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Brandon Bates, left, has experienced the highs and lows of chasing whitetails and elk throughout the country.

Thinking Elk? Readjust Your Expectations, Patience

Deer hunters often daydream of pursuing a big bugling elk in the mountains, but chasing a whitetail is different in many ways than going after an elk. Different skill sets and expectations are required. The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation offers three tips to help new elk hunters make the transition from fantasy to reality....

2008 November Ryan's uncles ranch deer hunting

Donald Trump Jr.: Hunting Kept Me Out of Trouble!

WATCH TRUMP’S PODCAST ON DEER TALK NOW IN STREAMING VIDEO! Donald Trump Jr. is Executive Vice President of Development & Acquisitions of the Trump Organization and a longtime hunter with a passion for bowhunting white-tailed deer. He is a boardroom advisor on the wildly successful television show, The Celebrity Apprentice, and also is a...

Alligators are common in Florida, too.

Hunting The Everglades: Deer, Snakes and Gators!

Over the years, the Everglades have been carved up by roads and canals, drained, developed, flooded, farmed and polluted, yet hunters can still go out in what’s left of the River of Grass and bag deer, ducks, wild hogs and alligators. By Steve Waters Before hordes of humans moved to South Florida, the Everglades...

Team USA archer Brady Ellison of Arizona enjoys hunting when he's not scoring gold medals in competition.

Bowhunter Shooting For Olympic Gold

After years of competition and numerous world titles to his credit, the travel and hours of practice haven’t changed Brady Ellison’s basic down-to-earth character. He is at heart a well-rounded country boy with a love of wild country. Ellison started competing in the Junior Olympic Archery Development Program while growing up in Payson, Ariz....

Steve Waters killed this fine Everglades buck a few years ago during the archery season.

Florida Bowhunting Opener Tough, Hot and Buggy

Bowhunters in South Florida get to chase white-tailed deer earlier than any other place in the country, which is good news and bad news. By Steve Waters Instead of having to wait until October to grab your bow and treestand to head for the woods, you’re hunting deer in late July on private land...

Green Bank Telescope

National Radio Astronomy Observatory Taking Hunt Applications

The National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, W.Va., is accepting applications for a special resident-only, controlled deer hunt at the its site in cooperation with the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. Submitting an application enters a hunter in a drawing for a maximum of two days on the NRAO site. Applications for...