The official home of National Hunting and Fishing Day, Wonders of Wildlife is a hunting, fishing and conservation focused museum.
OUR MISSION: To educate, inform and entertain visitors concerning the value of fish and wildlife, to help them appreciate our heritage of hunting and fishing, and to motivate their personal involvement in the conservation of our outdoor resources.
National Hunting and Fishing Day was created by NSSF to celebrate the conservation successes of hunters and anglers.
NSSF is a trade association for the shooting, hunting and firearms industry. Formed in 1961, the National Shooting Sports Foundation is a not-for-profit organization with a membership of more than 3,000 manufacturers, distributors, retailers, sportsmen's organizations and publishers.
Ducks Unlimited is the world's leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation.DU got its start in 1937 during the Dust Bowl when North America’s drought-plagued waterfowl populations had plunged to unprecedented lows. Determined not to sit idly by as the continent’s waterfowl dwindled beyond recovery, a small group of sportsmen joined together to form an organization that became known as Ducks Unlimited.
Realtree® is the home of America’s most versatile camo patterns. No matter where you hunt or enjoy the outdoors, there’s no better way to blend in to your surroundings than by wearing Realtree or Advantage®.
Smith & Wesson is one of the world's most recognizable brands, and for good reason. Since first opening our doors, we have focused on designing and manufacturing innovative solutions that are unparalleled in the field of personal safety and protection. Almost every major law enforcement and military agency in the world has used Smith & Wesson products, and to this day, most police departments in the United States depend on our firearms and accessories.
Headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, Bass Pro Shops, also an international catalog and internet retailer, currently has 54 retail locations in 26 states and Canada visited by over 100 million people per year. In addition, Bass Pro Shops, also provides products and services for thousands of independent dealers world wide through its subsidiary company, American Rod & Gun. Bass Pro Shops gift cards can be purchased at over 132,000 retail outlets across America. For more information regarding Bass Pro Shops store locations, products or special events, please visit www.basspro.com. To request a free catalog call 1-800-BASS PRO.
Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., makes the toughest, most off-road capable and versatile ATV and Side-by-Side vehicles. Outdoorsmen continue to trust the award-winning Grizzly 700 FI (with the world’s first electric power steering on an ATV) and the Rhino 700 FI Side-by-Side vehicle for the toughest jobs and roughest hunts. Yamaha is deeply ingrained in the outdoors lifestyle and also enjoys long-standing relationships with organizations like Buckmasters, Ducks Unlimited, National Rifle Association, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Realtree and Safari Club International, among others.
GunBroker.com is an informative, detailed, secure and safe way to buy and sell firearms and hunting/shooting accessories. GunBroker.com promotes responsible gun ownership. Aside from merchandise bearing its logo, GunBroker.com sells none of the items listed on its Web site. Third-party sellers list items on the site and Federal and state laws govern the sale of firearms and other restricted items. Ownership policies and regulations are followed using licensed firearms dealers as transfer agents.The Web's Largest Hunting and Sport Shooting Auction.
With 550,000 enthusiastic members, the North American Hunting Club—through its official publication, North American Hunter magazine—strives to increase the hunting skills and enjoyment of Club members. The NAHC’s mission is to serve as a one-stop source where avid hunters from across North America can satisfy all their hunting needs. The Club also acts as a vehicle through which hunters from all points of the compass can communicate—sharing success stories, photos and videos through the magazine, website and the social network. For more information on the NAHC, visit: www.huntingclub.com.
North American Fishing Club is the largest fishing organization of its kind, and through its official publication, North American Fisherman magazine, has been educating, encouraging and entertaining anglers since 1988. The NAFC’s mission is to help fishermen of all types improve their fishing skills, catch more and bigger fish, and thus enjoy their sport more. The Club also acts as a vehicle through which anglers from all points of the compass can communicate—sharing success stories, photos and videos through the magazine, website and the social network. For more information on the NAFC, visit: www.fishingclub.com.
Taking viewers across America and around the world on unparalleled adventures
since 1993, Outdoor Channel is America’s Leader In Outdoor TV. Dedicated to the outdoor lifestyle and conservation, the independent cable network is a division of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, LLC and provides a complete spectrum of riveting hunting, fishing, shooting and adventure entertainment. Outdoor Channel is received by 39.4 million U.S. households – the largest outdoor TV footprint in the country – and is available in more than 50 countries internationally.
Founded in 1922, the Izaak Walton League is one of the nation's oldest and most respected conservation organizations. With a powerful grassroots network of nearly 270 local chapters nationwide, the League takes a common-sense approach toward protecting our country's natural heritage and improving outdoor recreation opportunities for all Americans.
Founded in 1973, the NWTF is headquartered in Edgefield, S.C., and has local
chapters in every state.The NWTF is dedicated to the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of our hunting heritage.Through vital partnerships with state, federal and provincial wildlife agencies, the NWTF and our members have helped restore wild turkey populations throughout North America — from a mere 30,000 in the entire United States to more than 7 million across the United States, Canada and Mexico.
We can all relate to the Rather Be Hunting Guy but Dale has made a living saying what we all think. Dale is an outdoors man who works long hours at an office job. His friends say he likes to hunt and fish too much, but to him there is no such thing. He’s certainly not a superhero, but he’s a brother to all of us who’d rather be in the woods.
The National Rifle Association is the world’s leader in firearm education, safety and training. Early on in the organization’s history, the NRA turned its interest to promoting the shooting sports and hunting, especially among our nation's youth. It is those fundamental ideas of education and training that sustain many of the programs the NRA offers to the public today. NRA training courses develop safe and responsible hunters and shooters through a network of certified instructors, training more people annually than any other organization.
KeepAmericaFishing works to keep recreational anglers on the water – securing access to more waterways, for more days, and with healthy populations of fish. As a grassroots network of over 1 million supporters, we have the tools to help all fishermen speak with a single voice and defend our rights to fish.
Sponsoring National Hunting and Fishing Day is a natural fit for Cabela’s, not just because it’s our business, because it’s our way of life. Cabela's is proud to be associated with many conservation organizations working to preserve and enhance habitat; and to ensure we pass our hunting and fishing traditions on to future generations.
Cabela’s Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney, Neb., is a leading specialty retailer, and the world’s largest direct marketer, of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise.
Cabela’s was founded in 1961 by Dick and Mary Cabela at their home in Chappell, Neb. Dick’s brother, Jim, joined the company in 1963 and by 1969 Cabela’s moved to neighboring Sidney. Today, Cabela’s has grown to become one of the most well-known outdoor recreation brands in the world, and has long been recognized as the World’s Foremost Outfitter.
Cabela’s retail locations offer a unique shopping experience for every member of the family. In addition to thousands of quality outdoor products, many Cabela’s stores feature mountain replicas, dynamic wildlife displays, fish aquariums, large murals, indoor archery ranges, Gun Libraries, Fudge Shops, Bargain Caves and more.
In addition to its growing number of retail stores and its well-established catalog and Internet channels, Cabela’s also issues the Cabela’s CLUB Visa credit card, its primary customer loyalty rewards program, through its wholly owned subsidiary World’s Foremost Bank.