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  1. First hunt in CA, FHL tips

    Western Bowhunting Gallery
    I'm setting up for my first Bow hunt in Fort Hunter Liggett, CA. I'm looking to hunt either deer (since it just opened up this weekend) or boar (cheaper tag). I've noticed here on AT that the threads are several years old so I'm looking for anyone who recently hunted there for tips and tricks...
  2. How do you recognize a deer from year to year?

    Eastern Bowhunting Gallery
    How do you recognize whether a buck you've gotten pictures of on your trail camera this year is the same buck as you got on your trail camera last year? Is it possible to tell with reasonable certainty?
  3. Recommended seating foams that will keep you warm, comfy and ready during deer hunt?

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    I keep reading about how you hear everything when your in your tree stand, I also hear folks say how cramped they get and have to stay still and quiet for hours on end. Does anyone have any recommendations for a good foam seat that can hold up to the elements, keep the hemorrhoids away (sorry...
  4. Looking to hunt out of state, Please help

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Hey Everyone, I have been hunting California public land for a while now and have had a lot of track sighting, and seen some deer/hog but haven't gotten close enough to take a clean shot at them. I have a pretty good understanding/background of how to hunt and where to hunt in my own zones. But...
  5. Missouri legalizes use of crossbows

    Crossbow Legislation
    Commission approves changes to 2016-2017 deer regulations Statewide Published on: Aug. 20, 2015 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Conservation Commission set season dates and limits for the 2016-2017 fall deer season and gave initial approval to several deer-hunting regulation changes...
  6. Can you help me with stand placement

    Treestands & Ground Blinds
    I have sole hunting rights to the piece of property in the Red box. The 3 stars represent where I have seen doe and a few small bucks feeding. The Big arrow represents the typical wind direction. I have a ground blind and a hang on tree stand. Can anyone give me any recommendations as where you...
  7. Hunting over corn in the early season

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    This year, the farm I am hunting is all corn. This included all neighboring properties as well. Every year prior was half soy and half corn, including the neighbors. Will the deer travel to find soy rather than strictly sticking to corn? I believe the closest soy field is about 3 or 4 miles...
  8. BowHunter2015 is here for Android!

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    BowHunter2015 is finally here for Android! Visit for more info or the Google Play Store to download right to your Android device. BowHunter2015 is the only simulation bowhunting app available -- experience the action of real hunts with the potential to win prizes!
  9. New to ArcheryTalk; plus interesting topic!

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm new to ArcheryTalk and was wondering is there anything I need to know about how the forums work? I know there's "bump" and "TTT" but I already know the purpose for using those terms. On a side note, I have a topic I want to discuss just to gather some thoughts. Im a 20...
  10. The off-season...

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    With the season here in Georgia winding down what are you going to do in the off-season to try to get a monster?? Do you plant summer food plots and or mineral sites? If so when do you start?
  11. Late season struggle!

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Ok so I've only been hunting for three years now so I need some help. I setup my climber and I clear some leaves out and put corn down, then the deer eat most of the corn over the week. But I go back and cut a little oak tree down so I could see the cornpile , and I put more corn out then the...
  12. Deer at night

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    Ok so I setup a ground blind on the edge of a power line clearing (and its behind me )but I have pines to my right that have recently been thinned ,and a thicket to my left whit a creek running through it. Also I have a corn pile setup on a firebreak that was made about 1 year ago, and I have a...
  13. looking to buy used youth crossbow

    Crossbows for Sale or Trade
    looking to buy my son a crossbow, was looking at the parker challenger anyone have one for sale?

    Hunting Land for Lease
    I'm Looking for a year round hunting lease with full hunting rights in south central Kentucky for me and my wife. Would like some wooded and also crop fields ponds are a plus but not a must. We will want to deer hunt and turkey hunt for sure maybe a few other things. Price would depend on how...
  15. Need Advice on hunting situation

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    I was bow hunting and am new to the Sport. I have been stalking a nice eleven point for months. I finally got a shot on him out of my tree stand from 20 yards. I got a little over excited and did not make a good shot a little high and back. Learned a lot from this mistake as I have from everyone...
  16. How to handle the lull of October

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    After leaving one of the few trail cameras I have near my stand for almost 2 months now, I have been seeing shooters at least twice a week. I hunted this stand location one time this season, and this is when i checked the cam. There were no photos at all in the past 13 days. A similar pattern...
  17. Looking to lease land Near Auburn AL

    Hunting Land for Lease
    I am living in Auburn AL, and looking for land to lease. something in Auburn/Opelika would be awesome. i would go to Harris County in Ga, and to Omaha, Eufaula AL area. LET ME KNOW IF ANYONE HAS ANYTHING! THANKS!!
  18. Best Game Camera for the $$$... Pic's Appreciated

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    What is in your mind the best game camera for the money? Any pictures as examples would be great! Thanks
  19. Sunday Hunting in Virginia ...getting closer to reality?

    Eastern Bowhunting Gallery
    Anyone else been tracking this? The two bills are seeking to allow Sunday hunting of deer and wild animals on private Virginia property and state waters.
  20. Looking for a lease in Virginia

    Hunting Land for Lease
    Just as the title says. I would like to discuss any opportunity for the upcoming 2014 season. Even if you can point me in the right direction of who to contact, I would really appreciate it. Thanks