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An Empty Quiver: Chapter 5 – Part 1 »

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| May 26 2015
Chapter 5 of the exciting bowhunting experiences of Dr. Dave Samuel covers the dark continent, Africa and it's abundance of wild game.… Read »

Gear Review: Wilderness Athlete »

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| May 25 2015
Rich Walton gives the performance products of Wilderness Athlete a try. Want to build strength, stamina? Want to help your body perform at its highest level regardless of your age? Read this review.… Read »

Canadian Outdoorsman Summer Issue »

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| May 24 2015
The Summer Issue of Canadian Outdoorsman Magazine is now available to see.… Read »

Where to Shoot Hogs »

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| May 23 2015
Hot hunting tips and tactics from lonestarboars.com. Shows where the best shot placements are to take down wild hogs.… Read »

Why You Shouldn’t Trap and Transfer Deer »

Urban deer can get in pretty bad shape, but trap and transplant is not the alternative.

| May 22 2015
Dr. Dave Samuel discusses the practicality of transplanting deer as opposed to hunting deer to control deer herd numbers.… Read »

Camo Clan TV: Raisin Them Up Right! »

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| May 21 2015
The May episode has Alan Oglesby taking his children hunting for dear as he films each as they take their first deer. This is how you ensure the future of hunting.… Read »

48-Year-Old World Record Shattered! »

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| May 20 2015
Several frustrating stalks later, everything finally fell into place when Jeff managed to slip within 15 yards of the browsing bull. A single well-placed arrow dropped the caribou and in due time rewrote the Pope… Read »

GOAT TUFF OFFERS BIO-SYNTHETIC LUBRICANT. »

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| Jan 22 2015
Incredible new penetrating lubricant that forms an ionic bond with the material to reduce friction, wear and noise. Also cleans and prevents rust. Perfect for archery needs but great for all your lubrication needs.… Read »

Graduation Gift: Africa »

Author with number one, black springbok.

| Jan 21 2015
What a wonderful graduation gift, a hunting trip to Africa where this young lady would have a great time and try to be the first lady to achieve the Grand Slam of Springbok.… Read »

Product Review: 2014 »

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| Jan 18 2015
Our traveling bowhunter, Roy K. Keefer shows the products he and Shelby have used successfully this past hunting season. … Read »

The Three Year Journey »

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| Jan 17 2015
I had him dead to rights! I was already at full draw when the doe, slowing to a walk, crossed an opening at 20 yards. The buck was right behind her, his neck extended straight… Read »

Play the GoHunting Game & Enter the Sweepstakes Too! »

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| Jan 16 2015
Looking for some fun? Want to play, for FREE, the most exciting bowhunting video game around? And how about winning some great prizes? Click the link, download the game and enter to WIN! Have… Read »

DirtNap Gear Delivers »

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| Jan 16 2015
“It all started with our wanting to make something better. We felt so strongly about our D.R.T. heads being the very best and strongest on the market, that we knew we had to offer a… Read »

An Empty Quiver: Chapter 4 (Pt2) »

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| Jan 15 2015
After an hour, a few does returned to water and finally the heavy-horned buck. Again he came to the left of the pond, running the last twenty yards. He stopped near the… Read »

An Empty Quiver: Chapter 4 (Pt1) »

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| Jan 14 2015
In this exciting chapter of Dr. Dave's great bowhunting book, Dave goes after trophy antelope. Come along and enjoy the adventure.… Read »

Industy Says Goodbye: Roger Combs »

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| Dec 10 2014
Many of us 'old timers' in the hunting and shooting, archery sports remember and mourn the loss of a great guy we all called 'friend'. Adios Amigo, you will be missed.… Read »

Ohio Whitetail University Hunt »

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| Dec 10 2014
Looking for a great place to hunt large whitetails? For Wade Nolan, it's Ohio. " There are over 9000 acres of public land in Ohio's Muskingum watershed."… Read »

