Ron Way’s buck had enormous antler height, with G2s and G3s measuring well beyond 12 inches each.

Miracle Buck Part II
Posted on October 2, 2013

Conclusion to Miracle Buck Part I, posted last week. Click here to read Part I.  A Second Chance The next morning found me back in the same stand, hoping for another opportunity, a miracle you could say. Matt was insistent that this buck was still in the woods and “we … more

Elk are “pocket” animals, and you must either cover a lot of ground finding such spots, or have prior knowledge of them so you can begin hunting from the get-go, instead of spending precious hunting time just searching.

Backcountry Elk Hunting Advice (PART 1)
Posted on May 1, 2013

Follow these tips for a more successful wilderness hunt. Part 1 of this segment will cover finding the right hot spots. Be sure to check back for the remaining sections which will cover additional elk hunting tips that you won’t want to miss!     It was mid-morning when my … more


Delivering the Kill
Posted on December 11, 2012

The broadhead and arrow you choose can have a huge impact on your hunting success. Here’s a look at some important facts. I was slowly picking my way up a rocky slope when something caught my eye. I glanced sharply uphill and noticed a massive mule deer looking straight down … more


Making the Move
Posted on December 4, 2012

As an effective whitetail hunter, being aggressive is’t always a luxury…sometimes it’s the only way you’ll get a shot. Here’s some great advice to get you started.   I was up against it. Truth be told, I hadn’t prepared for hunting this specific property, which was run by Minnesota’s Fair … more


The Coin-Flip Buck
Posted on September 13, 2012

There’s nothing easy about stalking blacktails in the late summer heat, but this bowhunter finds himself up for the challenge. I was confused. I figured I should have seen the buck by now. I crept down the slippery grass chute, checking every break and cut for the past 100 yards, … more


Two for Two
Posted on August 28, 2012

This accomplished Colorado bowhunter hits a home run while hunting out of two ladder stands in two states. That night Shawn took Brian Becker and family out to dinner and then proceeded to drive all the way back to Colorado arriving at 6:45 am to see his wife Stacey, and … more


Helpful Turkey Tips
Posted on August 22, 2012

If you’ll be hunting spring gobblers, follow this advice for better success. Be Patient Q: Can you give me a few general tips on how I can be more successful this spring? A: I think the best tip you can give anyone in the turkey woods is call soft and … more


High-Lung Hit?
Posted on August 14, 2012

My 15-year-old son shot his first bull elk while on a once-in-a-lifetime hunt in New Mexico. It looked like a good shot, just behind the shoulder but a few inches high. The shot was across pretty flat ground, and he used a 1-1/8-inch-wide fixed blade head. While tracking the animal downhill, … more