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Secretive Sika

Secretive Sika

The sika deer is renowned for its elusive nature. Hunters willing to search out this...
How to Field Judge a Whitetail Buck

How to Field Judge a Whitetail Buck

Here are five ways to quickly and confidently judge a buck’s real proportions.
How to Map a Gobbler's Routine

How to Map a Gobbler's Routine

Many turkey hunters don’t put in the effort to map a gobbler’s routine prior to...
Boundary Waters Bucks

Boundary Waters Bucks

While hunters in the North can seem about as scarce as the bucks that call...
Know-How: Deer Scent Strategies

Know-How: Deer Scent Strategies

There’s a lot that goes into enticing a whitetail’s nose during the madness of the...
6 Tips for Hunting Public-Land Mule Deer

6 Tips for Hunting Public-Land Mule Deer

There’s nothing easy about tagging a mule deer on public land, but for those willing...
Tips and Tactics for Hunting Western Whitetails

Tips and Tactics for Hunting Western Whitetails

Tactics that work for whitetails back East may not cut it for deer of the...
Tips and Tactics for Hunting Eastern Whitetails

Tips and Tactics for Hunting Eastern Whitetails

When it comes to deer hunting, perhaps no game is more vexing than the wary...
Deer Hunting: How to Make a Mock Scrape

Deer Hunting: How to Make a Mock Scrape

For mock scrapes to be successful, hunters need to know where and when to make...
Know-How: Smart Plans for Rut Stands

Know-How: Smart Plans for Rut Stands

To have the best chance at seeing a buck, you must stay in step with...
How to Find Big Buck Bedding Areas

How to Find Big Buck Bedding Areas

Lay the foundation for a successful early-season hunt by using these tips to locate the...
Top 10 States for Monster Whitetails

Top 10 States for Monster Whitetails

Deer hunters who seek to add a buck to the Boone and Crockett records book...
Tips and Tactics for Bowhunting Mule Deer

Tips and Tactics for Bowhunting Mule Deer

Mule deer don’t have regular patterns like whitetails, making them more challenging to take with...
Expert Advice on August Buck Sightings

Expert Advice on August Buck Sightings

Will the big buck you spot this month still be around on opening day? To...
Making Meat: How to Be Your Own Butcher

Making Meat: How to Be Your Own Butcher

Follow these guidelines on how to cool, cut, age, prep and cook game meat, and...
How to Read Rubs

How to Read Rubs

Learn to decipher the rubs you come across this fall to help pin down the...
Pronghorn Vacation: Turn the Last Trip of Summer Into the First Hunt of Your Season

Pronghorn Vacation: Turn the Last Trip of Summer Into the First Hunt of Your Season

An August pronghorn archery hunt provides quality time with a youngster—and a chance to tune...
Trail Cam Dos and Don'ts

Trail Cam Dos and Don'ts

Getting the most use out of your trail cams is all about maximizing their usefulness...
Are High-End Scopes Worth the Splurge?

Are High-End Scopes Worth the Splurge?

For decades, hunters have been advised to spend more money on their scope than the...
Honeymoon Hunt: Hawaii’s Bucks of Paradise

Honeymoon Hunt: Hawaii’s Bucks of Paradise

His wife wanted to visit Hawaii after their wedding, and they lived happily ever after...
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