Trophy of the Heart
|-- It was Thanksgiving Day in Sumter County, S.C., November 2001. My son Erik and I wanted to squeeze in a morning hunt before company arrived for d...|
The One-Fox Deer Drive
|-- It was opening day, and I was watching for deer from my permanent tree stand. Around 8 a.m., I heard a shot coming from the area my father was hu...|
My Buck of a Lifetime
|-- It has been a lifelong dream of mine to harvest a giant whitetail. And on a cold December morning, my dream was about to come true.It all started...|
The Bottle Rocket Shot
|-- At 6:45 a.m. on November 17, 2007, I heard a grunt about 200 yards away in a small stand of trees. A few minutes later, a doe came down out ...|
Spot & Stalk Success
|-- I have taken some nice bucks over the years, but never spot-and-stalk style until Dec. 16, 2007, the last day of shotgun season in Ohio.
The $10 Bow Buck
|-- One morning back in 1996, I decided to go deer hunting on some private land that was mostly cut soy bean and corn fields. It was early bow season...|
Never Give Up
|-- I am sure there are thousands of stories that give you that “ultimate” advice: Never give up!
This is my story.
The 2005 Pennsylvania deer hunti...|
Texas' Other Big Game
|-- Like most other hunters, I pursue whitetails in fall and winter seasons, but after the deer season ends, I keep on hunting. One way to do this is...|
All Deer Hunts Should Go So Well
|-- It was August 2003, and I was watching a soybean field on a farm. It was my second year hunting there.
It was a rainy evening. I saw few does come...|
Not Hurt; Just Took a B-B-Big Buck
|-- It seems that everything happens for a reason. Take, for example, a hunt I booked years ago with friend and outfitter Chris Shores of River to Ri...|
From Down in the Dumps to Elated
It was a cold January morning. There’s not a better time to be in the woods in south Alabama. And of all the mornings I could oversleep, it had ...|
Reservation with a Trophy
|-- My son, Michael, and I were hunting at the Ford Hood military reservation in central Texas. The land is divided into sections, and the post only ...|
Buck of a Lifetime
|-- I’ve hunted white-tailed deer since I was 16 years old. I live in Elizabethton, Tenn., in the upper east part of the state. This area has some of...|
It Must've Been Her Lucky Year
|-- It had been a long week. The weather and moon were working against us. I don’t know what it is about deer in the South, but they just do...|
All Trails Should End So Well
|-- I live in Northern Wisconsin and have been an avid bowhunter since I was 11 years old when my uncles got me interested in the sport. I have alway...|