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How to Analyze Turkey Season for the Perfect Strategy

Turkey hunters must analyze the ever-changing circumstances of the spring breeding season lest they fail...

Journal This Year: How to Record Recent Adventures and Plan Upcoming Ones

Keeping a handwritten journal and reading through old field notes is a great way to...

Quick Tips for Last-Minute Whitetails

The rut may be over, but your season doesn’t have to be. If you’re still...

10 Tips for Hunting Public Land Bucks

While the word “public” conjures visions of overcrowded parking lots and sparse game, those of...

Early-Season Whitetail Plays

The whitetail opener can be a tale of two vastly different types of deer: Those...

A Week-by-Week Guide to September Elk Hunting

Follow these tips to adjust your strategy weekly to take advantage of pre-rut, breeding and...

Know-How: Lessons From The Rut

The rut is here, so perhaps it’s time to throw caution to the wind. Deer...

Heat-Wave Strategies for Pre-Rut Bucks

Pre-rut whitetails can be as fickle as the early-fall weather. When your hot spots are...

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

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

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

There’s nothing easy about tagging a mule deer on public land, but for those willing...

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

When it comes to deer hunting, perhaps no game is more vexing than the wary...

8 Tips for a Successful DIY Elk Hunt

The most successful DIY elk hunters are those who are intimately familiar with the quarry’s...

Making Meat: How to Be Your Own Butcher

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

Your November Rut Playbook

Here’s a week-by-week guide to staying in step with the rut this month to up...