Are your “spider senses” telling you that bow season is right around the corner? This time of year, excited bow hunters everywhere are thinking back on last year and asking themselves, “What bow hunting gear do I need to upgrade?” There are many new products that could be what you need for the next hunt. Here is some of the best new bow hunting gear this year:
PSE Archery Warhammer Crossbow
Made in the USA and featuring all the latest technology, it’s PSE’s newest addition to its growing crossbow line, the WARHAMMER. Designed from the ground up by PSE engineers, the WARHAMMER is a compact (29-inch by 14.125-inch), powerful (142 feet-pounds of kinetic energy) crossbow that delivers 400 FPS when firing a 400-grain bolt. The WARHAMMER is a complete game changer when it comes to hunting deer with a crossbow.
The Ol’Man Assassin Hang On Tree Stand is made for hunters who are on the move and eager to stand and deliver. The seat folds up with ease for convenient standing shots.
The Millennium Style ComfortMax seat makes for a comfortable sit that keeps you from counting down the hours. With included footrest, chain and backpack straps, the stand is made to fold flat for backpacking - perfect for hunters who want quick, easy mobility.
Ideal Tree Stand Height for Bow Hunting Whitetails
Rhino 180 See Through Blind
The ALL NEW Rhino 180 See Through blind takes ground blind hunting to a whole new level! This unique 2-way mesh system prevents wild game from seeing in while allowing you, the hunter, to see out crystal clear without any obstruction. Covered with Break-Up Country DNA camo from Mossy Oak, the Rhino 180 blends in seamlessly with almost any environment and can easily have other natural habitat added with the included brush-in straps around the top and bottom of the blind. Like all hub-style Rhino blinds, the R180 features an oversized zipper less door. Easily adjust your shooting window with Rhino's "silent-slide" window technology. This blind can comfortably hold up to 3 people and makes setup/take down a breeze. Change the way you see the inside of a ground blind with this new R180 from Rhino.
The 180 See Through has reinforced stress points with triple stitched corners and reinforcements to prevent rods popping through the fabric. All Rhino Blinds are treated with a durable water repellent to protect and an antimicrobial to help prevent mold and mildew ensuring you a quality product. Get this blind at Bass Pro and Cabela's.
Bowhunting from a Ground Blind or Box Blind
For hunters by hunters, the Tack Driver by Dead Ringer was built with performance in mind. They set out to build a sight for the bowhunter who wants accuracy, performance and durability without compromise. Features Include: micro-adjustable, tool-less windage and elevation adjustments, five .029 pins, glowing top .019 pin, glowing aperture and included Rheostat DR Sight Light.
Angles to Avoid When Bowhunting Whitetails
The Quiet Mountain Bow Pack contains no metal hardware to maximize stealth while hunting, and has all of the benefits of our Bushcrafter Pack with the added convenience of straps and pockets to carry your bow! Slip the bottom of the bow in the canvas sleeve and use the nylon-cotton straps to secure the bow to the pack. With the added support of the adjustable sternum straps and removable waist belt, you will be able to navigate through the woods hands-free and stable. Hiking into camp or through the woods is made easier with this convenient and durable pack.
The RX-Fulldraw 4 comes packed with all of the class-leading rangefinder features that Leupold is known for. Using a high-performance laser engine, it provides incredibly fast ranging speeds out to 1,200 yards on reflective objects, and 1,100 yards on trees. The RX-Fulldraw 4 delivers exceptionally bright and clear images with a high-light transmission OLED display, and makes ranging long distances easy with a 6x magnification.
Built to withstand anything you can, it’s 100 percent waterproof and extreme-climate tested with an easy-grip rubber armor and ergonomic housing design.
Angles and Shot Placement When Bowhunting Whitetails
What You Need for the Next Hunt
In this pandemic year, product information is slow getting to the field. Like many hunters, you may not have known there is a see through ground blind or a compact, 29-inch crossbow that shoots 400 feet per second. Now that you do, it’s time to add the bow hunting gear you need and time to get familiar with it. Bow season is right around the corner. Happy hunting!