Deer Hunting Season in Illinois 2023

Hunter success in Illinois has been increasing in recent years with more than one in every four permits resulting in a harvested deer. However, Illinois is also a complicated state when it comes to seasons, permits and regulations. Make sure you’re aware of the details. 2023 Season Dates Season Dates Details Archery October 1-November 17November … Read more

Hunter Demographics by US State

Which state has the most hunters in the US? Which state is the most visited huting state? These are the questions we’ll answer in this state by state round-up of hunter numbers in the US. Did you know there are expected to be about 15.8 million hunters reported in the US for 2021? Nearly all … Read more

US Hunting Statistics – What you Need to Know

Hunting statistics

Recreational hunting is one of Americas greatest traditions. Hunter numbers were trending upwards since 2012 (pre-pandemic) and there are expected to be about 15.8 Million hunters recorded as paying for licences in 2021. After spending countless hours looking through different sources, we’ve completed a deep dive into all the information available on hunting in the … Read more

Deer Hunting Season in Nebraska 2023

Nebraska is a great state for deer hunting. Not only are there two species present, both whitetail and mule deer, but the flat, prairie terrain presents unique challenges that make the experience particularly rewarding. Thanks to competent management, Nebraska hunters have rated their state 3.8 on a five-point scale, and Nebraska received a B rating … Read more

Deer Hunting Season in Alabama 2022-2023

Alabama is a popular state for whitetail deer hunting. For example, in the 2020-2021 season, a whopping 228,000 hunters harvested 273,000 deer. Nearly half a million Alabamans have hunting licenses, almost 10 percent of the population. If you’re looking to take part in one of Alabama’s most beloved pastimes, you probably have some questions about … Read more

The 5 Best Turkey Broadheads

Turkey bowhunting is an often frustrating—but therefore all the more rewarding—sport. It takes patience, focus and, above all, attention to detail. One of those details is your broadheads. Luckily, the days of hunting with deer broadheads that miss, pass through or destroy your quarry beyond harvesting are long gone, and the market now features a … Read more

10 Best Turkey Hunting Chairs

Who doesn’t love sitting under a tree? But all day long? No matter how tough your backside is, you’re going to wish you had a chair. However, to minimize your chances of being spotted by a gobbler, you need a chair with features specific to turkey hunting. I’ve found 10 with a mix of these … Read more

7 Turkey Hunting Tips for Beginners

Wild Turkey Strutting

So you want to bag your first turkey. Turkeys are some of the most popular game animals because they’re fun to hunt, but even if you’re already an experienced hunter, they have their own quirks that require specific knowledge and tactics. Before you trek out into the woods looking for gobblers, consider these seven turkey … Read more