Category: Hunting Event

  • Is EHD Spreading in Kentucky’s Deer Herd?

    Is EHD Spreading in Kentucky’s Deer Herd?

    Kentucky is an up and comer in regards to producing some of the country’s biggest whitetail bucks each year. They routinely put trophy bucks in the books each season. But sadly, a deadly disease may be on the move across the state once again. The realities of nature can be harsh, particularly when deadly diseases, […]

  • Is This The World’s Biggest Deer Stand?

    Is This The World’s Biggest Deer Stand?

    Go big or go home, right? That apparently applies to the way we build deer stands as well these days. Wisconsin deer hunter, Jesse Kauffman, decided to build a deer stand big enough for his whole family (and friends, too) to hunt from. And while we don’t really know if this is in fact the […]

  • Oh Boy, A Toothpick-Shooting Crossbow

    Oh Boy, A Toothpick-Shooting Crossbow

    While fidget spinners are all the rage here in the U.S., the Chinese have come up with a new “toy” to keep themselves entertained.  These miniature crossbows are built to fire toothpicks and appear to pack a pretty decent punch judging by the photos.  Although the long-range accuracy and penetration of these devices is most […]

  • Mineral Lick VS. Salt Lick: Which Is Best?

    Mineral Lick VS. Salt Lick: Which Is Best?

    It wasn’t too many years ago that a deer hunter’s herd management plan included nothing more than throwing out a salt block or two on the property they hunted. Some hunters would keep these salt licks off limits for hunting, while others hung a treestand within easy reach of an arrow and hunted it like […]

  • CWD Assumptions

    CWD Assumptions

    Lots of news about chronic wasting disease arrived by email, answering machine and calculator-keyed analyses during May. Then again, maybe it’s not news. Or maybe it’s old news. Or maybe I’m overreacting to information I requested. Take a look. You decide if these items sounds “newsy.” — Preliminary results from a study starting in 2009 […]

  • Outdoor Edge Cuts Busbice

    Outdoor Edge Cuts Busbice

    The outdoor industry is responding in a big way to the recent sentencing of Bill Busbice for game violations in Wyoming. If you missed it, read the story HERE. Outdoor Edge has been among the first to make bold statements against such actions. Hats off to Outdoor Edge for their stand. David Bloch, owner of […]

  • Wicked Tree Gear Hand Pruner Review

    Wicked Tree Gear Hand Pruner Review

    Most people don’t think about hand pruners until the one time they crawl into a tree stand and there is a branch that mysteriously grew out of nowhere since last season and now it’s blocking their shooting lane. They can try to break it, use a broad head (not recommended), or twist and tuck it out of the way. Or, […]

  • NDA’s Funny Deer Tweets

    NDA’s Funny Deer Tweets

    If you can’t laugh at yourself…laugh at someone else, right? These funny deer tweets collected by the folks at the National Deer Alliance (NDA) will make you laugh, or at least make you want to say, “Bless their hearts.” Deer hunters read funny deer tweets…LOL ???? Posted by National Deer Alliance on Sunday, June 11, […]

  • How To Change A Bowfishing Nock

    How To Change A Bowfishing Nock

    When your bowfishing equipment plays out on you in the heat of the action, you better know how to make a quick fix. And few things need replaced or repaired as often as your arrows and tips, with bowfishing nocks taking much of the abuse dished out. The replacement is quick and simple and really […]

  • Review: Helikon Backblast Shooting Mat & Bisley: 600 Yards On Century.

    Review: Helikon Backblast Shooting Mat & Bisley: 600 Yards On Century.

    With the weather scheduled to be warming up the [even] older boys at the club were levering themselves out of their armchairs and waddling down to Bisley to put a few down range.  It’s that time of year, my offspring are hitting their school books. So I found myself at something of a loose end, […]