Hunting Tips

  • Five steps to taking trophy whitetails

    By John Sloan It was all wrong. It was opening day, 95 degrees, with a full moon. All the articles by famous writers said it should be terrible daytime hunting. To make it worse, I had never seen the tree in which I was sitting until 14 hours previously. So,…

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  • Questions and answers: bowhunting whitetails

    By Bob Fratzke This is a partial list of the questions most commonly asked over the years at the conclusion of my deer scouting and bowhunting seminars. Can you move at all on a treestand? Definitely, but it has to be controlled. This is the only way you can remain…

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  • Deer hunters should be sensible about scents

    These days, we deer hunters have more options for scent control and scent tactics than we’ve ever had. The industry is full of products, from cover and attractant scents – some of which could potentially come off the shelves due to proposed chronic wasting disease regulations in New York –…

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