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September 24 is National Hunting and Fishing Day. This holiday was initiated in 1971 by one of Vista Outdoor’s partners in conservation, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF). The day...

During the Vista Outdoor Sales Conference held in Park City, Utah, 150 Vista Outdoor employees assembled 70 bicycles for the National Ability Center. Employees from various Vista Outdoor brands...

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) recently announced that Robert J. Keller has joined the association’s Board of Governors. “We are very pleased that Bob has agreed to join our...

6 Mark DeYoung speaking at the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation; Mark DeYoung and Bob Model – Boone & Crockett, CSF Honorary Board Member Vista Outdoor was a proud title sponsor of the...

The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) helps America’s farmers, ranchers, and forest owners to conserve environmentally sensitive land voluntarily. In the 1985 Farm Bill the CRP supported 37...

The National Park Service (NPS) is celebrating its first 100 years and all of its past accomplishments. However, this celebration is more about kicking off the second century by focusing on ways...

Vista Outdoor Inc. has acquired privately owned Camp Chef, a leading producer of outdoor cooking solutions. Camp Chef’s high-quality products deliver efficient ways to cook for almost any...

Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium announced Rick Cerwick of Des Moines, Iowa, as the recipient of the 2015 International Hunter Education Association-USA (IHEA-USA) Volunteer Instructor of the...

The new corporate headquarters for Vista Outdoor officially opened on August 9, where Senator Hatch and other local and state dignitaries helped CEO Mark DeYoung cut the ribbon. The new 33,000...

Back in February, we asked for your ideas on what to name our company’s conservation campaign. After receiving nearly 200 suggestions, going through the judging process, and conducting an...

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Tread Lightly! awarded funding to complete 25 Restoration for Recreation projects throughout the United States. More than 1,400 volunteers helped to complete the...

We are proud of the seven outstanding young people who received this year’s Vista Outdoor Learning for Life Scholarship awards. Each will receive a $1,000 award. Congratulations also go to their...

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) awards $60,000 in scholarships funds to 25 students in its annual essay contest for employees of NSSF Voting Member companies and their family...

Vista Outdoor, along with Federal Premium, Champion Traps & Targets, Savage Arms, Bushnell, and RCBS were sponsors of the National 4-H Shooting Sports Championships held in Grand Island, Nebraska...

The 2016 Tom Knapp Memorial Scholarship goes to Devin Rowland and Matthew Seguin, both of Louisiana. The scholarship program was created to honor legendary exhibition shooter Tom Knapp, who passed...

The 2016 recipient for the Bill Steven’s 4-H Leadership Award is Gerry Snapp from Missouri. Gerry served for 13 years on the National Shooting Sports Steering Committee for 4-H, and in recent...

Children were flitting between craft tables, lawn games and a bike course this past weekend at the CamelBak headquarters in Petaluma, California where Bell helmets and Strider bicycles were given...

Vista Outdoor brand Bell Helmets granted Appalachian Mountain Bike Club of Knoxville the Bell Built Grant in the amount of $100,000 to build Devil’s Track, this sleek new trail located in Tennessee.

On a sunny Friday in May, more than 290 volunteers, including 18 employees from Lewiston, Idaho, participated in the Twin County United Way’s 20th Annual Day of Caring. The annual event allows...

In April, the South St. Paul Rod and Gun Club in Minnesota was home to the very first Women’s Outdoor Expo, an event to introduce women to hunting and fishing. Demonstrations and hands-on...

The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) hosted a two-day Member and Industry Challenge last week at Glenn Dale, Maryland. Held annually for more than 20 years, this event brings together...

In honor of Military Appreciation Month, we are sharing the following story submitted by two Federal Premium employee veterans. On April 16, Dennis Angell, Marine Corps veteran, and Jim Grow, Army...

Recently, Vista Outdoor employees around the world received CamelBak bottles – an easy way to stay hydrated and an easy way to eliminate the need for disposable cups, glasses and plastic...

On April 9, Vista Outdoor employees attended Camp Valor Outdoors Rifle and Pistol Clinic and Competition at Quantico Marine Corps Base, Virginia – an event for wounded warriors and their...

Federal Premium Ammunition recently received a Telly Award for its short film “Doc – Collecting a Legacy,” featuring the story of David “Doc” Frederickson, the company’s honorary...