Bowhunting

  • 7 Factors for Daylight Deer Activity During the Late Season

    The late season is a monster. Cold temperatures. Pressured deer. Nasty weather. Worn-down bodies. It’s a rough time to be a hunter. But it’s an even tougher time to be a deer. And that’s why those who still have tags should still be out there working to fill them. Here...

  • 5 Late Season Deer Hunting Tips and Tactics

    Deer hunting is a game of chess. The deer makes a move. The hunter counters. Then the deer reacts. And they go round and round until the hunter finds success, gives up or reaches season’s end. Hopefully, you’re experiencing success with fun hunts and filled tags. Here are five tactics...

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8 Effective New Deer Hunting Gear Products You May Not Have Seen Yet

It’s December. The first day of the last month of the year is here. The rut is largely over for the northern half of the country. (Where did the time go?) And for most of you southerners out there, the best is yet to come. (Time can’t pass fast enough,...


How to Track a Buck in the Snow

By: Bob Humphrey No doubt about it, the vast majority of whitetail hunting today is done from some type of elevated platform – treestand, tripod or shooting house. That wasn’t always the case. To this day, many northwoods hunters still practice the age-old art of tracking in the snow. So...


Boone and Crockett: Scoring Record Big Game Animals

I was one of 24 individuals selected from the Northeast and Eastern Canada to attend the Boone and Crockett Club Records of North American Big Game official measurer training workshop. The workshop was held in Kittery, Maine and was the third of five such events held across the United States...


Union Sportsmen's Alliance and Realtree Partner for Conservation

FRANKLIN, Tenn. —The Union Sportsmen's Alliance (USA) recently entered into a multi-year strategic partnership with Realtree, making the brand the exclusive camouflage company of the USA. The USA is a nonprofit organization created in 2007 to unite the union community through conservation to preserve North America's outdoor heritage. The USA...


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How Whitetails Make it Through Winter

Northern winters take whitetails to their limits, but deer are masters of survival. See just how tough they really are.


How to Weatherproof Your Bow

Bowhunting whitetails isn’t a sport for the faint of heart. Long hunts in the elements can take a beating on you and your equipment. Doing all you can to protect your bow from nasty weather is a smart move for protecting the investment you’ve made in your gear and preventing...


How to Effectively Hunt Late-Season Whitetails

While my whitetail season's finished, this isn't the case in many regions. Many states offer last-chance bowhunting opportunities, while others invite you to continue bowhunting during general rifle seasons conducted well after the rut (like Kansas, where I've successfully bowhunted late season while wearing the required orange vest). There are...


Chasing November: 160-Inch 8-Point Bow Kill, A Trail Cam Trophy

Are you a fan of Chasing November ? Here’s the latest episode of the second season. Check out this week’s action. Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting . Follow us on Facebook .


The Chronicles: Bowhunting Giant Big-Bodied Bucks in Alberta

Have you been following The Chronicles ? Check out this video of their recent adventures in Alberta as they chased big white-tailed deer. Don't Miss: The Chronicles: Giant Alberta Bucks Teaser Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how to accomplish your goals? Check out our stories, videos and...


5 Reasons Squirrel Hunting Is So Popular

It's no surprise squirrel hunting is so popular. Here's why. 1. Squirrels are Everywhere From Maine to Mississippi, Kentucky to California, squirrels can be found. Such an abundance of small-game opportunities yields plenty of seasonal hunting opportunities. Depending on where you live, some locations have late spring, summer, early fall,...


Household Items Perfect for Deer Hunting

Nearly everything we do as deer hunters has a specialized piece of gear or some fancy gizmo associated with it. Deer-specific equipment is great, but if you find yourself in a jam or simply like saving a little cash, you’ll want to check out this list of everyday household items...


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Deer Hunting’s Top 7 Secrets

Deer hunting is a world of secrets. There’s a lot that we just don’t know yet. But there are some recent findings that biologists have unearthed. Funny thing? They go against conventional deer knowledge and completely contradict what we once thought. Here are deer hunting’s top seven secrets. Editor's Note:...


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