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Mossberg Kryptek

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Mossberg

Mossberg is pleased to announce the addition of five new Patriot bolt‐action rifles that feature Kryptek Highlander camo stocks with matte blue metal finishes in 243 Win, 308 Win, 270 Win, 30‐06 Sprg and 300 Win Mag. The Patriot series is based on Mossberg’s proven twin‐lug, push‐feed machined‐steel action which is fed from a...

GEAR  Ameristep Ground Blind

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Ameristep

It’s often stated that great products sell themselves. This may be true, but regardless of how good something is there’s always room for further improvement and innovation. That’s precisely the idea behind Ameristep’s feature-packed and popularly-priced Crush Silencer Blind – a new-for-2016 offering from the ground-blind-gurus. Ameristep pros Lee and Tiffany Lakosky get in...

HHS vest throwback and new

2016 SHOT Show: 15 Years has Quickly Passed for Hunter Safety System

Hunter Safety System has reached a milestone this year, celebrating 15 years in business. The company continues to remain true to the original dream of its founders John Wydner, Jerry Wydner and Jim Barta of making every treestand hunting experience as safe as possible. Since 2001, the company has grown from the three owners...

GEAR  HALO 1000 yard rangefinder

2016 SHOT Show: Range to 1,000 Yards, But You Get Much More

Hunters and shooters must know the distance to their targets in order to accurately place a bullet, arrow or bolt. A keen understanding of ballistics is useless without this critical piece of information, which can be reliably provided by a laser range finding device. Of course, long-distance hunters and precision shooters have this same...

Stretchback value pack

DDH Pick of the Day: Stretchback Grunter Value Pack

Master the art of calling bucks with the Deer Calling and Grunting Kit! Bring in the most deer with the included buck grunt call, and utilize five prime calling resources to perfect your call and take your deer communication skills to the next level. The Stretchback Grunt Call from DUEL Game Calls features the...

GEAR  Mystery Ranch Cabinet backpack

ATA 2016: Mystery Ranch Backpack Large, Comfortable

Mystery Ranch, an industry-leading pack company with multiple product lines focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, introduces the Cabinet Backpack to its Wilderness Series of hunting specific packs. Good things may come in small packages, but in the hunting world, great things have expansion capabilities. While hunters loved MYSTERY RANCH’S Crewcab pack, it...

One of the great things about deer chili is its versatility, and folks definitely like to put their own twist on things when they make it.

3 Easy, Fantastic Venison Chili Recipes to Make Now

Winter’s here, no doubt, and with the possibility of some even nastier weather hitting this week it’s not a bad idea to whip up some venison chili. A hearty bowl of chili, some crusty garlic bread or cornbread, and whatever spicy hot sauce you may want to add … mmmm, mmmm. That does sound...

Cash Koch, 7, had an unusual but memorable hunt when he killed two deer with one shot.

Young Hunter Surprised, Happy After 2 Deer, 1 Shot

Whether you’ve hunted deer for decades or this is your first season, the first one you put on the ground and then proudly help haul home for dinner is unforgettable. Seven-year-old Cash Koch never will forget his first deer. Or, his first two deer. The Missouri youngster was hunting with his father, Eryc, when he...

Chris Hunter with NAP loves bowhunting for mature bucks and other critters!

Cool Video Shows NAP From the Factory to the Field

If you love bowhunting for deer, predators and other game, as well as shooting your favorite target in summer in preparation for the season, you’ll get a kick out of this cool video from New Archery Products. The cameras follow NAP’s Chris Hunter as he demonstrates his daily passion for archery and bowhunting mature...

GEAR  Sitka Fanatic Vest

ATA 2016: Sitka Fanatic Series Gets New Vest, Bib

Sitka Gear has rounded-out its Fanatic whitetail system by introducing the Fanatic Lite Bib and Fanatic Vest. The bib, when coupled with the Fanatic Lite Jacket, provides enough warmth for those chilly mornings yet breathes enough for when the sun is beating down in the afternoon. A hexagonal grid fleece is ultra-quiet and purges...