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Mark Kayser celebrates after a super Wyoming hunt for this great buck.

Eastern Tactics for Hunting Western Whitetails

With large cities strung up and down the East Coast and some of the highest whitetail hunter densities per capita, there’s no debate where the most savvy whitetail hunters hang their hats. These hunters grew up with whitetails, honed their skills at deer hunting camps and devised tactics and strategies that have served them...

Change your angles and distances when practicing during the off-season so you'll be ready for almost anything.

How to Make the Best Bow Shot to Kill a Deer

The anatomy of every successful bow shot hinges on many synchronous yet dynamic elements. This lends bowhunting the drama that keeps us coming back, but we also have an ethical obligation to eliminate uncertainty from the equation whenever possible. By Patrick Meitin Many view successful shooting as a purely-physical function of aligning sights to...

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Does Smokey’s Preorbital Lure Work? You Decide!

If you’ve ever wondered how to make the best mock scrapes even better so curious bucks get fired up about them, then take a look at this cool video. Jeremy James hunts in southeast Pennsylvania and sent this video to our good pal Smokey McNicholas, a professional trapper and veteran deer hunter in West...

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Saturday Night Deer Camp Expands on Pursuit Channel

Another major player in the whitetail industry announces it will join forces with Deer & Deer Hunting and Pursuit Channel in 2017. The Given Right, formerly on Sportsman Channel, will move to Pursuit and become part of Deer & Deer Hunting’s Saturday Night Deer Camp programming block hosted by Deer & Deer Hunting’s Daniel...

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Working Class Whitetails: Giant Buck Comes from Nowhere

When deer season rolls around we want to be in the woods as much as possible, but that’s not always how things work out. Collin King and the Working Class Whitetails team hit the stand for an early November bow hunt with bucks on the prowl for a hot doe. A little rattling, some...

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DDH Hot Pick: Celestron Upclose G2 10×25 Monocular

This 2016 Deer Hunting Hot Pick is a good choice for on-the-go bowhunters and deer hunters who want a quick, easy tool for scouting and hunting. Celestron’s Upclose G2 Roof Monocular is built field-tough with a shock-resistant, rubber-armored aluminum body. The unit is sealed from the elements, keeping moisture at bay and the dreaded...

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Pursuit Channel Takes Over Top TV Position

GLENWOOD, Ala. — New research reveals that the Pursuit Channel distribution footprint is America’s largest in outdoor-themed television, providing greater numbers of satellite and cable homes than Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network.1 This announcement comes on the heels of Pursuit Channel’s Fios by Verizon and CenturyLink Prism system launches. Of special note:...

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Industry Veteran Skrabo Joins F+W Outdoors

F+W Outdoors, parent group of Deer & Deer Hunting, announces the addition of John Skrabo to its national advertising sales staff. Skrabo will serve as national sales manager, alongside Michael Cassidy, vice-president of sales and business development. Skrabo, who has been in the outdoor industry for more than 25 years, having served in numerous...