Done right, “running and gunning” offers more reward than risk. Done wrong, and ‘ol Tommy Three Toes will drag his beard laughing all the way as he disappears through the brush. Knowing the difference and when to employ the right tactic is the difference between a turkey dinner and a long hike through the woods with a decoy.
Mineral supplements and food plots have caused some controversy due to diseases such as Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). However, they can be very productive for the hunter and increase the overall health of the herd—especially during harsh winter seasons and when the fawns are starting to drop.
Turkeys are not a mystery, but you’ll have to do your homework. The time and effort will pay dividends once turkey season begins—if you handled the basics. Many turkey hunters simply wait for opening day, walk a couple hundred yards from the truck and
I must admit, hunting snow geese during the special conservation season is a guilty pleasure I look forward to each year. The restrictions are largely removed, allowing hunters to
Whether it is due to age and not wanting to climb trees, or you are simply looking for a tactical advantage against ol’ Tommy Three Toes, a ground is a critical weapon in every hunter’s bag of tricks. To that end, today’s hub-style ground blinds are lightweight, highly portable, and capable of putting hunters in position to ambush game. Maximize your ground blind hunting experience with these five key accessories.
Food plots will not only increase your odds of success by localizing the deer population, they can increase the health of the herd and provide forage during critical times. The problem for most hunters and whitetail managers is
Gobblers across the country are having nightmares, because hunters are gearing up to jelly some turkey heads! Worse yet (for the turkeys), is Federal’s new
It wasn’t that long ago when blackpowder hunting was the only way to go. Even after the advent of the Winchester 1894 .30-30 rifle, many clung to
The best part of the hunt is the memories you will carry in the back of your mind for a lifetime and sharing those memories with friends and family.
If you ask Liberty Ammunition, there is a new King of the Hill, and I am not hearing any complaints. People are looking for
Bushnell is an iconic name for high-quality optics that are fog-, shock- and waterproof. Now, consumers can add
One of the best field/ammo boxes just got BIGGER. When it is time to head to the field with ammo, magazines, and gear,
For the prime whitetail states, the rut is right around the corner. You have probably been hunting the early season, but
Trespassing is no joke and much more than just a harmless crime. Growing up in the mountains of Pennsylvania, I can remember people believing they had a right
The overarching mandate of Game & Fish departments is to manage species populations. This means ensuring proper habitat, managing disease
All summer long you watch deer; they seem to be everywhere. Then the season starts and there you are, alone and not a buck to be found. For years, I wondered