Iron Sights For Hunting

Iron sights for hunting

Iron sights were once the staple for rifle hunters and shooters alike. The first firearm sights used were iron sights, dating way back to the mid 1400’s. Even though telescopic sights slowly started to make their way into existence in the 1700’s, the iron sight continued to be the prevalent sighting method for most firearm … Read more

MRAD vs MOA For Hunting

MOA vs MRAD for hunting

Maybe you’re buying your first scope, or maybe you’ve tried one and are curious about the other. MRAD and MOA are the two systems you will be deciding on, but which is best for calculating distance and correction to hit the target? And, for hunting, does one have more advantages? In the end, it might … Read more

How To Sight In A Bow

bow sight

How to Sight your Compound Bow Many people who hunt and shoot with rifles are making the jump to bow hunting and doing so with the radically powerful and accurate compound bows. These bows, unlike traditional archery, do not use instinctive shooting as a means of accuracy.  Instead, we use a bow sight. The bow … Read more

Beginners Guide To Coyote Hunting

JFK Coyote Hunting

Despite efforts by ludicrous lawmakers in California (Scott Weiner, we’re looking at you and your attempts to ban black bear hunting) hunting is still an incredibly popular activity in America. And despite what anti-hunting groups would have you believe, the majority of hunting in America isn’t done for sport.  So what role, then, does predator … Read more

Elk Hunting 101

Elk Hunting

One of the most sought-after big game animals in North America has to be a Rocky Mountain elk. For game this size, they are surprisingly elusive and difficult to hunt, making them very difficult for new hunters. However, we have found that elk tend to keep to the same set of patterns, which explains why … Read more

Recognizing Deer Sounds And Knowing What They Mean

deer sounds

Whitetail deer are the most hunted big game animal in North America. Getting to know these animals in depth will put you ahead of the competition. One way to do this is by recognizing deer sounds. Whitetail use a range of sounds to communicate with each other. They do this for mating, danger, or for … Read more

The 6.5 Creedmoor – Is It The Ultimate Round?

6.5 creedmoor

Coming onto the scene in 2007 was a newcomer to the long-range shooting arena. Enter the 6.5 Creedmoor, a popular contender for best long-range rifle round for big game hunting. We are going to dive into the reasons why this round is very capable and useful for a variety of western hunters. Not really a … Read more

How To Choose A Deer Hunting Shotgun

deer hunting shotgun

Deer hunting is a time-honored tradition. From Whitetail to Red Deer to Sika Deer, these animals are hunted around the world. They can be taken with all kinds of different methods. The most popular being rifle and bowhunting. However, there is a method that seems to get lost in the crossfire, and that’s deer hunting … Read more

Black Bear Hunting – Tips For Success

Black Bear Hunting

One of my all-time favorite hunts is black bear hunting, not for the activity itself, although it is thoroughly enjoyable, but for the bounty, if you are successful.  Black bear hunting is a great opportunity to get out in the spring. It’s an incredible hunt that will require you to muster up every hunting know-how. … Read more

How Long Does A Deer Live

How long does a deer live

A question that comes up often among hunters is “How long does a deer live?”. This question honestly is more loaded than it seems, and the answers vary depending on many factors. One thing is for sure, the overall population and popularity of deer in North America has grown over the decades. This makes deer … Read more