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Ten Ways to Protect, Improve Your Deer Camp

Whether you have a fancy cabin with all the comforts of home or something more rustic to get away to on a deer hunting weekend, it’s never a bad idea to do a few improvements. I’ve stayed in both kinds of places for hunting trips. Some, literally, have been jaw-dropping stunners that reminded me...

Deer Camp is More Fun When You Have a Plan

By Dick Harris, Deer & Deer Hunting subscriber Ever since we purchased our deer hunting property and our family started hunting deer there during our state’s approximately week-long deer season, my wife, Karen, has made a menu and prepared all the meals for us. Some years that means making enough to feed 12, all...

The 5 Dirtiest Words You Can Hear at Deer Camp

Note: Deer & Deer Hunting Editor Dan Schmidt has just returned from a week-long rut hunt near Eldorado, Texas. This is the first installment of a five-part blog series on his adventure. Check back for updates. I’m not sure who coined the phrase, but they weren’t kidding when they said God blessed Texas. This state...