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BOWHUNTING’s 2022 Father’s Day Gift Guide

ByMary M. Ward

May 6, 2022

The best Father’s Day gifts are those that help Dad get ready for the upcoming archery season!

Finding the perfect Father’s Day gift for your bowhunter dad or father figure in your life can sometimes be difficult, as every bowhunter has their own preferences and tastes when it comes to equipment and equipment. archery equipment. Luckily, there are a number of items that are either essential for bowhunting or useful all year round, making them popular with almost any archery enthusiast.

With that in mind, here are 10 great gifts to show your outdoor-loving dad how much he means to you!

Cat 5 Hurricane Target

Hurricane Cat 5

Most avid bowhunters practice regularly, which makes the Hurricane Cat 5 an ideal option for a Father’s Day gift. Not only is this bag target reasonably priced, but thanks to its Tri-Core technology, it is also able to handle flying shots at up to 650 fps. Yes, that means it can take the hit of any bow or crossbow on the market. The Cat 5 features two shooting faces, with highly visible and easy-to-see tri-color graphics, and its 25 x 25 inch face offers plenty of room to aim. The bag’s built-in sighting grid also makes it easy to fine-tune the scope or pins. If you’re looking for a durable, long-lasting target for dad or grandpa, the Cat 5 is a great choice! MSRP: $69.99

Bushnell CelluCORE 30 Glow Free

Bushnell CelluCORE 30 Glow Free

There’s really no such thing as having too many surveillance cameras, and Bushnell’s CelluCORE 30 shine-free is packed with features that hunters will love. This cell camera is easy to set up, has a fast 0.2 second trigger speed to ensure you don’t miss any shots of fast-moving animals, and features No-Glow LEDs to prevent spooking the game. highlights include a 100ft flash range, the ability to capture clear 30MP images, and HD video with audio. Plus, the 3-inch camera-integrated viewing screen makes it easy to navigate the setup menu. Comes in AT&T and Verizon models, with data plans starting at $10 per month. MSRP: $249.99

Dead Meat G5 V2

Dead Meat G5 V2

There are only a few items you absolutely can’t bow hunt without and broadheads are one of them, which makes having a quality game-getter like the Dead Meat V2 crucial. With the Deadmeat V2, G5 has taken its original Deadmeat broad tip and increased its efficiency by improving the sharpness and sharpness of the blades. Available in 100 and 125 grit options, this 3-blade mechanic is crafted from 100% stainless steel and offers a cutting diameter of 1.5 inches, resulting in a hard-hitting broadhead that promises heavy blood streaks and slashes. quick recoveries. MSRP: $49.99 per 3

Easton Sonic 6.0

Easton Sonic 6.0

Easton Archery incorporates a century of archery innovation into each of its arrows and the new Sonic 6.0 is no exception. Designed with speed and accuracy in mind, this high performance 6mm hunting arrow is manufactured using Easton’s Acu-Carbon process, resulting in exceptional weight and spine consistency. The lighter mass weight allows for a wider range of arrow construction options, and the arrows feature a factory helical propeller using 2-inch Bohning Bully vanes for incredible point accuracy. The Sonic 6.0 is available in 250, 300, 340, 400, 500 and 600 spine sizes and is compatible with wide points and standard field points from 8 to 32 threads. It comes pre-installed with Easton 6mm H notches, and bare shafts are available for dads who prefer to build their own setups. MSRP: $89.99 per 6 fins

Lumenok Crescent Crossbow Nock

Lumenok Crescent Crossbow Nock

If your dad hunts with a crossbow, a great Father’s Day gift is Lumenok Crescent Crossbow Notch. Using super bright LED technology, these notches help horizontal bow hunters not only track their shots better, but also locate their bolts, aiding in the game retrieval process. The Crescent Crossbow Nock has been recently redesigned to further improve function and performance – it now features an improved nocking shank for easier installation and a deeper V-Nock system to better capture the string of the bow. ‘bow. It is available in different sizes and comes in orange, green or pink color options. MSRP: $31.49 per 3

Browning Lone Peak SF Rechargeable Headlamp

Browning Lone Peal SF Rechargeable Headlamp

Whether it’s getting ready for the morning hunt or tracking a deer after the sun goes down, a good hands-free headlamp always comes in handy. Browning’s New solitary woodpecker The USB rechargeable headlamp is designed to handle a variety of tasks, with an adjustable beam distance ranging from 7 to 220 meters and the ability to adjust the light from 10 to 550 lumens. The rotating scope ring allows you to switch from spot to wide beam, with a green LED option also available. The headlamp weighs only 3.5 ounces and can run for up to 36 hours depending on mode; a USB charging cable is included with the headlamp. MSRP: $59.99

Superfly Pro Gold Tip Crossbow Bolt

Superfly Pro Gold Tip Crossbow Bolt

Crossbow hunters never have enough bolts, especially if they train and hunt frequently, which makes Gold Tip’s Superfly Pro an awesome option for Father’s Day. The Superfly Pro is designed to transfer the energy of today’s high velocity crossbows into more accurate shots. Designed specifically for crossbows that shoot at least 350 fps, these bolts feature high modulus carbon construction and a super stiff spine, with a straightness tolerance of +/- 0.001 inches and a weight tolerance of +/- 0 .5 grains. The Superfly Pro is available in 20 and 22 inch lengths as shafts or with 4 inch Duravanes, and it comes in 6 and 12 packs. MSRP: $69.99 to $89.99

Bear & Son Farmhand Series

Bear & Son Farmhand Series

Every hunter needs a good sharp knife and Bear & Son Cutlery has been producing quality blades for over three decades. Of the society Farmworker Series knives feature razor-sharp 440 stainless steel blades (1095 carbon models also available); sleek, easy-to-clean aluminum handles and ambidextrous clips for attaching to pocket or bag. Available in latching and slip joint models, they come in 3.625 and 4.625 inch models and are designed for long life. Lightweight, durable and easy to sharpen when needed, these knives are an ideal choice for almost any job in the field. MSRP: $33.99 to $38.99

on X Hunt

onX Hunt app

Much like a basic hunting or fishing license, a quality hunting app is relatively inexpensive but offers year-round benefits and enjoyment. on X Hunt is invaluable for planning hunts and scouting, with features such as public and private land boundaries and property information; 3D maps in satellite, topo and hybrid mode; the ability to add waypoints and many other mapping capabilities. New this year, onX has added features like the tree species layer, highlighting not only specific tree types, but also acorn-producing oaks, deer heath cover and more. Additionally, the Wind on a Waypoint capability allows hunters to identify wind direction, speed and forecast directly from the treestand; this is a must have for any bow hunter! MSRP: Starting at $29.99 per year

BLOCK Infinity Crossbow Targets

BLOCK Infinity crossbow target

The newest addition to BLOCK’s Infinity Series, the Infinity Crossbow Targets are designed to withstand the repeated onslaught of today’s hard-hitting, lightning-fast crossbows. The company’s PolyFusion technology, which includes a high-density, multi-layered foam core encased in an outer foam wall, delivers incredible stopping power, using friction to stop bolts as they slide between layers. The targets feature six different shooting faces, with graphics strategically placed to extend target life by providing different aiming points. Two sizes are available – 16×16 inch and 20×20 inch – with both handling bolts flying up to 520 fps. MSRP: $159.99 (16×16) and $209.99 (20×20)