Essential Accessories

The Top Components and Gadgets You Need for a Successful Crossbow Shooting 

TenPoint’s Invader is ready for action. CREDIT: Courtesy of TenPoint

By Wendy Wilson

It’s a huge world out there.

Some accessories do one thing; others do another. How do you know what you need?

Well, you’ve come to the right place.

Whether you’re a novice crossbow hunter or a seasoned enthusiast, this article will provide you with the top accessories crossbow experts recommend and why you should have them.  Continue reading

Complete Guide to Crossbows

Experts Provide Tips About How to Select the Right Bow, Accessories and Clothing 

By Wendy Wilson

You got to the archery aisle inside Cabela’s and stopped in your tracks … right about the same time, your jaw dropped virtually to the floor. (Talk about daunting: product after product after product.) Where do you start?

For those new to crossbows—or even those seasoned enthusiasts who have been hunting or target shooting for some time—there’s a lot to know about the various bows, their individual features and all the accessories that come with them. Continue reading

Seven High-Quality Scopes

By Tracy Breen

A good red-dot scope like this one can make or break a shot of a lifetime.

You’re sky-high. You just purchased your first crossbow package, and it’s complete with bolts, broadheads, a sling and a scope. You are stylin’, big time…until you look through the scope. Nothing brings you closer to your quarry than a crystal-clear scope with up-close-and-personal magnification, but looking through this one is like squinting through the fog on the San Francisco Bay. Can you say upgrade?

Fortunately, there are a nice variety of new scopes on the market that are designed specifically for crossbows. We’ve dialed them in for you, so read carefully to find one that will fit your needs.  Continue reading