Northeast

Articles about whitetail deer hunting for hunters in states including Maine, New York and other New England states.

Parker Ambusher

Hot Gear: Crossbow Hunters Have New Option from Parker

Parker Bows’ new Ambusher Crossbow sets a new standard by being the lightest, most compact, high performance crossbow in the industry. The Ambusher incorporates a revolutionary front-end that features Parker’s proprietary Advanced Split Limb Technology with integrated Micro-Lite Limb Pocket System, making it ultra-compact while sending arrows downrange at over 315 feet per second. The Ambusher...

Properly prepared venison jerky will bring smiles to your entire family. (photo by Dan Schmidt)

27 Benefits of Hunting, Eating Wild Venison

Whether you’ve been eating venison and other wild game for years or have just begun, there’s absolutely no doubt whatsoever that it’s a clean, healthy, nutritious lifestyle when you’re enjoying the bounty from a hunting trip. Check out this series of facts about the benefits and be sure to share this with your friends...

Tru-Fire Spark release is designed for shooters with smaller hands and wrists.

Hot Gear: Tru-Fire Introduces the Spark Release

Tru-Fire, the leader in the evolution of archery releases, has introduced the new Spark dual-jaw caliper release. Designed as a smaller version of the popular Tru-Fire Smoke release, the new Spark offers a smaller strap design to accommodate archers with smaller hands. The strap will fit wrists 4.5 to 8 inches in circumference. The...

Joe Shead Blog Start Scouting

Shed Hunting: The 4-Point Shed That Grew From the Ground

Antlers are already dropping and some shed hunters are having some early success. Whether or not you plan to get out looking for antlers right now, it’s a good idea to at least get out and scout. Drive around and observe where you see deer right now, particularly antlered bucks. Just like in deer...

Crossbow hunter in treestand

10 Things That Affect Your Crossbow’s Accuracy

Modern crossbows are highly efficient and accurate — amazingly so. Most manufacturers pre-sight their crossbows at the factory before shipping them. When properly cocked with the right bolt and proper shooting mechanics, these crossbows produce consistent bull’s-eyes out of the box at 20, 30 and 40 yards. You might need to tweak them a little...

Huntworth

2016 SHOT Show: Best New Gear from Huntworth

From one of the most renowned hunting glove makers in America, Huntworth refines one of their most popular gloves with new Microban scent control. Huntworth’s Tech Shooters Glove surrounds the hunter’s hand with warmth. Its next-to-skin fit ensures the sensitivity to confidently operate anything, whether it’s a fine hand tool, or the sensitive pull...

GEAR  Styrka S9 binos

2016 SHOT SHOW: Best New Gear from Styrka

Styrka’s flagship S9 series binoculars boast world-class optical performance. Even in low-light conditions, you’ll get bright, high-contrast images with jaw-dropping clarity and resolution. All lens surfaces are coated multiple times utilizing our proprietary SXL-MAX anti-reflective flat broadband coatings for maximum brightness and optimal color, sharpness and image contrast, while maximizing transmission across the entire...

When deer season ends, don't despair. Get into the woods to scout and use your game cameras for surveying does and bucks to see what survived the season.

Best Tips for Trail Cameras: Time to See What Survived the Season

The inevitable time is here, the end of deer season. It always seems to end as fast as it started. It’s hard to think that only 100 days ago we were fighting the “October lull” and waiting for the rut to break loose. But since then food sources have become scarce, many gun seasons...

GEAR  Traditions Nitride

SHOT SHOW 2016: Best New Gear from Traditions Performance Firearms

For 2016, Traditions™ Performance Firearms expands their popular Northwest series of blackpowder rifles. All Northwest models feature musket an ignition system, exposed breech, and open sights to meet state-specific regulations in states such as Washington, Idaho, and Oregon. Traditions builds on their award-winning Pursuit G4 Ultralight Northwest style with additional options that hunters will...