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Titanium Xtreme Bow Sight by Archer Xtreme Product Review

by Dustin DeCroo 18. April 2012 06:40
Dustin staff member Dustin DeCroo provides an in-depth product review of the Titanium Xtreme bow sight by Archer Xtreme. [More]

Turkey Hunting Basics: “A Beginners Guide to Chasing Long-Beards”

by Dustin DeCroo 11. April 2012 08:25
Dustin DeCrooAn article written to provide you with several tips that are sure to help you become a more successful turkey hunter. [More]

NAP Spitfire Gobbler Getter Broadhead Review

by Dustin DeCroo 15. March 2012 08:57
Dustin DeCrooRead an in depth review of the Spitfire Gobbler Getter mechanical broadhead by New Archery Products. [More]

New Bowhunting Products From the Mathews Retailer Show

by Dustin DeCroo 16. December 2011 12:02
Dustin DeCrooCheck out just a few of the all new bowhunting products that will be available in 2012! [More]

The iBowsight: Turn Your iPhone Into a Versatile Bow Sight

by Dustin DeCroo 16. December 2011 07:42
Dustin DeCrooiBowsight, the first sight that utilizes your smart phone as your bow sight. [More]

Master Target: Water, UV and Tear Resistant Targets

by Dustin DeCroo 13. December 2011 09:00
Dustin DeCrooMaster Target brings a realistic, durable and entertaining target for archery practice. [More]

Is your bow faster than a deer? Speed Bows vs. Bow Noise

by Dustin DeCroo 6. November 2011 09:11
Dustin DeCrooThis article looks arrow speed, deer reaction time and the speed of sound to set a bowhunting myth to rest! [More]

Hunting Boot Review: Cabela's Denali Boot by Meindl

by Dustin DeCroo 5. October 2011 12:04
Dustin DeCrooHunting boots can make or break your hunt, here is a detailed review on a boot that makes the cut, the Denali boot by Meindl made exclusively for Cabela's. [More]

Timney Triggers Archery Release REVIEW

by Dustin DeCroo 31. August 2011 09:49
Dustin DeCrooTimney Triggers has been building quality products for over 60 years, here is an honest review of their new archery release. [More]

Table Mountain Outfitters - Top Notch Hunting Guides

by Dustin DeCroo 31. July 2011 16:11
Dustin DeCrooTable Mountain Outfitters is an exceptional outfitting company that is eager to provide you with exceptional odds at harvesting Western game species and produce an overall enjoyable hunt. [More]

2011 Turkey Hunting Recap

by Dustin DeCroo 22. May 2011 11:52
Dustin DeCrooA look back at our exciting 2011 Turkey season! [More]

Sight Review: Black Gold Rush with FlashPoint Technology

by Dustin DeCroo 26. April 2011 09:45
Dustin DeCrooThe Black Gold Rush sight offers exceptional quality at an affordable price, everything you need in a true hunting sight and nothing you don't. [More]

Bowhunting Predators: A Different "March Madness"

by Dustin DeCroo 14. March 2011 18:40
Dustin DeCrooMany bowhunters amid their off-season are filling out their NCAA basketball brackets, but the month of March brings me a whole new “March Madness.” Whether you’re a seasoned predator caller or looking for off-season excitement, calling predators is something every bowhunter should try. [More]

Planning Your Out of State Bowhunt for 2011

by Dustin DeCroo 15. February 2011 14:08
Dustin DeCrooKey items to keep in mind while planning your fall bowhunting adventures for 2011! [More]

One Year, One Mile... What a Difference for this Buck!

by Dustin DeCroo 25. January 2011 11:09
Dustin DeCroo  As the temperatures dropped into the low teens, my blood began to run slightly warmer than usual. I was in the Oklahoma tree stand at 6:15am, almost 45 minutes before rays of the Eastern sunrise would allow me to shoot any creature.  I setup the Sony HD overlooking a spot where an incre... [More]

The 2011 Bows are Here... Pick the Right One!

by Dustin DeCroo 14. December 2010 19:17
Dustin DeCrooThe 2011 bows have arrived and if you’re like me, you’re always excited to see what our favorite companies are putting on the shelves. The 2011 line-up is as impressive as it has ever been and it is up to us to choose the one fits the best. Selecting a bow that fits both our body and our... [More]

2nd Annual 200 Point club!

