Six-year-old Makon Lynn struggled to walk to the archery range. After a year of chemotherapy and tortuous radiation to treat his agonizing cancer, the little guy had to give all his fragile body could give just to get around. But the closer to the range he got, his energy and bounce picked up to...

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PSE Archery’s New Evolve 35 Bow Fast, Quiet

PSE Archery has been known for innovative archery equipment for decades. New for this year is the Evolve 35 — a bow that can be adjusted by even the average archer. It allows for easy adjustments without having to have a bow press. +++++ Free Videos Anytime! Be sure to watch free episodes of...

GEAR Horton Vortec RXD

Horton Unveils new Vortec RDX Crossbow

Horton Crossbows unveils the new Vortex RDX, a compact, high-tech and hard-hitting bow at a fraction of the price of a premium model. Deer & Deer Hunting’s Dan Schmidt caught up with Brian Flaherty to learn more about the Vortex RDX and shoot it at the Archery Trade Association show in January. +++++ Free...


ATA 2017: Easton Introduces New Version of the FMJ

The 2017 Archery Trade Show has been full of surprises, including this exciting news from Easton Archery: For a limited time, archers can get their hands on the high-tech FMJ shafts in the throwback Autumn Orange color. They won’t last, so get to your local Easton Arrow dealer now to find out how you...

INNOVATION NAP Hellfire QuikFletch vanes

D+DH Innovation Zone: NAP QuikFletch Hellfire Vane

New Archery Products unveils a new QuikFletch vane — the Hellfire — which offers improved spin and stability on hunting arrows. Best of all, it is super easy to install on arrow shafts. +++++ Free Videos Anytime! Be sure to watch free episodes of Deer & Deer Hunting TV, Destination Whitetail and more on

Get your predatory vibe jacked way up high for deer, elk, small game and whatever else you enjoy!

Grateful to God, and I Love This Country!

Have you ever had the good fortune to be able to fly over all 50 of our beloved United States in a small airplane with a clear, unobstructed eagle’s eye view of this phenomenal place we call America? For many, many years, I have, and am compelled to share with my fellow backstrap BloodBrothers...

Kevin Krebs with his second chance buck, a beauty!

After Heartbreaking Miss, Bowhunter Evens Score with Giant Buck

Consider all of the stories you’ve heard about deer hunters killing giant, mature white-tailed bucks. These success stories typically involve surprise encounters with deer that had never been seen before, or monarchs with generally unpredictable movements. Kevin Krebbs defied these odds when he got a rock-solid pattern on a 200-class whitetail that he would...


Maximize Your Success During the Rut to Kill Big Bucks

Finding out if bucks are hitting your mock scrapes is akin to opening presents on Christmas morning, because while you’re confident something you want is under the tree there’s no guarantee. For the last few seasons I’ve used Smokey’s Preorbital gland lure on the licking branches of mock scrapes I created on a tract I hunt...