As most hunters will surely agree, a spotting scope is one of the most crucial and useful pieces of equipment used in the sport. However, unless you know just how and when to use it, you may never get to experience the true worth and efficacy of the tool. To assist you on that front, below we have discussed the spotting scope in some detail, including a definition of the … [Read more...] about How to Use a Spotting Scope
Hunting is a great sport, one in which hunters tend to follow very strict rituals. Most will rise in the early morning before sunrise and make their way to the deer stand to prepare for first light and the first sighting of a big buck as it rises to feed. There are also some hunters who also follow a dedicated evening schedule, hunting until just after nightfall with visions … [Read more...] about Best Times of Day to Hunt Deer
In the regions of the country where it is now allowed, hunting after dark has become a popular pastime for sportsmen. Darkness is a mitigating factor that goes a long way toward evening the odds between hunter and prey. While most game animals have very good night vision, we as humans do not, a fact that truly ups the challenge when hunting after dark. To help even the odds … [Read more...] about Night Vision vs Thermal Imaging: Which Is Better For Hunters?
As a hunter, you already know how important the right equipment is to your overall success. Whether it’s your rifle, your tree stand, bench or your tripod, if everything is not working in top notch, perfect order it can be very detrimental to your hunting day. The same logic holds true for your hunting scope. While some hunters prefer the simple design and single … [Read more...] about Fixed vs Variable Scope: Which Is Best For Hunters?
When trying to study the best time to hunt coyotes there are several factors that need to be considered. Temperature and climate, for example, can often dictate when these canines are most active, and the availability (or unavailability) of food sources at different times of the year can also alter their movement patterns. In this brief article we will dig a little deeper … [Read more...] about Best Time To Hunt Coyotes