Author Archives: DDH Staff

Dressing For the Hunting Season

How to Stay Warm While Hunting

Dressing in layers and staying scent free are important factors while hunting later in the year. John Eberhart shows us his collection of clothing and how he stays scent free all season long.
How Beetles Clean Deer Skulls

How Beetles Clean Deer Skulls

Meet the beetles! Gordy Krahn ventures out in Minnesota to find more information about the flesh-eating beetles used by taxidermists. In the product of the day, DDH contributor Brad Fenson takes a look at the SEVR broadhead.

Gear Essentials for Tracking & Trailing Whitetails

  It’s a phrase that never goes out of style: “Success comes to the prepared person.” This especially rings true when you’re deer hunting and it’s time to take up a bloodtrail and/or get your deer out of the woods.   Daniel Schmidt explains why a dedicated pack is the best...

The Truth About Mock Scrapes

The Truth About Mock Scrapes

Mock scrapes don't solve all the problems when it comes to deer hunting, but they can make a difference. Steve Bartylla goes more in-depth about how mock scrapes can help, but they're not miracle workers.
Hunting with Deer Decoys: Buck or Doe?

Hunting with Deer Decoys: Buck or Doe?

Deer decoys can be very effective during the rut, but which type should you use when hunting pressured whitetails ... buck or doe decoy? John Eberhart has both and shows us which ones he uses and why.
Redneck Big Country Blind

Redneck Big Country Blind

If you are looking for a deer hunting blind that's built for a king, check out the new Big Country 6x7 360 blind from Redneck. This rock-solid blind includes features for all-day comfort, plus it's loaded with bonus features.
Thermacell Radius Zone | D+DH Innovation Zone

Thermacell Radius Zone

Bugs are the worst then it comes to early season deer hunting. New from Thermacell is Thermacell Radius Zone, which is different from the original units. Daniel Schmidt shows us how this new device works.