Deer Hunting Gear

You can’t kill that buck of a lifetime if you don’t have the right equipment. Whatever you need, you can find it here: bows, guns, stands, calls, range-finders and more. Get inside information on the latest, greatest deer hunting products.

Bushnell's Engage Binocular is new for 2017, part of a new optics lineup that includes riflescopes.

Hot Gear: Bushnell Introduces New Engage Optics Line

Bushnell, an industry leader in high-performance optical solutions for more than 65 years, announces a new line of high-quality, performance-driven optics for modern hunters and shooters. The new Engage riflescopes and binoculars represent the latest evolution in Bushnell optics. “The Engage line is built to outperform all other comparable scopes and binoculars and completely...

Persimmons are great for deer and grow well in optimal conditions, especially in the Southeast. They're super for early bow season stands when deer are looking for the tasty treats.

Improve Your Deer Hunting with Pears, Persimmons

In late summer when the fruit is ripe, it’s pretty doggone hard to beat the wonderful flavor of sweet persimmons or a crisp pear straight off the tree. One of the houses on my jogging route has four or five persimmon trees near the road. I know the owner and usually take a break...

GEAR Bad Boy Stampede

Hot Gear: Bad (to the Bone) Off Road Stampede

Known for its stealthy electric UTVs, Bad Boy Off Road (formally Bad Boy Buggies) is dipping its toe into the gas-powered side-by-side UTV market for a very obvious reason. E-UTVs make up only 1 percent of the UTV market. And while the BB brand has dominated this space and carved a niche as a...

Nikon LaserForce Rangefinding Binocular

Hot Gear: Spotlight Shines on New Nikon LaserForce

Nikon Sport Optics has officially announced the introduction of its highly anticipated binocular with a built-in 1900-yard laser rangefinder. The new LaserForce rangefinder binocular combines superior optical quality, ergonomic single-hand control, technologically enhanced features and a 100 percent backing with Nikon’s No-Fault Policy. This combination equates to a highly efficient, must-have optic for results-driven...

The Real Avid Gun Tool Pro-X multi tool works on rifles, shotguns, slug guns, pistols and other firearms.

Hot Gear: The Gun Tool You Don’t Want to Be Without

The icons and verbiage on the packaging of the Real Avid Gun Tool Pro-X multi-tool make a bold statement: “The Gun Tool Pro-X can be used to quickly and efficiently break down and repair rifles, ARs, shotguns and handguns in the field, using 30 multi-functional tools tucked into a compact frame.” Let’s take a...

American Eagle Grendel ammo

Hot Gear: New Ammo for Great Predator Hunting

Federal Premium Ammunition is pleased to announce it has expanded its American Eagle Varmint & Predator lineup with new 90-grain 6.8 SPC and 6.5 Grendel loads. The loads combine accuracy, consistency, reliable performance on target and an affordable price tag to create the perfect round for the avid varmint hunter. Shipments of these new...

The no-pedal Realtree Strider 12 Custom Balance Bike is designed for active outdoors toddlers.

Outdoor Toddlers Get Cool Realtree Bike

Strider Sports International, Inc., the world’s premier manufacturer and marketer of no-pedal balance bikes for kids ages 18 months to 5 years old, is pleased to announce the launch of its Realtree Strider 12 Custom Balance Bike in response to demand from hunting/fishing outdoor enthusiasts. “Our bike designs often come from a group of...

Stealth Cam GX45NG

Hot Gear: Spying Made Simple with Stealth Cam GX45NG

OK, I just got back from Walmart. Had to load up on a dozen AA batteries to fuel this beast. The good news is that the Stealth Cam GX45NG reportedly gets a full year of use from that power supply, so I shouldn’t have to worry about refueling it anytime soon. For me it’s...

Walker's Game Ear Ultimate Quad muffs

Hot Gear: Protect Your Ears, Enhance Your Hearing

The older I get the more I appreciate what’s left of my hearing. Rock concerts, power tools and repeated exposure to gunfire have taken a toll over the years. Now that I’m older and wiser, I always take measures to protect my ears while shooting and hunting. You should, too — and why not...

GEAR Tru Fire Shockey Release

Hot Gear: Shockey Influenced New Tru-Fire Release

Tru-Fire, the leading archery release brand, has collaborated with highly acclaimed TV personality and bow hunter, Eva Shockey, to design the new Tru-Fire Eva Shockey Signature strap-style release that’s packed with the latest Tru-Fire technologies, including a Tru-Forward trigger and Tru-Center technology in the head. The Eva Shockey Signature release features a compact head...