• ATA Show 2018: Hunting Gear for All of Us

    Okay, if you ask me, and many of my friends, we identify as turkey hunters. Growing up in north-central Pennsylvania, guys my age now used to whisper in hushed tones: "Oh, yeah, he's a turkey hunter ." It was a badge of honor to be called that. And I'm honored...

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    ATA Show: New Broadheads for 2018

    Broadheads aren’t just the business ends of the arrows we send downrange. They’re also very innovative products that bowhunters get very passionate about. Whether it’s mechanical or fixed-blade broadheads, 100-grain or 125-grain options, or any other variation of this product type, people have their preferences. And here we’ve revealed some...


ATA Show: New Bowhunting Gear in Realtree EDGE Camo

A plethora of new gear means it’s a new year in the outdoor industry. It seems all of the new gadgets and gizmos come out around the first of the year. And this year was par for the course. There have been a lot of new products introduced for 2018...

ATA Show 2018: New Tenzing Turkey Hunting Recliner in Realtree EDGE

The cool thing about turkey recliners is the immediate conversion from a turkey hunting vest as you walk, into a turkey hunting chair as you make your setup, with a padded fold-out seat as you wait on that gobbler to show. I got the scoop on the new Tenzing TZ...

ATA Show: The 8 Coolest Products at the Trade Show

The ATA Show is usually the location and time when new archery and bowhunting products are released. This year was no different. The 2018 show in Indianapolis didn’t disappoint. There were many new pieces of gear that turned heads and have the potential to impact hunts (for the better) worldwide...

ATA Show 2018: 3-D Turkey Hunting Archery Targets

Arrowing 3-D turkey archery targets is both fun and practical. It's one way of making sure you're ready when a gobbling longbeard steps into range of your blind or open-ground setup and you draw back for the shot. We're on the ATA 2018 show floor checking out new products before...

ATA Show: New Compound Bows for 2018

Bows make the bowhunting world go ‘round. Everyone gets excited when the bow manufacturers release their new lineups for the year. And 2018 is no different. Here are some of the bows that are creating a buzz at the 2018 ATA Show in Indianapolis.

ATA Show 2018: Knight & Hale RNG-200 Turkey Vest in Realtree EDGE

Realtree.com is covering the ATA Show this week in Indianapolis, Indiana. In addition to archery gear, some cool turkey hunting products in the new Realtree EDGE camouflage are also on the floor. The Knight & Hale RNG-200 Turkey Vest will surely get some interest from turkey hunters this season. Please...

Gear Review: Arctic Shield Heat Echo Loft Jacket and Vest

Arctic Shield has a long and storied history in the outdoors. Check out their all-new Heat Echo Loft jacket and vest in Realtree EDGE camo . You saw it here first. Don't Miss: 8 Effective New Deer Hunting Gear Products You May Not Have Seen Yet Are you a deer...

North American Super Slam: 29 Big Game Animals You Need

For me, the true meaning of hunting is for food and adventure. It’s for sustenance of both the body and mind. And chasing big game animals has been a very large part of many lives across the world. Thus the Super Slam® of North American Big Game was born. Grand...

Compound Archery: The Parts of the Compound Bow

Archery wasn’t very popular (relatively speaking) not too long ago. But today, archery is taking the country, and the world, by storm. Anti-hunters and non-hunters are even taking up the storied heritage of archery. And it’s helping add numbers to our ranks each and every day. But regardless of your...

ATA Show: 10 Pieces of Arctic Shield Gear You Need

The ATA Show is kicking off and we're in Indianapolis checking out all of the great new gear that's just hit the market. It's an exciting time to be a gear junky. Here are 10 solid pieces of gear from Arctic Shield.

How to Get Your Turkey Hunting Grand Slam on Public Land

Have you ever thought of taking your turkey hunting Grand Slam on public land? I think it was my late friend Dwain Bland who first came up with turkey hunting’s Grand Slam concept of the 3/4 Slam. Dwain claimed the distinction, anyway, in his marvelous book Turkey Hunter’s Digest ,...

Photo Gallery: Weird Looking Turkeys and Odd Bird Behavior

If you chase wild turkeys long enough with a camera, there will be images that can only be categorized as weird oddities, maladies and/or misfits. The following collection illustrates some of the more unique feathered characters I’ve been blessed to encounter.