Does the Moon Affect Deer?

Does the Moon Affect Deer?

When it comes to deer hunting, everyone’s an expert. Whether it’s scents, calls or stand placement, everyone has opinions on deer hunting tactics. But if you really want to argue, ask deer hunters how the moon affects deer movements. Many hunters put lots of stock in...
A Deer’s 4 Quarters Offer Endless Options

A Deer’s 4 Quarters Offer Endless Options

Although some hunters consider large antlers to be trophies, other hunters know venison is the real prize. True, some people consider deer meat “gamey,” but most know it offers great eating. Let’s look at several venison cuts and discuss how to prepare them. Not all...
Plan Your Approach

Plan Your Approach

You’ve monitored trail cameras all summer, and know you have quality bucks on your hunting property. You’ve scouted. You’ve shot your bow so much all summer that it feels like part of your body. But all those preparations will be for naught if you can’t get into your...
Avoiding New Bowhunter Mistakes

Avoiding New Bowhunter Mistakes

When learning a hobby, you’re bound to make mistakes. Bowhunting is rife with opportunities to err, whether you’re a veteran or beginner. It’s especially complicated because it requires hunting skills and technical archery talent. You probably set up your bow...