Advertising Rates
(updated April 7, 2015)


All are required to be in color and the specs for all of the covers are 8.25 inches wide x 11 inches tall. The finished trim size of the magazine is 8 x 10.75

   color (only)   
   Back Cover
   Inside Front Cover   
   Inside Back Cover   


b & w
   Full Page 7" x 9.6"    $1000      $1200   
   2/3 Page 4.6" x 9.6"
   1/2 Page [Horiz] 7" x 4.75" [Vert.] 3.4" x 9.6"
   1/3 Page 4.6" x 9.6"
   1/4 Page 3.4" x 4.75"
   1/6 Page [Horiz] 4.6" x 2.3" [Vert.] 2.2" x 4.75"   
   1/8 Page 3.4" x 2.3"
   1/12 Page 2.2" x 2.3"
   1/24 Page 2.2" x 1.0"


$1.50 per word - $15.00 minimum, $15.00 for a classified picture
No discounts on classified Less 15% Commission to recognized agencies
Multiple Display Ad Insertions: 3 times - Less 10% 6 times - less 15%


Jan/Feb issue copy due Nov 1st;
March/April issue copy due Jan 1st;
May/June issue copy due March 1st;
July/August issue copy due May 1st;
Sept/Oct issue copy due July 1st;
Nov/Dec issue copy due Sept 1st;

publisher's statement

Backwoodsman magazine is published six times a year, and centers it's editorial activities are around: homesteading, leather crafting, survival, self-reliance, history, primitive living skills, camping, knives, fishing, how-to-projects, etc. We like to feel that we are different and unique among all other magazines published, and that our format is actively bringing the 19th century back into the 21st century. If the reader truly wants to learn the old self-reliant ways, he or she will subscribe to BACKWOODSMAN MAGAZINE. They do come from all walks of life, but a majority of them yearn to live off the land and experience the outdoors. This is why we are sure that your product will be displayed in front of the right type of people when you advertise with us. We are the fastest growing publication in our field!


Backwoodsman Magazine is distributed by mail to subscribers in every state and many foreign countries. It is also sold at major retail outlets all over the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the U.K. Our current distribution is 250,000 and we're by Kable Distribution Services, 14 Wall St. Suite 4C, New York, NY 10005. Printed by Democrat Printing Company, Little Rock, AR, website:

ad regulations

Advertisers must supply artwork or photos. All advertising is non-cancelable. However, we will accept changes if received in time. Backwoodsman assumes no liability if for any reason it becomes necessary to omit an advertisement. Backwoodsman reserves the right to reject advertising copy which is objectionable, misleading or not in the best interest of readers. The mechanical requirements are as follows: copy must be submitted camera ready by email. All images must be at least 300 ppi (pixels per inch). Please submit the ad in jpeg format and email to:

Customers wanting to use their credit card to pay for advertising please call 361-790-7916 to talk with us directly or to leave a message that includes your name and a phone number. We will contact you within 3-5 business days.

You can also mail a check to: PO Box 1740, Fulton, TX 78358

For more information about advertising with Backwoodsman Magazine, please email
Charlie Richie Jr. at or
or use our online Contact Form.