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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Realtree Rewind: Bill Jordan's Milk River Buck

Hunter: Bill Jordan Game: Western Whitetail Where: Northeast Montana near the Milk River Dates: October 26 to October 31 Weather: Cold and snowing Bill's buck was in the 7 1/2-year-old range. Look at the mass. It was a heavy, narrow-racked 10-pointer. It had real chocolate-colored horns. This was a huge-bodied...


5 Best Stand Locations for the Late Rut

The rut is a crazy time of year for the deer hunter. You love it because of the madness it brings in the name of deer behavior. You hate it because it can be perplexing at times and much more difficult to kill a deer than you think it should...


Bowhunter Kills Double Drop Tine Booner Buck

Dwayne Hershberger wasn’t that concerned when the big buck he’d been watching for years didn’t show up during the early season. After all, it had been October before it showed on the farm the past two years. This year, he planned around the buck’s early absence with a trip out...


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The 7 Sins of Bowhunting Deer

Bowhunting whitetails (and other game for that matter) is no easy endeavor. It takes serious dedication, effort and skill to get the job done, especially in a consistent manner. On the flip side, make mistakes and things go south in a hurry. Making any of these seven blunders and hunts...


How to Make Your Bow More Accurate

Being as accurate as possible is something all bowhunters strive for. Unfortunately, not everyone has the time required to train like an Olympic archer and become a deadeye with their bow. That said, the following adjustments and techniques might help you to make you and your bow more accurate without...


Will Social Media Be the Death of Hunting?

Approximately 6 percent of the U.S. population hunts. To a lifelong hunter who’s worked hard to pass the tradition on to my children, that statistic is frightening. It should be frightening to you as well. We like to think of hunting as a God-given right but, in reality, it isn’t...


5 Factors for Rut Hunting Success

The rut is a fickle creature. It’s difficult to follow and know exactly what the deer are doing when they do it unless you’re out there observing the behavior every day. And even then, it can be pretty darn tough. By now, in some areas, we’re on the back side...


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5 Things You Need to Know Before Introducing a Woman to Bowhunting

Of archery’s recent popularity surges, perhaps the most prevalent is women joining us on the archery range and in the bowhunting woods. It’s a powerful movement and one the hunting industry needs. In the past decade, I’ve had the privilege of introducing my mother, sister and wife (then girlfriend) to...


Realtree Bloopers and Outtakes

Nobody's perfect. And as this video shows, the Realtree crew has captured some of man's best blunders on camera throughout the years. Here's just a select few of them. Enjoy. Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting ...


Review: 2017 ScentLok Clothing Line

Hunting clothing has come a long way in a short time. What brands do you prefer? Is ScentLok on your radar? Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting . And follow us on Facebook . It's the 21st...


Do You Remember Your First Deer?

The memory of your first deer is likely the fondest, and strongest, of all your successful trips afield. So, what's your story? 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 .


Chasing November: Tracking a Booner, Gnarly 9 at 10 Yards

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 .


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