8 Rut Hunting Tips from the Pros
3 Keys to Bowhunting Mature Bucks
Big-Water Ducks: A Game for the Serious Waterfowler
Deer Hunting Tip: Do This Right After the Shot
5 Overlooked Public Land Deer Hunting Hotspots
How to Be the Best Meat Hunter
Kill a Pre-Rut Monster in 5 Days
How to Kill the Biggest Buck Where You Hunt
Bowhunting Tip: Setting Anchor Points
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    8 Rut Hunting Tips from the Pros

    The rut is a crazy time in the whitetail world. It’s a fleeting moment of all-out craziness where bucks that normally don’t venture far from their lairs in daylight, are no longer afraid of the sun. But while the bucks are more careless during this time, they’re still hard to...

  • 3 Keys to Bowhunting Mature Bucks

    Whitetails are North America’s most popular big game animal. The fact that bucks are crafty enough to grow old right in our own backyards — despite fairly heavy hunting pressure — makes them both fascinating and borderline mystical. Hunting them with a bow is an adrenaline roller coaster that will...

  • Wild Elk Spotted in South Carolina for First Time in Almost 300 Years

    South Carolina has not been home to a wild elk in 275 years, but that has changed thanks to one young ostracized bull elk. It is speculated that the elk, which has been filmed and photgraphed this week in Pickens County, was pushed out by dominant males from a herd...

  • Arby’s Supports Hunting in Latest Ad Campaign, Offers Venison Sandwich on a Test Basis

    Seldom in today’s culture do we see a company not directly related to the outdoor industry embrace hunting as part of its marketing platform. National restaurant chain Arby’s has bucked that trend with its new ad campaign aimed directly at hunters. Built upon the company’s “We have the Meats” ad...

  • Pacific Flyway Report: A Wet Start, Big Promises

    Date: Oct. 27 Location: Wahkiakum County, Washington Summary Julia Carol and I are in Year 2 as residents of southwestern Washington, and although five straight months — and I mean straight months — of rain took a little getting used to, we are settling nicely into our new digs outside...

  • Best Duck Camp Pranks

    Outdoors folks often point out that hunting goes far deeper than simply killing an animal. The pursuit involves many aspects, including immersion in nature, innocent appreciation of creation and, of course, camaraderie with like-minded people. The latter really defines a good hunting camp (and by camp, I mean a gathering...

  • Big-Water Ducks: A Game for the Serious Waterfowler

    Most duck hunters are landlubbers. They hunt marshes, backwaters, brakes, flooded fields, and green or dead flooded timber. These are wet places, sure, but they’re land-based. The hunter is standing in shallow water or hunting from a boat or blind adjacent to or surrounded by shallow water. But there’s another...

  • Prairie Promises: Central Flyway Hunt Shaping Up Strong

    Date: Oct. 27 Location: Flyway-wide, emphasizing prairie Canada and the Dakotas Summary Blessed is the Central Flyway duck hunter . Whether you live and hunt on the plains and prairies or simply visit there in autumn to take part in an age-old tradition, where the sky is big and the...

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