Must-Have Iphone Apps for Hunters
By angelamontana


(photo courtesy of latimes.com)
 

Everybody seems to have a smartphone, a GPS, a tablet and/or whatever newest technology is out there these days.  So, why not take advantage of the applications, literally, at your fingertips and download some applications that can help you while you’re out in the field?  

I recently came across a list of seven “essential” iphone apps for hunters on huntingboots.com, and they definitely piqued my curiosity.  I haven’t searched yet, but these may also be available on android platforms, too:

1.  Where’s My Tree Stand? – $0.99

Make use of your GPS-enabled iPhone’s built-in maps application to locate your treestand. Keep a list of each of your treestands or favorite hunting spots in order to navigate to each exact location on your next hunting adventure. Do note that this app is not compatible with the iPod touch or iPad.

2. Big Buck Hunter Pro – $2.99

Featured in iTunes/Games: “What’s Hot” and “Best Hunting and Fishing Games,” this popular arcade hunting game boasting excellent graphics is now availalbe on your mobile device. Try to shoot the three biggest whitetail bucks without hitting any does.

3. TimeToHunt Pro – $3.99

A top 100 app, this location-based tool can be easily utilized to predict the best hunting times when wildlife will be active during the next 28 days. Use in any location to view an hour-by-hour view over a four-day period.

4. Duck Hunting Calls – $1.99

With seven duck calls to choose from, you will always have the appropriate call in hand on your mobile device. Learn calling techniques as well as the best times to screech each call with the included detailed instructions.

5. Qwik Hunting Calls & Sounds – $0.99

With more than 35 hunting calls for animals including whitetail deer, ducks, turkey, geese, moose, elk, coyotes, bobcats, foxes and more for such a low price, how can you go wrong?

6. Hunter’s iJournal – $2.99

Keep track of your hunts by recording details and photos in this mobile hunting journal. Graph and compare results, then share with friends through e-mail or Facebook.

7. iSolunar Hunting & Fishing Times – $4.99

Ranked in the top 10 for sports on iTunes, this app allows you to determine the best hunting and fishing times worldwide. A great planning tool for all outdoorsmen to use before their next big trip.






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