Category: Bows

Sitka Gear is the Key to Beating the Early Bow Season Heat


Early season whitetail hunting can be hot in Texas. That’s why this awesome Sitka Gear apparel makes such a difference. If you’re like me, you’re gearing up for archery season. I’m in Texas, where it never fails; every year I find myself sweating through all my clothes in the November heat. There isn’t much elevation

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Watch Remi Warren’s Deep History With Nevada Mule Deer Come to Fruition

YouTube: UNDER ARMOUR HUNT
remi warren mule deer

Nearly 20 years later, Warren is bowhunting for mule deer only a canyon away from where went on his first spot-and-stalk hunt. If you ask any die-hard, adamant big-game hunter, he or she will tell you mule deer are arguably the hardest North American animals to stalk. Mind you, no spot-and-stalk harvest comes easy, but

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This Video Will Make Every Bowhunter Uncontrollably Anxious for Archery Season

Facebook: Red Arrow via Michael Waddell’s Bone Collector
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Get ready to feel an increased heart rate, sweaty palms and a severe case of restless leg syndrome. It’s finally that time of year. The opening day of whitetail archery season is mere sniffs away, and every bowhunter is already itching to get back in the woods. There’s nothing that could make this time of year more

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Former UFC Fighter Chad Mendes Nails a Big Oregon Mule Deer

YouTube: Chad Mendes
Chad Mendes mule deer

This is why you should never get down on yourself after a bad shot. Most people probably know Chad Mendes for his time as a mixed martial arts fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. However, his grit goes beyond the octagon these days, as he’s made quite a name for himself within the big-game hunting

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Man Proposes to Girlfriend Using His Compound Bow

Facebook: CBS Austin
archery marriage proposal

This guy decided to stick to his comfort zone for the biggest question of his life. Marriage proposals have become pretty extravagant in recent years, prompting soon-to-be grooms to think outside the box to come up with new, unique ways to pop the question. The bar has become incredibly high, as there is now an

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Bon Appétit’s ‘It’s Alive’ Goes Hawaii Boar Hunting

YouTube: Bon Appétit
feral hog

Hawaii should be on everyone’s hunting bucket list. Feral hogs are a growing issue across the United States. These invasive animals wreak havoc on and agriculture and habitat, creating a huge nuisance for farmers and conservation agencies alike. Unfortunately, there aren’t a ton of ways to curb the growth of wild hog populations, so wildlife

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Have You Ever Seen Someone Make This Good of a Shot on a Deer?

Facebook: Michael King
killshot

Here’s the best way to make the shortest blood trail! We’re always looking for a good hit on the vital organs when shooting a deer. A double-lung shot will always put meat in the freezer, but when you can hit ’em in the heart like this, they’re not going far! Here’s the video: Slow motion 由

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This Buck Has the Best Reaction to Getting Drilled With an Arrow

Facebook: Whitetail Up

This big buck’s reaction to getting pummeled by a bow hunter’s arrow may surprise you. Getting your shot and harvest on film to enjoy for years to come isn’t easy, but man is it worth it. But, rarely do you get the reverse angle of your shot exit on a buck like this one. You

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Justin Rackley Drops Nyala Bull With Bow in South Africa

YouTube: LakeForkGuy
nyala bull

You’re going to want to see LakeForkGuy arrow this Nyala bull from 30 yards out. If you’ve heard of Justin Rackley, also known as LakeForkGuy or LFG for short, you likely know him for his bass fishing prowess. As resident of the Houston area, he’s known for staying Texas most of the time, too, hence

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Video: Remember When This Kodiak Bear Charged a Hunter?

YouTube: Luke Randall
kodiak bear charge

This hunter on Kodiak Island got a good lesson in shot placement.. Hunting Kodiak brown bear with archery equipment can get exciting in a hurry. Not only does this necessitate getting extremely close to a very large (and potentially dangerous) animal prior to taking the shot, but the initial shot very rarely instantly kills the

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Remember This Epic, Graphic Archery Moose Kill?

Facebook: Kill’n Stix
archery moose hunt

If you didn’t see this incredible archery kill shot, you missed out. See it now! 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

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