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9 Best Broadheads For Elk Hunting 2022

Elk hunting is undoubtedly one of the most thrilling of all bowhunting adventures, and one that also requires your gear to be up to the notable task at hand. Elk are large, hearty animals that require a quality broadhead for a clean kill.  If you’re looking for the best broadhead for your next elk hunt, …


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Millennium Hang-On Treestands M150 Review 2022

When looking for some hunting equipment, many people search for treestands to improve their vantage point and firing range. There is a big market for treestands, but none compare to the Millennium Treestands M150 in terms of comfort, adjustability, and flexibility. The M150 is a tree stand built for anybody and everybody. While on the …


The Ultimate Guide To Outdoor Survival

The Ultimate Guide To Outdoor Survival

Everything You Need To Know About Hunting And Surviving In The Wild Hunting is something mankind has done since it learned to walk on two legs and use tools. While we don’t need to hunt to feed our families anymore, it can still be a great way to spend the weekend. Anyone who knows anything …


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Prepare For Turkey Season

Turkey Season is close! Are you looking to add a new quarry to your bowhunting adventures this year? If so, look no further than the wild turkey. These wary birds offer unique and challenging bowhunts few other quarries can match. To be successful when bow hunting turkeys, start by doing your homework. Scouting is vital, …


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Three Basic Turkey Calls

There’s a lot of trial and error to master turkey calls. Your first attempts might not sound very natural or convincing-sounding if you’re new at it. You’ll need some time and practice to get good! In this article, you will learn all about turkey calls and how to use them to bring in those gobblers. …


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Increase Healthy Antler Growth In Bucks

If you want your deer to reach their full potential in terms of antler size, then you need to make sure they’re getting the proper nutrients. Deer need high levels of calcium and phosphorous to produce healthy antlers. What Nutrients Do Deer Need for Proper Antler Growth? Some supplements are designed to help increase body …


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A Guide To Choosing Your First Bow

I have only ever used compound bows for hunting. I have owned several compound bows over the years. Although compound bows feature amazing technology, certain principles always apply to hunting. An accurate compound bow needs to be quiet, reliable, and accurate. High-end compound bows are marketed with speed, vibration after the shot, grips, cams, and camouflage as …



Arrow Rest Basics

Many bowhunters will talk about archery sights or even shooting form when asked about the accuracy of their archery gear. Many hunters don’t realize how crucial an arrow rest can be to accuracy. Bowhunting equipment, including arrow rests, has evolved dramatically in the past decade.  Especially for beginners, it is clear that selecting an arrow …


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Bow Hunting Gear to Keep You in the Hunt

Bows, treestands, broadheads, and camouflage have all become increasingly popular in the world of bowhunting equipment. Bowhunters of all ages have benefited from advances in bowhunting technology. There are many choices for bowhunting equipment, but if you keep the basics in mind, you can save yourself some frustration. Your best archery gear will be quiet, …


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The Different Types Of Tree Stands

In general, treestands come in fixed, climbing, and ladder styles. Treestands are one of the most essential pieces of bowhunting equipment due to their variety of styles. You should choose your treestand based on the type of terrain you hunt. Avoid climbing treestands if you spend a lot of time in pine thickets or oak …


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Bowhunting on the Ground – Still Hunting

I started bowhunting from the ground. It was the only way I knew how to hunt deer. Still hunting with a compound bow, as it turns out, is not quite that simple. Sitting against the base of a tree may work just fine when using a shotgun, but it does not work quite as well …


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Ground Blind Basics

Ground blinds are becoming increasingly popular among hunters. They are easy to pack into the woods and set up quickly and quietly. The best feature of any ground blind is that it provides total concealment for the hunter, allowing you to hide in non-traditional hunting areas like hayfields without being spotted by game. Ground blinds …


Tree Stand Basics

There’s no better way to see whitetail deer than from a tree stand regularly. When you’re in a tree stand, you’re out of the deer’s line of sight, which lets you see what’s happening on the ground. By getting into a tree stand, you can draw undetected and even control how your scent spreads. Here are …


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The Best Compound Bow Quivers in 2022

There’s no question that a good quiver is an important piece of gear for any bow hunter. When you’re spending hours a day in the field, you need to have all your equipment with you, and it needs to be easy to access. There are a lot of different quivers on the market these days, …


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The Best Bowstring Stop in 2022

Bowhunting is a close-range affair that requires absolute stealth at every point during the hunt, especially during the moment of truth. As even the most modern compound bows are shot, a certain noise level is emitted due to kinetic energy-induced vibration. For this reason, archers strive to minimize the intensity of these vibrations by using …


