Archive for whitetails

From the Cookbook: Wild Game Enchiladas

This wild game mix-up of a Mexican classic is a great choice for the family that calls for venison, antelope, or elk.

January 07, 2013

A Wild Game Christmas

A selection of holiday wild game dishes from Georgia Pellegrini.

December 18, 2012

From the Cookbook: Venison Jerky

You've got your venison steaks and maybe even some ground venison burger, but now you're looking for a good venison snack. Try a little jerky.

December 13, 2012

The Last Great Hope

If you play your cards right the rut’s second peak and the bucks’ increased focus on food this time of year can pay dividends.

December 12, 2012

Do Bucks Go Nocturnal, or Just Leave?

By Bob Robb

Did this happen to you this past hunting season? Before opening day you found a really good buck using your trail cameras, so you set stands, were all a-twitter—then never saw him again all season. Did you think you did something wrong, and forced him to go nocturnal? Maybe—but probably not.

December 12, 2012

Venison Pizza

Just about everyone loves a good pizza. Make yours stand out by working in another favorite—venison.

December 10, 2012

Are Whitetail Populations Destined to Decline?

Deer populations are down by about 2.8 million since 2008. Some biologists are alarmed by this, while others believe it’s natural and healthy for the overall herd.

December 05, 2012

Rattle Deer the Right Way

Try rattling to take your next whitetail.

December 03, 2012

Late Rut Options

Not all of the hottest whitetail action takes place in November. In several places across the whitetail's southern range, the best rut hunts fall in January.

November 27, 2012

From the Cookbook: Venison Meatloaf

It's a good time of year to settle down at the dinner table and enjoy a warm, hearty meal—and meatloaf is a dish that fits the bill perfectly.

November 15, 2012

Starting From Scratch

You’ve got access to a promising new piece of ground. Before you bungle it with your boots, learn big buck hunting’s No 1. strategy.

November 13, 2012

Going to the Dogs

There are many advantages to running dogs for deer, but there are also some issues.

November 06, 2012

Episode 10: Wind Speed

Episode 10: Wind Speed

November 02, 2012

Eight Ways to Ruin Hunting

Don’t be a goon. Avoid situations that make all hunters look bad.

November 01, 2012

From the Cookbook: Venison Lasagna

Anything can stand to have a little wild game added to it, especially when the game is venison. Try this latest recipe from the NRA Members' Wild Game Cookbook.

November 01, 2012