Brad Fenson

Brad Fenson

Contributing Writer

For over three and a half decades, Brad Fenson has been a freelance communicator and has a long history with Field & Stream. He has written many columns, reviews, and features for the brand—as well as several book projects. Fenson travels the world to find new adventures but spends most of his time exploring western Canada.

Highlights

  • Covers hunting, fishing, camping, cooking, and conservation
  • Specializes in waterfowl, all aspects of big game, predators, firearms and ballistics, and and cooking

Experience

Fenson has received more than 70 national communication awards for writing and photography. Being able to cover a wide range of topics, Fenson has written for more than 50 publications in North America.

Education

A diploma in Fish & Wildlife Management naturally solidified Fenson’s passion for the outdoors. It led to an exciting career in habitat and wildlife management with organizations like Ducks Unlimited and Alberta Fish & Game Association, in addition to being a full-time freelancer.

F&S Lightning Round

Best Hunting Memory: Dall sheep with a muzzleloader in the Mackenzie Mountains Favorite Fishing Location: Cree River Lodge on Wapata Lake in northern Saskatchewan Favorite Animal to Hunt: Elk during the rut Latest Bucket list Adventure: Taking a B&C mountain lion with a crossbow Pet Peeve: Never enough time to read more books

Get latest from Brad Fenson

Best Meat Thermometers for Game and More

Best Meat Thermometers for Game and More

Best Meat Grinders for Big Game, Waterfowl, and More

Best Meat Grinders for Big Game, Waterfowl, and More

Best Dehydrators for Jerky: Venison and More

Best Dehydrators for Jerky: Venison and More

Best Turkey Fryers of 2022

Best Turkey Fryers of 2022

Breakfast and Beyond: Best Camping Griddles

Breakfast and Beyond: Best Camping Griddles

5 Festive Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day Featuring Wild Game (and Beer!)
The Essential Gear Guide for Making Wild Game Jerky

The Essential Gear Guide for Making Wild Game Jerky

How to Cook Instant Pot Wild Turkey

How to Cook Instant Pot Wild Turkey