Want to kill a big buck? Get ready for deer hunting on hard mode. If you have hunted in thick wooden areas before, you know just how difficult hunting these areas can be. This article will teach you: Where to find deer. Why hunting deer in the woods can be so tough. Why you should take the time to hunt these tough to hunt areas. Why Hunt Timber? Many areas … [Read more...] about How to Find Deer in the Woods
Corn is the most popular feed for deer but there are many reasons you may want to feed them something other than corn. Deer thrive when their food intake includes a variety of sources, simulating a natural environment with diverse plant food sources. Luckily there are some good alternatives that offer advantages over corn. The suggestions in this article are primarily for … [Read more...] about What to Feed Deer Other Than Corn
If deer are color blind why wear camo? A question that comes up in the frequent and never ending debates about which camo pattern is best. I decided to do some research on the science behind camo and deer vision. This article explores what I learned in depth. The bottom line is that deer are not completely color blind but they are primarily green-red color blind. The two … [Read more...] about If Deer are Color Blind Why Wear Camo?
Whether you are looking for a youth rifle or dealing with shoulder problems, it is possible to select an effective deer hunting caliber with reduced recoil. There is somewhat of a trade-off between recoil and knock down power. Luckily there are some choices we can make to reduce recoil while still using a weapon capable of producing clean kills on deer. This article outlines … [Read more...] about Best Deer Caliber Without a Lot of Recoil
A few years ago I screwed up. Half way into a 6 hour drive, it hit me... I forgot my hunting license! That mistake cost me 5 hours and got me to our cabin in the dark. Ever since that trip, I use a checklist every time I go hunting. What to Bring Deer Hunting Have a hunting trip coming up? Don't make the same mistake I did. You may not realize which essential … [Read more...] about Deer Hunting Checklist: The Essentials