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.

DDH Editor-in-Chief Dan Schmidt scored in Nebraska with the Horton crossbow on this great buck.

Team DDH Scores Again in Nebraska

Team DDH strikes again! Editor-in-Chief Dan Schmidt scored with this cool mule deer Oct. 31 in north-central Nebraska with Scott Fink’s Goose Creek Outfitters. Schmidt was hunting with the Horton Storm RDX crossbow, NAP broadheads and Wildlife Research Center. Conditions were right for a great hunt and this old buck came within range shortly after...

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One Easy Way to Bring Big Bucks To You!

Mature whitetails are secretive, nocturnal creatures. Fortunately, you can break them of that “annoying” habit with this simple strategy. There seems to be three styles of deer hunters—those who hunt over food sources and take whatever comes their way, those who hunt the transitional routes between feeding and bedding areas and take whatever comes their...

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Hot Gear: Cool, New Deer Hunting Ammo has Arrived

Hornady has rolled out a strong lineup of new ammunition for 2017 including additions to its popular deer hunting lineup of rifle cartridges and slugs, as well as match ammo for long-range and competition shooters. Hornady’s American Whitetail series of deer-specific ammo grows this year with the popular 6.5 Creedmoor, available with the 129-grain...

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Hot Gear: Easily, Quickly Measure Bucks with Trophy Tape

If you’ve ever been in camp when someone says, “I wonder what that rack measures” but were basically clueless about scoring it, those days of wondering are over. I’ve been in those shoes. Part of measuring a big buck is the actual taping process, which scorers enjoy. I think it’s similar to a craftsman...

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Hot Gear: Lightweight, Comfortable Muck Boots Pursuit Shadow

Boots extends its lineup of warm, comfortable and rugged boots for hunters with the new Pursuit Shadow Pull-On, the next generation in the Pursuit hunting boot collection. This premium lightweight hunting boot features a resilient outsole for stability with EVA midsole cushions, key design features to help reduce friction and heat-buildup with your feet,...

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Hot Gear: Easton 6mm FMJ Available in Retro XX75 Autumn Orange

Way back in the dark ages when we had landline telephones, vehicles with triangular windows for air vents and high-low clicker buttons on the floor and three television networks (four if you counted PBS), we had orange arrows. My father started doing a little bowhunting in the late 1970s and then I got one...

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Bloodsport Brings New Technology to Standard Diameter Shafts

Bowhunters often fall into two groups in regard to their gear: one that gets locked in on everything from their rest and release to arrows and peep, and another that tinkers or changes with things during the off-season to try something new. When it comes to arrows, hunters and competition shooters have plenty of...