Stay Mobile for Spring Bear Spot and Stalk

Hunting Stay Mobile for Spring Bear Spot and Stalk

Lightweight and Mobile Spring Bear Shooting Sticks and Backpacks Few hunts bring with them the adrenaline, rush, and excitement of pursuing black bears in the spring. Putting a successful stalk on a mature black bear is a sure way to push yourself to the edge of your comfort zone. There is something to be said...

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Early-Season Whitetails | Hunting Tactics to Help You Get the Job Done
14 Oct 19

Early-Season Whitetails | Hunting Tactics to Help You Get the Job Done

Early-season whitetail hunting doesn’t have to be intimidating. Make the most of low pressure and stable patterns with these tried-and-true tactics this fall. 

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This Fall’s Hunting Season Checklist
26 Sep 19

This Fall’s Hunting Season Checklist

The anticipation of hunting season is incredibly legitimate after months have passed since your last opportunity to get into the field. No doubt your dreams as of late are filled with successful hunts, heavy antlers, and meat in the freezer.

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Duck Numbers and What It Matters for Hunters
13 Sep 19

Duck Numbers and What It Matters for Hunters

Justin Martin "Duckman" - Delta Waterfowl and Ducks Unlimited released the 2019 Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey numbers.  This is a report that us duck hunters look forward to seeing each and every year.  To some folks it is almost as anticipated as opening day.  I know I for one look forward to it...

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Digiscoping 101
26 Aug 19

Digiscoping 101

Pairing Your Phone’s Camera with Your Hunting Optics For hunters, quality gear and quality tools are a must. From the boots on your feet to the pack on your back, to your weapon of choice; tough equipment that is built to withstand the elements will up your odds of success in the field. One critical...

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A Whitetail Day Pack For Any Style of Hunting
23 Aug 19

A Whitetail Day Pack For Any Style of Hunting

Hunting Packs to Stay Organized in the Field When it comes to whitetail packs, having versatility can be a major plus for any deer hunter. Having the right pack to bring what you need, given your style(s) of hunting, can help you stay organized in the field and while in the stand. At Vanguard, we...

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What Optics Magnification Best Suits Your Hunting Style
16 Aug 19

What Optics Magnification Best Suits Your Hunting Style

Guide to Optics Magnification for Hunting Situations How much do you think about your hunting optics for big game species? Some people assume that because they hunt a certain species, geography, terrain, or even style of hunting, those optics aren’t useful for them. But considering the broad range of optics magnification available on the market...

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Scouting for Velvet Whitetails
22 Jul 19

Scouting for Velvet Whitetails

Boost Your Odds of Tagging Out During Early Season Welcome to the heart of summer. While these long, brutally hot days are exactly what beach bums and lake goers have been waiting all year for, archery hunters across the country are experiencing a different kind of excitement entirely. Why? Because the heat and humidity of...

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The Riflescope Rundown | Choosing the Right Tool for the Job
16 Jul 19

The Riflescope Rundown | Choosing the Right Tool for the Job

Selecting the Best Riflescope for your Hunting Rifle  When it comes to hunting optics, one thing most outdoorsmen – from seasoned vets to newbies – will agree on is that … well, they’re complicated. This makes choosing the right scope to top off your long gun of choice a rather daunting (if not all-out debilitating)...

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How to Choose the Best Spotting Scope for the Money
30 Jun 19

How to Choose the Best Spotting Scope for the Money

Features of the Best Spotting Scope for the Money If you plan to hunt out west next season, one of the first things you should consider is buying a spotting scope. In the vast terrain of the western mountains, the best strategy usually involves posting up somewhere and glassing the surrounding countryside for game animals....

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What’s the Best Binocular for the Money for Hunting?
28 Jun 19

What’s the Best Binocular for the Money for Hunting?

Finding the Best Binocular for the Money When it comes to hunting binoculars, people seem to run in two camps. They either buy top of the line items and use them for the rest of their lives or they opt for cheaper options knowing they will replace them fairly often. Like firearm scopes, you generally...

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The Best Whitetail Hunting Packs for Your Type of Hunting
26 Jun 19

The Best Whitetail Hunting Packs for Your Type of Hunting

Whitetail Hunting Packs For Any Situation  When it comes to whitetail hunting, one of the most important tools you can be using that often gets overlooked is what kind of hunting pack you are using. A quality pack can make a whitetail hunter’s life much easier and depending what kind of whitetail hunting you partake...

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Hunting Binoculars Buyer’s Guide |  Finding the Perfect Pair of Binoculars
21 Jun 19

Hunting Binoculars Buyer’s Guide | Finding the Perfect Pair of Binoculars

Choosing Your Next Pair of Hunting Binoculars From the great open plains to the wooded coastlines and every ecosystem in between, a pair of rugged, high-performing hunting binoculars are a must-have item for every outdoorsman. Not only do they offer a convenient way to bring you closer to your favorite game animals, but they’re also...

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