Interview with Dr. Karl V. Miller: Part 2 »

Dr. Miller with one of his research deer at the Warnell School of forestry in Athens Georgia.

| Dec 9 2014
Part 2 of Wade Nolan's Interview with Dr. Karl V. Miller PhD, University of Georgia wildlife professor and whitetail deer researcher.… Read »

Interview with Dr. Karl V. Miller: Part 1 »

Dr. Miller with one of his research deer at the Warnell School of forestry in Athens Georgia.

| Dec 8 2014
Karl V. Miller PhD, University of Georgia wildlife professor and whitetail deer researcher is at the center of deer research today because he has a passion for whitetails. He is interviewed by Bowhunting biologist, Wade… Read »

Lost a Nice Buck »

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| Dec 7 2014
My phone rang at exactly 7 AM. It was my hunting buddy calling to see if I had any blood trailing ideas for him. He'd shot the biggest buck of his life the night… Read »

An Empty Quiver: Chapter 3 »

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| Nov 14 2014
In 1990 Dr. Dave Samuel bear hunted with Eric Grinnell of Silver Tip Outfitters in Alberta. This was his second bear hunt with Eric and it proved to be the biggest black bear adrenalin… Read »

An Empty Quiver: Chapter 2 »

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| Oct 20 2014
For Dr. Dave Samuel the luxury of being able to bowhunt for mule deer in an area that reeked of big bucks would end in the late 70's, when they changed the opening date of… Read »

Cost To Hunt »

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| Oct 9 2014
The state with the highest resident license cost was California. Why are we not surprised? Next was Washington at $40.50, then Arizona at $37, and Utah at $34. Lowest cost for a… Read »

Angie Gets a HuntForce Buck »

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| Sep 26 2014
Angie and Steve experienced what many hunters now know; HuntForce is the best solution for uploading, managing and organizing your trail camera photos.… Read »

SCI Foundation Auctions Bighorn Sheep Hunt »

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| Sep 25 2014
Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation)has partnered with the Fort Belknap Indian Community Council and Bud Martin at Redbone Outfitting to auction off a one-hunter Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep hunt.… Read »

Whitetails and Mast »

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| Sep 23 2014
A big change is taking place in your woods now and knowing how to plug into this switch is critical to your success in the whitetail woods. Bowhunting biologist Wade Nolan shows you what to… Read »

Barnett BCX Crossbow – It’s a Lightweight Speed Demon »

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| Sep 22 2014
At a blazing speed of 365 fps with a 13 3/8-inch power stroke, 118 ft. pounds of kinetic energy, 19 7/8-inch Axle to Axle and only weighing 7.1 pounds, the BCX leaves nothing to chance.… Read »

ScentBlocker – Shield in the Field – Just For Ladies »

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| Sep 21 2014
ScentBlocker® branded hunting clothing, scent eliminating liquids and Tree Spider® hunting safety equipment, introduces the SOLA Shield in the Field blog. Designed by women for women.… Read »

New Deep Slice – From Innerloc »

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| Sep 21 2014
The new Deep Slice™ is the first broadhead designed from the ground up to maximize the potential of the Injexion arrows and Deep Six components.… Read »

2014 Deer Vision Breakthrough »

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| Sep 20 2014
Researchers into deer vision learned that deer could see into the UV spectrum and likely saw their world in daylight conditions, in shades of yellow. They also learned deer likely saw the reflected luminescence from… Read »

Lakewood’s New C-250 Take-Down Recurve Case »

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| Sep 19 2014
The C-250 is another classic designed protective case from Lakewood Products®, offering a peace of mind to those traditional archers searching for arrow and take-down bow protection.… Read »


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Starting At The End

Actually, the day after deer season ends is when to get started on the next season. There is a lot to do, like; finding out what bucks are still in your deerhunting area, getting out in the woods and looking for major deer sign to see if the buck haunts and major rutting areas were good during the season, and finding new core rutting sign.

