Archive for whitetail hunting

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

Funnels

By Bob Robb

Pre-season scouting, trail cameras, and food plots. These three elements play a large role in many modern-day whitetail hunters’ bags of tricks. But when the rut is rolling and the bucks start cruising, a Ouija board might be of more benefit when it comes to getting in bow range of a mature buck.

November 30, 2012

Whitetail Season with Bill Winke: Staging Areas

Whitetail Season with Bill Winke: Staging Areas

November 28, 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

Estrous Scents

By Bob Robb

Trick or Treat? That’s the big question you face as a whitetail hunter every time you enter the woods. Do I slip in quietly, like a stealth bomber, striving to get in and out of the woods without being detected? Or do I become more aggressive and try to bring bucks to me, knowing that in doing so I risk spooking Mr. Big and blowing my opportunity for the entire season?

October 25, 2012

The Six Guys You Meet in Deer Camp

There's not just one stereotypical whitetail hunter—it's more like six. Have you met them all? Read on and find out.

October 22, 2012

Field Judging Whitetails

By Bob Robb

Before you pull the trigger or release an arrow, do you know how to field judge a whitetail deer’s antlers? Those who hunt simply to fill the freezer, this is not really an issue. But for those who are hoping to shoot a buck with antlers that meet or exceed a certain numeric score, more often than not, overestimate the size of the antlers, leading to that common malady known as “ground shrinkage.”

October 22, 2012

Episode 8: Cold Fronts

Episode 8: Cold Fronts

October 17, 2012

Sitka Introduces Fanatic Line

New jacket, vest and bibs are designed exclusively for hardcore whitetail hunters.

August 16, 2012

The T100 From Millennium Treestands

A mobile tripod, the T100 is durable, comfortable and one of the lightest models on the market.

May 03, 2012

Summit Announces New Viper Treestands

The new Viper Elite SD and Viper Specialists SD are improvements on the company's popular Viper line.

May 03, 2012

Hunting Virginia Whitetails at the Marriott Ranch

Learn more about the whitetail hunting offered at the Marriott Ranch in Hume, Virginia!

February 09, 2012

Whitetail Season: Once in a Lifetime

Four years of planting, scouting and preparing come to fruition when Winke finally faces the giant "G5 buck" with his bow. Don't miss this purely incredible, in-real

November 16, 2011

Whitetail Season: Putting the Time In

Follow along as Bill "puts in the time," as he calls it. The current week has been slow since he dropped "Daggers." Now he's in search of the bucks on his list and h

November 09, 2011

Full Moon: Good or Bad?

By Bob Robb

Are you the kind of buck hunter who believes that the full moon absolutely destroys your chances of shooting a good deer?

November 09, 2011