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Welcome to JayMaq Outdoor Gear Blogs. Our blogs are personally developed for self-improvement and safety when out in the great outdoors. Whether you are out hunting, fishing, camping or participating in any other outdoor activity, we want to talk about it. Subjects such as hunting safety, being prepared with the correct fishing gear all the way to staying warm while camping. The proper outdoor gear and preparation can be the difference between a bad hunting trip and coming home with a 12 pointer.

 

Enjoy our blogs and please feel free to reply and share your thoughts. If you have had great results with a certain brand of ammunition or the best hunting optics and gear, we want to know. Maybe we will feature you in one of our video blogs coming next year!

Archery for Beginners: How to Shoot Like Katniss

Archery for Beginners: How to Shoot Like Katniss

Jerry 20/02/2017 0
 Archery for Beginners: How to Shoot Like Katniss We're not saying you'll end up in the Hunter Games, but this archery for beginners guide will have your bow-hunting game on point. Check it out.  You’re not the only one who saw The Hunger Games and decided that bows were pretty awesome. But sometimes, it can feel like everyone else already knows everything there is to know about bows and arrows.Th...
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That'll Do Pig: How to Master Your Boar Hunting Game

That'll Do Pig: How to Master Your Boar Hunting Game

Jerry 20/02/2017 0
That'll Do Pig: How to Master Your Boar Hunting Game  Not only is boar hunting exhilarating, the rewards are great. Here's how to get at the top of your game so you can take some home. When people think of game hunting, images of hunters tracking deer or bears usually come to mind.  Most people don't imagine someone following the tracks of a wild pig, but there's a reason why boar hunting tips are...
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Pheasant Shooting Tricks That'll Have You Bagging 'Em

Pheasant Shooting Tricks That'll Have You Bagging 'Em

Jerry 20/02/2017 0
 Pheasant Shooting Tricks That'll Have You Bagging 'Em The thing about pheasant shooting is, it's kind of tough. But, no worries. This guide is all about having fun and filling those limits. As you no doubt know, pheasant shooting is nothing like playing Duck Hunt.The birds aren't programmed to use predictable flight patterns, and your canine companion is certainly not going to retrieve the bird w...
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10 Saltwater Kayak Fishing Tips You Haven't Heard Before

10 Saltwater Kayak Fishing Tips You Haven't Heard Before

Jerry 28/01/2017 0
 10 Saltwater Kayak Fishing Tips You Haven't Heard Before The open water, a trusty kayak, and the promise of a great catch? You need to get on these saltwater kayak fishing tips. Here's to your next adventure.  Saltwater kayak fishing isn't for everyone.   Just ask pro golfers, Jordan Spieth and Smylie Kaufman. If you haven't seen the videos, (don't worry, we won't spoil it for you) you're in fora...
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Mule Deer Hunting: Have You been Doing it Wrong from the Beginning?

Mule Deer Hunting: Have You been Doing it Wrong from the Beginning?

Jerry 27/12/2016 0
 Mule Deer Hunting: Have You been Doing it Wrong from the Beginning?  Are you making these common mule deer hunting mistakes? You just well might be - and that's why you need to read this post. Here's to a successful hunt. Mule Deer hunting requires patience, skill, knowledge, and persistence. Mule deer can be quite a challenge even for experienced hunters. If you're new to the sport, it's a good ...
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You Asked Us and We Answered: Here's How to Choose Winning Trout Lures

You Asked Us and We Answered: Here's How to Choose Winning Trout Lures

Jerry 27/12/2016 0
 Here's How to Choose Winning Trout Lures  Looking to catch some tasty trout? You're not alone, but you need to know how to pick the right lures. No worries. We've got your back here. Trout are fickle creatures. Every fisherman has a story about the trout who wouldn't bite his lure. The big lazy lug swimming by the creek bed that wouldn't touch your lure if it were fresh eggs during spawning seaso...
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8 Killer Saltwater Fishing Spots From all Over the World

8 Killer Saltwater Fishing Spots From all Over the World

Jerry 21/12/2016 0
 8 Killer Saltwater Fishing Spots From all Over the World  If you're passionate about saltwater fishing, you're going to want to know the best spots in the world to land an awesome catch. We're sharing them here. Fishing is one of America's favorite pastimes, and saltwater fishing alone draws in more than 25 million participants in the U.S. every year. It can offer more excitement and challenge th...
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These 10 Camping Hacks Take Your Trip to Another Level

