Category: Tips and Tricks

Landowner Relationships

landowner relationships

Maintaining Landowner Relationships Over the last several years I have gained, and lost, some great hunting ground. Property ownership changes for many reasons that are out of the hunter’s control. Maintaining landowner relationships has become a very important part of

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Gifts for Hunters

gifts for hunters

Trying to think of gifts for hunters? It’s almost Christmas and you are still trying to find that perfect gift for the hunter in your life. What do you get them? Well, as a hunter I am going to share

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Second Rut – Fast and Furious

second rut

While the second rut may be rare to experience, it’s definitely important to be aware of  it. Plus know a few tactics for taking advantage of its occurrence. The possibility of  second rut can do wonders for your attitude and sense

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Deer Blinds

Deer Blinds

Over the years I have seen many different deer blinds.  From using old windmill towers to free sheds placed on trailers.  How to construct one is only limited by your imagination! Building your own deer hunting blind and having a successful

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Pre-Rut Hunting

The pre-rut is the last couple of weeks before the primary rut. Indeed pre-rut hunting is one of the best times to tag a trophy. During this time, bucks become much more active within their home ranges. This is when

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October Lull Hunting

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The October lull can be a frustrating time of year.  Right now, deer are vanishing before our eyes including on our trail cameras. This period of time from about mid-October leading up to the onset of the rut is characterized by

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Bowhunting Strength and Conditioning Part 3

Whether you shoot a 40, 50, 60 or 70 pound bow you can accredit that ability to your back muscles. Your back is a mass of muscle that works in sync like a well-oiled machine bringing your bow to full

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Bowhunting Strength and Conditioning Part 2

When it comes to a person’s strength in the field of archery it can be broken down into three key parts. Much like a bow. Your lats represent the riser of a bow, the strong backbone to the entire system. 

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Bowhunting Strength and Conditioning

bowhunting strength and conditioning

Picture it… it’s late July you’re going through your hunting gear making sure you have every last piece of clothing and equipment washed, prepped and ready to go.  You run upstairs to grab your lucky shirt and in passing you

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Late Season Food Plots

late season food plots

So it’s almost labor day and the start of deer season for most people is little over a month away.  You’ve got the family vacations out of the way.  The kids are headed back to school soon.  Football is starting

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