Buckmasters Magazine

Entries for June 2015

Make Your Move

Make Your Move

By Jeff Murray

When it’s time to make a mid-season move, it’s all about surprise. In spite of our best whitetail preparations, events sometimes conspire against us. But the main problem isn’t that setbacks occur; it’s how we react to them. A prime example is the hot stand that suddenly goes cold. Some hunters hang in there because of fond ... READ MORE

The Not-So-Perfect Spot

The Not-So-Perfect Spot

By Joe Blake

Despite loads of sign and tons of deer sightings, there are places on this earth that God seemingly created just to frustrate hunters. From my perch on an open ridge high above the James River valley in central North Dakota, I could see nine BTR whitetails — the same nine bucks I had glassed the week before, and the same nine bucks I had glas... READ MORE

Second Chance Dream Buck

Second Chance Dream Buck

By Travis Faulkner

Most hunters never get to see a giant buck, let alone get two chances to take one. Anyone who has ever climbed into a treestand has envisioned the ultimate buck. You know the one I am talking about. It’s the buck responsible for all those sleepless nights before the opening day of season. This buck is also the driving force behind waking up e... READ MORE

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

By Mike Handley

For dad, it’s a break from students; for son, a break from teachers. Driving 1,200 miles through five states isn’t so bad when the destination is a long-anticipated hunt during the peak of the rut. The return trip, however, can be grueling. You can’t click the muddy heels of your camo boots together and wake up back home in Pennsy... READ MORE

Public Land Pursuits

Public Land Pursuits

By Travis J. Faulkner

These strategies will help you take big bucks from high-pressure areas. Most deer hunters believe it isn’t possible to regularly take trophy bucks on public land. Such results have to happen behind a high fence at some expensive hunting lodge, right? The truth is that some of the biggest bucks have been taken from areas that any of us could h... READ MORE

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