These 10 Camping Hacks Take Your Trip to Another Level

Jerry 21/12/2016 0
  These 10 Camping Hacks Take Your Trip to Another Level Whether it's a hunting trip or a chance to get outdoors, these camping hacks are so genius you'll wonder how you went without them. Get your tips here. After many sleepless nights in the great outdoors, you tend to pick up on a few things. Like, for instance, learning how to keep your toilet paper dry before you have to wipe. If you're ready...
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Turkey Hunting Tips to Have You Ready This Thanksgiving

Turkey Hunting Tips to Have You Ready This Thanksgiving

Jerry 12/11/2016 0
Turkey Hunting Tips to Have You Ready This Thanksgiving  In honor of Thanksgiving being right around the corner, we're sharing our favorite turkey hunting tips to have you gobbling with your family. Have fun.  There's nothing better than the feeling of pride from harvesting your own wild game to serve at the dinner table. Every hunter will tell you that it's something about the hard work and dedic...
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The Top 10 Ultimate Bass Fishing Tips

The Top 10 Ultimate Bass Fishing Tips

Jerry 11/11/2016 0
The Top 10 Ultimate Bass Fishing Tips  Bass Fishing Tips - The Ultimate Top Ten List This post is all about the bass fishing tips you need to catch those bass - from bait to season, we're covering it all right here. Fishing is one of America's most popular pastimes. And you're probably thinking, "Duh, everybody remembers fishing as a kid. Plus, all my friends fish." But do you really understand ho...
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Rabbit Hunting 101: All the Gear and Tips You Need

Rabbit Hunting 101: All the Gear and Tips You Need

Jerry 11/11/2016 0
Rabbit Hunting 101: All the Gear and Tips You Need  Rabbit Hunting 101: All the Gear and Tips You Need Thinking about rabbit hunting? You need this guide. We're not only laying down the tricks of the trade, we're sharing the gear you need for your best hunt yet. Nothing beats a great hunting trip - gathering your friends in the early morning hours, waiting in the bush for your prey, and later? Cel...
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Deer Hunting Tips: How to Make the Most of Your Hunt

Deer Hunting Tips: How to Make the Most of Your Hunt

Jerry 10/11/2016 0
Deer Hunting Tips: How to Make the Most of Your Hunt These deer hunting tips are guaranteed to get you the most from the experience. Here's everything you need to know to bag a buck this season. The lure of the hunt is awesome, but whether you're a total expert or an excited novice, deer hunting tips are always welcome. Let's face it. Deer hunting isn't easy and it's certainly not for the faint of...
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My Ears! Science-Backed Hearing Protectors to Take On Your Hunt

My Ears! Science-Backed Hearing Protectors to Take On Your Hunt

Jerry 13/10/2016 0
 My Ears! Science-Backed Hearing Protectors to Take On Your Hunt  Going hunting? Taking a gun? You need the right hearing protectors, and we're sharing what you need to look for in yours. Here's to safe, healthy hunting. In the U.S. alone, 10 million people have noise-related hearing loss. And one in 10 Americans has a hearing loss that makes it difficult to decipher normal speech. So, when it com...
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Fishing Bait that Will Catch Any Fish

Fishing Bait that Will Catch Any Fish

Jerry 13/10/2016 0
 Fishing Bait that Will Catch Any Fish - Shop Here Let's face it - fishing is more fun when you come home with grub. Here's how to catch yours - we're sharing fishing bait secrets guaranteed to land a catch. There's nothing quite like spending the day on a lake, or river, or stream. Hell, give us a pole and any water and it's better than sitting in the office. Fishing is a great activity to relax ...
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The Definitive Guide on How to Clean a Gun

The Definitive Guide on How to Clean a Gun

Jerry 11/10/2016 0
 The Definitive Guide on How to Clean a Gun Using a gun to hunt? You gotta clean it right. Here's everything you need to know to keep your weapon spick, span, and safe. Now that you've got the right ammunition, the right optics, and the right attachments for your gun, it's time to learn how to clean a gun properly.  And unless you are just pulling your guns out and pretending to clean them when yo...
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25 Simple Fishing Tips from People Just Like Us

25 Simple Fishing Tips from People Just Like Us

Jerry 11/10/2016 0
 25 Simple Fishing Tips from People Just Like Us Is there anything more relaxing than fishing? In the spirit of the sport, here are 25 simple fishing tips from people like us who live for the sport. Whether you're considering taking up fishing for the first time, or aren't new to the sport and would just like some fishing tips, we've curated the ultimate list for you.  That's right - 25 fishing ti...
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Hunting Camo: Yes, You Need It (Here's Why)

