Tag: 2018

Ted Nugent’s Net Worth, Career in Music and the Outdoors

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Ted Nugent Net Worth

This is how Ted Nugent made his fortune in music and the outdoors.  Love him or hate him, there is no denying Ted Nugent has had a huge impact on both music and the hunting industry over the course of his career. The Motor City Madman has had no shortage of his share of controversies over the […]

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Years After Being Caught, the 5.46-Pound World Record Black Crappie is Still Jaw-Dropping

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black crappie

The giant weighed in at 5.46 pounds and was confirmed as the new Tennessee state record and possibly the new world record. Editorial note: This post has been updated since the record was confirmed. Genetic testing revealed that the black crappie that Jam Ferguson caught in May 2018 is indeed both a new Tennessee state […]

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Rack Hub: Profiling the Company That Wants to Give New Life to Your Antlers

Rack Hub

As Rack Hub likes to put it, “Antlers aren’t meant to pile up, get lost, or be forgotten.” Rack Hub, the company that gives new life to your antler collection, was started and is comprised of people with the same lifelong love for bone that you and I have, but with a unique twist.  With […]

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Do Deer Decoys Work? These Are a Few Situations Where They Do, and Some Where They Don’t

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Deer Decoys

This is when you should and shouldn’t utilize decoys to attract deer. Using decoys is a popular way of hunting for many species like waterfowl and predators. But it’s far less popular for whitetail deer. Deer hunting enthusiasts and enthusiasts of other big game just don’t take advantage of decoying like they should. If you […]

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How to Hunt Blacktail Deer

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Blacktail Deer Hunting

Blacktail deer hunting is a true test for any hunter! What’s the most challenging deer species to hunt in North America? Many hunters will argue it’s the blacktail deer. There are two subspecies, the Columbian blacktail deer and the Sitka blacktail deer. Both subspecies are native to states and provinces of the Pacific Northwest. It really doesn’t matter which […]

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Alligator Hunting Season: Where, When, and How to Hunt Gators in the American South


Alligator Hunting Season

Looking for something new this season? It’s time to give alligator hunting a try! Feeling adventurous this year and want to try hunting for something different? The American alligator may be just the challenge you’re looking for. Alligator hunting season brings about a whole new set of challenges different than hunting a deer or turkey in […]

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How to Hunt Pressured Mule Deer

Travis Smola
Hunt Pressured Mule Deer

How to hunt pressured mule deer. Deer hunting is always tough. But put a bunch of hunters in the field and the difficulty factor goes up several notches. Hunting pressure is one of the most difficult things to overcome in search of that big mule deer buck. Especially on public land. When the going gets […]

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Flashback to the Tennessee Woman Landed the Catfish of a Lifetime

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catfish

This angler will never forget reeling in an 88-pound catfish. Paula Cathey Smith of Waverly, Tennessee, had been in a nearly month-long fishing dry spell. She hadn’t caught much to brag about but that all changed just as 2018 was ending and the new year was about to begin. On Dec. 30, she hooked and […]

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Crock-Pot Venison Pot Roast Recipe to Add to Your Wild Game Cookbook


Your new favorite venison pot roast recipe is not only delicious, but it’s simple and takes little time. I love to cook but with my busy schedule, sometimes it’s just easier to go out and grab a meal from the local restaurant. When I have a full day off but know I’m going to be […]

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