Archive for Mark Kayser

Guide to Public-Land Pronghorns

The pursuit of North America’s most unique big game requires an equally unique plan of attack.

October 11, 2014

The Right Elk Stuff

Finding habitat that actually holds elk is only one part of the equation. Learning to bounce around it strategically is the key factor to success.

September 17, 2014

Best of the West

Whether you prefer a DIY adventure or a fully guided hunt, “getting your goat” starts with pinpointing where and when to hunt. Read on and start hatching your plan.

October 01, 2013

Big-Game Success Amid a Bout of Drought: How to Hunt a Parched Spot

Finding water isn’t always a dilemma. Finding the right water is, because all water sources are not created equal. Use these tips from Mark Kayser to connect to the right watering hole.

September 11, 2013

Five Best DIY Bowhunts In the West

If you have the ambition to launch your own bowhunt, the West offers the best in do-it-yourself adventure.

July 20, 2011

Waiting on Mule Deer

Waiting for a mule deer may not have the romanticism of a spot-and-stalk hunt, but when a buck enters the trap, the odds are clearly in your favor.

July 20, 2011

Finding Your Public Hunting Spot

The key to success in public-land hunting is doing research and scouting to find overlooked hotspots.

June 27, 2011

Assertive Gobbler Tactics

If turkeys don't want to participate right off the roost there's more than enough plays in the game book to keep up the pressure.

March 23, 2011

Whitetail Shed Hunting: Trophy Tips

A day spent shed hunting can bring the treasure of a handful of antlers or, if you’re lucky, a pack full of the pointy prizes.

February 16, 2011

The Coyote Caller’s Playbook

Here the author offers up tips on how to lure in predators that have learned prey-in-distress calls are too good to be true.

December 29, 2010

When to Get Out of that Stand

Sometimes deer hunters need to make something happen. Here’s when to get proactive and what to do.

November 09, 2010

Pheasant Hunting Tips from The Experts

To make this season’s visit to your favorite pheasant destination more successful, here’s the inside advice from four pheasant masters.

September 15, 2010

How To Age a Whitetail

If you’re managing a whitetail property, one of the quickest ways to get more trophy bucks on your land is to pass on younger bucks.

July 14, 2010

Untapped Upland Bird Hunting

Get out of the heartland’s pheasant and bobwhite breadbasket this year; instead, target a different gamebird in each Western state.

September 18, 2009

Bowhunting for Pronghorn

The highest-odds, most action-packed early season bowhunt in America.

August 20, 2009