Dustin DeCroo

Dustin DeCroo
Hunting Guide at Big Horn Outfitters
Dustin is a professional hunting guide and owner of Big Horn Outfitters in Buffalo, Wyoming where he lives with his wife and 2 children.
Latest Articles
Everything You Need to Know About Your First Antelope Hunt

Antelope season is almost here! Here's a look at everything you need to know about your first antelope hunt.

How to Hunt an Elk Wallow

Want to kill a bull in the early days of elk season? Here's a look at how to hunt an elk wallow to punch your tag this season.

Bowhunting Turkeys Out West

Dustin DeCroo is bowhunting turkeys out west in his home state of Wyoming. Here's the story of his recent hunt with his son, Weston.

DeCroo’s WY Bull Elk

Bowhunt or Die Prostaffer, Dustin DeCroo checks in with a report on his WY bull elk in the snow.

Antelope: Make or Break Blind Tactics

Antelope season is here once again! Add these tactics to your bag of tricks to punch your antelope tag this year.

Top 5 Elk Calls for Your Pack

For us as humans to mimic their sounds, we need the right elk calls to get the job done. So here are the top five elk calls for your pack.

Choosing The Right Binoculars For Bowhunting

Choosing The Right Binoculars For Bowhunting In the world of bowhunting, technology continues to greatly impact and improve our favorite past time. While many immediately think of new bows or electronics, optics companies continue to introduce new product

Gear Review: CBE TEK Hybrid

If you're looking for a tough, dependable, multi-pin sight that looks, feels and acts like a single-pin sight...your search is over.

Vortex Ranger 1000

The Vortex Ranger 1000 makes a strong statement for its place among other top rangefinders.

Walk Back Tuning

If you want your arrows to fly with lazer-like precision, then you need to make sure they are impacting on the same horizontal plane no matter how far away the target is. Walk Back Tunning is one way to ensure optimal arrow flight. Here's how to do it.

Hog Hunting 101

There is no better way to spend the off-season than chasing wild hogs with a bow and arrow. Get the most out of your adventure with these helpful tips.

Broadhead Tuning Made Easy

There aren’t many things more frustrating to bowhunters than having erratic arrow flight or having to sight-in your field points and broadheads separately. Well, I'm going to show you how to eliminate both circumstances.

The ATA Wrap-Up

Bowhunting.com staff member Dustin DeCroo introduces a few of his favorite products from the 2013 Archery Trade Association show in Louisville, Kentucky.

Shed Hunting 101

As most hunting seasons across the country begin to wind down, bowhunters everywhere will soon be looking for a way to fill the “hunting void”. For many, there is no better way to accomplish this than to hunt for shed antlers. The Need For Antlers

Bowhunting Coyotes

So, bow season is quickly coming to a close and you are looking for a challenge; something to keep your senses razor-sharp in the off-season, something to test your skills as a hunter. Well, look no further than coyote hunting. If you think the task is ea

Opening Day Strategies: Fill Your Tag Early

Nothing in the hunting industry creates a frenzy among hunters quite like the opening day of deer season. Whether your season opens in August or October the anticipation is the same. An opening day buck is the dream of bowhunters across the nation. These

Bowhunting Pronghorns

While hunters in the eastern two-thirds of the United States are looking at velvet whitetails and hanging treestands, hunters in the West are belly crawling through cactus patches and breathing in the bitter sweet smell of sage trying to stay out of sight

AXT Carbon Carnivore Product Review

AXT Carbon Carnivore The shelf appeal of the Carbon Carnivore sight by Archer Xtreme is second to none and fortunately the product still looks great out of the package. It’s nice to say that we’re more concerned with function than looks, but in all h

Titanium Xtreme Bow Sight by Archer Xtreme Product Review

Bowhunting.com staff member Dustin DeCroo provides an in-depth product review of the Titanium Xtreme bow sight by Archer Xtreme.

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

An article written to provide you with several tips that are sure to help you become a more successful turkey hunter.