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Magnum Scrape Dripper

Don’t Overlook Late Season Info With Cameras, Scents

Our season is rockin’ along in Alabama with a little more than a month to go before hitting peak rut in much of the southern part of the state. One of the tracts I hunt is mostly hardwoods with rocky terrain. A couple of bedding areas, some nearby open fields on neighbors’ lands and...

Tinks NoFreeze Buck Lure

Yes, More Cool Deer Hunting Stuff From Tink’s

Tink’s has several new products for 2014 including a few new Hot Shot Mists and the #69 No-Freeze Doe-In-Rut Buck Lure for use in colder climates. The Hot Shot attractants come in a specially designed spray container with an internal bag separating the attractant from the pressurizing agent. You get 100 percent, uncontaminated product...

Mia Anstine's tamales call for a pork roast, but a venison roast will work and provide some tasty flavors. (Photo: Mia Anstine)

Venison Tamales? Sounds Like a Fantastic Idea

Mia Anstine is a hunter, writer, mother and wife, and obviously she loves to cook based on this fantastic recipe for tamales. Anstine is co-owner of Wolf Creek Outfitters, is a columnist for Women’s Outdoor News and Western Whitetail Magazine, contributor to the Beretta USA blog and is on the pro staff for TenPoint...

Third Gun Deer Season to Open Before Christmas

Mississippi’s third white-tailed deer gun hunting season will open Dec. 24 and run through Jan. 22. Hunting with dogs is allowed during this season. Legal deer include either-sex on private lands and legal bucks only on open public lands. When hunting deer during any gun season on deer, a hunter must wear in full...

Buying a license

Blackout Will Prevent Sales of Hunting Licenses, so Buy Now

A temporary blackout is being imposed on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation website, which will prevent hunters and anglers from purchasing licenses, registrations or reporting game kills. Commissioner Joe Martens announced that beginning Thursday, Dec. 26, the public will not be able to purchase hunting, fishing or trapping licenses, or secure...

Stinky Shoes

If Scent Killer Gold Works on These Dogs, Well …

I ran across this photo I’d taken back in summer when it felt like a sauna here in the Southeast and I was doing some midday jogging four or five days a week. These poor shoes … man, you couldn’t believe how downright funky they got after a few weeks of road work. My...

Walter Dowdle with his massive Alabama buck.

Dowdle Buck Came Late, But Definitely a Stunner

Walter Dowdle got to the hunting club late but still had enough time to see the buck of a lifetime and squeeze off a shot. He may not be able to top this giant buck, his best in 38 years of chasing deer. The mainframe 12-point has a few extra stickers and some non-scoring...

Alex LeBlanc of Louisiana with his possible state record 204-inch buck.

Gigantic 204-inch Buck Could Be New State Record

When December rolls around in Louisiana a couple of things are on most folks’ minds in the Pelican State: duck hunting, cool weather for deer hunting, the upcoming Mardi Gras and joy or frustration depending on the LSU Bengal Tigers’ football season. So with temperatures in an unseasonably warm range on Dec. 20, Alex...