Archive for whitetail

Prerogatives

Recently Dave Campbell blogged about whether the .223 Rem./5.56 NATO cartridge is an adequate deer round. The response he received demanded a follow-up.

September 24, 2014

The ‘Crimes’ of TJ’s Father

Old-timers tell great stories about their first deer. But what if the story of your first deer is a lie?

September 22, 2014

What Happens After You Field Dress a Deer?

Unless you’re a very adventurous, or very hungry, hunter or cook, you probably don’t bring the stomach, intestines, lungs, etc. home to cook. So, just what happens to said remains? Keith Wood's game camera painted a pretty clear picture.

September 22, 2014

Whitetail Bowhunter's Quiz

The following 15 questions will test your basic understanding of whitetail bowhunting. How do you rate? Give our quiz a try and find out!

September 21, 2014

Delta Connections

In Yazoo County, Miss., Southern hospitality, hog and deer hunting and high-tech gear go hand in hand.

September 18, 2014

Why Electric Companies Might be Wildlife’s Best Friend

Could the corridors created by power lines help replace the wildlife habitat that's been disappearing through development and social pressures?

August 27, 2014

Venison Chili

This latest offering from Georgia Pellegrini is a good recipe to make during the year's warmer months, when it's high time to start making room in your freezer before fall.

August 24, 2014

Member's Hunt: Frozen Stiff

Ordinarily it would be safe to assume an Alaska resident would have a pretty firm grasp of how to keep a firearm functioning in the cold, wouldn’t it?

August 19, 2014

Win a Grizzly 700 EPS 4x4 ATV and Kansas Whitetail Hunt

Yamaha Outdoors has partnered with Powderhook and the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) to offer consumers a chance to win a new Grizzly 700 EPS 4x4 ATV and a Kansas whitetail hunt.

July 15, 2014

New AR Cartridge for Hunting

Sharps Rifle Company will bring more power to the AR platform with the .25-45 Sharps this summer.

April 27, 2014

Determining Deer Age

With an understanding of how molars wear from year to year and some practice, hunters can reliably estimate the age of their deer.

March 10, 2014

Whitetail Blow vs. Snort

We hear the sounds and we use the terms, but what do they actually mean? Is a whitetail's "snort" the same as its “blow”?

March 07, 2014

Canyon Whitetails

If you look for deer in the deep canyons of north Idaho, be prepared to sweat up and down steep terrain. You should also be prepared to make sharply angled shots.

December 27, 2013

Ohio Division of Wildlife Workers Being Investigated for Hunting Deer On the Clock

A group of 18 state of Ohio employees, including a number of Division of Wildlife workers, are being investigated for allegedly hunting deer while they were on the clock.

December 17, 2013

A First for Ian

Dave Campbell admits to running a bit behind on his blogs—but he's got a good reason for it.: A First for Ian

November 13, 2013