Archive for mule deer

Member's Hunt: Stalking the King of Deer

It took NRA members Jim Winjum of Bozeman, Mont., nearly a decade to draw a special bow hunting tag in one of Nevada's most coveted hunting areas. How'd the hunt play out? Read on to find out.

September 17, 2014

Aim Small, Miss Small!

Simply visualizing the smallest bullseye as you launch your arrow may be just the tip for dropping that big buck this fall.

May 14, 2014

Unusual Antlers

The configuration and dimensions of deer antlers are dependent on genetics and physical condition, and at times can be quite odd.

March 06, 2014

Montana Mule Deer

NRA EMedia's Tom Rickwalder took his first Montana mule deer last month while hunting with CVA's Chad and Walker Schearer. Watch the hunt unfold in this video.

November 04, 2013

Deer in the Long Grass

Pockets of plum hold prairie mule deer and whitetails—a few little ones. For more bucks and big antlers, look in the grass.

October 29, 2013

One Tough Customer

In mule deer country, success begins with being prepared to take long hikes in steep country to get—and stay in—the game.

October 01, 2013

It's Time to Plan for the Western Tag Draw

If you're a big-game hunter that dreams of taking a bull elk, mule deer or pronghorn out West, the time to start planning is now.

December 21, 2012

New Mexico Mule Deer: Yamaha Single Shot Challenge

New Mexico Mule Deer: Yamaha Single Shot Challenge

June 06, 2012

Waiting on Mule Deer

Waiting for a mule deer may not have the romanticism of a spot-and-stalk hunt, but when a buck enters the trap, the odds are clearly in your favor.

July 20, 2011

Oregon Sees Spike in Deer Poaching

After a recent study, Oregon biologists were shocked to learn the high level of poaching taking place in the state.

November 17, 2010

AHTV: Mule Deer at Red Creek Outfitters

AHTV: Mule Deer at Red Creek Outfitters

March 16, 2010

Three Forks Hunt: The Final Chance

It was our last day in Colorado, the pressure was on to achieve our goal, beat the fog and down a big muley.

November 14, 2009

Three Forks Hunt: A Hard Look

Guide Jeremiah Waugh and I were looking hard, scanning the sage for that big, mature buck in the heart of the Rockies.

November 12, 2009

Field-Judging Big Game

Accurately field-judging the trophy quality, or in some cases legality, of big game is an essential outdoor skill.

September 16, 2009

Master Mule Deer Stalking

Skilled hunter and guide Terry Scott offers up his best advice on how to track down a big mule deer this season.

August 24, 2009