Hunting

Four hikers in Ascend Bone-Dry rain gear hiking with waterfall in background
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Bone-Dry Advanced Waterproofing Technology

When it comes to staying dry and comfortable in wet weather, the technology behind waterproof rain jackets plays a crucial role. Waterproofing has evolved significantly over the years,…
hunter stalking tom in field
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Spring Turkey Hunting Preparation

*/ /*-->*/ Every year, spring turkey hunting gets more and more popular, capturing the interest of hunting and outdoor enthusiasts alike. That’s because turkey hunting provides an opportunity to…
walking in the woods carrying a bow
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Bowhunting 101: Essential Equipment & Beginner Tips for a Successful Hunt

Do you have all the gear you need for your upcoming bowhunting excursion? It’s important to make sure you have prepared the essentials. For those fresh-faced newbies or the grizzled bowhunting…
Hunt the rut
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It’s The Rut! Now What?

How to hunt every phase of deer season’s most magical time. Article by Andrew McKean The main thing you need to know about the rut, which has been studied and defined to within…
close up of deer in field
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Deer Hunting 101: Essentials for the New Hunter

Deer hunting is an age-old tradition enjoyed by countless hunters. Whether stepping into the field for sport, for putting venison on the table, or hunting as a passion, hunting deer always puts your…
Fall Deer Hunting Checklist
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Deer Hunting Checklist: Your Essential Guide for a Successful Hunt

As the chill of autumn sets in and the leaves begin to change, hunters across the country eagerly anticipate the opening morning of deer hunting season. Whether you're a seasoned veteran or a…
elk bugling in open terrain
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Elk Tips for Beginners with Fred Eichler

Fred Eichler provides tips on elk hunting to help beginners increase their chances of being in the 15% of hunters coming back from a successful elk hunt. Video Transcription Hi, I'm Fred…
turkey hunter getting ready to call
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Fall Turkey Hunting: A Comprehensive Guide to Bag Turkeys

While many hunters are familiar with the thrill of calling in a big tom during spring, fall turkey hunting offers its own unique and challenging experience. Unlike the spring season, where mating is…
Introducing the BlackOut NV-3
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Introducing the BlackOut NV-3: Our Most Exciting Bow Yet

The NV-3 is here, and we are excited! The NV-3 is Blackout’s latest flagship bow and our most technologically advanced offering yet. The excitement we feel for the NV-3 resonates not simply from the…
Wild Turkey
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Bass Pro Shops Invests $500,000 in Critical Wild Turkey Research

Major Bass Pro Shops investment creates groundswell of support for critical wild turkey research and conservation. In June Bass Pro Shops and Big Cedar Lodge hosted the National Wild Turkey…
The Essential Early Season Whitetail Pack with Chuck Belmore
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The Essential Early Season Whitetail Pack with Chuck Belmore

Chuck Belmore, Bass Pro Shops hunting and bowfishing pro team member and host of the Habit TV, provides his take on the essential early season white tail pack. An experienced hunter who knows his way…
hunter draws blackout compound bow on elk hunt
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Guide to Compound Bows

In hunting, there is perhaps nothing as exciting as drawing back on a big whitetail or elk with a bow. Archery success demands the combination of stealth, precision and an intimate understanding of…