Deer & Deer Hunting Community

We’ve invited some of our favorite deer hunters to join us in our blogs and share their amazing hunting experiences with you.

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Hunters Get Deer From the Woods on a Bicycle

When Michael Hehner and Chris Johnson trek into the forest to hunt deer, they’re smart enough to ride a bicycle just in case they drop a buck or doe. Pretty cool, eh? This isn’t a new hunting trick, by any means, but some hunters don’t want to fool with a bike. But instead of...

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The Crossbow Accessory Guide: Hot Deer Gear for Next Season

From biodegradable arrows to bow cases, here’s a look at all the accessories you need for next fall. Archery hunting is becoming a gear-driven sport, which makes some traditionalists cringe. For gadget guys like me, though, there’s never been a better time to be a bow hunter. I love cruising the aisles at the...

Charles Alsheimer

Charles Alsheimer: Why I Do It

Thirty-seven years ago I set out on a journey that even I could not comprehend. My story truly is a blessing scripted from above. In the spring of 1979 my wife and I had to make a decision. Was I going to remain in the corporate sales and marketing profession, or would I move...

When deer season ends, don't despair. Get into the woods to scout and use your game cameras for surveying does and bucks to see what survived the season.

Best Tips for Trail Cameras: Time to See What Survived the Season

The inevitable time is here, the end of deer season. It always seems to end as fast as it started. It’s hard to think that only 100 days ago we were fighting the “October lull” and waiting for the rut to break loose. But since then food sources have become scarce, many gun seasons...

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Twins’ First Buck Memorable in More Ways Than One

For years, my twin boys have hunted with me. First they went to watch, then later they went to join in the hunt. Most of their deer hunts have been tests of patience, as Tennessee deer hunting can at times be more bird watching and squirrel barking than hunting and shooting. While they had...