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How to Choose a Crossbow Scope

12 Nov How to Choose a Crossbow Scope

The Importance of Choosing A Good Crossbow Scope

Just imagine planning a hunting trip, you bring your favorite crossbow and you brought your best friends with you. You set up your Crossbow and brag about your hunting skills, then comes the time to prove your worth. You look carefully into the scope trying not to seem nervous, you find the perfect target, but you can’t focus correctly. Something is wrong, your scope is not lining up, you take the shot anyways, and you miss. Not only have you scared off your target, but you embarrass yourself as well.

This is just one of countless scenarios I could play out that could happen if you have a faulty crossbow scope, or honestly even one that doesn’t work for you. A good crossbow scope can be the difference between a magical, and successful hunting trip, compared to an incredibly frustrating one where you feel like the world is against you.

That is why it is worth searching for and investing in the perfect crossbow scope for you and your hunting needs.

How To Choose the Right Crossbow Scope For You

So now that you know the importance of a good crossbow scope, the question is, how do you find the right one for you?

There are several things to look for when buying a crossbow scope, many factors play into how well the scope will work for you.

How durable is the crossbow scope?

This might be one of the most important factors to look at, you want a product with great quality and durability. It is worth the investment. Odds are if you choose a good brand they will have a good warranty paired with the product.

Is it weatherproof?

Hunting can lead you to crazy climates and situations. You want one that is not only rain proof, but will not fog up from the condensation. Nothing is more pointless than a blurry crossbow scope. Also it is important to look for one with less glare, so on the sunny days it does not completely blind you.

How well does the magnification work?

You want a scope that can help you see long and short distance, even if you plan on shooting close distance, its always nice to have the ability to look farther to see what you are working with. But remember you don’t want to switch your magnification while out hunting, its always best to keep it the same, so you don’t have to consistently refocus.

These tips will leave you with a good checklist to keep in mind when buying your next crossbow scope. You can read more on the topic over at  Just remember even if it is pricey, it is worth the investment, and can bring you a lot more success in your hunting game. Take your time in finding the right one for you. Good luck and keep hunting!

Add-On: We found this great youtube video that goes into detail on how crossbow scopes really work, give it watch: