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Deer Friends
By Beth Lauren -- It was -8 degrees on the opening day of Wisconsin's 2008 rifle season, when I awoke to the whispered sounds and occasional giggles of two very excited hunters, my daughter, Sheena, and her dear friend, Jade. My husband and son we...

Pennsylvania 10-Point
By Ed Waite -- I had been in the woods since 6:15 a.m., and it was cold and windy. Ten hours had passed, and I had 50 minutes of legal shooting light left. By that point, I had decided that enough was enough. Another storm front was coming in, the w...

Second Time's A Charm
By Bill Costin -- Oct. 4, 2007, signaled the start of my first archery season in Oklahoma. The south wind had been blowing hard all day and the temperature was well in the 80s - certainly not ideal for deer movement. The time was closing in on 4 p....

Kimber's New Model 8400 Sonora
By Steve LaMascus -- Kimber is best known for its lightweight, highly accurate rifles, and its Model 1911 pistols. However, it does make other guns. The newest, as this is written, is the Model 8400 Sonora. The Sonora is a long-action rifle, curre...

Back to Indiana
By Rick Garrett -- Most years, my deer season starts when the Kentucky bow season opens in September. Some of those years I have hunted hard from September through the end of January in search of one buck. But one year, my season ended in October, w...

Grandpa's First Deer
By Darrell Maidlow -- This story began a long time ago. My grandpa, Leo, and father, Ron, hunted out of necessity due to the fact that it was the Great Depression and they ate meat from the animals they harvested. My grandpa even loaded his own shel...

A Second Chance
By Brian R. Kightlinger -- My 2008 Ohio Buck Story actually started during the 2007 Ohio gun season. It was the first day of the season, and I was carrying a Thompson/Center Prohunter muzzleloader during a hunt with Bill Pyles of Ohio Bow Outfitters...

Choosing a Whitetail Bow
If you're like me, you are very attached to your hunting bow. Whether it's a new model less than a year old or an old warrior carrying the scars of countless deer seasons, bows become an integral part of our hunting persona. A quick glance at the dec...

Smitten with Missouri
By Jason Daugherty -- I started hunting white-tailed deer when I moved to Missouri four years ago, and I have been "ate up" with it ever since. During the last two years, my dad, Darrell, and I have hunted together. It seems like he outdoe...

The Velvet Buck
By Jeff Trisler -- Velvet! That was all that kept running through my mind once I wrapped my hands around this buck's antlers. It all happened so fast that I had never noticed the buck's "summer skin" still on its antlers. Once I released t...

Choices for Frigid Conditions, Part Two
By John M. Moschella -- In my previous article on hunting in frigid conditions, I presented ideas for staying warm in below zero temperatures. As several readers noted, I did not address keeping the head warm . . . an important omission, considering...

The Little Blue Bow
By Kurt Nielsen   -- My wife, four children, and I live in Nebraska. I grew up as the middle child, with two brothers and two sisters, on a farm located in central Nebraska. Our dad would take us fishing and hunting when we were kids. We were...

Sometimes It's Your Day
By Bob Johnson -- On Monday, Nov. 10, I left work at lunch to go out and hunt that afternoon in search of a big buck that I knew was out there. I had spotted this deer crossing the road and in the neighboring fields for the last few weeks but never ...

How Many Acres and Where to Plant for Deer and Turkeys
By Kent Kammermeyer Certified Wildlife Biologist/Consultant -- Both deer and wild turkeys will definitely benefit from high quality agronomic food plots on a minimum of 5 to 10 percent of your property in a heavily forested area wherever this is fe...

Rough Country Whitetails
By Randy D. Smith -- It was early December and a chilling breeze wafted through the leafless trees lacing the lower shelves of steep canyon walls southwest of Clark County State Lake in Kansas.  The shadowed faces of two narrow canyons were coa...

Bucks for Two
By Holly Sidebottom -- My husband Josh and I married Oct. 18, 2008. As outdoor enthusiasts and bowhunting fanatics, we planned the honeymoon of our dreams to Brown County, Ill. We prepared vigorously for our trip, often putting wedding plans on the ...

One Fine Buck
By Rick Creech -- I have been a deer hunter for many years and have found that bowhunting is much more enjoyable than carrying a rifle to the woods. To prove my point, I now have a phenomenal buck, which I took with a bow this season. My wife and ...

Whitetail Vocalizations
Text & Photos by Tommy Kirkland -- The silence is broken. There along the edge of the forest are faint echoes of a few soft grunts. Setting your sights in that direction, you search the landscape. With the anticipation of a rutting buck, you are...

One for the Books
By Kyle White   -- I picked up bowhunting about three years ago and really got into it last season. I missed plenty of does and was frustrated at times, but I certainly love the challenge. This year, my cousin invited me to go to Indiana with...

Chronic Wasting Disease Confirmed in Michigan
By Gary Engberg -- Now, Michigan can be added to the list of states that have confirmed cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). Presence of the disease was officially confirmed Aug. 25, 2008, when the National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames,...
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