“Go Time” in Southern Illinois
|By Coram Davis
-- Nov. 10, 2007, is a day I’ll never forget. I am 42 years old and have gun hunted whitetails for most of my life. Five...|
|By Jason Conway
-- The Friday before opening day found me attending my 86-year-old grandmother’s funeral. It had been a tough week, and I was...|
From Ducks to (First) Buck
|By Joseph Grubbs
-- Thanks to a cold front that moved in the night before, Saturday morning, Nov. 22, 2006, was brisk and wet. A buddy and I were st...|
He’s Still There!
|By Oliver Earl Huffman
-- The Indiana gun season lasts 16 days, but work limits me to Sundays, which means my season is just three days.
Who Needs Treestands?
|By Heidi Dugan
-- One evening my husband decided we were going to hunt out of a treestand. I wasn’t too opposed to the idea until I saw the tre...|
Public Land Dream Buck
|By Brad Heimes
-- I had taken the whole week off work to hunt, going out every morning and every evening. I saw a few deer, but nothing that really p...|
Bird Seed Bandit
|By Marion Cronen
-- This is not the typical story that you receive. Although my husband is a hunter, I shoot with a camera, not a gun.
I live i...|
Idaho early elk season opens Aug. 1
|From the Idaho Fish and Game Commission
-- Some Idaho early elk hunts open Aug. 1, most of them antlerless green-field hunts.
The early green-...|
Hunting with Hubby
|By Tara Giali
-- About five years ago, my husband’s friend and deer hunting companion bailed on him Thanksgiving Day. Being a worry wart, I did...|
Memories are Made of This
|By Jamie Bewick
-- This year has been pretty interesting for my two sons, Jaeger, 5, and Dawson, 22 months.
It started with setting up a bait site ...|
Gun Hunting Isn’t So Bad
|By John Hansen
-- I’ve been a longtime bowhunter and don’t even own any firearms any more. I’ve just always enjoyed the challenge a...|
No More Sad Looks
|By Todd Holtz
-- I have always enjoyed the outdoors and sharing my successes and failures with friends and family. My wife and I enjoy hunting, fishi...|
The Biggest Buck That Wasn’t
|By Jeff Kraml
-- I live in the small town of Foley, Mo. I’m 41 years old, have two sons and three lovely daughters. Both of my sons are in th...|
Luck of the Draw
|By Kevin M. Stephens
-- Getting drawn for a quota hunt in Kentucky is always a good thing. I was fortunate enough to get drawn for the Kleber Wildlif...|
To Heck with Island Hunting
|By Brent McCurdy
It was the 3rd of November 2007, the first day of a nine-day bowhunt at Mud Creek in Alabama. Some guys had told us about the deer o...|