Archive for trail cameras

Find the Fall Range

A summer spent scouting a buck takes you only so far this time of year. To hunt and kill him you must first find him, now that he’s abandoned his bachelor group, then learn about his fall haunts and habits.

October 27, 2014

5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Trail Camera

NRA Publications' Christopher Olsen offers five simple tips that should help you get more out of your trail cameras this fall.

August 25, 2014

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Wireless

With Bushnell’s new Trophy Cam HD Wireless you can be Bond, James Bond, master spy of the whitetail woods. Or anyplace else. Check out this complete review from Field Editor Ron Spomer.

August 06, 2014

Bushnell Introduces New Trophy Cam Essential

Bushnell's new Trophy Cam Essential is designed for the hunter who demands performance and reliability at an exceptional value.

May 21, 2014

Browning Strike Force Trail Camera

Though small in size, this tiny trail camera from Browning is built to play with the big boys.

May 02, 2014

PRADCO Comes to Town

PRADCO markets and sells brands hunters know and love.

April 01, 2014

New Browning Trail Camera Lines Launched

The Range Ops Series, Recon Force Series and Spec Ops Series trail cameras are meant to provide top-of-the-line performance in the field.

July 23, 2013

Stealth Cam Introduces Skout No-Glo Camera

The Skout No-Glo's ZX7 processor is designed to supercharge scouting cameras, creating faster trigger speed and increasing battery life.

April 12, 2013

2013’s 15 Top New Trail Cameras

By Bob Robb

The changes in trail cameras over the past decade are the stuff of Star Wars. Today’s units are smaller, lighter, have longer battery life, can take incredible high-resolution video and digital photos, and can easily swap data to computers or smart phones. Here’s a look at 15 of this year’s top new models. All these companies have several models, but we’ve selected just one to describe here. Visit their websites for more details and a look at the full product line. All companies have been listed alphabetically.

January 30, 2013

Simmons Introduces Black LED Model Trail Camera

32 black LEDs help the new ProHunter trail camera capture activity covertly around the clock.

July 26, 2012

Bushnell X-8 Trail Camera

Bushnell's latest addition to its trail camera line features a 6 MP full-color resolution and more.

July 18, 2012

Leupold RCX Trail Camera Rebate

Leupold is offering up to $400 in rebates on its RCX trail camera system.

July 05, 2012

What I Learned From My Trail-Cam Photos

This past week I made my first card pull from my trail cameras. I will move the cameras around quite a bit throughout the early fall to find the bucks and to see which ones are moving during the day. It is truly exciting to stick the SD card into the reader and see what pops up. With that first pull, I was not disappointed. I found a number of nice mature bucks on the farm and that really got me excited for this coming season. In this week’s blog, I want to take a few minutes to tell you what I learned from that first set of photos.

September 20, 2011

Whitetail Season: Trail Camera Scouting

Now is the time to take the trail-camera work very seriously. Bill Winke shares his strategy for pre-season patterning with the use of trail cams, and discusses how

September 14, 2011

Trail-Cam Strategies

Now is the time to start putting out the trail cameras. Many people put out trail cameras in the summer, but as I have stated a few times in this blog and on the videos we have been producing for AmericanHunter.org, bucks have separate summer and fall ranges. The photos you get in the summer are fun, but are not as useful when forming a hunting strategy as many hunters may think. Instead, it is the photos that you get well after the bucks break up their bachelor groups and settle into their fall ranges that reveal the most information. That effort starts right now.

September 14, 2011