Author Archives: Josh McMillen

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Scent Elimination Basics

Throughout the hunting season, one of the most important factors is to be invisible. It is common knowledge that a deer’s sense of smell is incredibly sensitive. Ensuring you are odor free from your body to your clothes will help you bag that trophy buck. Anyone who’s walked into a smoky bar or restaurant knows how...

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A slow day in the woods.

With the weather cooling, and sweet November just right around the corner, I was excited to get out in the woods this past weekend.  I had talked to a few Missouri pro staff members who had been seeing some good bucks up on their feet and possibly starting to see a little rut activity....

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My first hunt on a new property

My filming partner and I recently acquired a new property to add to our arsenal for this year.  Although I had never been on the farm in the past, I had high hopes giving the location of the farm and the surrounding area.  Shaun and I scouted the property and found a secluded pinch...

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Whers is Waldo?

In 2011, I was able to get a buck on the trail camera 1 time, and 1 time only, earning the name “Waldo”.  Not knowing if he was just passing through during the rut or if he was just an elusive buck that was able to skim by the trail cameras without getting his...

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October Lull

Things are starting to pick up here in NW Missouri as we approach the pre-rut.  Going back to Steven Marriott’s blog, we always get loaded up with early season trail camera photos of awesome bucks, but as soon as the velvet comes off and patterns change, that switch gets flipped and everyone wonders what...