bowhunting

Poppy and Caden at the range enjoying the outdoors!

C’mon and Fight Like We the People

I remember when I decided I wanted to carry a gun for an assortment of commonsense, practical purposes way back in the roaring 1960s. Having graduated from the American so called “education system” it was no surprise that I was hopelessly clueless regarding laws, American history, social conditions, and the basic American self-evident truth...

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Could You Make This Shot on a Giant Buck?

Hunting from a ground blind can be thrilling because it puts you at eye level with bucks and does, and sometimes you’re in the right place at the right time for a shot at a big buck. Check out this D&DH TV footage of a bow shot on a giant whitetail buck. Could you...

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A Bittersweet Season Comes to an End

Bear with me my backstrap BloodBrothers, won’t you, for as I type this deeranddeerhunting.com NugeBlog #130 on this otherwise fine spring March day in Texas, I am a bit tattered, emotional and somewhat downtrodden, for it is, alas, the end of yet another phenomenally joyous season of deerhunting for the old WhackMaster StrapAssasin1 Backstrap...

Ted Nugent learned much from Fred Bear and still values the friendship and experiences.

Happy 75th Anniversary, Wisconsin Bowhunters Association

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, there were bowhunters before Ted Nugent discovered the mystical flight of the soul-cleansing arrow! And you thought I was old! Sure, prehistoric man discovered the bent limb, straight shaft weapon of survival, and as they say, the rest was indeed history. By Ted Nugent As life changing...

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Filming a Hunt Is the Hardest Hunt of All

Lights! Camera! Action! And presto! We have instant hunting television at its finest! Cue the broadside Booner, wait for that perfect sunray light, get that handsome bowhunter stud all groomed and coifed, then get those multiple camera angles just perfect for the perfect shot and ultimate Cecil B. DeMille hunting television production masterpiece! Not...

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Interest in Archery Continues to Climb at Steady Rate

Archery participation in America climbed about 14 percent from 2012 to 2014, boosting the number of archers to 21.6 million, according to a new scientific study commissioned by the Archery Trade Association. The nationwide survey – conducted in February and March 2015 by the respected research firm Responsive Management of Harrisonburg, Virginia – scientifically...

John Kassera with his stunning Wisconsin bow record that grossed more than 201 inches.

Bow Record Falls with Stunning 201-inch Whitetail

Reports continue to roll in from across the country about giant bucks killed during the 2015-16 season, even from states where the season’s been closed for weeks. Such is the way today’s social media and reporting is done. But when it’s a truly gigantic buck that finds its way into the record book, it’s...

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Northeast Wyoming Offers Some of the Best Deer Hunting in the West

Learn more about whitetail deer and deer hunting opportunities at Trophy Ridge Outfitters of Carlile, Wyoming. Ralph Dampman, who guides for deer, elk, antelope, turkey and mountain lions, explains how long it took for him to build his business, which is one of the top destinations for big-game hunters each year. Then watch as...

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2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Bloodsport

Mechanical and fixed-blade broadheads have their advantages, so most bowhunters make their choice based on which disadvantages they can best live with. BloodSport Grave Digger hybrid broadheads offer all the advantages of both fixed-blades and mechanicals, with none of the drawbacks. Let’s face it, fixed-blade shooters would love to have the super accuracy and large...

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...