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15 of the Best Educational Tools for New and Experienced Deer Hunters

Deer hunting is a big world. And there's still much to learn for both new and experienced hunters. These 15 deer hunting interactive guides will do just that.


15 Jobs You Can Get in the Outdoor Industry

Millions of people across the country love the outdoors. Whether it’s hunting, fishing, hiking, etc., the great outdoors is loved by many. And chances are a good portion of those people would love to work in the outdoor industry. I’ve worked as an outdoor writer, editor, photographer, video producer, worked...


Deer Hunting in Illinois

Season Dates (2018): Archery season varies depending on the county but generally starts October 1 and ends January 20, with closed days throughout. Firearm season is November 16 to 18 and November 29 to December 2. Muzzleloading-only season is December 7 to 9. Youth firearm season is typically in early...


Deer Hunting in Florida

Season Dates (2018): Florida deer hunting seasons are a bit complex. The state is divided into four zones and dates vary greatly for all zones and weapons. On top of that, zone seasons and dates do not apply to wildlife management areas or other land managed by the state game...


Georgia Deer Attack Dogs, Terrorize Neighborhood

Aggressive deer are targeting both people and pets in Peachtree City, Georgia, and have even killed one dog. Carolyn Taylor shot cell phone video of a deer that seemed unafraid of her while she walked the cart path on the local golf course with her dog. Her mother Susie Lucsko...


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15 Best States for DIY Deer Hunting in 2018

Are you the type deer hunter who enjoys hunting a new place every now and then? Have enough drive to do the occasional out-of-state hunt? Whether this is your first non-resident DIY hunt, or you’re 100th, we’ve got the ranking system that helps find the right place for you. Derived...


7 Bad Archery Shots Not to Take on a Deer and What to Expect If You Do


Supplemental Feeding Does and Fawns During Spring and Summer

This time of year, it's easy to think about big-racked velvet bucks and forget about does and fawns. What most don't realize, though, is getting fawns off to a good start has the potential to influence their future antler development for the better. And we certainly want to take care...


Another Way to Find Somewhere to Deer Hunt

Finding a place to hunt is continuously becoming harder and harder to do. It's certainly led to a decline in hunter numbers over the last decade. Kip Campbell with Red Arrow TV is here to share a message and help with that. Don't Miss: The Parts of the Compound Bow...


Deer Hunting in Minnesota

Season Dates (2018): Archery season opens September 15 and runs through December 31. Rifle season opens November 3 or 17 (depending on unit) and ends on different dates by unit, too. Muzzleloader season is November 24 through December 9. These are the dates set when published, please check the state...


Deer Hunting in Maryland

Season Dates (2018): Dates vary greatly depending on region. So check regulations for your area(s). However, the state as a whole will span the following dates. Archery season is September 7 to January 31 with closed periods throughout. Muzzleloader season runs October 18 to 20 and December 15 to 29...


Deer Hunting in Georgia

Season Dates (2018): Statewide archery season is September 8 through January 13 and there is an extended archery season until January 31 in select counties. Primitive weapons season is October 13 to January 13. Firearms season begins October 20 and ends January 13. These are the dates set when published,...


How to Make 15-Dollar Watering Holes for Deer

Water is one of the three basic needs of a white-tailed deer — perhaps the most important, as studies have shown deer generally go to water before they go to food when they rise from their beds in the evening. It’s very common knowledge, yet often overlooked during the hunt...


Analyzing the World Record Typical Hanson Buck

I remember the first time I saw the 14-point, 213 5/8-inch world record B&C buck that Milo Hanson shot in 1993 with his .308 Winchester Model 88. I remember thinking out loud that I had seen whitetail racks with thicker beams and greater inside spreads, but none with the combination...


A Detailed Look Into Antlered Buck Management

It’s important to remember that buck harvest restrictions are not synonymous with Quality Deer Management (QDM). Rather, they are a strategy to protect a specific age class (generally 1 1/2-year-olds) or age classes of bucks. Bear Kuma Compound Bow in Realtree EDGE Buy Now Antlered deer management is important because...


Small Property Deer Management 101

Do you love hunting whitetails? Enjoy seeing the herd dynamics improve and thrive? Well you can manage for that, even on small properties. Follow along as the Whitetail Properties crew explains how to do that. Don't Miss: 7 Ways to Practice Quality Deer Management Are you a deer hunter wanting...


Deer Hunting in Oklahoma

Season Dates (2018): Oklahoma’s archery season runs from October 1 to January 15. Muzzleloading opportunities occur from October 27 to November 4, and rifle hunters can hit the field from November 17 to December 2. Youth season is October 19 to 21. These are the dates set when published, please...


Deer Hunting in Indiana

Season Dates (2018): Archery season runs October 1 to January 6. Firearms season runs November 17 to December 2. Muzzleloader is set for December 8 to 23. The reduction zone season will be September 15 to January 31. Youth season will run September 29 to 30. Lastly, the special antlerless...


Deer Hunting in Virginia

Season Dates (2018): Season dates vary greatly by county, but the following dates pertain to most hunters. Generally, archery season runs from October 6 through November 16, then again from December 2 through January 5. Muzzleloader season is November 3 to 16 and December 15 to January 5. Firearm season...


15 Facts About the White-Tailed Deer

The white-tailed deer is the most popular wild game animal in North America. Biologists and researchers have spent countless time and money learning about the whitetail and what it means for deer hunters. These 15 facts have been part of those findings.


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