Category: Deer Hunting Tips

  • Six Hunting Tips for Better Scent Control

    Six Hunting Tips for Better Scent Control

    It was hard to hide my juvenile excitement as the UPS truck was backing into my driveway as well as a kid at Christmas. Everybody loves getting things in the mail, and I was especially excited for this package. This season’s Scent Blocker order was sure to not disappoint. I am a loyal scent control […]

  • EXCLUSIVE: Peak Rut Forecast for Southern Deer Hunters

    EXCLUSIVE: Peak Rut Forecast for Southern Deer Hunters

    It seemed odd to be so excited about deer hunting at this time of year as Christmas lights were the only glow during the dark early morning drive to the stand. Growing up in the Northeast. My entire life had revolved around November as the “days to hunt.” But there I was, heading to a […]

  • The Life Of Cabin Woodside

    The Life Of Cabin Woodside

    There is always a certain level of heightened anticipation when that Thursday morning rolls around, the Thursday morning before the Wisconsin gun deer season.  I’ve spent the last several days putting all my hunting gear together (of course, most of it last night). The past three days were spent shopping for the food for all […]

  • How to Do a Grid Search to Recover Your Deer

    How to Do a Grid Search to Recover Your Deer

    We all hope for short and easy bloodtrails that lead right to our trophy. But when things look grim in your deer recovery efforts, try the grid search. Here’s how to do it.   There was a raw dampness hanging in the air that cold November morning. The season had been long and frustrating, especially after […]

  • Crunch Time Tips For Whitetails

    Crunch Time Tips For Whitetails

    It’s that time of year again! A time where you wake up before your 4:00 am alarm clock. A time where you stand outside and feel the fall chill in the air. Then, you realize that there’s still a couple weeks left before the start of bow season. And because of this, there are a […]

  • 7 Killer Bowhunting Tips: Using Deer Decoys

    7 Killer Bowhunting Tips: Using Deer Decoys

    Every time my wife, Nicole, and I set up a stand in a tree or on the ground, we look for ways to make that location the best it can be. We try to enhance each stand location by making sure there are one or more calling cards available to deer. What is a calling card? […]

  • 7 Bowhunting Tips: Apple Trees and Other Fruit

    7 Bowhunting Tips: Apple Trees and Other Fruit

    Planting fruit trees or opening the canopy for existing mast-bearing trees is a great way to help deer and wildlife. Every time my wife, Nicole, and I set up a stand in a tree or on the ground, we look for ways to make that location the best it can be. We try to enhance each […]

  • Different Shot Placement For Deer Hunters

    Different Shot Placement For Deer Hunters

    Killing a deer is hard work. Getting close is the first job. Then accuracy comes into play. Before pulling the trigger or releasing an arrow, the deer needs to be in the correct position. Some shots are better than others. Knowing when and where to take the shot, then being able to deliver the arrow […]

  • Deer Hunting In Rainy Day

    Deer Hunting In Rainy Day

    When rain drops are hitting the roof, most hunters ignore the alarm and roll over. A warm bed is more comforting than a cold, wet woods. However, those hunters may be missing out on one of the best hunts of the season. Let’s face it, most of us have fewer days than we would like […]

  • Practical Tips For Deer Hunting Beginners

    Practical Tips For Deer Hunting Beginners

    Most deer hunting articles have titles like “Advanced Techniques” and “Beyond The Basics”. These articles are targeting folks who have hunted for many years and probably read hundreds of articles and tips. But what about someone who is hunting for the first time this season? Well, I’m here for you. I hope these seven tips […]