bowhunting

Blake Shelby of PSE with the company's new Carbon Air bow and a Canada brute.

PSE’s New Carbon Bow Looks Wild, Kills Big Bucks

Carbon fiber isn’t anything new for bows, arrows and archery accessories, so it wasn’t a surprise to see the new PSE Carbon Air bow make a splashy debut next to a big whitetail buck. Longtime PSE marketing guru Blake Shelby revealed the new Carbon Air and its results on an October hunt in Canada....

Bear Escape bow, one of seven new bows for 2016 from Bear Archery.

ATA 2016: Escape Highlights Seven Newest from Bear Archery

Bear Archery launches 7 new bows for 2016. Adding to its already diverse lineup comes three flagship bows, three bow models that are offered bow only or as an RTH package in prices ranging from $299 – $599. Also included in the lineup is the addition of the Cruzer Lite, which bridges the gap from...

The Trophy Ridge React Pro 7 is one of three new sights for 2016

ATA 2016: New, Bright Sights from Trophy Ridge

New for 2016, Trophy Ridge expands on its popular React series sights with the new React-Pro 7, the React-One Pro and the React V5. All sights utilize Trophy Ridge’s exclusive React Technology, a sight system so sophisticated that it is mathematically impossible to be inaccurate. Trophy Ridge’s exclusive React Technology accurately predicts what each pin...

Mathews Halon4

ATA 2016: Mathews Introduces New Halon Compound Bow

Built on Crosscentric Cam technology, the 2016 Halon delivers hard- hitting energy with the consistent accuracy you’ve come to expect from Mathews. Inspired by No Cam technology, the Halon’s all-new CrossCentric Cam employs a partially concentric string payout to produce a stealthy draw and delivers speeds up to 353 feet per second. AVS technology...

Steve Bartylla has managed land and hunted throughout the United States, targeting big bucks like this one.

Your Deer Hunting Mistakes are the Best Lessons

With one glance and I wanted the buck. If he didn’t break 150 inches, he came within a whisker. He’d popped out of the woods dogging a doe into the field. Every time she started bounding my way, a hairpin turn would kill another sliver of hope inside me. With her not quite in...

Ted's big Ox Ranch 12-point has some awesome character!

Happy Nugeyear 2016 to All!

Well, well, well, wasn’t that fun! I hope everyone is celebrating the end of a neck-snapping 2015 whiplash like I am. I have a very creative, wild, vivid and adventurous imagination, but even, I, the author of Wango Tango and other such outrageous global lovesongs, could never have predicted a series of dazzling events...

DEER  Illusion Extinguisher call buck

Do Grunt Calls Work on Big Bucks? You Decide!

The effectiveness of using grunt calls to bring big bucks within range is hotly debated by deer hunters at camps and coffee shops throughout the country every season. But it’s been proven time and again that bucks are curious when they hear another buck in their area. That curiosity often sparks aggression, with the...

Clint Bailey works as the barrel house supervisor for Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 Brand Tennessee sour mash whiskey and is a diehard deer hunter.

Clint Bailey Wrestles Whiskey Barrels and Big Bucks

Clint Bailey is 37 years old, works at one of the most iconic businesses in America and has a deep passion for hunting white-tailed deer whenever he gets the opportunity. Bailey lives in Lynchburg, Tenn., and works as the warehousing supervisor for Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7 Brand Tennessee sour mash whiskey. He’s in...

whitetail hunting with crossbows

Turn Up the Heat for Late-Season Whitetails

For hunters still looking to fill a tag or add some does to the freezer, the late season continues to offer the opportunity to fulfill your goals. To help you battle the colder temperatures and inclement weather, TenPoint Crossbows pro staffer Ted Poper offers up a few of his time-tested strategies for late season...

Phil Phillips with a cool Kansas buck!

Brave the Cold For Late Season Buck Hunting

If any of you bowhunters didn’t get the buck of your dreams during the early archery season, don’t despair! The late-season hunts can be great for a bowhunter to get the drop on a monster buck. By PHIL PHILLIPS The Colder, the Better I’m a Midwest hunter for the most part, but I also...