Hunt | Fish | Hike | Camp - Effective Tips and Tactics

  • Turkey Hunting Etiquette: A Lost Tradition

    Pennsylvania 2019 Spring Turkey season is right around the corner, the Cro-Mag Team thought that it would be helpful to touch on hunting etiquette.However, obeying the unwritten rule for turkey hunting will stop any altercations in the woods, prevent unnecessary game from being spooked, and can make the woods safer for the people in them.
  • The Ultimate Turkey Hunting System

    Cro-Mag Outdoors has created a system based approach for the turkey calling industry. Our Deception Chamber and Trident Striker are both a separate 3-in-1 system, that when combined give the user 9 calling options in a one call and one striker unit.
  • The Trident Striker, A Friction Call Striker System

    The Trident Striker, is a turkey hunting product unlike any of its kind. It has been through rigorous prototyping, development and field testing to ensure consistent quality and perform-ability. The Trident Striker gives the turkey hunter/huntress the ability to clean out their vest, save time, and boost efficiency.
  • The Deception Chamber Turkey Call- How it works

    The Deception Chamber was built using a screwing feature that allows for the easy swap of friction surfaces. This screwing of the lid to the base is what provides a means of secure compression between the friction surface, the seating area of the lid, and the sealing ridge of the base.
  • The Deception Chamber; A Turkey Hunting System

    After 3 years of deliberation, 3 years of prototyping, and 2 years of field testing, we have finally solved this issue. We have created, what we believe is the most versatile turkey calling system on the market, The Deception Chamber.
  • Preparing for Your First Turkey Hunt

    In this article, I hope to help you understand the basics of turkey hunting. I will explain many of the terms used from my story above and talk through some tactics that will help you get a big bird down this spring.
  • Turkey Hunting; Become a Master of Deception

    Turkey hunting can be a humbling experience for the novice and the most experienced hunter/huntress. Just when you think you have them figured out, they do something to surprise you. This change in events and behavior from the turkeys are what make them such a sought-after game animal and is what drives the passion of the hunter/huntress.
  • Rubber Boots vs Leather Boots; Which One is Right for You?

    As a hunter my boots are one of my most crucial piece of gear in my arsenal. A good pair of boots allows me to log more miles to cover more terrain and be more comfortable in the tree stand allowing for extended sits. The question is “Do I invest in rubber boots or leather boots?”
  • Choosing a Rifle for the First-Time Youth Deer Hunter

    It is imperative that we keep the tradition alive by sharing our passion with the next generation. While keeping this in mind, we will need to decide on a rifle for our new hunters.
  • A Message to the Millennial Hunting Generation

    Because, hunting success is directly related to the effort put in. Instant gratification doesn’t exist in the hunting world. Everything that you do impacts the outcome of a hunt. And that reason alone is why we cling to this passion.
  • A Great Bacon Wrapped Venison Back-Strap Recipe

    There are so many option of how to prepare such a delicious animal. And in the great words of Benjamin Buford ‘Bubba’ Blue, from Forrest Gump, “You can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it, sauté it.
  • How to Bag a Trophy Buck During the Pre-Rut

    Hunting the whitetail pre-rut can be a roller coaster of activity, full of highs and lows. If you’ve done your homework right this time of year can be some of the best hunting. For the most part the bucks are still executing their normal early season daily activities, but they are also on edge waiting for the first doe to come into estrus.