR 101
  • How gear works and how it can help you become a better hunter
HUNTING IS CONSERVATION
  • Celebrating hunters as the driving force of conservation
ACCESS FOREVER
  • Highlights great elk country RMEF opened to public access
OUT AMONG ‘EM
  • Member photos from the heart of elk country
PREDATOR MANAGEMENT
  • Effects of predators and management strategies
RIFLES & CARTRIDGES
  • Ballistics, ammo and shooting expertise to help improve the rifle hunter
SITUATION ETHICS
  • The crux moments of hunting
PROTECTED FOREVER
  • Highlights key habitat RMEF permanently protected for generations to come