JOHN SNOW has been at the magazine since 2001, serving most recently as Executive Editor prior to assuming his new duties as the Shooting Editor in 2010. Since coming to Outdoor Life, Snow has overseen the magazine’s comprehensive gear tests, launched the “Guns & Gear” and “Recreational Shooting” sections and written frequently on hunting and firearms. He also hosts “The Gun Shots” on, one of the most popular shooting-related blogs on the Internet. Snow is an avid big-game hunter and wingshooter, with worldwide hunting and shooting experience. Before coming to Outdoor Life, Snow was Editor-in-Chief of Fishing & Hunting News and spent several years working at newspapers, including The New York Times. Snow received his Master’s degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.