Bow shot

Could You Make This 300-Yard Shot With a Bow?

So, at 100 yards could you hit a target in a roughly 8-inch circle, about the size of a pie plate? How about at 200 yards? Hmmm … that’s stretching it a bit, no? Well, what about 300 yards? A balloon at 300 yards? That would be pretty impressive, and that’s what this guy...

Public Land Bowhunter

Bowhunting Tip: Create a Shot Sequence Mantra

The key to an accurate shot on a deer with bow or gun is repeating a set process of steps in the exact same manner each time you shoot. By Mark Kenyon Take a deep breath, draw the bow, settle into your anchor point just behind the cheek bone and relax your grip on...

Texas deer

Riding Shotgun for Aerial Whitetail Hunting Surveys

Certified wildlife biologist Bob Zaiglin invites the Destination Whitetail cameras to Texas, where he employs helicopters and a team of junior college students to study, manage and breed local white-tailed deer. Tune in to the Sportsman Channel on Wednesday, oct. at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT to check out their unique breeding and management process. To control...

White-tailed deer use their incredible sense of smell to determine what's around them.

Incredibly Awesome Bow Hunting Shots on Big Bucks

If you’re not out in the woods hunting or in the yard practicing your shooting, you’re likely thinking about deer, bows, hunting or everything! Scratch your hunting itch by watching this fantastic compilation of bowhunting shots from Mossy Oak and their crack crew of videographers. You’ll see some monster bucks, cool bucks, great scenery...

Wild venison is the missing link for many of today's locavores. There's nothing more satisfying than preparing a dinner that you completely grew and/or harvested yourself. (photo by Dan Schmidt)

3 Ways Shot Placement Affects Venison Quality

The quality of your venison is a direct result of the care you take (or don’t) after the animal is down and while you are processing the animal at home. However, did you know that the it’s equally important to take care before the shot and during the trailing process? Here’s a few tips...

Tuesday5

Turkey Season Bonus: Prepare to Make the Perfect Shot

  Because the main tool of turkey hunting is a shotgun, some hunters get the false impression that it produces a large pattern of shot, making it easy to hit a target. So, they tend to skip shooting practice. But with fine-tuned barrels and high-tech shotshells designed to take down gobblers beyond 40 yards,...

Hornady Custom Lite Slugs

Live from SHOT 2014: New Deer Hunting Ammo for 2014

Whether you’re a slug-gun hunter or a rifle shooter, there is plenty of improvement across the board in new deer hunting ammo for 2014. Here’s a sneak peak at what you’ll see on store shelves this year. Federal Premium 10mm Auto, TruBall Slug Slug hunters wanting devastating knockdown power and accuracy at distance should...

Swarovski Binocular SLC 10x42 WB

Live from SHOT 2014: New Optics

Need a new rifle scope, new binoculars, or a new rangefinder? New optics were on display at the 2014 SHOT Show in Las Vegas. Here are just a few. Bushnell Elite Long Range Hunting Scope Bushnell’s seeing growth in the long range market and responds with the Elite Long Range Hunting Scope, available in...