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Are Crossbows Easier than Compounds?

Are crossbows really that much easier to handle than a compound bow? Jeff Johnston takes...

Range Before You Draw!

There is always a new bowhunting lesson to learn—sometimes the hard way. Here’s a basic...

Make Your Own Custom Hunting Knife

If you’ve got the tools and the know-how, assembling and finishing your own blade may...

Avoid 5 Common Mistakes

Years of experience teaches hundreds of lessons if you keep an open mind. Of course,...

Legendary Whitetail Hunter Larry Benoit Lives On

Deer hunters in the know remember Larry Benoit, the Vermont legend hailed as “the best...

The Ultimate October Playbook

This month presents opportunities for a bowhunter or early-season muzzleloader hunter—if you don’t mess up...

12 Crossbow Do's and 3 Don'ts

Crossbow hunting has continued to rise in popularity across the country. Ready to get involved?...

8 Ways to Ruin Hunting

Don’t be a goon. Avoid situations that make all hunters look bad.

Taxidermy Tips

Don't wait until your trophy is on the ground to decide how you want to...

You Shot a Deer: Now What?

Okay, you shot a deer. Now what should you do? What if there's a problem?...

Why You Missed: Top 8 Most Common Shotgun Mistakes

Wait, you missed again? Time to take a break and see if you're suffering from...

8 Biggest Preseason Blunders

This fall promises to be the best hunting season of your life—but only if you...

When Things Go Wrong

Hunts do not always go as planned, as a lifetime outdoors reveals a list of...

The 5 Most Common Wild Game Cooking Mistakes

Wild game is nothing like the meat you find on store shelves, and preparing it...

How Turkey Hunters Screw Up Opening Day

Here’s why most people blow it on opening day and how you can avoid those...

How to Avoid Waterfowl Calling's Biggest Mistake

To avoid the error of repetitive over-calling, and to get the best results from your...

Ten Reasons Why You Didn’t Arrow an Elk

Here are the 10 most common mistakes archery elk hunters make, and how you can...

How to Install Peep Sight and Nock Point

Amateur archers might take peep sights and nock points for granted, but the professionals know...
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