Archery: Bows, Crossbows And Accessories

The New Umarex AirJavelin Pro Uses Compressed Air to Send Arrows Flying at 370 FPS

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Umarex AirJavelin Pro

The new Umarex AirJavelin Pro PCP flings arrows downrange at more than 300 fps. The worlds of air guns and crossbows seem to be consistently blurring in recent years. One of the newest additions to this mix will probably blur them even more with what Umarex is calling an “archery air gun.” It’s the Umarex […]

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The Mel Johnson Buck: The World Record Archery Buck That Has Stood for 50+ Years and Counting

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Mel Johnson Buck

The biggest typical whitetail ever killed with archery equipment still stands as No. 1 after 50+ years! In the deer hunting world, the typical whitetail buck records are some of the most sacred. They are the records every hunter wants to break, and because of the unpredictable nature of whitetail antlers, they are also the hardest […]

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Gear Review: Garmin Xero A1i Pro


The rangefinding bow sight got even better with several notable improvements for bowhunters and target shooters. When Garmin debuted its Xero A1i rangefinding bow sight at the Archery Trade Association Show in 2018, the company’s booth was swarmed by media, buyers, and even the competition for days. The revolutionary technology was completely new to the […]

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Tough, 3-Legged Michigan Buck Named Tripod Sends Hunter on Multi-Year Quest to Harvest Him

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3 Legged Deer

This buck proves just how tough deer can be. Most hunters are aware of how tough whitetail deer are to kill. They are extremely wily, crafty, and cunning animals with a nose for danger. However, we sometimes underestimate just how tough these animals are too. Their will to survive through extraordinary circumstances and the odds […]

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Late Season Deer Hunting Michigan: How to Fill Your Freezer at the Last Minute

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Late Season Deer Hunting Michigan

Michigan’s late seasons offer a last gasp chance to fill the freezer. Every hunter knows Michigan is one of the most pressured deer hunting states out there. We have a 15-day regular firearms season hunted by nearly half a million people. We also have many hunters tagging out on multiple bucks thanks to the deer […]

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