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VIDEO: Bow Review, Bowtech 3017 Reign 6

Jason Balazs tests the Bowtech Reign 6 in this 2017 bow review. The Reign 6 is more than just a high performing bow that projects arrows at 350 feet per second! And 100% Tunes to you via SmartBow Technology.…

20th Anniversary of BOW in North Carolina

Team Frady, the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and many others help make the BOW (Becoming an Outdoors Woman) program successful in bringing more women into the outdoor world. This year marked the 20th anniversary and Lynne and Jim have been there for 18 of them.…

Archery Industry Mourns Andy Simo

Yet one more archery giant leaves our community. Andy Simo was a brilliant engineer and innovator with a gentle heart, a warm, ready smile and unquestionable integrity. God bless you Andy, you will be missed.…

Coyote Home Ranges- New Research

While the research is not completed it does, at this point, show the range of coyotes and when compared to that of whitetail deer, helps explain the coyote fawn kill rates are higher than previously thought.…

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.…

Being Involved at a Young Age

For many of our children, the outdoor experience, including hunting and fishing, play an important part of growing up. For Baylee Guedes and her siblings it was passed on by their father Matt. They are fortunate. Something we all need to pass on to our children.…

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.…

Man, What a Rack!

You don't have to be an elk hunter to appreciate the regal majesty of a rutting bull elk. The oversized antlers, eerie sounds of fluting bugles, throaty grunts and guttural growls can fire the imagination and touch the soul of anyone. M.R. James knows, he caught the fever.…

Bear Country Gobbler

After two months of breaking in Ellie Mae the mule Clay Newcomb was ready to mount up for some high country bowhunting for turkey.…

ONLINE BOWHUNTS

Minnesota Longbeard Bowhunt

"Bowhunting is trial and error, but as long as you never stop learning you will always improve." says Joshua Wells as he takes us on his 2017 MN wild turkey bowhunt.…

Is It A Hen Or A Gobbler?

Gobblers and Hen wild turkeys have different purposes and look quite different. But less experienced turkey hunters justifiably have trouble telling them apart.…

Wild Turkeys Vs Domestic?

In a single word, survival. A wild turkey hen teaches her poults how to react to their harsh and varied environments of the North America wilderness.…

Why Control Coyotes Now?

Now, does are dropping their fawns and teaching them how to find food and get around in their area. That's the perfect scenario for coyotes and predators.…

Turkey Hunt Becomes A Hog Hunt

When a cool front came through this week it was perfect for a wild turkey hunt. On my 200-yard walk to my stand I daw a MONSTER BOAR rooting under some Oak trees.…

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Why Control Coyotes Now?

Why Control Coyotes Now?

THE LATE BIG BUCK

THE LATE BIG BUCK

TAYLOR

TAYLOR

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

Alligator: Day 2

Alligator: Day 2

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

Last Bearhunt: Pt 3

Last Bearhunt: Pt 3

Last Bearhunt: My Hunt

Last Bearhunt: My Hunt

Last Bearhunt: Fred Tags A Big One

Last Bearhunt: Fred Tags A Big One

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

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…

New Adult Spirits from Droptine

There is a new Vodka in town and it's made in the US from American grown corn, distilled six times for a velvety smoothness and great taste. Droptine, give it a try.…

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.…

West

Scouting

Midwest

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

Coyote Home Ranges- New Research

Coyote Home Ranges- New Research

While the research is not completed it does, at this point, show the range of coyotes and when compared to that of whitetail deer, helps explain the coyote fawn kill rates are higher than previously thought.…

The Ladies Room

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.…