Archive for rut hunting

Simplifying the Rut

Bucks are on their feet more often in daylight at this time of year, so there are many ways to be successful during the rut. Field Editor Bill Winke explains.

October 28, 2014

When to Hunt: Bull Elk Before and After the Rut

Bowhunters who concentrate only on the peak of the rut pass up some of the best elk hunting of the season.

July 20, 2011

When Late-Season Rivals the Rut

After the whitetail rut winds down, major temperature changes are what gets bucks moving in daylight.

November 17, 2009