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Best Practices for Using Electronic Game Calls

Electronic game calls, unlike their manual counterparts don’t require any particular skill to make the right sound - they’re preprogrammed to create the same noise each time. However, that doesn’t mean that they take no skill to use. Instead of focusing on making the right [...]

When and Why You Should Use a Deer Feeder

While deer feeders are legal in a number of states, many hunters are surprisingly unaware of when and why they would want to use one. For many, feeders and baiting seem against the sporting spirit of hunting. However, the concept behind a feeder isn’t all [...]

The Best Practices for Getting the Most Out of Your Deer Feeder

Through your binoculars you see a huge ten-point buck. Your heart starts to pound, you carefully stow away your optics, slowly shoulder your rifle and take aim at your unwitting prey, carefully centering your crosshairs over the animal’s chest to take the shot. Later, as [...]

How to Replace Your Hunting Bowstring

One of the most basic maintenance skills you can learn as a bowhunter is how to replace your own bowstring. Not needing to go to your local bow technician to have it restrung can save you some money and learning how to do it yourself [...]

7 Care Tips to Make your Hunting Bow Last Longer

Whether you have a cheap hunting bow from a big box store or the latest and greatest model, you want it to last a long time. Like any piece of outdoor equipment, it’s an investment that pays dividends through beautiful days spent in the wilderness. [...]

How to Use a Spotting Scope for Hunting

You’d think using a spotting scope would be simple, right? Just look through the lens and see the animals - no different than with a rifle scope. While the general premise behind spotting scopes is familiar, using one for the first time can be a [...]

The Reasons Why You Need to Use a Spotting Scope When Hunting

Spotting scopes are probably one of the most underutilized pieces of hunting equipment. Many people are intimidated by their size and expense, wondering if it’s just an overpriced gadget they don’t really need. Nothing could be further from the truth though, as a good spotting [...]

Top Tips for Packing Your Hunting Pack

What goes in your hunting pack will largely be determined by two factors: the weather and the length of your hunting trip. If it’s a day hunt during bow season or early rifle, there’s a good chance you won’t need much more than the clothes [...]

How to Sharpen Your Hunting Knife

A dull knife is a dangerous knife. While you might think a sharp hunting knife is more likely to cut you, you’d be wrong. A dull knife requires more pressure to operate, which means a greater change of slippage and nasty accidents. Your knife should [...]

7 Tips to Get the Best Out of Your Trail Camera

Have you ever wondered what’s going on in the woods when you’re not around? Do the deer come out to play when you’re away? With a trail camera, there’s no need to wonder as the secrets of the forest are revealed in stunning HD photography [...]

Ten Must Have Items for Your Hunting Pack

So you’re packing your bag the night before the hunt (or several nights if you’re not a procrastinator), and it’s time to make some decisions about what the “essentials” are. You don’t want to be loaded down with gear, you want to stay mobile ready [...]

Six Surprising Alternative Uses for Your Hunting Knife

Hunting knives are typically carried for one purpose, field dressing game and you should choose a knife that you’re very comfortable using for that purpose. However, a knife is an all purpose tool, and if you ever end up in a survival situation, there are [...]

How to Clean and Care for Your Hunting Boots

You might think that your hunting boots were made to get dirty, and they were, but if you want them to last a long time they’ll need a quick cleaning after most outings. Leather boots require just the right amount of moisture to function properly, [...]

Tips for Making Your Hunting Boots Last Longer

A pair of hunting boots is an investment of a few hundred dollars, and like any good investment, you want it to keep performing for years to come. Due to our own negligence though, those boots might end up lasting just a few seasons. It [...]

My Deer Hunting Goals for 2018

        In all things in life I am constantly seeking knowledge, focus, and growth for improvement. This is a part of who I am as a professional during my daytime job and is also how [...]

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  • Best Hunting Packs

Let’s Look at the Best Hunting Packs for your Hunting Trip

No piece of hunting equipment gets as much wear and tear as our packs. They haul our rifle, accessories, and often hefty quarters of meat for long distances and over rough terrain. While you might [...]

  • The Best Hunting Knife

Check Out The Best Hunting Knife for the Money – With Our Top Hunting Knife Reviews

A good hunting knife is one of your most important pieces of equipment you’ll own as a hunter. While it does the dirty deed of dressing your kill, a knife has a lot of other [...]

  • Best Crossbow for Hunting

Whats the Best Hunting Crossbow? Read our Review to Find out

​Crossbows are becoming more popular, both for hunting and target practice. With the rising popularity comes a wider range of top crossbows available on the market.We talked to other crossbow enthusiasts and asked them what [...]