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Hunting Deer with a Bow Past Archery Season

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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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Find Does, Find Bucks

Find Does, Find Bucks

“I wish more deer hunters would forget about all the stuff they have read or heard over the years and focus their deer hunting on the does in order to be more successful in the field,” says Jeff Rawlinson, longtime deer hunter and outdoor educator at the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. And he’s right! …

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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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Man Takes on Deer in Wrestling Match, and the Scuffle is Captured on Video


This guy should have his head examined, because wrestling with an 11-point buck during the rut is just plain idiotic! We’ve seen prime examples of morons in the outdoor world. Take, for instance, the guy that decided to smack a rutting bull moose in the antlers. Or the dimwit that thought it would be wise

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Can-Am’s 2020 Defender Lineup Changes the Landscape for Hunters, Ranchers


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WATCH THE VIDEO NOW: oembed rumble video here We were lucky enough to test out the machines within Can-Am’s 2020 Defender lineup. When you go to the Y.O. Ranch in the Hill Country of Texas, it’s only natural to expect the works. This famed exotic-species ranch has become a staple of the Lone Star State,

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Anti-Hunters Are Vandalizing Deer Stands in Wisconsin

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vandalized deer stand

One of the messages says “Hunt the hunters.” According the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office, vandals are tagging deer stands in Wisconsin. For the second time in only a matter of weeks, officials have found anti-hunting messages spray-painted on hunting stands near the Township of Dunn, one of which reads: “Hunt the hunters.” The outside was

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Keep Your Hunting Blind Toasty All Winter With a Portable Propane Heater

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Buddy Heater

When coveralls, jackets, and gloves aren’t cutting it in the hunting blind, it’s time to get a hunting heater. The Mr. Heater Portable Buddy is a popular choice for hunters in cold climates. It’s perfect for tents, and small spaces up to 225 square feet. The Buddy propane heater will make a great addition to

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How to Pack for 3 Different Kinds of Hunting Trips

Travis Smola
Kinds of Hunting Trips

Make sure you’re prepared for these three types of hunting trips. If you’re planning a major hunting trip this season, it’s never too early to prepare, especially if it’s a bucket list trip you’ve been planning for years. But maybe you’re uncertain what you should bring to the hunting grounds this year. Not to worry,

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NFL DB Jordan Poyer Makes Catching Lake Erie Smallmouth Look Easy

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Lake Erie smallmouth

Buffalo Bills Safety Jordan Poyer approaches Lake Erie smallmouth bass the same way he approaches NFL QBs. Jordan Poyer was originally drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles, played a short stint with the Cleveland Browns, and is now one of the anchors of arguably one of the NFL’s top defenses in Buffalo. Having found a niche

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This Video Shows You Exactly What Not to Do with a Muzzleloader

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CVA Muzzleloaders has an important video on muzzleloader safety to share with us. Here are some tips for staying safe while enjoying muzzleloading weapons. CVA Muzzleloaders created this video, but the tips go for all modern inline, flintlock or percussion weapons. Watch this video and see exactly what not to do. There are more than a

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