Can It be This Easy?
|By Adam Wies
-- When I decided to try hunting deer for the first time, I was on my own. Nobody in my family, nor any friends hunt. So I surfed the Te...|
Hunting Through Diversity
|By Tim Walker
-- I truly believe in hunting where one has the best chance to bag a trophy. If your state isn’t producing trophy deer, t...|
Never Say Never & Never Give Up!
|By Ariel Shead
My dad and I were sitting on a power line, deer hunting as usual. I was into it, but thinking at the same time, "Naw. No big huge...|
My Best Arrived on Squirrel Paws
|By Mike Ransford
-- During the first week of November 2008, 10 of us went to Altoona, Kan., to hunt with Paradise Adventures. We were greeted with 80...|
The Haystack Buck
|By Jon Bryan
-- At 5 p.m., I had defied logic, was sitting behind a tree and scouting for deer. What’s illogical about that? The tree that I wa...|
Eastern Shore's Reputation on Target
|By Norman L. Wines
-- It was a crisp and breezy, 45-degree Nov. 26 -- three days into Maryland's 2007 season -- and I had not seen a single deer al...|
First Buck, Biggest Buck
|By Carlton Isaacs
-- Although I was 57 years old at the time and had been hunting for quite a few seasons, it looked like I would never get a buck....|
Bro Gets the Big One
|By Nathan Vlcek
-- On Oct. 6, 2007, I spotted a monstrous buck out in a neighbor’s bean field. It was walking from the river to their wooded hi...|
“You’d Better Sit in the Ladder Tonight”
|By Shannon M. Peters
-- I am a science teacher. And while I come to know many students who adore hunting as much as I do, I am reluctant to invite th...|
In Plain Sight
|By Steven Miller
-- Well it was Oct. 30, and it had been a very warm Michigan bow season. I hadn’t had much luck. In fact, I’d missed the...|
Third Meeting's a Charm, for Hunter
|By Michael S. Dunn
-- I belong to a hunting lease that has a 6-point-or-better rule. Each club member has his own area. I didn't bag a deer in 200...|
Like Father, Not Like Son
|By Robert Lang
-- I harvested this 25 2/8-inch-wide 15-pointer while hunting a 10-acre parcel of private land in Muskegon County, Mich. ...|
Rekindled, at Last!
|By Doug Hall
-- My son, Fletcher, might still be cutting his woodsman’s teeth, but he’s my best hunting buddy.
Prior to the 2007 season,...|
The One that Didn’t Get Away
|By James Wheeler, Jr.
-- My family has owned a 47-acre piece of property for years, and we’ve all hunted it at one time or another. We’ve...|
Season to Remember
|By Mac Moad
-- The first week of October 2007 was a long time coming.
I spent the first three days in my favorite stand, watching a trio of raccoon...|