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We can teach you how to hit a 3D target at 100 yards and show you the closest bow-kills ever captured on video. Looking for hands-on reviews of the newest archery gear? We’ve got that too. If bowhunting is your thing, Realtree.com is your home.


 Editorial
  • Chronograph Results: The Effects of Different Archery Combinations

    We all have our reasons for choosing the arrows and setups we do. Generally, we all believe our choices are superior. So I set out to establish real numbers with these choices — using a precision Spot-Hogg Hooter Shooter bow-shooting machine and ProChrono Plus competition-grade chronograph. The Hooter Shooter removes...

  • 7 Tips to Increase Kinetic Energy in Low Poundage Bows

    Modern advancements in archery equipment have opened the sport to an entirely new demographic. Long gone are the days of struggling to pull back a high-poundage recurve or older compound in order to get enough power to cleanly take large game with archery equipment. Today’s bows are easier to draw,...


 Blogs
  • How to Shoot a Compound without a Release

    Finger shooting is rapidly fading from popularity. Something I find difficult to understand. The numbers I saw on a recent New Archery Products' website survey suggest from 75 to 80 percent of bowhunters now employ release aids. Compound bows are growing shorter every year, the average now running around 32-...

  • Fact or Fiction: The Post Velvet Whitetail Lull

    My big plans for a velvet white-tailed buck fell through again. I had some nice bucks on camera but uncooperative weather -- ill winds mostly -- permitted limited stand time. My best stand was also being haunted by a cougar (a young calf was killed nearby), and that didn't help...


 Galleries