Articles

Looking for reliable sources for hunting information? Realtree is here to deliver high-quality hunting tips, tricks and tactics to the average hunter.

Pages


Battle of the Sexes

About the Author: Realtree prostaffer Kandi Kisky of Garden Grove, Iowa, is one half of the husband and wife video production company called Kisky Productions. When she's not taking care of her 11-year-old son Caleb, Kandi is in the woods either hunting or filming her husband's hunts. She has a...


The Test at the Grigsby

Here's one for all you die hard whitetail hunters. What would you say if you were asked to help start a new Deer hunting operation from the ground up on ONE farm consisting of 13,000 acres in central Illinois? Before you answer, you must read this story! I was called...


Illinois Dream Hunt

As dawn broke, a small army of men and women began preparing guns, checking maps for blind locations, and making sure that all their hunting gear was in order. There were hundreds of years of whitetail deer hunting experience waiting to hit the woods of the recently acquired Illinois Department...


Little Michael's First Texas Hunt

In the fall of 2003 there was excitement in the air. Michael Haliscak was nearing his long battle of chemotherapy treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia on November 28, 2003. Michael's extended family at Turtle and Hughes Inc. in Houston, TX was gearing up to give him and us a celebration...


John Hafner's First Realtree Buck

WHO IS JOHN HAFNER? John Hafner, a newcomer at Realtree, has worked for the company for less than a year as public relations coordinator. He serves as a contact for licensees, outdoor writers and conservation groups. Hafner is a 2002 graduate of the University of Montana's journalism graduate program and...


The Homecoming Buck

Entry Title: Down Home Whitetails A look a Waddell's Georgia buck from opposing views. photos by team realtree Game Hunting: Whitetail Where Hunting: Harris County, Georgia Hunting Method: Muzzleloader hunting with the .50 Caliber Thompson Center Encore. 250-grain Shockwave bullets were used. Phase of Season: The rut had already come...


A 156-Incher For Ashley!

Entry Title: A 156-Incher For Ashley! Hunter's Names: Ashley Snipes, Corporate Project Manager at Jordan Outdoor Enterprises. Hunting with Mason and Michael Waddell. Mason is Michael's 3-year-old son. About the Author: This year is Ashley's second year of hunting. Ashley has killed one other buck. It was taken during her...


Who Wants To Be Like Tater?

John Tate is Living The Dream! Who wouldn't love to work as a cameraman with Team Realtree and actually get to hunt for a living? John Tate got a chance at this dream job right out of college. Since he began working full-time for Realtree in 2000, he's gotten to...


Bagging Early Nuisance Geese

Although it was unseasonably cool for early September, I had my doubts about killing any geese in the 60-degree weather. After all, it had been hitting the 90 degree mark pretty regularly during the day. It wasn’t exactly the type of weather I would think of for goose hunting. But...


It“s All About the Hunt

Westervelt Lodge lies on 10,000 acres of the Tombigbee River flood plain in west central Alabama. Purchased by Gulf States Paper Corporation in the 1950s to serve as an outdoor hunting and recreation venue for its customers and employees, Westervelt over the years has evolved into a world-class hunting resort...


24 Hours...5 Bucks! Milk River Magic Lives On!

Realtree.com Online Hunting Journal 2003 Entry Title: 24 Hours—5 Bucks! The Milk River Magic Lives On! By Bill Jordan and Marc Womack. Compiled By Nino Bosaz Hunter’s Names: This was a Team Realtree and Thompson Center Arms joint hunting trip adventure. Hunters included Bill Jordan, Michael Waddell, Greg Ritz, Ricky...


Here A Goose, There A Goose!

MEET THE AUTHOR My name is Christian Curtis and I am from Sikeston, Missouri. Currently I am a staff member at RNT Calls, and a pro-staffer with both Realtree and Avery Outdoors. I have two wonderful children, Lexi 6 and Lane 5, and a beautiful wife named Sherry. To say...


Pages