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Best Bowfishing Crossbows in 2022

Do you rather fire a crossbow than a “regular” bow? But you do love bow fishing? Well, how about a fishing crossbow? We are pretty much all about bow hunting – but our new team member James loves his crossbows. Check your local regulations regarding bow fishing or crossbow fishing. Most of the time they …


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Bear X Saga 405 Crossbow

There are quite a few excellent crossbows in today’s market. The Bear Saga 405 surely is one of them. The experts at Bear are to be trusted 100% with what they put together. Top-of-line speed and performance. If you are looking for a crossbow that is fast, top-notch quality, and accurate, the Bear Saga 405 …


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Best Portable Ozone Generator For Hunting 2022

Ozone generators let you move more freely when bowhunting by shielding you from your quarry. But: which one is best? Well, it all depends. A ground blind or a deer stand? Looking for high-tech or something affordable? We’ve got you covered… At a Glance: The Top Notch Portable Ozone Generators We think that one of …


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When Do Deer Stop Using Mineral Licks

Do you wonder when deer stop using minerals licks? It seems like it drops off quite significantly in September. You will still see some activity in September, but the most action will be from April-September. So, what are the seasonal mineral needs deer have? Basically, as long as they’re eating well during the summer months, …


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Mathews Z3 Compound Bow Specs

Mathews Z3 is a bow based on the popular Mathews Z7 bow. The only difference is that it has got different cutouts and a new riser design instead of the gridlock. It has the brand new XD lost camo pattern and some similar specs to the Mathews Z7, such as the axle length and shooting …


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Turkey Hunting Gear Essentials

The spring of the year is quite a magical time for those that love nothing more than the pursuit of the wild turkey. Pleasant weather has taken hold, vegetation is in bloom all around, and gobbles fill the air. For the veteran turkey hunter, it’s business as usual, and gear intended for handling the task …


How to Whiten a Deer Skull

If you’re like most deer hunters, you want to make sure that your trophy looks as good as possible. For many hunters, this means that you will want to whiten your deer skull. You can pay someone to whiten the trophy skull for you, but it’s actually relatively easy to do yourself – and you …


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The Best Tree Stand Safety Harness 2022

Treestand accidents are the most common cause of injury amongst firearm and bowhunters alike. If you’re one of the thousands of hunters who use a treestand, you must take steps to protect yourself. A safety harness is an excellent way to keep you secure while you try to land that trophy buck. BEST OVERALL Lightweight …


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NAP Killzone Broadhead Review

You may find bowhunters out there pledging allegiance to a certain broadhead. But it’s no secret that loyalty quickly fades with one or two foul shots. Traditional broadheads carry with them a stigma. Large fixed-blade broadheads create drag when in flight. Fixed broadheads combat the effects of drag with smaller blades, which sacrifices cutting diameter. …


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Ameristep Element Hunting Blind Review 2022

The hunt for hunting blinds can be a tedious task, and there are countless options out there. If you are looking to purchase a ground blind, you have likely come across the name Ameristep. As one of the biggest producers of hunting blinds, Ameristep has a wide variety of items available. To narrow down the …


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Best Compound Bows For Women in 2022

With every passing year, an increasing number of women pick up a bow, seeking to take in all that is enjoyable about archery. This trend has benefitted the hunting and shooting sports community in general, turning outdoor adventures into a family affair. In a quest to find the gear that best suits their needs, many …


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Muzzy Trocar HB Review

Muzzy’s Trocar HB is a hybrid, four-bladed broadhead that offers an outstanding balance of precision and power for bone-shattering effect when it hits a target. In this Muzzy Trocar HB review, we’ll look at the positives and negatives, give our first impressions, talk about the design and weight considerations, and sum things up to help …


Left Handed Compound Bows

Left Handed Compound Bows 2022

The Bowtech range is pleasing for compound bows. Their collection is so extensive that they have sufficient product depth to offer hunters several choices purely for left-handed users. It is difficult to be let down when it comes to the Bowtech compound bows. The quality components and dependable accuracy are well known. So if you …


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Best Arrows For Compound Bow 2022

As any archer knows, your arrows are every bit as vital to your success as the compound bow from which they are fired. In the absence of quality arrows, you will never be able to achieve as high of a level of proficiency as would otherwise be possible. I recently switched to the Gold Tip …


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Easton Full Metal Jacket Arrow Review 2022

Without the right arrows, even the best shots will fall flat. Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) arrows deliver more power and performance than traditional carbon shafts. If you’re searching for FMJ arrows, you’ll find no shortage of options, but how do you know which is best? Easton has been a world-recognized leader in arrows and archery …