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Archery Hunts to go on Despite Shutdown

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Minnesota Department of Military Affairs still are planning to hold the 2013 Camp Ripley archery hunts scheduled for Oct. 26-27, and Nov. 2-3. “Hunts at Camp Ripley are important to our archers, and many plan for this event a year in advance,” said Beau Liddell, area wildlife...

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Reading Clues From Your Arrow Before Tracking Your Deer

So, you’ve made what you believe is a good, ethical shot on a buck or doe and then you watched it take off through the woods like you have before. Or maybe it’s your first deer with a bow and you’re so geeked you can’t stand it. Salute! But in either case, getting down...

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Nicole McClain: The Front and Back Door of Deer Hunting

Join Nicole on Facebook for more tips, advice and inspiration! By Nicole McClain It’s dark. You stand facing south and the wind is breezing past your tired eyes. There’s a soybean field to your left and could be used as a cut-through, which is 50 yards east of your closest stand. There is also...

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Ted Nugent: Happy October To Deer Hunters Everywhere

HAPPY OCTOBER! Are you kidding me? Don’t you feel very, very sorry for the nonhunting world out there that is condemned to experience such a lesser October than we do? Oh the poor, incomplete humanity! Then of course, even though our glorious October is thrilling and stimulating beyond words, just think what next month...

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Nicole McClain: Crossbow Myth Busting

Join Nicole on Facebook for more tips, advice and inspiration! By Nicole McClain Crossbows are for girls. Crossbows will decimate the herds. Crossbows are faster than compound bows. Crossbow cocking straps are for pansies. Too many times I hear negative and misleading chatter about crossbows, including all of the above, compounded (no pun intended)...

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The Deer Call That Will Fill Your Freezer This Fall

When it comes to the best deer hunting strategies, sometimes we think it’s so easy a kid could do it and other times we’re left scratching our heads in confusion. We did all the right things, had the best setup, the best hunting equipment and still got busted or zeroed. One thing most hunters...

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Go Long to Set Bow’s Peep for Deer Hunting, Then Work Back

Top tips from the pro competitors and veteran hunters can help when you’re setting up a bow or have questions about strategies in the field. Here’s a good tip from Mathews pro Tommy Gomez about getting your peep sight situated and ready for competition or hunting. When setting your peep sight, I recommend starting...

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FeraDyne, Owners of Rage, Muzzy, Complete Purchase of Tru-Fire

FeraDyne Outdoors, which manufactures Rage broadheads, Rage Cage quivers, Muzzy Broadheads, Muzzy bowfishing gear and Nockturnal lighted nocks, has acquired Tru-Fire Corporation. Tru-Fire Corporation is based in Fond du Lac, Wis., and designs, manufactures and sells a full range of top-quality archery releases and is the leading brand in the release category. “We are...