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Can You Find The Deer? All The Deer? »

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| May 21 2015
FIND THE DEER #1: As the afternoon sun gets lower the sunlight reaches out through the woods. You notice movement… Read »

ATA Archery Trade Show On Video »

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| Jan 15 2015
At the ATA Show 2015 I looked for interesting new products. I videoed a bunch of them. Here are the… Read »

ATA Show: Day 1 – Paul Ryan Welcome Message »

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| Jan 8 2015
Lifelong hunter, Congressman Paul Ryan welcomes the attendees of the ATA Show.… Read »

Online Bowhunt: 2014 Begins »

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| Dec 6 2014
For me, this year’s spring and summer scouting was very exciting. In particular, I got onto two extra fine bucks… Read »

Y2K Buck Sheds His Velvet »

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| Sep 26 2014
The day I've been waiting for. In the last couple of days Y2K buck has shed his velvet ... revealing… Read »

Y2K: Following Along Pt #4 »

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| Sep 24 2014
More pieces go into the Y2K puzzle. And find out something that could have messed us up. … Read »

Following Y2K, Part 3 »

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| Sep 20 2014
For the next two days I saw several bucks and does but I didn't see Y2K. But this morning I… Read »

Y2K: Following Him, Part 2 »

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| Sep 18 2014
More thoughts about the "Follow Along" scouting method. And we follow Y2K and learn some good stuff. … Read »

Y2K: Where Does He Go? And How To Find Out… »

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| Sep 17 2014
Once I discover an interesting buck the next thing I want to find out is where he goes after he… Read »

Big Boy 10 Pics »

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| Sep 16 2014
I just finished reviewing a bunch of pictures because I remembered taking pictures of a nice 10 point buck last… Read »

Bow Report: Stik Bows From Rich Emery »

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| Sep 15 2014
I report on the recurve from Stik Bows made by Rich Emery and put it to my own tests for… Read »

Y2K: The Buck »

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| Sep 13 2014
Enter the buck "Y2K" and the 8-point "A Frame". Visitors in my deer woods in the morning.… Read »

Sept 5: An Unwanted Guest »

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| Sep 5 2014
They were doing doe stuff; walking around, browsing and watching. A doe noticed something and walked a few steps in… Read »

Perfect 8 »

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| Sep 4 2014
Today, meet the bucks Perfect 8 and S & L. And consider some thoughts about how to make bucks grow… Read »

When Are Does Thinking About The Bucks? »

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| Sep 2 2014
On the morning I took these pictures I saw an interesting new development for this year.… Read »

When Do Buck’s Make The First Scrapes? »

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| Aug 27 2014
A fine 10-pointer walking past where I hid in my Photo Blind. Nice to see him. And he brought… Read »

Sometimes You Misjudge What’s Happening »

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| Aug 23 2014
Three does went alert and moved toward something in the grass a few yards from me. Something very cool was… Read »

Report: Bowhunting South Dakota »

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| Aug 18 2014
On the last afternoon a big Merriam's longbeard strutted out of the valley in front of me. Things were looking… Read »

Two 8-Pointers: How Do You Tell Them Apart? »

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| Aug 13 2014
Two bucks with very similar racks show up. How can we identify them, now and when we see them again?… Read »

South Dakota: Fred Lutger’s SD Gobbler »

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| Aug 11 2014
Jeff Quinn took Fred to a South Dakota farm and they set up overlooking the juncture of two valleys. … Read »

Do Deer Notice Your Game Cameras? »

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| Aug 6 2014
Here are some pictures taken a couple of days ago that answer that and some more questions, … Read »

South Dakota: Report 1 »

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| Jul 31 2014
Chef Klaus suggested they go to lunch. Fred said no. Five minutes later the Chef got 'er done.… Read »

Stuck Up In 2014 »

