LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - With hunting season upon us, many hunters are turning to technology to help improve their outdoors experience and bag the biggest buck.
Ginger Daril with Verizon Wireless shows off a few apps and accessories that the hunter in your life will want to download before he or she heads to the deer camp.
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission - Have the latest information and regulations at your fingertips with the AGFC app. Hunters can check game and view season dates and bag limits. Anglers can view fishing reports. Available free through the Google Play and iTunes.
Cabela's Recon Hunt - A hunting app built by hunters. Find hunting spots, track wildlife, get the weather forecast and take trophy photos. Turn on blood trailing to track blood spots after the shot and see ballistics details and graphs for 850+ pistol and rifle cartridges. Available through the Google Play and iTunes ($4.99).
Primos Speak the Language - With over 20 fully interactive calls, you ocan improve your skills from bringing in your favorite game. Hear the sounds that expert hunters Will and Jimmy Primos use as they strike, grunt, shake and rattle the largest of game! Available through the Google Play and iTunes ($1.99).
DU Waterfowler's Journal - Designed exclusively for waterfowler's, novice and experienced alike will enjoy being able to document the most important elements of every hunt. In recording the hunting dates, locations, weather conditions and harvest logs you will gain valuable insight that can educate and help plan future hunts. Available through the Google Play and iTunes ($0.99).
Orvis Fly Fishing - This app provides an expert at your fingertips. It includes a guide with animated knots, fly casts, common casting mistakes, a guide to common fly patterns, and lots more to make you a fly fishing specialist. Orvis will even send you a $10 gift certificate once the app is registered. Available through iTunes and Google Play for $9.99.
(Source: Verizon Wireless)