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Sponsored by: Whitetail University, Atsko Products   By: Wade Nolanbowhunting biologist I once had a University professor that said, “Check your…

Travis Olson Takes Big John

“I didn’t get a really-good look at the buck’s rack until after he jumped across the creek,” Olson reports. “Then my heart started pumping overtime, because he was the biggest buck I ever had seen and realized he was Big John…

Lyme Epidemic Clock is Tick-Tick-Ticking

Within days of an infected tick bite you experience severe headaches, body aches and intense flu-like symptoms. This nearly universally misdiagnosed ailment, Lyme disease, may have devastating effects on the human body if not treated quickly and correctly. Be vigilant out there.…

Turkey Hunting in MN

Sitting in the blind, wind blowing, no action to speak of Doug gets ready to pack it in for the day when his grandson Reyden saw some birds coming in to the decoys. It was time for some turkey action.…

Kids and Bears

Kids, only kids for a short time. Adults, we take things too seriously sometimes. We get busy doing what we do. As an outdoor loving Mom, Jennifer knows the real way to child's heart, take them with you. Share your outdoor time with them. Even baiting for bear.…

It Is Such A Shame

Hunting for Bezoar Ibex in Turkey wasn't the first thing on Matt Guedes mind in light of recent events but he followed a client of Journey Hunts there and was glad he did.…

We Say Good-Bye to John ‘Maggie’ McGee

Everyone who read Bowhunter Magazine looked forward to 'Maggie's Meanderings'. Maggie had a sense of humor, infused in bowhunting, that made us all chuckle at the things he said and did. Thanks Maggie, for the joy you gave us.…

Making the Book: Part I

M.R. James entered his first animal into the record book of Pope & Young and from that moment on he not only added more but went from a member to one of the important leaders in this vital organization.…

Gaining Access to Hunt

You have been driving by this great farm and know there are some monster bucks living there. How do you gain permission from the farmer who owns that land? Read this article by Wade Nolan and you'll find out the right and wrong way.…

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One More Turkey Hunt

Nothing beats being in the right place at the right time when the gobblers fly down to begin their daily search for wild turkey hens.…

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Why Control Coyotes Now?

Why Control Coyotes Now?

THE LATE BIG BUCK

THE LATE BIG BUCK

Is It A Hen Or A Gobbler?

Is It A Hen Or A Gobbler?

Wild Turkeys Vs Domestic?

Wild Turkeys Vs Domestic?

Wild Boar Day

Wild Boar Day

What It Takes To Do It

What It Takes To Do It

Gator Gettin’

Gator Gettin’

Surrounded By Gators

Surrounded By Gators

Turkey Hunt Becomes A Hog Hunt

Turkey Hunt Becomes A Hog Hunt

New Zealand Bowhunter: Goats, Chamois and Wild Boars

New Zealand Bowhunter: Goats, Chamois and Wild Boars

Youth Day At Cabela’s

Youth Day At Cabela’s

My 5 Phase Plan For Wild Turkey Hunting

My 5 Phase Plan For Wild Turkey Hunting

New Products

New Hunting Camo Rethinks Hunter Safety

See3D Camo LLC is a Vermont-based company that specializes in camouflage for hunters. It is a revolutionary new concept in hunting safety that uses 3D leaf technology on an orange base that allows the hunter to be highly visible to humans, yet invisible to deer.…

Sportsman Tracker Intros HuntWise Hunting App

HuntWise predicts the best hunting times for 14 different species including white-tailed deer, waterfowl, turkey, upland game, wild boar, coyote, rabbit, squirrel, black bear, brown bear, black-tailed deer, moose, mule deer, and elk.…

P&Y Releases 8th Edition Record Book

The book includes more than 15 educational and entertaining feature stories, including a photo essay capturing past images of our great “Forefathers of Bowhunting,” detailing special moments of Dr. Saxton Pope, Art Young, Fred Bear, Ishi, and many more.…

THREE NEW BOWS ADDED TO GEN-X® LINEUP

“These three new bows round out our offering to archery enthusiasts from beginners to avid bow hunters,” said Todd Bahnub, President of Gen-X®. “All of our bows are made in the U.S., and continue our tradition of offering durable bows with great features and technology that stand up over time.…

ZEISS Introduces Victory Pocket Binoculars

The new Victory Pocket binoculars are the first pocket binoculars to utilize FL-Lenses, resulting in uncontested resolution, edge-to-edge sharpness with the lowest color fringing in-class. In addition to extremely high-quality color fidelity…

Gear Reviews

Gear Review: Bowmaster Bow Press

The basic device is a cable system which attaches to the limbs on your bow. As you turn the jack screw it shortens the cable and gently pulls the bow limbs inward releasing pressure as it goes. Once you have the bow relaxed, you can install a peep sight or change the strings.…

Stay Tight – Stay Hunting: The Aglet

Loosened or untied laces slow us down, are dangerous and force calves, ankles and feet to work harder and cause chaffing and blisters and the worst; a strained or broken ankle of foot. “And there goes your hunting season!” Frank has an easy fix.…

Africa

Hunting the Dark Continent

Hunting the Dark Continent

Admit it, you have always wanted to bowhunt Africa. You can't deny it but something has always gotten in the way. Well, Matt Guedes of Journey Hunts is making it easier for you if Africa is still a dream for you. Let Matt help you make this dream come true.…

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Southern Ohio Outfitters Joins bhn

Southern Ohio Outfitters Joins bhn

Southern Ohio Outfitters. We are the foremost outfit for trophy whitetail in Ohio. In fact, Southern Ohio Outfitters has been Named Ohio’s Top Outfit for Trophy Whitetail Hunts in Ohio and One of NORTH AMERICAS Top 5 destinations to hunt big bucks By Deer and Deer Hunting Magazine!…

Scent Control

Credibility Platforms

Credibility Platforms

Sponsored by: Whitetail University, Atsko Products   By: Wade Nolanbowhunting biologist I once had a University professor that…

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The Zen Art of Being Still

The Zen Art of Being Still

I quickly found that I could have best spent my preparation time in an entirely different way. I discovered this to be one of the toughest hunting experiences I have encountered to date – but not for the reasons you would think.…