Author Archives: Sheldon Martin
Author Archives: Sheldon Martin
One of the weapons that you can use for hunting is a crossbow. It is a very good weapon especially for novice hunters since it is fairly easy to use and does not require much upper strength. However, accuracy, efficiency and practice are still needed to put a crossbow in its best use. One good thing about a crossbow is that it is inexpensive and is easy to make. So, if you are someone who wants to make his own crossbow just for the fun and satisfaction of it, or if you happen to be in the wild, and for whatever reason, you have no weapon in you that you can use in hunting for food then this article will be very helpful for you. Here are very easy steps on how to make a crossbow from scratch. In this article we are going to make a simple crossbow from readily available materials. But before we proceed to that, let’s have a short discussion of some things that you need to know first.Continue reading
Although wild animal attacks are relatively rare, all hunters and campers still need to take extra precaution to avoid an attack. In this article, we’ll be talking about how to survive a wild animal attack. And better yet, we will discuss the tips on how to avoid an animal attack altogether. This article will come in handy if you’re an unexperienced survivalist and are planning to camp in unfamiliar territory. So, read on, even if you feel that you are already prepared.Continue reading
If you’re looking to learn how to fish; well, this tutorial is meant for you. In this article, I’m going to give you a crash course on how to fish: lessons for a beginner angler.
Fishing has been one of the national pastimes and a great outdoor activity whether done with friends or with your good ol’ self. Most of the time, people learn fishing from their parents or their friends. But if you want to start things off by yourself, take the time to read this article for a basic tutorial and a few tips to benefit you.Continue reading
Hunting is a continuous learning process, just like any other aspect in life. After you master one skill in hunting, you must move on to another skill and master that as well. In this way, you are maximizing the time that you have as an able-bodied hunter while learning as many skills as you can. If you’re a hunter who wants to try out the joys of bow hunting, this article can tell you all about the different types of bows for hunting.Continue reading
If you’re not so experienced in the field of hunting, then you’ve probably asked yourself this question: do I need camouflage to hunt?
Have you ever stepped in a hunting goods store and was surprised by the number of camouflage-printed things that greeted you? Or perhaps; have you ever seen a hunter in full camouflage gear and thought to yourself: do I really need all that to be able to conceal myself fully in the field?Continue reading
Camping can be a great experience for both those who are inexperienced and those who are not. That is, if you know how to camp properly. Yes, there is a proper way to camp; you can’t just throw a few supplies into your trunk and head on out for adventure. To be able to make your camping experience as enjoyable and convenient as possible, you have to make adequate preparations. One challenge you can encounter while camping is the cooking part. In this article, I’m going to teach you how to build a green-wood grill for camp cooking. In this way, you would know how to whip up a hot meal in the midst of the woods.Continue reading
When you think slingshot, then you probably remember all the good old days of your childhood when you used to use the slingshot to hit cans or birds. Although it seems like a childish thing, a slingshot is also a useful hunting weapon. Now, you probably weren’t expecting that, were you? Well, maybe it’s time to lay down the hunting rifle or bow for now and try your hand at a classic slingshot. In this article, I’m going to teach you how to aim a slingshot.Continue reading
What could be more thrilling than hunting one of the most dangerous snakes in the world? Well, The Python Hunt embodies the enthralling challenge of hunting the mighty python for yourself. Just recently, there has been a great clamor to hunt non-native pythons that cause a great pain by preying on local wildlife. If you’re thinking of getting in on The Python Hunt challenge, then here’s a rundown article of what you can expect.Continue reading
Every hunter knows that winter is the toughest season to overcome while hunting. Well, this is no mystery at all, since most perils come with the onset of the cold months. Man is simply not made to withstand the cold temperatures on his own, but thanks to many innovations and inventions, there is an abundance of gear today that help hunters succeed with winter hunting trips. Thus, in this article, I’m going to tell you what you need for successful winter hunting.Continue reading
It is hard to use your fingers to shoot a bow especially when your bow is too heavy. Because of this, it is good to use an archery release aid so that you can shoot more consistently and accurately. Putting aside your shooting skills into consideration, using an archery release can give you better results than traditional methods from the mechanical and operational standpoint. Whether you are a beginner who aspires to learn to shoot cleanly, or a professional archer who wants to improve his shooting skills, an archery release is a good equipment to try. With all the models of archery release out in the market, it is easy to get confused on which archery release to choose. To help you with that, I have listed in this article the best archery release that I have gathered after careful considerations.Continue reading