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Being happy with your hunting plan is a key element to success, along with modifying it as things change for the good or bad. Studying your plan each year is important.

D&DH, Sportsrocket Partner on New Web Destination: Deerhunter.TV

IOLA, Wis., and NEW YORK — Sportsrocket, the first video platform designed uniquely for sports, and Deer & Deer Hunting, America’s First and Foremost Whitetail Hunting Source, have partnered to launch Deerhunter.TV. This new online video destination will feature premium whitetail deer hunting and outdoors video content, in addition to live-streaming of hunts directly...

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The Blessed Ritual: My American Dream Cup Runneth Over

“A simple life I will not have. It doesn’t satisfy me. I don’t believe in the status quo, it kind of leaves me weak.  A mountain high is what I climb, I swim the river deep. If you crave the time of your life, try to keep up with me!” I’m going to live,...

Legendary bowhunter Fred Bear, left, was one of Ted Nugent's staunchest supporters.

Nugent Receives Top Honor

Ted Nugent rocked Springfield, Mo., on Sept. 3 but it wasn’t at an arena on his acclaimed 2016 Sonic Baptizm concert tour. This special stop was at the Archery Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, where Nugent was honored with the Dave Staples Golden Award of Merit. Named for archery veteran Dave Staples, who was...

D&DH TV lead producer Terry Boeder, left, and cohost Daniel Schmidt with a highlight from the 2016 show. The television show will move to Pursuit Channel in 2017 and anchor the two-hour "Saturday Night Deer Camp" block of whitetail shows.

Deer & Deer Hunting Joins Pursuit Channel, Announces Block

  West Point, Miss. (Aug. 30, 2016) — America’s original, categorically exclusive media authority dedicated to whitetail deer and hunting them will move to Pursuit Channel in 2017, announced Jamie Wilkinson, Vice President and Group Publisher of F+W Outdoors, the parent of Deer & Deer Hunting magazine. Destination Whitetail and Land of Whitetail, two...

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Hot Gear: Hit the Mark With the Halo XL450

Regardless of how much practice one puts in at the range or the type of firearm, bow or crossbow one carries into the field, no other single variable plays a greater role in hunting success than knowing the actual distance to the downrange target. At best, just a few yards of misjudged distance can...

Whether you're grilling venison or beef, make the best burgers possible!

Grill Magic: Make Your Venison the Best

There’s nothing better than firing up the grill and gathering family and friends to give thanks for what nature has provided. The cookout tradition lends itself well to celebrations and making life-long memories with those who mean the most to us, so why not take advantage of that as much as possible? Baking or frying meat...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: Lethal Products Dirt Cover Scent

Whether you’re looking for a doe in the early season or a big buck during the peak of the rut, scent control always is a concern for deer hunters. It’s something we think about almost year-round, even when putting out game cameras for surveys or hanging stands and late summer work. Lethal Products has...

A before-and-after comparison of maps with the OnXMaps technology that provides more information for your traveling and hunting.

Hot Gear: Cut Scouting Time in Half with OnXMaps

Everyone understands that a successful hunt is often the result of good scouting and preparation. But that all takes times which is usually at a premium. Let technology help. Save time by downloading the HUNT App to a smartphone or tablet and scouting potential hunting spots quickly and efficiently from home. Save the maps,...

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Monstrous Ohio Buck Known as Bosa Killed by Vehicle

Photos making the rounds of social media are delivering some terrible news to deer hunters and others who love seeing giant bucks. A monstrous Ohio buck known as “Bosa” pushing 180 B&C or more has been watched, photographed and videoed for several years. He was hit and killed by a vehicle the last week...