Author Archives: Jennifer Walls
Author Archives: Jennifer Walls
A laser rangefinder is a nifty little tool that I use to correctly read the true distance of my game from my treestand or ground blind. This is especially important if I’m aiming at targets at farther distances, since it’s usually harder to make accurate shots without some sort of visual aid.
There are a lot of different rangefinders out there, but are all of them reliable? Here are my top 6 best laser rangefinders for bow hunting, plus some quick tips on how to pick the right model for you.Continue reading
I still remember getting my first turkey call. I was new to bow hunting back then and didn’t know much about getting the right equipment. Because I bought something too complicated to use, I ended up having a hard time during my hunting trip.
Are you a new turkey hunter? Are you looking for the right turkey call for an upcoming hunting trip? Today I’ll be explaining the differences between the different types of turkey calls for new hunters. Then I’ll give a roundup of what I think are the best turkey calls for beginners.
Ready? Read on!Continue reading
We all know about the AMC’s post-apocalypse TV series - The Walking Dead - which hits its 8th season on October this year (2017).
One thing we’ve all learned from this popular show is the power of a crossbow in a doomsday scenario…I’m talking about Daryl Dixon's crossbow which has saved him and his fellow survivalists right from the beginning of the show.
And get this from me:
The show has influenced the preppers’ choice of a survival weapon, with a handful opting for the crossbow…yet a handful still swears to guns and cases of ammunition.
The question is:
How does a crossbow compare to a gun in a SHTF situation?Continue reading
Women archers - a community whose numbers has grown in the recent years.
I believe that the ever-rising women’s interest in archery and bowhunting could have been fuelled by the emergence of heroine archers like Katniss Everdeen of the Hunger Games TV Show, or the legendary horsewomen archers (the Amazons), or simply due to the increased popularity of the bow and arrow.
However, I’ve learned that there’s still a good number of females who want to join this sport or want to better their archery skills but don’t know where to start.
I, therefore, came up with this info-rich article to give you answers to everything you need to know about archery for women.Continue reading
The last hunting season came, you ventured into the woods…and even with your high expectations, you didn’t reach the number of whitetails you’ve planned to put in your freezer.
As the next season approaches, I’m sure you’ve set a new goal- the number of whitetails you want to take home.
BUT…you might get disappointed again because you’ll probably repeat the same tactics you used last time.
What if you put in new, proven tactics? Truly, this will raise your game (and flood your freezer with whitetails).
That being said, I’ll share with you 4 Powerful tips below that will help you bag more deer in the next season.Continue reading
Whether you’re a new bow hunter or you’re already a pro, you need to prepare before you set out to the field come hunting season. One essential preparation you need to do is scout for deer and check out the woods you’re planning to hunt in.
Do you know how to scout for deer? If you’re looking for tried and tested tips for a successful deer scout, then read on.Continue reading
While many bow hunters prefer to hunt during the rut, starting to hunt early in the season has its advantages, too. Not only will you get the first pick of bucks, you’re less likely to have competition as well.
If you wish to start early with your whitetail hunting, these seven early season deer hunting tips could help you make the most of your hunting trip.Continue reading
It’s bow hunting season once again! Whether you’re heading off to a hunting site to catch that perfect buck or you’re just interested in the sport, now’s the perfect time to read up on this exciting activity!
Even seasoned bow hunters need to review their knowledge of bow hunting every once in a while. What tools and equipment should you use? What is the best strategy to attract some bucks? How do you properly butcher a deer?
This handy guide gives you a comprehensive view of how to hunt deer with a bow. Read up, learn more, and immerse yourself in the fun and challenging world of bow hunting!Continue reading
Bow hunting could be an exciting and challenging hobby, but it also poses risks if you are not careful. Accidents could easily happen to a bow hunter who does not pay attention to his weapon and surroundings.
Over the years I’ve compiled a list of bow hunting safety tips that have helped me and other bow hunting colleagues stay safe during shooting practice and actual shooting in the field. I’m sharing them today with the hope that they might help you stay safe and make the most of your bow hunting experience.Continue reading
Practice makes perfect, and this has never been truer than in bowhunting. If you want to hit those whitetails in their vitals accurately, you need to spend time shooting arrows before hunting season so that you can hone your shooting skills.
A good archery target should not only help you improve your aim, but should also last a long time so that you could get your money’s worth. Looking for the best archery targets for your next practice session? Today I’ve made a list of my favorite ones to help you out.Continue reading