by Dustin DeCroo 2. November 2010 16:27
Dustin DeCrooThe rut of the 2010 bowhunting season is in full swing in parts of the country. has created a 200 point club for those members that do what it takes to put down a stud buck and or a doe.  In the contest a doe is worth 50 points and a buck is worth it's gro... [More]

BBD! Mule Deer Archery Harvest in Wyoming

by Dustin DeCroo 14. September 2010 03:33
Dustin DeCrooOn March 15th of 2010, I had no idea that I would be moving to Wyoming permanently before the commencement of the Fall archery season and I entered the draw for a non-resident deer tag.  In late June I logged on and found the term “successful” listed under the draw results.  At... [More]

2010 Archery Success in Wyoming

by Dustin DeCroo 23. August 2010 11:56
Dustin DeCrooThe first morning of my 2010 archery season was anything but what I had intended.  The archery antelope season had been open for almost a week before I was able to escape to the public land and sage flats of Northeastern Wyoming.  I woke early to complete a few minor tasks prior to the hun... [More]

Think Cold While it's Hot... Get Toasty Feet!

by Dustin DeCroo 17. July 2010 11:08
Dustin DeCrooAs the temperatures blaze into the 100's in Oklahoma, I can't help but think of the cool autumn days or even the extremely cold late season days that are on the way.  I've been fortunate and haven't really suffered from "cold feet” (literally or figuratively) my whole life.  There ha... [More]

Deer Allergies… Can They Kill You?

by Dustin DeCroo 5. July 2010 17:07
Dustin DeCrooYes, they absolutely can.  Allergies to deer and other ungulates are fairly rare, but can be quite dangerous for the people that are affected.  A quick google search can provide you with more evidence than would ever seem possible. At the age of seven years I experienced an allergic react... [More]

The Off-Season - Are You Becoming a Better Bowhunter?

by Dustin DeCroo 14. June 2010 03:02
Dustin DeCrooThe off-season may seem like a slow time for many, but for those who are dedicated to success it's the perfect time to become a better bowhunter. [More]

2010 Turkey Hunting Contest

by Dustin DeCroo 1. March 2010 10:18
Dustin DeCrooIt's that time once again... Time for the 2nd annual turkey hunting contest.  Follow the link to sign up before March 7th!

NAP Blood Runner 3-Blade Passes the Hog Test

by Dustin DeCroo 22. February 2010 07:55
Dustin DeCrooAs the population and range of wild (feral) hogs increases across the country, bowhunters are given new opportunities to chase these animals with very liberal hunting regulations.  Hogs present excellent opportunities for spot and stalk hunts as well as hunting them from stands at a food source... [More]

A Mid-Season Break to Finish Strong

by Dustin DeCroo 5. January 2010 10:10
Dustin DeCrooBow season is my most awaited time of each year; the winter, spring, and summer months are "passed" by predator calling, waterfowl hunting, 3D archery, fishing and turkey season. My bow season began in early September and encompassed four states in pursuit of both whitetail and mule deer.&... [More]

Tracking... After a Less Than Stellar Shot

by Dustin DeCroo 15. December 2009 11:00
Dustin DeCrooThe deer you've been waiting for all season steps out of the thicket at a mere twenty yards.  As if he was reading from a script he enters your lane and turns broadside looking the other direction... you settle your pin behind the shoulder and watch your arrow disappear over a foot farther back... [More]'s - 200 Point Club

by Dustin DeCroo 6. November 2009 01:05
Dustin DeCrooThe 2009 bowhunting season is entering that time of year every hunters awaits, the rut. has created a 200 point club for those members that do what it takes to put down a slammer buck and or a doe.  In the contest a doe is worth 50 points and a buck is worth ... [More]

LaCrosse Burly Boots - Product Review

by Dustin DeCroo 3. November 2009 09:20
Dustin DeCrooRubber Boots, LaCrosse, Footwear [More]
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Headin' Out West...

by Dustin DeCroo 20. October 2009 08:27
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Birthday Doe Down!!

by Dustin DeCroo 15. October 2009 10:04
Dustin DeCrooOctober 7th proved to be a pretty good day all the way around.  I had a short day at the office and couldn't think of a better way to start the evening than sitting in a treestand.  I headed to some local public land that receives and extreme amount of pressure but can be productive if you... [More]

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