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.

GEAR ATA17 Ozonics Drywash Bag

Ozonics DriWash Bag Kills Odors Inside Clothing

Doing everything possible to reduce human and other scent is a key to confusing and fooling a deer’s nose. They’re keen to outside odors in their surroundings and a mistake can put you on the wrong side of one of their most powerful senses. Cole Tanner provides a closer look at the new DriWash...

GEAR PSE new bow

PSE Archery’s New Evolve 35 Bow Fast, Quiet

PSE Archery has been known for innovative archery equipment for decades. New for this year is the Evolve 35 — a bow that can be adjusted by even the average archer. It allows for easy adjustments without having to have a bow press. +++++ Free Videos Anytime! Be sure to watch free episodes of...

GEAR Horton Vortec RXD

Horton Unveils new Vortec RDX Crossbow

Horton Crossbows unveils the new Vortex RDX, a compact, high-tech and hard-hitting bow at a fraction of the price of a premium model. Deer & Deer Hunting’s Dan Schmidt caught up with Brian Flaherty to learn more about the Vortex RDX and shoot it at the Archery Trade Association show in January. +++++ Free...

GEAR Easton FMJ

ATA 2017: Easton Introduces New Version of the FMJ

The 2017 Archery Trade Show has been full of surprises, including this exciting news from Easton Archery: For a limited time, archers can get their hands on the high-tech FMJ shafts in the throwback Autumn Orange color. They won’t last, so get to your local Easton Arrow dealer now to find out how you...

ALPS duffle Crusader X

SHOT Show 2017: Stylish ALPS Duffles for Hunting, Casual Gear

In the wake of the new and ever-expanding Extreme line of hunting packs, along with the continued success of their in-line group of hunting packs, ALPS OutdoorZ is excited to expand their lines with the addition of two new duffles. ALPS OutdoorZ proudly adds the waterproof Crusader X duffle to their Extreme line and...

GEAR Yeti Rambler Jugs

Yeti Rambler Jugs: Perfect for All-Day Deer Hunters

Whether it’s a serious portion of hot coffee or just stew, soup or other hot liquids or meals, the new Rambler line of jugs from Yeti are the ticket for all-day hunts. Learn more about these new offerings in our Deer & Deer Hunting tip of the day. +++++ Free Videos Anytime! Be sure...

Outdoor Edge Para Claw knife bracelet

ATA 2017: Outdoor Edge Para-Claw a Versatile Accessory

Outdoor Edge has put a sharp new twist on the popular survival paracord bracelet with the introduction of the new Para-Claw. Wear the Para-Claw anywhere and have an inconspicuous utility/personal defense knife always at the ready. Developed by retired bounty hunter Fugi Escobido and Outdoor Edge’s David Bloch, this innovative new knife is an...

Mossberg MVP VARM VORTEX in 204 Ruger is among several new models in the expanded lineup.

SHOT Show 2017: Mossberg Expands MVP Varmint, Predator Lines

Mossberg’s ground-breaking series of MVP Varmint and Predator bolt-action rifles has been updated and expanded for 2017, with six new models join the MVP Varmint Series and four versions are added to the MVP Predator Series. Now all models include suppressor-ready, threaded barrels; feature 18.5-inch (Predator) and 24-inch (Varmint) barrel lengths with a medium...

mockscrape

Maximize Your Success During the Rut to Kill Big Bucks

Finding out if bucks are hitting your mock scrapes is akin to opening presents on Christmas morning, because while you’re confident something you want is under the tree there’s no guarantee. For the last few seasons I’ve used Smokey’s Preorbital gland lure on the licking branches of mock scrapes I created on a tract I hunt...

CELEBRITY Dan Schmidt

Understand Deer Better to Make the Most of the Rut This Season!

Because normally secretive and wary bucks have the tendency to become careless and more visible during the rut, this time can be one of the most exciting of the hunting season to kill a trophy whitetail. This period can be a chaotic and unpredictable time in the field due to hunting pressure, weather conditions, and...