Authors Posts by Joe Byers

Joe Byers

Joe Byers
Joe Byers has more than 1,000 magazine articles in print and is currently a field editor with Whitetail Journal, Predator Xtreme, Whitetails Unlimited, Crossbow Revolution, and African Hunting Journal magazines. He’s spent the last three decades depicting the thrill of the chase and photographing the majesty of all things wild. Byers is a member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association and numerous other professional and conservation organizations.

This harrowing video shows how brutal life can be in the wild.

Watch an attempt to pull apart two bucks who got locked together fighting.

You'll be amazed by this unbelievable long distance tracer kill on a coyote. It's a great shot, but would you have taken it?

Posting a replica hunter in your stand can make you less noticeable to game.

Few humans survive being charged by a lion. See a video of one safari hunter whose split-second action saved his life.

Imagine half a ton of shark on rod and reel? Watch as these intrepid anglers do battle with a 13' 9", half-ton hammerhead shark. This is compelling stuff!

Is it firearm or archery? Maybe both. Check out a video showing the testing of a small hunting arrow inside a shotgun shell.

Regardless of season, a tiny whiff of human scent will repel a buck and possibly avoid your stand area for good. When it comes to scent elimination, details matter.

If you are elk hunting, a bugle tube can be your best friend. This easy-to-use call has the flexibility to interchange multiple replacement reeds for the desired elk sounds.

With deer season on the horizon, many hunters will be checking their favorite tree stands for the first time in months. But weather and animals can damage a stand since you last used it. Here's what else to look out for.