Archive for bill winke

Episode 3: Where Did the Deer Come From?

Episode 3: Where Did the Deer Come From?

September 20, 2012

Episode 2: Homebodies or Roamers

Episode 2: Homebodies or Roamers

September 20, 2012

Episode 1: Making Sense of Summer Patterns

Episode 1: Making Sense of Summer Patterns

September 20, 2012

You Shot a Deer: Now What?

Okay, you shot a deer. Now what should you do? What if there's a problem? Bill Winke has the answer.

August 15, 2012

Entry and Exit Strategies for Big Bucks

The route you choose to and from your stand can make or break a season. Bill Winke has some advice for selecting the best possible routes.

July 27, 2012

Patterning a Buck? No Problem.

Trail cameras and other innovations have made patterning a buck easier than ever.

June 18, 2012

Shoot Twice as Well

Here are four tips that will help you increase your accuracy with your bow.

June 18, 2012

Episode 24: Last Chance

Bill wraps up the season and the final episode with a look back at his goals for the season, and one final opportunity in the field.

February 09, 2012

Episode 23: The Showdown

It's late December and the weather is not cooperating. Will the deer cooperate? Watch and find out.

January 05, 2012

Episode 22: Trail Camera Decisions

Bill applies his own tips for trail-camera use and moving in and out of your stand without spooking deer in pursuit of the "Double G-4" buck.

January 04, 2012

Episode 21: Plans for a Giant

By setting his ground blind and studying trail camera footage, Bill lays the groundwork to take a late-season buck he's been watching very closely this season.

December 20, 2011

Episode 20: Late Season Preparation

Bill gears up for bowhunting the late season, which presents problems because the late season really is geared for firearm hunting.

December 14, 2011

Opening Day

Opening day doesn’t mean much to me as a bowhunter, but to our family it means much more. The kids are busy, thus they don’t have the time to dedicate to mastering the bow and arrow right now. Drew has vowed that he will kill another deer with a bow someday (he shot one back in 2009 when he was 9) but in the meantime, both he and Jordan (our daughter) love to hunt with a gun.

December 07, 2011

Whitetail Season: Flyers

Winke continues to capitalize on his year-round land management as his son, Andrew, settles into a ground blind for a glimpse of "The Flyer Buck."

December 06, 2011

Whitetail Season: A Score to Settle

Bill Winke prepares for an upcoming youth hunt to kick off Iowa's shotgun season.

November 30, 2011