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Deer Hunting's FAQs

As a blogger/editor/writer for the fine publications of the NRA, I often field and answer...

What Pressured Bucks Do

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

Why Late-Season Deer Hunting Beats the Rut

Late-season bucks are simple to pattern. Spend your winter afternoons bundled up near a high-calorie...

When to Get Out of That Stand

Sometimes deer hunters need to make something happen. Here’s when to get proactive and what...

How to Adjust to the Rut’s Phases

The rut calls for a series of adjustments. As the bucks change their behavior patterns,...

10 Million Deer Hunters Roll Out for the Rut

This is a big deal. Work will wait, schools will close—all in the name of...

How Bucks Use Terrain

Understanding how whitetails move through your hunting area during the rut is more important than...

What To Do With a Spooked Buck

We occasionally spook the bucks we are hunting, but knowing what to do after they’ve...

America’s Best Rut Stand

Tweak your setup to fit different terrains by following this can't miss formula for choosing...

How to Speak Elk

The bottom line for elk calling is to be flexible—if what you’re doing isn’t working,...

Public Land Hunting: Pressure-Cooker Elk

These days, it's getting tough to find a "secret spot" to hunt elk. Don't despair....

Debunking 6 Deer Hunting Myths

The more deer hunting myths debunked the better. That's a fact. This is my attempt...

B.J.’s December Bow Kansas Monster

B.J. Clement is a diehard archer who loves to bowhunt. Last year B.J. got a...

6 Things You Didn't Know About Deer

Next time you run into a hunter who thinks he knows everything, see if you...

How to Age a Whitetail

How can you tell the difference between a 2½-year-old buck and a mature 5½-year-old deer...

Lesson No. 5: Post-Season Scouting

It’s time to take inventory and prepare for next year’s hunt.

Lesson No. 4: Ground Blinds

There's no need to be uncomfortable when you are hunting.

What is Hunting Pressure?

Deer respond differently to hunting pressure, but all seek refuge within their known home range,...

Bowhunting Gear

Before bowhunting season starts, be sure to grab the latest gear to guarantee great success...

Whitetail Rut: November 15-21

No matter when you take your vacation this month, here's how to get your buck.
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