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Popular Movie Character Still Firing Hoyt Bow

Hunters and 3D or target shooters keenly watch movies for accuracy and brands, and the interest in the latest big screen show from Marvel Studios is no exception. In Captain America: Civil War, the Avengers character Hawkeye returns to the group with a GameMaster II bow used to fling arrows at the villains. “In the...

Elevation Can Be Critical for Better Predator Hunting

The ridge top lay only 20 yards above after my stiff climb to reach it. I quickly lurched over the last few yards, topping out to kneel and suck in a lung full of much-needed air. The expansive view was exactly what I’d hoped for — a big canyon running far downhill. It was the...

The Blessed Ritual: My American Dream Cup Runneth Over

“A simple life I will not have. It doesn’t satisfy me. I don’t believe in the status quo, it kind of leaves me weak.  A mountain high is what I climb, I swim the river deep. If you crave the time of your life, try to keep up with me!” I’m going to live,...

Nugent Receives Top Honor

Ted Nugent rocked Springfield, Mo., on Sept. 3 but it wasn’t at an arena on his acclaimed 2016 Sonic Baptizm concert tour. This special stop was at the Archery Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, where Nugent was honored with the Dave Staples Golden Award of Merit. Named for archery veteran Dave Staples, who was...

Deer & Deer Hunting Joins Pursuit Channel, Announces Block

  West Point, Miss. (Aug. 30, 2016) — America’s original, categorically exclusive media authority dedicated to whitetail deer and hunting them will move to Pursuit Channel in 2017. Destination Whitetail and Land of Whitetail, two of hunting’s most popular television series devoted to America’s iconic and most-beloved big-game species, will join the sport’s greatest...

Hot Gear: Hit the Mark With the Halo XL450

Regardless of how much practice one puts in at the range or the type of firearm, bow or crossbow one carries into the field, no other single variable plays a greater role in hunting success than knowing the actual distance to the downrange target. At best, just a few yards of misjudged distance can...

Grill Magic: Make Your Venison the Best

There’s nothing better than firing up the grill and gathering family and friends to give thanks for what nature has provided. The cookout tradition lends itself well to celebrations and making life-long memories with those who mean the most to us, so why not take advantage of that as much as possible? Baking or frying meat...

D+DH Innovation Zone: Lethal Products Dirt Cover Scent

Whether you’re looking for a doe in the early season or a big buck during the peak of the rut, scent control always is a concern for deer hunters. It’s something we think about almost year-round, even when putting out game cameras for surveys or hanging stands and late summer work. Lethal Products has...