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Bowhunting Deer 101

Whether you’re an experienced hunter with other weapons or totally new to the sport, bowhunting deer is an incredible experience that you are sure to love. Deer hunting with guns is fast and efficient, but bowhunting whitetail deer with a more “primitive” weapon is about making the connection between yourself, the animal, and nature.   […]

All About Indiana Whitetail Hunts

Indiana whitetail hunts are a deer hunter’s dream! The land is spacious and abundant, there are numerous options for hunting on private or public land, the soil is rich and full of nutrients for the animals, and the deer are truly magnificent! If you haven’t yet had the chance, here is everything you need to […]

Looking for a Monster Whitetail? Try a Deer Hunting Preserve

  Deer hunters are always on the lookout for monster whitetails. Yet, it’s a common complaint that with more outdoor spaces being developed, trophy bucks are getting harder and harder to find in the wild. Enter deer hunting preserves. With impressive breeding, expert nutrition, and plenty of protected space, hunting preserves have become the best […]

The United States of Hunting [Infographic]

  The U.S. is certainly known for its hunting and one thing is for sure; Hunting is great for the U.S. economy, generating billions of dollars. This infographic is a visual representation of findings from the most recent U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service report which explains how big of an impact hunting actually has.   […]

Bow Hunting Equipment Maintenance

  Maintaining your bow and arrow is crucial if you want to have a successful bow hunting trip. Like any other major piece of equipment, a bow and arrow need to be tuned, adjusted, and monitored closely in order to ensure that they are functioning properly and able to perform at their best. You should […]

From Nose to Tail: Using the Entire Deer

  Whitetail deer hunting is an ancient and primal practice. Indigenous hunters have sacred traditions that involve honoring and appreciating the animal. Nothing was put to waste and every bit of the animal, from nose to tail, was utilized.   After whitetail hunting, many hunters tend to utilize the venison but then toss the bits […]

My Three Favorite Venison Recipes

  Whether you’ve got a ton of meat in your freezer after your latest hunt or because someone kindly gifted it to you, you’re probably wondering what to do with it. With so much deer steak, it is easy to get stuck in a routine of cooking it the same way over and over again. […]

What Qualifies as a Trophy Whitetail Deer?

    When you’re on a whitetail hunt and you’re looking for that perfect trophy whitetail deer, what should you look for? What qualifies as a trophy whitetail deer? This is an important and highly debated question. Here at X Factor, we have a lot of experience with World Record Whitetails, so the next time you’re […]