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Top 5 Scents for Deer

Top 5 Scents for Deer

When used appropriately, scents can be an effective way to attract a whitetail or, at...
Into the Timber for Whitetails

Into the Timber for Whitetails

After several years of study in “whitetail university” among the oak-covered landscape of his small...
Your Post-Opening Day Playbook

Your Post-Opening Day Playbook

Opening day has come and gone. What now? Frank Miniter offers a few pointers.
Know-How: Make-or-Break Stand Setups

Know-How: Make-or-Break Stand Setups

Being ready for the rut starts with knowing where to place your treestand—and why.
The Rut Hunter’s Trifecta

The Rut Hunter’s Trifecta

Maybe you have a sure-thing rut stand, a place of your own where pleasant memories...
5 Key Factors for Killing Mountain Bucks

5 Key Factors for Killing Mountain Bucks

Your typical “Mountain” buck is different than most of the deer you see on television...
North Georgia Hat Trick

North Georgia Hat Trick

In spite of ‘Towsley’s Luck,’ do-it-yourself hunts sometimes do work out.
Waning Odds

Waning Odds

Perhaps the West’s most sought after big-game species, mule deer continue to prove they are...
Weigh the Odds in October

Weigh the Odds in October

This is the deer hunter’s calculation. You ask yourself if there are low-impact entry and...
Deer Stand Burnout: Can You Avoid It?

Deer Stand Burnout: Can You Avoid It?

While we know to hunt our treestands with discretion, knowing how much is too much...
Big Buck Or Bust

Big Buck Or Bust

As we head for the whitetail woods, the author shares the lessons he learned from...
Five Muzzleloader Bullets To Field This Fall

Five Muzzleloader Bullets To Field This Fall

Looking for a new, technologically advanced muzzleloader bullet for this fall? Here are five superior...
Climb High, Get Loud and Move

Climb High, Get Loud and Move

Elk activity in September can be broken into three periods. To hit pay dirt, know...
Deer Defense Shield: Same Senses, Different Reactions

Deer Defense Shield: Same Senses, Different Reactions

Researchers can dissect and explain the whitetail’s great eyes, ears and nose, but no amount...
How Bucks Get Whiffs of Us

How Bucks Get Whiffs of Us

There are too many variables with wind and terrain to explore here, but if you...
3 Reasons Why Deer Hunters Should Shoot More Groundhogs

3 Reasons Why Deer Hunters Should Shoot More Groundhogs

Most of us who think we are serious shooters have a dirty little secret: We...
Where Mule Deer Hide

Where Mule Deer Hide

Mature bucks are different, but the places they look for on public land can be...
Rules of the Range

Rules of the Range

Even with a super-accurate Beanfield Rifle from the legendary Kenny Jarrett, you have to do...
Summer Scouting for Big Whitetails

Summer Scouting for Big Whitetails

Field Editor Frank Miniter offers a few tips for scouting that big buck during the...
The Spring Bear Equation

The Spring Bear Equation

Frank Miniter offers a few tips that should help you tag that bear you've been...
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