Hunting Camo: Yes, You Need It (Here's Why)

Jerry 11/10/2016 0
 Hunting Camo: Yes, You Need It (Here's Why) Hunting camo has been a controversial subject for those who go out in the field. Let's make this easy: you need hunting camo. Read on for why, and when. When I was a kid, I would dress up in the hunting camo my dad had gotten me for our hunting trips out into the wilderness and then try to play hide and seek with my friends. I was under the impression t...
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How to Light a Fire, Made Easy

How to Light a Fire, Made Easy

Jerry 11/10/2016 0
 How to Light a Fire, Made Easy Ever have trouble getting those gorgeous flames to go up? Here's how to light a fire, made simple. Take these tips on your next hunt for a great night. An avid outdoors person needs a full arsenal of survival skills at his or her disposal. You never know when you're going to take a wrong turn and end up spending the night under the stars. Or, maybe you just want to ...
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Every Hunter Needs Hunting Knives: Here's How to Pick Yours

Every Hunter Needs Hunting Knives: Here's How to Pick Yours

Jerry 11/10/2016 1
Every Hunter Needs Hunting Knives: Here's How to Pick Yours Hunting Knives: A Step-by-Step Guide to Choosing Yours Whether you're a newbie or a seasoned pro, all hunters need quality hunting knives in their stock. Here's how to pick 'em, and why. On my twelfth birthday, I found an unusual package among my meager pile of presents. It was oblong, wrapped in butcher paper with a thin, red ribbon tied...
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Crossbow Hunting: Here's Why You Miss Your Shot

Crossbow Hunting: Here's Why You Miss Your Shot

Jerry 11/10/2016 0
 Crossbow Hunting: Here's Why You Miss Your Shot Let's face it... we're not all Daryl from The Walking Dead. If you find yourself missing shots while crossbow hunting, you need to read this post. Are you constantly missing your shots while crossbow hunting and can't figure out why? Many people argue that crossbows are easy to shoot with, that someone who has never handled one wouldn't have trouble...
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Let's Talk Attachments: Firearm Accessories that Make for a Great Hunt

Let's Talk Attachments: Firearm Accessories that Make for a Great Hunt

Jerry 02/10/2016 0
 Let's Talk Attachments: Firearm Accessories that Make for a Great Hunt Get the most out of your next hunt by learning more about the firearm accessories that will best suit your next trip. What's everyone else taking on theirs? There's no doubt that hunting is one of America's most popular sports. Every year, 19.3 million people hunt. That's more than the number of people who play soccer, tennis,...
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Hunting Flashlights: Everything You Need to Know to Pick the Best

Hunting Flashlights: Everything You Need to Know to Pick the Best

Jerry 02/10/2016 0
 Hunting Flashlights: Everything You Need to Know to Pick the Best Hunting is also about getting back to nature, and you need a great hunting flashlight to see you through. Here's how to pick yours. When humans first discovered fire, they quickly realized the safety and protection it provided them against the darkness.  Lucky for you, it's 2016. Fires are nice, but now you don't have to build one....
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Hunting Optics: The Trick to Getting that Perfect Shot

Hunting Optics: The Trick to Getting that Perfect Shot

Jerry 22/09/2016 0
 Hunting Optics: The Trick to Getting that Perfect Shot No matter the game you're hunting, you've got to keep your eye on the prize.   And, as modern day hunters, we have a whole world of firearms and accessories available to us. But what do you set your sights on when selecting the best hunting optics? First, you need to take your trip's purpose into consideration. Let's be honest: you can't alwa...
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Here's How to Pick the Best Hunting Ammunition

Here's How to Pick the Best Hunting Ammunition

Jerry 22/09/2016 0
  Did you know that there are almost 14 million recreational hunters in the United States? That's almost five percent of the total population. When you're hunting, you can never be too prepared. Whether that means getting a good night's rest, bringing experienced hunters with you, making sure to pack a great hunting backpack, or reading up on hunting ammunition, it's always better to be over-prepa...
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Get a Good Night's Rest When You Pick the Right Hunting Sleeping Bag

Get a Good Night's Rest When You Pick the Right Hunting Sleeping Bag

Jerry 16/09/2016 0
   Not getting enough sleep? Then you're not having your best hunt. Here's our guide to choosing the best hunting sleeping bag for your next trip.  The very nature of hunting requires those participating to be aware and alert of their surroundings. To be successful when you're out, you need to be able to hear, see and react to changing situations, quickly.  From a safety perspective, you need to k...
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