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| Jul 27 2014
The "Stuck Up" buck is back and his rack looks especially good for July. Here are some pics I took… Read »

One Day Later At The Tall Grass Area »

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| Jul 22 2014
I returned to the same place I took pics yesterday. Good thing I did.… Read »

Bucks On July 21 »

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| Jul 21 2014
As I watched the young buck plod on by me I noticed another deer almost hidden in the tall grass.… Read »

The Magic Deer Day »

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| Jul 18 2014
On July 17 something special happened that has been happening for years.… Read »

Last Nebraska Gobbler Hunt »

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| Jul 17 2014
I yelped at the gobbler and he sounded off loudly as he moved in front of two "Y" shaped trees… Read »

Nebraska: Fred Lutger’s First Longbeard – On Video »

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| Jul 14 2014
I videoed Fred Lutger's first Nebraska bowhunt for this year. It had some cool surprises. … Read »



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Gear Review: Wilderness Athlete »

06:33 am | Rich Walton gives the performance products of Wilderness Athlete a try. Want to build strength, stamina? Want to help your body perform at its highest level regardless of your age?…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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GEAR REVIEW: HECS STEALTHSCREEN »

04:20 pm | Another great product review from our bowhunting ladies at Ladies in Camo where Ariel McCracken takes a look at HECS Stealthscreen gear. …

Jan 13 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bow Report: Stik Bows From Rich Emery »

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08:12 am | I report on the recurve from Stik Bows made by Rich Emery and put it to my own tests for shootability.…

Sep 15 2014 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Gear Review: TruFire Hardcore 4 Revolution »

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06:24 am | With a new rotating head TruFire has once again designed a Release Aid that is adjustable, comfortable, reliable and now made a…

Sep 11 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Gear Review: Quest ‘Radical’ Bow »

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10:53 am | Gary Elliott takes a look at 'the bow to grow with you', the Radical from Quest Archery. …

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Gear Review: Bear Trap by In Sights Nutrition »

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06:20 am | How do you get a bear to come in right where you want? For Ladies In Camo's Diane Hassinger her field review…

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Gear Review: 3Dead Ringer Arrows »

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06:08 am | Gary Elliott takes a look at the new carbon arrow from Beman.…

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Camo Clan TV: Raisin Them Up Right! »

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06:00 am | The May episode has Alan Oglesby taking his children hunting for dear as he films each as they take their first deer.…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

48-Year-Old World Record Shattered! »

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10:45 am | Several frustrating stalks later, everything finally fell into place when Jeff managed to slip within 15 yards of the browsing bull. A…

May 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Graduation Gift: Africa »

Author with number one, black springbok.

08:23 am | What a wonderful graduation gift, a hunting trip to Africa where this young lady would have a great time and try to…

Jan 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Product Review: 2014 »

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05:17 am | Our traveling bowhunter, Roy K. Keefer shows the products he and Shelby have used successfully this past hunting season. …

Jan 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

The Three Year Journey »

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05:14 am | I had him dead to rights! I was already at full draw when the doe, slowing to a walk, crossed an opening…

Jan 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
An Empty Quiver: Chapter 4 (Pt2) » An Empty Quiver: Chapter 4 (Pt1) » GEAR REVIEW: HECS STEALTHSCREEN » Ohio Whitetail University Hunt » Interview with Dr. Karl V. Miller: Part 2 »
This really good impala came in right before the nyala.  Note the ostrich in the background.

An Empty Quiver: Chapter 5 – Part 1 »

06:07 am | Chapter 5 of the exciting bowhunting experiences of Dr. Dave Samuel covers the dark continent, Africa and it's abundance of wild game.…

May 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Urban deer can get in pretty bad shape, but trap and transplant is not the alternative.

Why You Shouldn’t Trap and Transfer Deer »

06:00 am | Dr. Dave Samuel discusses the practicality of transplanting deer as opposed to hunting deer to control deer herd numbers.…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

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