Crossbow use continues to grow around the country – and right in line with those increasing numbers are the rising performance and technology that manufacturers keeping adding to their crossbow models. Here are the hottest new crossbows for 2018.
As crossbow use continues to rise throughout the ranks of deer hunters, some common questions arise. One that often pops up is what to do when the crossbow is cocked, but won't fire.
How many times have you heard other hunters say you can’t pattern bucks during the rut? Truth be known, rutting bucks are every bit as patternable as non-rutting bucks, especially during the breeding phase.
Achieving a well-balanced hunting machine requires a good mix of speed and accuracy when you're designing a crossbow for deer and big game hunters.
As more crossbow hunters take to the trees to hunt deer, they must address the same safety concerns as rifle and vertical bow hunters — and more.
If you’re hesitant to buy a foreign car or truck, what’s stopping you from using the same logic about American-made products when it comes to your next shotgun or hunting crossbow purchase?
Scouting for sign after hunting seasons expire makes good sense because it’s less intrusive, and all of the telltale indicators that mark deer activity during the fall — including the rut — are still highly visible.
Just how much speed do you really need to create the best crossbow for deer hunting success? It may not be as much as you think.
Steve Kress turned decades of hunting and studious research into peak rut dates based on the best predictions for his area into a great public land hunt.