Tag: Fall

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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Alpacka Raft Names Emily Ledergerber New Director of Marketing


alpacka raft

The outdoors enthusiast will take over Alpacka Raft’s marketing efforts next year. Alpacka Raft, a packraft brand started in an Alaska basement back in the fall of 2000, continues to build its name in the outdoors industry. The company announced it would be adding a new member to team during its 20th year of operation:

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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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11-Year-Old Boy Kills Near-World Record Turkey with 13 Beards


turkey 13 beards

This is the bird of a lifetime, maybe bird of the century: a young Pennsylvania hunter just sealed the deal on the third largest tom ever. There is something special about hunting with your father. But when you kill a bird that an experienced die-hard turkey hunter has only dreamed of with your dad, that is

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Fall Turkey Hunting: 4 Tips That Ought to Work Wonders This Time of Year


Fall Turkey Hunting

Fall turkey hunting is an underrated pursuit. Most turkey hunters focus almost exclusively on spring gobblers. We get it. Fall hunting feels more like a time for bucks and not longbeards, but hunters who focus exclusively on the spring season are missing some awesome action for fall birds. There are some things you can do during

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Hunting Tags: A Brief History of What They Are, and Why We Use Them

Travis Smola
Hunting Tags

Hunting licenses and tags play a vital role in conservation. All of us have grumbled a bit while picking up a hunting permit or tag from our favorite license agents. Yep, the price just went up yet again this hunting season. But, did you ever stop to think about why hunting tags exist and why

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DOD 30th Anniversary Giveaway November: Leupold Optics, a Traditions Muzzleloader, and More!

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DOD 30th Anniversary Giveaway November-Leupold Optics, A Traditions Muzzleloader, And More

The DOD 30th Anniversary giveaway continues in November when another hunter will win some Leupold Optics, a Traditions muzzleloader, and some muzzleloader accessories. Well, it’s November now, which means that we’re in peak season for whitetail deer hunting across most of the United States. This is the time period that many hunters dream about for the

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Deer Hunting Offers Tranquility and Personal Introspection

Nebraska Conservation Officer Rich Berggren poses for a photo before entering his muzzleloader deer hunting season blind in his off time.

Someone once said: “Deer hunting is a lot about nothing.” “Nothing,” really? In my view, that statement is so far from the truth. It is the time of year for archery deer hunters and soon, firearm deer hunters, to be on their stands or in their blinds all day long, up to 12 hours. Doesn’t sound …

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The True Story of the Angler Who Hit a Deer with His Boat

Facebook: Chase Calloway
boat hits a deer

Maybe you have been unlucky enough to hit a deer with your vehicle, but this takes the cake. This angler actually ran over a deer while driving his boat. During the fall there are more deer hit by vehicles than any other time. That involves deer on the road… but this one was in the water?

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