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Intro From Prisoners is Still Perhaps Hollywood’s Most Realistic Deer Hunting Scene

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The movie Prisoners has probably the most realistic whitetail deer hunting scene ever to hit the theaters. Watch the intro shot to the 2013 Prisoners, starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal, and you are probably viewing one of the most realistic deer hunting clips ever put in a movie. When you see it for the

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Flashback to the Guy Who Foolishly Wrestled an 11-Point Buck

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This guy should have his head examined, because wrestling with an 11-point buck during the rut is just plain idiotic! We’ve seen prime examples of morons in the outdoor world. Take, for instance, the guy that decided to smack a rutting bull moose in the antlers. Or the dimwit that thought it would be wise to bluff

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The 6 Best Men’s Water Shoes of 2020 from Walmart

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Water shoes are a must for aquatic activities. Water shoes might not be the most stylish, but they’re important for water safety. If you’ve ever slipped on some rocks at a river, then you know exactly what I’m talking about. This list won’t consist of trendy water sandals you’ll hate, but aquatic shoes that are

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Shotgun Vs Rifle: Which is Better for Your Upcoming Deer Season?

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Shotgun vs Rifle for Deer

Is a shotgun or a rifle better for your upcoming deer season? When it comes to firearms for deer hunting, it seems like rifles are king. However, there is a rich history of using shotguns during deer season too. Both kinds of firearms are more than capable of downing whitetails and mule deer consistently. Whole

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Practice Makes Better

I’m 5 feet 2 inches, female, right-handed and left-eye dominant. Out-of-the-box firearms typically don’t fit me, and youth models have made poor substitutes. As if learning to shoot at a flying target, left handed, wasn’t difficult enough – throw in an ill-fitting gun and it becomes a recipe for frustration. I took up shooting and …

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‘Archery Tag’ Arrows Hit Harder Than You Might Think

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Remember back when archery tag was a thing?  Did you ever get shot by one? If not, how hard do you think they actually hit? When it comes to playing action sports, most people stick with paintball. The paintballs make a mess and cause major bruises and welts on impact. That said, archery tag isn’t

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Federal Sharpshooters Take Down 159 Deer During Winter Deer Management Program in Syracuse


The deer management program for Syracuse, New York reported that 159 deer were taken in the city over the past winter. March brought forth the conclusion of the 2019-20 deer management program in Syracuse, but also assumptions that the process will be on-going, perhaps for several more years. According to New York Upstate, “Venison from

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