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.

Huntworth

Hot Gear: Huntworth Fleece Pullover is Warm, Comfortable

From one of the fastest growing hunting apparel companies in America, Huntworth adds a men’s pullover with RaFlect™ heat retaining technology to a growing line of hunting clothing for the 2016 season. The Men’s ½-Zip Performance Fleece Pullover, is made with a combination of stretch materials that offer exceptional flexibility and durability for active...

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Hot Gear: The Best Deer Management and Hunting Strategies

As any seasoned hunter knows, many variables go into tagging a buck of a lifetime but there is one factor that perhaps outweighs all others – habitat. White-tailed Deer Management and Habitat Improvement gives hunters and property owners the tools required to make their land veritable deer factories. Drawing upon Steve Bartylla’s 20-plus years of...

A before-and-after comparison of maps with the OnXMaps technology that provides more information for your traveling and hunting.

Hot Gear: Cut Scouting Time in Half with OnXMaps

Everyone understands that a successful hunt is often the result of good scouting and preparation. But that all takes times which is usually at a premium. Let technology help. Save time by downloading the HUNT App to a smartphone or tablet and scouting potential hunting spots quickly and efficiently from home. Save the maps,...

The Horton Storm RDX is a reverse draw bow with a trim profile and lethal power. Reducing vibration is key to diminishing sound. As such, don't forget to add noise dampeners to a wide variety of the crossbow's components, such as the foot stirrup and bolt-retention spring.

Hot Gear: Horton’s Upgraded Crossbow Packages, Dedd Sled 50

Following up on its successful 2015 launch, Horton Crossbow Innovations responded to customer feedback this year by introducing upgraded crossbow package options for its two-bow lineup, and a new Dedd Sled 50™ cocking mechanism. Horton’s 165-pound reverse-draw Storm RDX™, winner of the 2015 Outdoor Life and Petersen’s Hunting Editor’s Choice Awards, and the 175-pound Legend...

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Hot Gear: Ranew’s Hanging Judge Gambrel

When all your hard work scouting and hunting finally pays off and you put a trophy deer on the ground, you immediately wonder how much that deer actually weighs. With the new Ranew’s Outdoors Hanging Judge Gambrel with Scale, you can take the guesswork out of recording the weight of the deer you kill on your...

Getting all your clothing in ship-shape before and during the season certainly can give you an edge while deer hunting.

Six Hunting Tips for Better Scent Control

Like a kid at Christmas, it was hard to hide my juvenile excitement as the UPS truck was backing into my driveway. Everybody loves getting things in the mail, and I was especially excited for this package. This season’s ScentBlocker order was sure to not disappoint. I am a loyal scent control disciple and...

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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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Does Smokey’s Preorbital Lure Work? You Decide!

If you’ve ever wondered how to make the best mock scrapes even better so curious bucks get fired up about them, then take a look at this cool video. Jeremy James hunts in southeast Pennsylvania and sent this video to our good pal Smokey McNicholas, a professional trapper and veteran deer hunter in West...

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DDH Hot Pick: Celestron Upclose G2 10×25 Monocular

This 2016 Deer Hunting Hot Pick is a good choice for on-the-go bowhunters and deer hunters who want a quick, easy tool for scouting and hunting. Celestron’s Upclose G2 Roof Monocular is built field-tough with a shock-resistant, rubber-armored aluminum body. The unit is sealed from the elements, keeping moisture at bay and the dreaded...