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Mathews – Mission Sub-1 Crossbow Review 2018

Mission Sub-1 Crossbow Review 2018 My father in law recently had shoulder surgery and unfortunately he is not able to draw back a bow anymore and ever really without a lot of work on his part so I started doing research on crossbows to try to find him then best bang for the buck. Of […]

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2018 Broadhead Review By John Lusk

 2018 Broadhead Review By John Lusk   Check out my podcast with John Lusk  BROADHEADS | SELECTING THE RIGHT ONE FOR YOUR HUNT WRITTEN BY JOHN LUSK ON 09/05/2018. It wasn’t long ago that broadhead selection was a fairly simple process… There just weren’t that many options available. Well, those days are gone. Now there are a plethora […]

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Hunting Backpack Review Announcement 2018

Hunting Backpack Review Announcement 2018 I am super excited to announce that we will be conducting a hunting backpack review over the next couple of months. I have been unable to contractually review backpacks for a few years and its time to find the next best pack to suit my needs, so I figured you […]

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Tim Gilligham Extreme Shot Angles 9.50

Tim Gilligham Extreme Shot Angles 9.50 podcast episode Tim Gilligham Extreme Shot Angles 9.50 Tim Gillingham and I discuss shooting your bow at extreme angles and how to shoot extreme angles: 1) We talk about shooting at extreme angles and what are some of the things to consider 2) We talk about how to level […]

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Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting

Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting How to be more effective at Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting This is a basic transcription from my podcast I did recently with Finding Backcountry  on Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting. These are some of the questions I was asked about Spot and Stalk Archery Antelope Hunting and the short […]

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Copper vs Lead bullets… Are you poisoning your game meat?

Copper vs Lead bullets for hunting … Are you poisoning your game meat? So I decided to go down this rabbit hole hoping I could find some definitive answers to my questions: Does shooting game with lead bullets really increase your Blood lead levels? Are there ways to process game to minimize your risk? What […]

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Spot and Stalk Hunting … for the not sneaky

Spot and Stalk Ambush Hunting … Spot and Stalk Hunting … for the not sneaky Many of us use spot and stalk strategies in our hunting especially in big open areas. This style of hunting requires the hunter to be : 1) proficient at glassing 2) able to pick a route and execute it 3) […]

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 Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List

 Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List I do a lot of traveling and often stay at some less than desirable  motels for my hunting adventures and bed bugs are always in the back of my mind. So I try to keep an eye out for obvious signs of bed bugs when I am traveling and […]

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Perform better in the field and on the range:

Perform better in the field and on the range: By John Stallone CSCS,BS Exercise Physiology,  MS Rangeland Management and Ecology It’s no big secret that the key to precision shooting, from a conditioning stand point is proprioception…. For those of you who are not familiar with the term… proprioception is the sense of the relative […]

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Why Phoenix Shooting bags?

Ultra-Lightweight Shooting Bags Improve Long-Range Accuracy in the Field Phoenix Shooting Bags front and rear bags weigh just a few ounces, can be carried into the backcountry.     Created by hunters through trial and error in the field, Phoenix Shooting Bags are a one-of-a-kind lightweight and durable shooting bag designed to improve long-range rifle […]

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How to choose the right Hunting Podcast for you

How to choose the right Hunting Podcast for you: Submitted By Joseph R. Hunting Podcasts and podcasting in general have grown in popularity over the past two years its seems as if anyone with a computer can and has started a podcast. So how do you decipher what’s right for you? Well one would think […]

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New World Record Non-Typical Coues’ Deer in Arizona

New World Record Non-Typical Coues’ Deer The cat is out of the bag that Arizona keeps producing more and more World Record Coues’ Deerthan any other place you can hunt them. Yes Mexico has a lot of big bucks and more “untouched” country to hunt them but if you want to shoot a world record […]

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The Death of the Hunting Industry

The Death of the Hunting Industry -The Future of hunting I’m not sure if most of us realize that in order for hunting to continue to be part of our lifestyle and heritage our numbers must remain at a level that is impactful. We have lost 2.2 million hunters since 2011 and are losing approximately […]

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Once in A lifetime – AZ Archery Desert Bighorn Sheep hunt

My AZ Archery Desert Bighorn Sheep hunt “We each have a special something we can get only at a special time of our life. like a small flame. A careful, fortunate few cherish that flame, nurture it, hold it as a torch to light their way. But once that flame goes out, it’s gone forever.” […]

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CWD – Chronic Wasting Disease How we should all be scared

This Map Spells Trouble for the Future of Deer Hunting Im Not one for posting other people’s content but when the message is important and I am not qualified to write on the subject I am more than happy to share. This article posted yesterday on the QDMA website of which I am a member […]

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Hunter Recruitment…Do you want to see hunting go away?

Public view on hunting and the need for hunter recruitment: I am very concerned about the direction the “Hunting Industry” is heading. Aside from the Hunter on Hunter hate that runs rampid in social media, there is heavy competition and a general lack of comradery in today’s hunting culture. As a result, the non-hunting community […]

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Hunting out of state Big Game Tag Application season is upon us!

Big Game Tag Application season is upon us! Navigating the western big game tag draw system: Hunting Out Of State If you are like me you live for destination big game hunts and everything that goes into hunting out of state.  Part of hunting out of state is the chess game of the big game tag draw system. There […]

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How to Break In a New Compound Bow

How to Break In a New Compound Bow   How to Break In a New Compound Bow – Many people will argue the different way how to break in a new compound bow but for me its a two step process. Breaking in a new bow is like building a relationship. Yeah there are some technical […]

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2018 Binocular review – Whats the best 15’s on the market

2018 Binocular review – What’s the best 15’s on the market Battle of the 15 x56’s : We get asked quit often “which pair of binos is right for me?” Or ” I want to buy some 15’s which binocular do you suggest?” So we decided to do a review this year on which is […]

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Elk Hunting Check list and Elk Hunting in AZ What to expect

Elk Hunting Check list and Elk Hunting in AZ What to expect What to expect when you come to hunt elk in Arizona with Days in The Wild: Hunting Elk In Arizona is quite possibly the most sought after elk hunting experience in the country, with a well-managed herd, milder terrain, milder weather than most elk […]

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Best Mule Deer Hunting Podcast 2018

Best Mule Deer hunting podcasts to improve your success in 2018 Podcasts on Mule deer hunting and hunting in general have grown in popularity over the past two years its seems as if anyone with a computer can and has started a podcast. So how do you decipher whats right for you well one would think just […]

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Training Your Shed Dog – Shed Hunting

Training Your Shed Dog – Shed hunting   Shed hunting for me has never been about the money or for the trophy but ive always used it as a scouting tool for my guiding business. It has led me to some awesome hunting experiences over the years. So when I saw that more and more […]

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Best Elk hunting Podcasts 2018

Best elk hunting podcasts to improve your success in 2018 Podcasts on elk hunting have grown in popularity over the past two years and I get asked all the time what I feel are the best elk hunting podcast around. Naturally I’m a bit biased and prefer my podcast over most but there is a lot of […]

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