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.

Viking Solutions L-E-Vator is a great helping hand for hunters.

Dan Schmidt’s Pick of the Day: Viking L-E-Vator

There’s nothing wrong at all getting a helping hand for your gear or deer, so the ultracool Viking L-E-Vator should be on your mind for deer season. “Whether you’re loading gear to take to camp for a work weekend, heading out during the season to hunt or putting a big buck or doe on it,...

Brandon Reed

Treestand Safety: Bad Things Can Happen in a Flash

Editor’s note: August is Treestand Safety Awareness Month and D&DH will be publishing stories, tips, gear ideas and more this month. This story was submitted by Brandon Reed to Robinson Outdoors, makers of the Tree Spider safety harness and other safety gear, about his experience. Wednesday morning, October 8th (2014) I woke just like many...

Treestand Safety hunter hanging from tree

Don’t Ignore These 6 Simple Tips for Treestand Safety

Each year throughout the country hunters are seriously injured as a result of falls from tree stands. These accidents can be prevented through the proper use of a tree stand safety harness. Twenty-five hunting accidents were reported in 2013 in South Carolina. Ten of these were tree stand accidents and three were fatal. Each time...

Whether you're hanging stands in summer, using them during the season or practicing your bow shots from an elevated perch, always wear a safety harness.

Treestand Safety: You’re Crazy for Not Being Prepared

Back in spring while turkey hunting on my buddy’s property in south Alabama, I ran across this homemade ladder stand that had been taken down from the tree. Seeing these rusted metal parts, worn out come-along belt and rotting wood reminded me of a stand I stupidly — very stupidly —climbed about 10 or...

Steve Bartylla's Big Buck Secrets provides years of knowledge, experience and great insights about scouting, hunting and killing big bucks.

Steve Bartylla’s Pick of the Day: Big Buck Secrets

While there is a wealth of available knowledge on hunting trophy bucks, very little of this information actually comes from someone who hunts in the same places, or even the same conditions, as their audience. Because of this disparity, it often becomes unrealistic to follow this type of how-to information, as little of it...

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James Card’s Pick of the Day: ICOtec GC300 Predator Caller

If you’re interested in predator management to help your deer and wildlife populations or just enjoy matching wits against coyotes and other predators, a top electronic call can be quite a boost for your hunting trips. Coyotes, foxes, bobcats and other predators can sometimes wreak havoc on your deer, turkey and other game animals....

Cooking Venison Digital Value Pack

Gordy Krahn’s Pick of the Day: Cooking Venison Value Pack

Venison lovers, rejoice! We’ve put together a special collection of our best digital resources to help you bring venison from field to table. This isn’t just a recipe collection, either. It includes expert information on field dressing and butchering, so you can ensure you’re preparing the highest quality meat for your meals. Your seven...