What is a Federal Firearms License?

by HuntingFreak
License to Sell Guns

A Federal Firearms License (FFL) is a license issued by the federal government’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) agency. In a broad sense, a FFL is a license relating to firearms and gives the holder the authority to perform a number of tasks including buying, selling, manufacturing, importing, and repairing guns. The […]

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Trail Cameras Used as Security Camera

by HuntingFreak
The Best Security Camera

I recently spoke with another hunter while checking in my turkey this season. We got talking about trail cameras and how much they have changed the way we hunt. Camera technology has advanced so much in the past few years but the cost of a good trail camera has stayed affordable. He recently used his […]

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Trail Camera Success Quick Tips

by HuntingFreak
Trail Camera Success

Trail cameras have no doubt modernized the average hunter. The use of cameras has increased significantly in the past decade and for good reason. Trail cameras capture animals in their natural habitat without alerting them. Hunters can pattern deer more easily and learn valuable information about their travel and feeding patterns. It’s also nice to […]

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Trail Camera Placement Tips – 3 Hard to Beat Setups

by HuntingFreak
Trail Camera Tips

Knowing where and how to place your trail cameras can mean the difference between great images or missed opportunities. When monitoring wildlife with a trail camera you will no doubt learn through trial and error. Here are 3 hard to beat trail camera setups to help get you started. Follow the Trail Placing your trail […]

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Imperial Whitetail Clover Review

by HuntingFreak
Imperial Whitetail Clover Plot

In order for deer to reach their full potential they need good nutrition year round. But one of the most crucial times for deer nutrition is early spring and summer during antler growth and fawn development. A buck will only reach its full potential of antler growth with a high quality diet of protein, minerals […]

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Deer Mineral Supplements vs. Deer Attractants

by HuntingFreak
Thumbnail image for Deer Mineral Supplements vs. Deer Attractants

Both mineral supplements and deer attractants serve two very different, yet specific purposes when it comes to your average deer hunter’s concerns. One provides minerals that can be beneficial to a deer’s overall health while the other is simply used to lure deer to a specific area but provides little nutritional value. Knowing the difference […]

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Win an Optimizer Lite Series Bow Sight from HHA Sports

by HuntingFreak
Optimizer Bow Sight HHA Sports

Would you like to win the bow sight that won Bowhunting World’s Readers’ Choice award for “movable sight of the year” for 9 straight years? You can register to win an HHA Sports Optimizer Lite Series bow sight (model OL-5519). The Lite Series sights are constructed of 100% machined aluminum. They feature the green sight ring […]

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Using Trail Cameras for Predators

by HuntingFreak
Trail Camera Image of Coyote

The use of game trial cameras has grown significantly. From patterning and scoring bucks to watching food plots and seeing if that buck survived the season, you can’t go wrong using a trail camera. To be honest, our trail cameras are like smart phones – I don’t know how we ever got along without them. […]

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9 Turkey Hunting Tips from the Pros

by TurkeyTaker
Strutting Gobbler

There are 3 certainties when it comes to spring turkey hunting season – it’s short, it’s exciting, and there is no guarantee you’ll get a shot at a gobbler. To help you be a more successful turkey hunter, we’ve put together some turkey hunting tips straight from the mouths of veteran turkey hunters that have […]

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Planting Clover in Your Driving Lanes

by HuntingFreak
Planting Clover Lanes

There is no arguing that clover can make a great food plot for both deer and turkey. It is called the universal food source for wildlife because it can be established in most parts of the country. It is fairly inexpensive compared to other types of food plots and with so many varieties of clover […]

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Eastern Sports and Outdoors Show Bans Display and Sale of Certain Guns – Cabelas Among Others Drop Out

by HuntingFreak
2nd Amendment Right to Bear Arms

The troubling wave of attacks on our Second Amendment Right is certainly unsettling. With every disturbing gun crime that is committed the fight against guns only grows stronger. Like most hunters, sport shooters, gun enthusiasts, and responsible gun owners we are deeply saddened when these senseless brutalities occur. But we also strongly believe that guns […]

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Hunting the Rut – Lockdown Strategies

by HuntingFreak
Rut Hunting the Lockdown Phase

When asked when their favorite time to hunt is, most deer hunters will reply without a doubt, “during the rut.” Perhaps it was summed up best in a recent tweet I read – “City boys live in a rut, country boys live for the rut.” (Definitely retweet worthy to say the least). Most hunters reflect […]

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