Author Archives: Alan Clemons

First Deer Friday: At Close Range, She Scores!

Macie Reese got her first crossbow kill at15 yards with a SA Sports Empire Aggressor and then followed up later with this buck. It’s her first, a 5-point, and her father handling the camera duties is happy as can be. The Muzzy broadhead did the job. Way to go, Macie!

Pressure or Rest: Do You Play a Deer Stand’s Hot Hand?

Jeff Neal thought about my idea momentarily and then nodded his head in agreement. “That’s pretty good, considering how much we’ve been in and out of here the last few days,” he said. “I like it.” After three days of hunting out of the same Banks Blind close to the camp house and barn, just a...

Big Prizes Available in Game Camera Turkey Shootout

Turkey season is here and Stealth Cam is holding a Turkey Photo Shootout Contest that will reward hunters who submit images with the chance to win an unbelievable prize package. Images can be submitted under the following categories: — Best Quality — Best Beard — Best Action Shot Photos need to be submitted here....

Big Buck Secrets is Packed with Great Deer Hunting Insight

While there is a wealth of available knowledge on hunting trophy bucks, very little of this information actually comes from someone who hunts in the same places, or even the same conditions, as their audience. Because of this disparity, it often becomes unrealistic to follow this type of how-to information, as little of it...

This Could Become Your New Favorite Venison Recipe

One of the best things to order at our local Indian restaurant is Chicken Tikka Masala, mainly because they prepare it well and regularly enough that in my opinion it’s difficult to screw up. It’s one of those dishes I’d tell someone to order if they might be wrinkling their nose over the menu....

Fast and Easy Venison Breakfast Burritos

I woke up in a strange Mexican hotel, groggy, clothes strewn about, wondering where the heck I was in the darkness and what I was going to do for food since I only knew a couple of other people in the entire country. There was no food in my room. Water? Sorry, not drinking...

DDH’s Cool ‘Deer on a Bike’ Video is an Award Finalist

One of the coolest and most-watched videos Deer & Deer Hunting ever has produced is a finalist for an international film award. A video that DDH Online Video Producer Abbi Hehner created and posted last autumn of her father retrieving a deer from the Minnesota woods while riding a bike is a finalist for the Golden Helmet award at...

Improve Your Deer Hunting with Pears, Persimmons

In late summer when the fruit is ripe, it’s pretty doggone hard to beat the wonderful flavor of sweet persimmons or a crisp pear straight off the tree. One of the houses on my jogging route has four or five persimmon trees near the road. I know the owner and usually take a break...

DDH’s Exclusive Deerhunter.TV Joins Roku Lineup

Deerhunter.TV, the exclusive video channel brought to you by Deer & Deer Hunting, is now available on the Roku streaming service. Deerhunter.TV is home to thousands of free videos you can watch anytime at home, work or on mobile devices. These videos feature top deer hunting experts including Dan Schmidt and GordyKrahn of Deer...