Archive for patrick durkin

Six Generations of Deer Camp Traditions

Nothing says tradition like deer camp. Just ask this old-timer whose hunting party now spans six generations of family and friends ... and sometimes deer. 

October 20, 2013

On the Whitetail Clock

Whether we’re hunting the rut or keying on food sources, most deer hunters have a favorite day and magical hour for besting big bucks. What’s yours?

October 14, 2013

What Pressured Bucks Do

GPS tracking collars are revealing how bucks change their patterns when the hunting season starts.

November 29, 2010

How to Find Buck Sanctuaries

If you want to be successful in the field this season, follow these strategies to pinpointing, creating and hunting late-season whitetail hideouts.

November 16, 2010

Three Deer Biologists Divulge Their Rut Tips

With such unpredictable activity by both sexes, how can hunters increase their odds during the rut? We put that question to three respected whitetail researchers.

October 28, 2010

Defining Hunting Pressure

Deer respond differently to hunting pressure, but all seek refuge within their known home range, not the next county.

October 29, 2009