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Trail Camera Buyer’s Guide

Dean Reidt’s TrailTimer was the original electronic game monitor.Dental-product engineer Dean Reidt began tinkering with the idea of recording deer movements in 1985 and soon launched a new industry. The idea started when Reidt, a bowhunter, was waiting along a deer trail wondering what deer hunters have wondered for generations: How many deer use this trail when […]

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How to Select the Perfect Broadhead

A broadhead is a large cutting point assembly, attached to an arrow shaft for hunting. The proliferation of broadhead designs and blade configurations are diverse, making the decision on which one to use under a given set of hunting factors confusing, but it doesn’t have to be so. Each year manufacturers come out with new […]

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Hunting Boots Buying Guide

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been in a hunt camp where someone had a problem with their hunting boots. Usually the boots weren’t dry or warm enough, but other times they didn’t offer enough support or traction for hunting in rugged terrain or were brand new and simply hurt the wearer. Unfortunately any […]

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Women’s Hunting Clothing Buying Guide

Women’s Hunting ClothingWomen’s hunting clothing has come a long way over the last two decades. We’ve gone from virtually no options to a quite large collection of styles and patterns of hunting wear designed specifically for women. The first hunting garments made for women often focused more on style rather than function. What these clothes […]

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Snake Boots Buying Guide

Snake boots, like these RedHead Bone-Dry 16″ Bayou Zip Snake Boots, are ideal for hunting in snake country.If you live in a part of the world where there are no poisonous snakes — count your blessings. For the rest of us, you better be prepared. If you live in a part of the world where there […]

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Beginner’s Guide to Compound Bows

Today’s archery market consists of numerous compound bow manufacturers, making it difficult to know which bow is best for you. All compound bows, regardless of name and make, have similarities that you need to consider before buying. In this compound bow buyer’s guide for beginners, we’re going to look past the propaganda and consider the core aspects […]

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Buying Arrows & Broadheads? A Guide for What You Should Know Before You Buy

Today’s archers have an infinite supply of accessories, especially when it comes to arrows and broadheads. With so many choices, a new hunter may be overwhelmed and left unsure of which product to purchase. This arrow and broadhead buying guide will dissect the different types of broadheads and arrows, so that you can narrow down the search for your personalized […]

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Bow Buyer’s Guide for Women (and Youth)

One of the great boons to bowhunting is the growing number of women joining its ranks. Archery manufacturers have been quick to respond, producing more bows and accessories expressly with women in mind. Before taking advantage of this, however, the new female archer needs to make a few choices. First Question: Traditional or Modern Bow? Those classic longbows and recurves seen […]

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