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November 30, 2020
Pro Tip: Photographing Your Hunt

Pro Tip: Photographing Your Hunt

Capturing your hunt has become more popular thanks to outlets like Instagram, YouTube, and the overall need for outdoor content from top-shelf brands. With the ever-growing number of hunters bringing a camera to the woods, I wanted to share a few things I have found that make my work not only look better, but also makes my workflow more efficient.

November 16, 2020
How to shoot off hand while hunting

How to shoot off hand while hunting

You peek at the calendar and see gun deer season rapidly approaching. You get yourself some ammo and head to the range to get dialed. You shoot a few three shot groups off a bench, get a decent zero, and feel pretty good about your chances.

GONE IN 60 SECONDS: Beginning Elk Hunting Tips to Make Your First Shot Count

GONE IN 60 SECONDS: Beginning Elk Hunting Tips to Make Your First Shot Count

When a hunter heads out to the prairie or peaks in search of Wapiti, proficiency with their tools should be the last thing on their mind. Proficiency begins at home long before one’s tags arrive in the mail. Seek out a friend, colleague, or mentor who’s experience exceeds your own to help prepare you for your time in the field as I did with Rick Hutton.

October 26, 2020
Pro Tip with Remi Warren - The Splash Call for Elk Hunting

Pro Tip with Remi Warren - The Splash Call for Elk Hunting

As hunters, we’re always looking for that extra edge, or bit of information to help us find success in the field. Heck, that’s half the fun. Add this off-the-wall tactic courtesy of Remi Warren to your elk hunting repertoire and you may be rewarded with a big bull right in your lap.

By The Breaking Point
October 19, 2020
How to film your hunt

How to film your hunt

The outdoor video production space has come a long, long ways in the past decade. I can recall, back in the day, when “Realtree Monster Bucks” VHS tapes were my only source of hunting content. I’m talking well before there were ever big player networks like Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel, and Pursuit Channel. The space has changed dramatically in the past couple decades and it continues to change as the streaming platforms gain traction at a rapid pace.

October 19, 2020
Everything you need to know about calling in a tracking dog to recover wounded game

Everything you need to know about calling in a tracking dog to recover wounded game

If you’re reading this, you might already have an animal down in the field, and you’re wondering how to pick up a blood trail that seemed to vaporize into thin air. Or, like most hunters, you know that horrible feeling in the pit of your stomach when you know you’ve hit an animal, and you can’t seem to track it down. Either way, there’s one thing you can do: Call in the dogs.

October 12, 2020
Choosing Glass to Conquer Midwest Whitetail Country

Choosing Glass to Conquer Midwest Whitetail Country

While it may lack the visual glory of glassing in the mountain west, and you might not be chasing as grand or storied game, whitetail hunters working the corn fields and oak forests of the Midwest encounter plenty of challenges when it comes to choosing the right optics.

October 5, 2020
Thinking About Going Lead Free this Season?

Thinking About Going Lead Free this Season?

With hunting season right around the corner, one thing a lot of hunters are looking into is monolithic-style bullets. (Bullets that do not include a jacket.) Some states restrict certain types of ammunition because of lead contamination, and there’s some research we’ll get into that shows lead can contaminate your meat.

Pro Tip: Spot and Stalk Bow Hunting

Pro Tip: Spot and Stalk Bow Hunting

Spot and stalk deer hunting can be very tedious and often a tough task to pull off. There are a few tips and tricks I would like to share that have helped me with success in getting into range.

By Paul Neess
September 21, 2020
Hunting with A Guide

Hunting with A Guide

Even though you may be a die-hard DIY guy like me when it comes to hunting, the time may come when you need to consider hiring a guide.