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First deer by muzzleloader
By Dennis Thielke -- What began as a very frustrating deer season ended on a happy note in mid-December. I saw a few deer, but I never got a shot at one during Minnesota's bow season. I got to pull the trigger during the firearms season, but I had n...

Rothe Buck That's Scared of His Own Shadow
By Roman York -- Three years ago, I was fortunate enough to get exclusive rights to hunt a north Georgia property that's known to hold some big deer.  The area hadn't been pressured by hunters since the turn of the century, or so I was told.&nb...

Michigan Begins Fawn Survival Study
From the Michigan DNR -- The Department of Natural Resources today announced the start of a new research project in the Upper Peninsula. The project will investigate the role of predators, winter weather and habitat on white-tailed deer fawn surviva...

First Buck by Bow
By Michael Glenn Jr. -- Although I now live in Alabama, I was born in Mt. Vernon, Ill.  Every Thanksgiving, I go back home to hunt with my father for six or seven days. This is the only time we get to spend together in the woods. Whenever our ...

The Family That Hunts Together Stays Together
By Ray Alexander -- I've always put in long hours bowhunting, but with my 11-year-old son Ray Alexander III coming of hunting age, all we did was hunt squirrels for weeks. Finally, I decided to take a few hours to walk the ridge with my bow. I had ...

Opportunity and Redemption
By Matt Kirksey -- It was November 2006. The Alabama deer season had just gotten underway, and I was itching to get in the woods with my oldest son, Hunter. All week he had been telling me he was going to go. However, as 12-year-olds are apt to do, ...

What Would You Trade for a Trophy Buck?
By Wayne Barber, Jr. -- Like many a Southern boy, I went to Illinois looking for a hunting adventure. Little did I know that I would actually have the hunt of a lifetime. My good friend and owner of the Illinois Connection, Doug Benefield, was tell...

That's No Doe!
By Jacob Rickett -- I play baseball at North Georgia College State and University. When not in class or on the ball field, I'm in the woods - either hunting deer or chasing turkeys in Oglethorpe County. If it's not hunting season, I'm bass fishing. ...

Big John
By Russell Latimer   -- I've hunted every year for 33 years and have never taken what most people would call a trophy buck. And because deer hunting has become big business, I have never been able to afford to hunt on a trophy-type lease. None...

The Grunt That Saved the Season
By Denis C. Querio -- Let me preface this story by informing you that I am handicapped and must wear a full brace on my left leg to walk properly. It was the last day of the 1998 archery season. A friend of mine took me to his uncle’s far...

Birthday Surprise
By Jacky Mowrey -- I've been hunting ever since I was a young pup. A couple of decades prior to the 2008 season, I'd seen only one "dwarf deer." A friend's wife shot it. I had the pleasure of shooting my own on my 49th birthday: Jan. 8, 2...

Carter's First Deer
By Tony Perez -- My eight-year-old son Carter's "Papaw" is a deer-hunting fanatic, so imagine Carter’s excitement when Papaw announced that he was going to take Carter to his deer lease in Brady, Texas, for a whitetail hunt. I went ...

The Unexpected Buck
By Robert R. Rogers -- The 2008 Ohio archery season started out warm and the deer were not moving as much as we had hoped. Just walking to our stands made the sweat roll down our faces and backs. This was not the weather we had expected for central ...

Oklahoma Deer Hunt Much Better Than OK
By Kelly Guinn -- My hunt for a trophy buck began in late October 2007 in Woods County, Okla. I was hunting from a ladder stand about 100 yards from a river. Some does, spikes, and young 8-point came into view, but no mature deer. However, my friend...

"It's Dad's Turn Now"
By David Kisamore -- I am 42 years old. In my 30-plus years of hunting, some of my greatest joys have been teaching my now 14-year-old son, Joshua, how to hunt and then having the privilege of seeing him bag his first deer, a large doe. That was ba...

Season Salvaged
By Adam Riley -- Because I was in my first semester of college and playing football, there weren't many opportunities for me to get in the woods during the 2008-09 hunting season. But I learned quickly that in terms of bucks and time spent afield, q...

The Kidney Stone Buck
By Philip Allen -- I took this buck on Thursday , Nov. 8, 2007 in Dauphin County, Pa., six days after having kidney stone surgery and just three days before our archery season closed. With the pain and discomfort from my 15th kidney stone cutting m...

The Highs and Lows of Hunting
By Todd Strong -- Last June, my two hunting buddies Randy, John, and I entered a state permit drawing to hunt for mule deer on the Matador Wildlife Management Area in Texas. The year before, 10 lucky hunters from 1,600 applications were drawn. Ima...

No Way!
By Norman Wines -- It was Monday evening, Nov. 26, 2007, three days into the Maryland deer season and I had not seen a deer all day. My spirits were about as low as they could get as the shooting light began to fade on a disappointing hunt. Just as...

Can cuddability win the war?
By Mike Handley -- Move over, Bambi, Fred the flounder is making a splash! The battle for the hearts and minds of children has taken a new twist as the nation's most vocal and controversial anti- hunting and fishing group is trying to convince ki...
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