Archive for hunting mistakes

Avoid 5 Common Mistakes

Years of experience teaches hundreds of lessons if you keep an open mind. Of course, it is better to learn those lessons from the mistakes of others so here are five to avoid this season.

August 27, 2014

Eight Ways to Ruin Hunting

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

November 01, 2012

8 Biggest Preseason Blunders

This fall promises to be the best hunting season of your life—but only if you properly prepare. Don't commit these common mistakes.

July 31, 2012

When Things Go Wrong

Hunts do not always go as planned, as a lifetime outdoors reveals a list of epic failures.

June 07, 2012

Judgment, or a Lack Thereof

I got into a discussion with a hunter yesterday regarding the ethics of shooting running game. His position was that there are no circumstances where it would be appropriate to shoot at a running game animal. I asked him whether it was proper to shoot at a running animal if it was already wounded. He sniffed that he had never wounded an animal. Oops, red flag.

May 31, 2012