Open-country deer bedding areas are tougher to find than you might think — especially for mule deer. Mark Kayser offers some great tips for spotting bedded deer in the wide-open country.
Deer hunting gear is often a personal choice that boils down to what works best for each situation. John has safely used several tree step styles over the years, and reviews what works best for his successful hunting methods.
The right tree climbing steps are key for staying light and mobile when hunting pressured and public land. With all of the treestands available to hunters, John explains the pros and cons of several climbing systems.
The best entry and exit routes can get you away from deer hunting pressure, and put you right in the middle of daylight buck activity. Watch as John shows the tactics that he uses to access heavily pressured land and find big bucks.
Great deer stands on public hunting land can be tough to find, but good scouting will reveal them. John walks us through one of his top spots to show what he looks for when choosing a stand.
Mature bucks simply don't expose themselves during daylight on public hunting land, or they wouldn't survive long. But, you can still catch them during daytime, and John discusses where to focus your hunting efforts.
The best funnels and pinch points make for outstanding deer hunting stands – especially during the rut. Today, John points out the features to look for when setting up on them.
Deer hunting on public land can be a huge challenge due to the amount of human activity out there. These three proven deer hunting tips from Editor-in-Chief Dan Schmidt will help you beat that pressure and be more successful on public hunting land.
Deer & Deer Hunting presents an online show for real-world hunters who chase whitetails on public land and highly pressured private parcels. This series will feature one of America's top public-land hunters — John Eberhart of central Michigan. Eberhart is a master bowhunter who has taken dozens of trophy whitetails over...