John Klosenski manages the gun shop of Kittery Trading Post in Kittery, Maine. He is an avid airgunner and member of the Benjamin Prostaff. This article appeared in Varmint Hunter magazine. It all started when I stopped by a local farm where I usually shoot a few pigeons and starlings with the air gun in [...]
Bill Karr, Editor of Western Outdoor News, NorCal, was hunting with his Benjamin Trail Nitro Piston .22 caliber air rifle in Eldorado County, California on April 6. I’ve had a blind set up on a 40-acre piece of oak savannah on a hilltop, and there were turkeys in the area that I had seen. I [...]
Sam Wood is back with another story from the Wisonsin woods! This has been a crazy year as far as the weather in Wisconsin. We have had very little snow and very mild temps. Usually we are still covered in snow and going stir crazy due to the lack of hunting seasons but not this [...]
Photos and article courtesy of Jim Chapman, Benjamin Prostaff and a popular outdoor writing contributor. Keep up with Jim at his website, American Airgun Hunter. Airgun Hunter BRIAN BECK is an expert on coyote, and used the Benjamin Rogue .357 to drop a nice late winter song dog on his first day hunting with the rifle! [...]
It was a tough Saturday around western New York if you were a squirrel. With the season ending on February 29, many hunters were hitting the woods as relatively mild temperatures and a welcome break from snow made for a nice outing. Prostaffers (above, LtoR) Mark Deboard, Steve Upham and Jason Douglas grabbed their Benjamin [...]
Professional hunter and Benjamin prostaffer Jim Shockey travels to Texas for his first extended hunt with the new Rogue .357 air rifle.
Jim Shockey is back, this time promoting the Marauder PCP air rifle from Benjamin. This spot will debut next week during the 2012 SHOT Show.
There’s no adventure in long range. Hunting is about getting close. About earning the reward. That’s who shoots a Benjamin. Airguns For Serious Hunters. You remember what it was like. Shooting that old pellet gun with your best friend in the backyard, longing to go beyond the hedgerow, past the brushline and into the dark [...]
Winter is squirrel season in a lot of places and there’s no more fun tool for the job than a Benjamin airgun. Our prostaff has some great suggestions for being successful chasing bushytails….. Use shooting sticks or get a good rest on the side of a tree, shooting off hand is tough at a small [...]
Prostaffer Jason Douglas recently hit the woods with the Benjamin Marauder .25, proclaiming it his “new favorite squirrel gun!” One of the most sought-after air rifles available, this .25 caliber rifle by Benjamin has quickly developed a reputation as a go-to critter getter with documented hunts on hogs and coyotes plus it’s a handy bushytail [...]
It didn’t take long for Dave Poteat and the team at Inside Outdoors Television to hit the woods with the Benjamin Marauder .25. ”The rifle arrived and it was shooting tight groups right out of the box,” said the host. The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based show airs on The Outdoor Channel, Tuesdays at 9:30pm EST. While the [...]
Bill Karr of Western Outdoor News shot this turkey with the Benjamin Trail XL 1100. Look for the full article in the December 9th edition. To our friends and customers celebrating Thanksgiving, enjoy the company of family and friends. If Thanksgiving is not on your calendar, have a great weekend and take a child shooting.
Benjamin Prostaffer and predator expert Barry Stewart knew it was only a matter of time before he would bag a desert coyote with the Rogue .357. “It wasn’t the coyote that was hard, it was waiting for the rifle,” said Stewart, who finally had one delivered in October to his doorstep in west Texas. The [...]
Sam Wood is back with with another memorable hunt with the Benjamin Marauder .25. Opening weekend of this year’s Wisconsin raccoon season was bitter, but oh so sweet. It opened Friday night at midnight, but the high winds were going to be a huge factor against me. As midnight approached I released my Bluetick hound, [...]
Doug Trumpowsky is back with a report on his first squirrel hunt with the Marauder PCP air rifle. He’s had much success with his break barrel guns as reported here and here, so we’re anxious to see how the .25 caliber M-rod ups his game. Last spring I bought a Benjamin Marauder in .25 caliber [...]
When trouble comes to the ranch, it’s time to suit up. So there I was: the wind was right, the camouflage was right, the scent was out then I heard some branchs snap. Oh my it was him! I only have one shot and it has to be inside of 35 yards. I wished I [...]
Prostaffer Chip Hunnicutt was invited to hunt the opener of the South Carolina deer season with The Outdoor Channel’s “Hunting the World Southern Style” using the new Benjamin Rogue .357 air rifle. Show host Ken Cobb secured permission from the SC Department of Wildlife for the use of the airgun and Cypress Creek Hunting Lodge owner [...]
Sam Wood has been busy pursuing all manner of game with his new Benjamin Marauder .25. He recently sent in this report: I love to take advantage of unique hunting opportunities and while on a bowfishing trip to Texas one presented itself. Most of the bowfishing I was doing while in Texas was at night [...]
A special guest post from JD It was gonna be an early start Saturday morning for me provided that Mother Nature was on her best behavior. But it was ok either way if she wasn’t cuz I thought of everythang! Read all the magazines (Chasing Big Chucks, Chuckmasters, Real Chuckin, Chuckin on a Budget, DIY [...]
Crosman Corporation partnered with Rusty Baker Outdoors to support the Rusty Baker-Josh Beckett Celebrity Hunt for Charity in November. The segment above aired on Rusty’s show earlier this year. Be sure to catch more of Rusty Baker Outdoors on the Pursuit Channel!
Cliff Tharp is an airgun hunting enthusiast who pursues all matter of small game with a variety of Benjamin® products, including the Discovery, Marauder and Marauder Pistol. The video above is from a recent ground squirrel hunt in California and all the shots were taken with the Marauder Pistol. Some folks, myself included, like seeing [...]
Airguns are a great way to make the most of every moment in the field. Here in New York, airguns became legal for hunting in 2010 and as you will see, airguns provide a nice alternative during the downtime of a hunt. This is a guest post by Ed Noonan, member of the Professional Outdoor [...]
Prostaffer Barry Stewart reviews the Rogue for Grand View Outdoors during the recent Great South Predator Extravaganza in Atlanta, Georgia.
Crosman friend Terry Tate of east Texas checked in to report of this bobcat he recently shot on his ranch. Terry has been featured on Benjamin Hunting before and while his hat gets a lot attention, it’s his shooting that is proving the Benjamin Marauder .25 as an exciting tool for varmint control and small [...]