deer hunting gear

Hot Gear: Disappear from Deer in Plain Sight This Season

While some manufacturers settle on a design and declare good enough, the dedicated engineers at Ameristep have a habit of not leaving well enough alone. When designing and manufacturing the world’s best ground blinds is your core business, you raise the bar with each passing year – taking the best features from past designs...

Hot Gear: Buckshot Helps Keep You Rock Steady at Release

The new Easton Buckshot series hunting stabilizers provide a powerful advantage for bowhunters everywhere when you’re ready to release an arrow, whether you’re in the woods or at the practice range. Packed with Easton’s vibration-and noise-killing Deadblow™ technology, Buckshot series stabilizers come in three models: 8-inch XL, 5.5-inch Standard, and the 4-inch Micro. The...

Hot Gear: Best Backpacks for Big Country Trips

Being prepared for a hunting trip covers a range of needs, whether you’re going for a quick afternoon trip with a bow to a specific stand or a longer outing to the woods that requires a bunch of gear. Some days I head to my hunting spot with my PSE bow and Scott release, gloves...

Hot Gear: New Rambler Jugs Ready for Anything

As part of YETI’s tried and true Rambler product line, the new Rambler Jugs allow users to conquer all of Mother Nature’s harshest conditions with confidence. Meant for bulk hydration and multiple servings, YETI Rambler Jugs are essential for long adventures far from refills. “YETI Jugs are ready for anything you can throw at...

The Best Mother’s Day Gifts for Deer Hunters

Mom wiped your bum, smooched your boo-boos, cooked your favorite meals, gave you advice and a hug when that crazy-eyed girlfriend broke your heart and always loved to go deer hunting when possible. Right? Yeah, that’s right. You know she did those things and more. She cooked the first wild game and fish you brought...

Hot Gear: Protect Critical Gear with Waterproof Ammo Box

Plano’s venerable 1312, 1712 and 1612 Field/Ammo Boxes have served hunters and shooters around the world for more than a decade. These practical, molded-plastic ammo cans are durable, won’t rust, and provide a secure and economical means of storing and transporting ammunition and other shooting accessories. Specifically, worldwide sales of the big Model 1612...

Big Buck Secrets is Packed with Great Deer Hunting Insight

While there is a wealth of available knowledge on hunting trophy bucks, very little of this information actually comes from someone who hunts in the same places, or even the same conditions, as their audience. Because of this disparity, it often becomes unrealistic to follow this type of how-to information, as little of it...

Hot Gear: New Conquest Series Features 6X Magnification

Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, the world’s leading manufacturer in high performance sports optics, is pleased to announce the new Conquest V6 riflescope line. Designed for today’s demanding hunters and sport shooters, the Conquest V6 features a superior 6x variable magnification range, new ballistic lockable turrets and new ballistic reticles ZBR & ZMOA in a...

Hot Gear: Bushnell Introduces New Engage Optics Line

Bushnell, an industry leader in high-performance optical solutions for more than 65 years, announces a new line of high-quality, performance-driven optics for modern hunters and shooters. The new Engage riflescopes and binoculars represent the latest evolution in Bushnell optics. “The Engage line is built to outperform all other comparable scopes and binoculars and completely...

Improve Your Deer Hunting with Pears, Persimmons

In late summer when the fruit is ripe, it’s pretty doggone hard to beat the wonderful flavor of sweet persimmons or a crisp pear straight off the tree. One of the houses on my jogging route has four or five persimmon trees near the road. I know the owner and usually take a break...