Archive for dumb poachers

Dumb Poachers: Feb. 2013 Edition

The winter 2012-2013 seasons are gradually winding down throughout the country. Quite a few hunters are preparing to close up shop for a few months. A fair few are gearing up for the upcoming spring turkey season. And others yet (at least a few, anyway) are preparing for their next court appearance. Another winter season has come and nearly gone and, without fail, another crop of rather foolish poachers rose and fell. Below you'll find some of this winter's highlights.

February 08, 2013

Emergency Dumb Poachers: Deer Wakes Up On Way Home

I normally only try to do dumb poacher recaps about once a season or so, but this story out of California was both unfortunate and unusual enough to warrant its own post.

November 28, 2012

Dumb Poacher Stories: Sept. 2012 Edition

Different seasons have opened around the country, and the rest of the fall and winter seasons are just around the corner. Sadly, another crop of those pesky poachers will be rearing their ugly heads again this year. Until then, though, enjoy catching up on the plights of some of the poaching world's least intelligent members from this past spring and summer.

September 18, 2012

Even More Dumb Poacher Stories

Poachers? Yeah, they're still not very smart. Catch up with some of the world's most disgraceful "hunters" in our latest dumb poacher recap.

April 27, 2012

More Dumb Poacher Stories from 2011 hates letting attempted misdeeds go un-laughed at. Read on for more dumb poacher stories from 2011.

February 07, 2012

The Return of the Dumbest Poachers Awards

In the first three Poachey award ceremonies celebrated stupidity of the finest order. You've been witness to everything from the adventures of robo deer to the misadventures of the sorely mistaken the-law-don't-check-my-Facebook-page poacher. Ah, such classics.

November 22, 2010

Dumbest Poachers of the Year: Part III

In part three of our recognition of illegal idiocy in the outdoor world, Robo Deer makes his first appearance.

February 03, 2010

Dumbest Poachers of the Year: Part II

In the mold of the famed Darwin Awards, here are more award-winning feats of stupidity from the outdoor world.

October 05, 2009

Dumbest Poachers of the Year

In the mold of the Darwin Awards, here are's awards for the dumbest poachers of the year.

May 12, 2009