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GEAR  Wildlife Research Special Golden Estrous 25th anniversary

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Wildlife Research Center

What was originally available only to special friends and hunting industry insiders became one of the legendary go-to tools for serious deer hunters — Special Golden Estrous from Wildlife Research Center. This is the 25th anniversary of Special Golden Estrous. In an industry with many products that come and go, Special Golden Estrous has...

New gear, like the LaCrosse Aerohead Sport for 2016, is the attraction for industry buyers and media to the SHOT, ATA and dealer shows in winter.

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from LaCrosse

The proven leader in rubber hunting footwear, LaCrosse Footwear, Inc. revolutionized comfort with its 2013 AeroHead debut. The momentum continues in Fall 2016, as LaCrosse introduces the versatile AeroHead Sport. Built to keep hunters light on their feet, the AeroHead Sport has all the comfort and durability of the original, but it is lighter...

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2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Wildgame Innovations

Deer and other wildlife species love persimmons. Anywhere these sweet, wild fruits ripen and start hitting the ground in fall, white-tailed deer move in from surrounding areas and quickly vacuum them up. For 2016, Wildgame Innovations has captured the “power of the persimmon” in its most potent deer attractant product to-date. Wildgame Innovations’ new...

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2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Evolved Habitats

Evolved Habitats, America’s most trusted brand of wildlife nutritional products developed to attract and hold wildlife, has released an all-new Rack-Up Trophy Class mineral supplement for 2016 – a breakthrough deer management product containing the highest concentrations of Phosphorus, Magnesium and Calcium ever produced by Evolved. “Rack-Up Trophy Class contains high concentrations of the...

GEAR  Muck Pursuit Shadow PullOn

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Muck Boots

Muck 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...

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...

Vermont

Biologists Say Deer Herd Healthiest as It’s Ever Been

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says preliminary numbers show 12,710 deer were taken during Vermont’s 2015 deer hunting seasons. Reports from big game check stations indicate hunters had successful deer seasons in 2015, taking 3,398 deer in archery season, 1,277 in youth season, 6,592 in rifle season, and 1,443 in muzzleloader season. The...

Wildgame Innovations Terra 5 IR camera offers practical simplicity at a reasonable price.

ATA 2016: Practical Simplicity Highlights New Inexpensive Game Camera

Scouting cameras have evolved to a level that was unimaginable only a few years ago. These amazing tools have become standard equipment for anybody who needs to be there … but can’t really be there. While some outdoorsmen relish the thought of a game camera with features far exceeding anything they’ve used in the...