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Noises of November: All the Sounds We Love to Hear in the Peak of the Fall Hunting Season

Travis Smola
Hunting Season Noises

These are our favorite sounds of November. November is full swing and for many outdoorsmen and women, this is their favorite time of year due to hunting season. Most deer ruts, both whitetail and mule deer are in full swing. Antlers are clashing and there are so many vocalizations you can only hear at this

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Deer Opener

“Big, big weekend up at the lodge this weekend!”  Yep, it’s opening weekend of the Nebraska firearm deer season.  No, I am not going to blog about fishing today.  I am betting many of you are getting ready to hunt tomorrow. I love to hunt too, but admittedly do more fishing than hunting.  A lot …

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Man Gets Way Too Close to This Buck, Gets Attacked

YouTube: KurtisSchulze

That’s why you always approach them from behind. We’ve all had a momentary lapse in judgement. This hunter was just concerned and wanted to check the welfare of this deer. Well, this buck wasn’t having any of that. Watch the video below: According to the hunter’s Facebook page, this deer was actually wounded the night

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Where to Shoot a Bear With a Bow: Shot Placement Guide for Archery Bear Hunts

Travis Smola
Where to Shoot a Bear With a Bow

This is what you need to consider with shot placement on bears. Hunting for black bears or other bear species is a challenge uniquely different from other forms of big game hunting. Many hunters might try to shoot a bear the same way they would a whitetail or other ungulates. That’s a mistake and could

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Photo of 3-Antlered Deer Shared Online By Former Michigan Legislator


three antler buck

We can marvel at big whitetail racks all day long, but it’s hard to top a deer with a whole extra antler. Former Michigan legislator Steve Lindberg posted a photo on a particularly unusual deer on his Facebook page Sunday. This was no albino or piebald buck; it wasn’t a big, non-typical farm deer that

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How To Best Photograph A Hunter With Their Harvested Deer

You are a deer hunter and you’re mentoring a new, young hunter in the field. The young deer hunter has just successfully shot their first deer. Congratulations! Knuckle bumps and high fives! Now, the opportunity is there for you to photographically capture the moment with the young hunter and their deer for all your friends …

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Man Gets Dangerously Close to a Mature Buck, Provokes a Snort-Wheeze

Facebook: Travis Chamberlain
snort wheeze

That snort wheeze is telling you something and you had better respect it. The snort wheeze sound is an intimidation call, and it’s a vocalization that needs to be seriously respected. While the whitetail buck in this video appears to have an obvious ear tag in its right ear–almost surely a sign of a farm-raised

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Hunting Deer with a Bow Past Archery Season

YouTube:Bowmar Bowhunting
Hunting Deer with a Bow

Bowhunting doesn’t have to end when firearms season begins. As we start nearing mid-November, many bowhunters are dreading the end of many regular archery deer hunting seasons and the start of firearms deer season. But who says you can’t hunt deer with a bow during gun season? Today we have some tips for you to keep deer

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Michigan Resident Invents New Hunting Broadhead

Morpheus Broadhead
New Broadhead

The new Morpheus broadhead is designed for quicker, more ethical harvests. Since the beginnings of hunting, people have been trying to create the better bowhunting broadhead. Michigan resident David Belanger believes he’s done it with the announcement of his new Morpheus mechanical broadhead. He says these new broadheads fly like a field point but open better

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The Best Youth Hunting Clothes for Young Outdoorsmen and Women


Youth Hunting Clothes

These kids’ hunting clothes options will help them hunt harder and longer. We don’t feel we’re telling you anything you don’t already know when we say hunting is losing the youth. It’s tough to compete with so many diverging interests competing for the attention of kids these days. One way to hook them on big

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