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  1. Bad Shot/Good Recovery: The Story of My First Public Land Deer

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    Though I've only been hunting for about five years, I've been lucky enough to take a couple of great deer on private land. However, up until recently I have not had any luck on public land. A friend and I tried to change that when we took off for four and a half days of hunting in the middle of...
  2. Photo Waypoints are here!

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    Our newest feature adds photo waypoints to the mix, you can read our write up of this feature by clicking HERE And below we have a walk through of how to add a photo to a waypoint. Let us know how you use Photo Waypoints in the thread below! 1. Locate the Waypoint on the map. If the Waypoint...
  3. Deer Hunting near Huntington, WV

    Eastern Bowhunting Gallery
    Hello, I just recently moved up to Huntington and started medical school at Marshall University. As a first year medical student I don't have a lot of free time but I still want to get in the woods a few times this semester. I'm originally from South Carolina and hunting is much different than...
  4. Scent control or Wind control...?

    General Archery Discussion
    All season long I bow hunt and I want to pick everyone's brain to see what you all do, especially for early season. I mainly hunt public land and have always used the sprays and scent control to help reduce the chance of getting busted. My theory was to get as high as possible and the deer can't...
  5. Deer Hunting Film/QDMA Story

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    My friend Garrett put in a lot work last year trying to create the best possible habitat on their family's 27 acres located in NY. The goal would be to hold mature bucks and that's not easy in NY! He self filmed it and asked myself and our friend Mark to produce the film below. This film is one...
  6. 205" buck shot with a Toxic!

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    This Kentucky GIANT was taken with a Toxic broadhead. What a monster!
  7. My Most Resent Self-filmed Archery Hunt and a quick question?

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    Hi Everyone, I just got done editing and posting my first doe kill of the season on my YouTube channel. The entire evening was a fun hunt and this encounter came on very fast. Check it out if you'd like and feel free to share... Also, you will notice the arrow flight is a bit crazy. Does...
  8. Need Help With Wind Direction for my Tree Stand

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    Hey all, this is my first year deer hunting and I wanted to ask about this particular deer stand setup and when I should avoid hunting it? I have not spent a lot of time this year scouting, but I know that my stand is in a spot that has deer. After this hunting season I will spend more time for...
  9. Counterfeit Broadheads

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    Hello all Archery Talkers. If any of you purchase broadheads online through Amazon.com, Ebay.com or Alibaba.com please be sure that the actual seller is a reputable dealer and that you are purchasing the actual licensed product. There are several sellers who are offering counterfeit Flying...
  10. Southeast Kansas Hunting Cabin

    Hunting Land for Lease
    Hunting and fishing cabin with detached shop/garage for sale. It has been great fun for our family but we are moving long distance for work. Fishing is awesome at the 1000+ lakes of nearby Mined Land Wildlife Area. 2 miles away from cabin. Deer and Turkey hunting is also very good on the...
  11. Reconyx Hyperfire HC

    Optics and Electronics
    For sale a slightly used Reconyx Hyperfire HC600 in perfect working order. This comes with two 8GB memory cards and also 1 Master lock python lock. I will also include some Tenergy NIMH rechargeable batteries and charger I just purchased from Amazon for this camera. All tyd for 475.00 tyd...
  12. Trail Camera Tips!

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    What are your tips for using trail cameras? Storage of pictures, and placement techniques in the field? Here are some of my thoughts on the idea, want to know other's thoughts!
  13. Your Smartphone Isn't Helping You Kill Deer

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    Hey Guys, Some of you may remember the deer hunting survey I posted a few weeks back. Thank you to everyone who participated! I wrote an article on my blog about the correlation of missed opportunities at deer and cell phone usage while hunting. The survey results are interesting! Check out...
  14. Georgia hunters post here!

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    I'm from Georgia and I just wanted to see how everyone has been doing this season. Let's see some nice peach state deer!
  15. What type of tree stand to use?

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    I'm hunting on public land in my neighborood (200+ acres), and I am starting to seriouly hunt it next year. I'm gonna be putting in 2 little 1/4 acre clover plots in the woods. So would it be better to have two lock on stands, two ladder stands, one of each, or a climber? What's y'all's opinion
  16. When and where to look for sheds?

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    So when and where do y'all look for sheds? I have hardwoods and creeks in my area, and this is my first season I want to shed hunt. Any advice when I should go and look? P.S. - I'm in Georgia
  17. 2015 Archery Kill Buck

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    Jeff struggled this year with all the neighbors benefiting from his hard work. Finally on Nov.9th he was able to get a payoff for his hard work! Watch the hunt here: https://youtu.be/CraH_a1j5nA
  18. Shot my second buck ever! 14 point 150"

    Eastern Bowhunting Gallery
    Shot the biggest buck of my life! 14 point 150" I shot this huge buck in my neighborhood before Thanksgiving! Crazy thing is that I shot my first buck four days before this. We haven't gotten a measurement yet, but we're thinking around 150 in. Can't wait to get my head mount of this beauty!!!
  19. My 2015 Archery Buck ~ 4 years of History

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    It's been a long time coming, following this buck for 4 years. I'm beyond grateful to finally seal the deal! You can watch the story here~
  20. 2015 Illinois Buck~ Amazing Hunt

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    Went in to the bedroom and got him! Definitely a great start to the 2015 season. You can watch the video here:
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