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, it’s cheap. But is it really the best feed for deer? It turns out it may not be. Luckily there are some GREAT alternatives to corn. Not only will these alternatives attract more deer, but they will help the deer will grow bigger and healthier. If you are just looking for a quick suggestion, Purina Antler Advantage is an excellent choice. Corn is the … [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 … [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