Category: Archery

5 Bows That Headlined ATA 2020


Here are our picks for the five new bows that drew the most attention at ATA 2020. While the ATA Show brings all kinds of bowhunting products to the forefront of the outdoors industry, the bows themselves undoubtedly lead the charge. This year’s lineup of new bows is no joke, either. We saw plenty of

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TenPoint Crossbows Pushes the Envelope With New ACUslide Cocking and De-cocking System


Could this be the quietest and safest cocking system ever seen on a crossbow? Check out the ACUslide from TenPoint. TenPoint Crossbow Technologies used the 2020 ATA Show as the launch pad for their brand new cocking and de-coking system dubbed ACUslide. According to the company, it’s the first entirely silent and particularly safe mechanism

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Looking Back at One of the Most Memorable Archery Moose Kill Videos

Facebook: Kill’n Stix
archery moose hunt

If you didn’t see this incredible archery kill shot, you missed out.  Moose are the giants of the deer family. They can weigh over 1,000 pounds and demolish anything in their path if they so choose. Most hunters who have the opportunity to make this once-in-a-lifetime hunt decide to harvest the animal via rifle at

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Curious Buck Checks Out Bowhunter and His Fallen Big Brother

Facebook: Backyard Outdoors

We’re used to deer generally being skittish, but this little buck has absolutely no fear! Whitetail deer are predisposed to have a healthy fear of humans. The slightest sound, smell or movement determined as foreign to them will elicit a tail of white high in the air followed by a quick retreat. Every once in a while, though, a deer comes

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Gear Review: The Pocket Shot 2.0, Pocket Shot Hammer and Arrow Kit

Travis Smola
Pocket Shot 2.0

The Pocket Shot 2.0 is a winner. Just over a year ago, I reviewed the original Pocket Shot slingshot. This circular slingshot has been on the market for a few years now it’s one of the more interesting new products out there. Since then, Pocket Shot has sent me two other products. Their Pocket Shot

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Baby Bobcats Pay Deer Hunter a Visit in Treestand

Iowa DNR/Wendell Van Beek
baby bobcats

One Iowa hunter got some unexpected visitors when three baby bobcats made a playground out of his treestand. The beginning of archery season gets most deer hunters excited. That was certainly the case for Wendell Van Beek a couple years ago. As he was sitting in his stand in November of 2016, a bobcat family came into

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