Tony Hansen

Contributing Writer

Tony Hansen is a contributing writer to Field & Stream. A Michigan native, he lives in the southern Michigan community where he grew up chasing deer, turkeys, and football-sized smallmouths with the most meaningful catch of his life, his wife, Nichole.


  • Covers whitetails, turkeys, and archery


Hansen has contributed to Field & Stream for years and has hunted whitetails and turkeys all across the United States. The bulk of his hunting is done on heavily pressured lands available to the public. As a Michigan resident, he has access to the finest smallmouth fisheries in the world and tries to take full advantage of that.


Hansen earned his degree in journalism from Michigan State University


Was named a QDMA Signpost Communicator of the Year (2016)