Northeast

Articles about whitetail deer hunting for hunters in states including Maine, New York and other New England states.

CELEBRITY Dan Schmidt

Dan Schmidt’s Pick of the Day: Smokey’s Pre-Orbital Gland Lure

Research proves that the licking branch is the No. 1 key to success when hunting a mock scrape, one of the best ways to fire up a big buck and get him interested in seeing what buck has invaded his territory. The key to that licking branch is preorbital scent. Bucks secrete this scent as a...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: CVA Accura V2 Muzzleloader

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. In this episode of D+DH Innovation Zone, Chad Shearer with CVA Rifles provides some insight on the CVA Accura V2 muzzleloader. The Accura V2 has a tough Nitride finish inside and out, is easy to load and clean, has fantastic accuracy with the Bergara barrel, and many...

VENISON Guinness Oven Venison Stew

No, Don’t Use Green Beer for This Venison Stew

When March rolls around and St. Patrick’s Day festivities ramp up, folks think about leprechauns, four-leaf clovers, maybe the Chicago River being dyed green, parades with funny hats, green beer and Ireland. St. Patrick’s Day originated to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick (AD 385-461), who may have dressed in green togs...

Stacy Harris prepares venison throughout the year for her family and knows great ways to make the preparation and cooking easier.

Stacy Harris’ Pick of the Day is Wild Game: Food for Your Family

Wild Game: Food For Your Family has recipes that use nutritious wild game, fish, and vegetables that are exceptionally delicious and surprisingly easy to prepare. This is a refreshing cookbook filled with heartwarming photographs of her beautiful family catching the fish and gathering the vegetables to prepare their healthy meals, such as the Crispy...

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Become a Turkey Hunting Road Warrior

Spring took on a new meaning for me roughly 25 years ago. Until then, my time in the field was confined to those few months that made up the heart of the fall hunting seasons – and, for the large part, to hunting my home state of Minnesota and a few ventures to neighboring states....

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D+DH Innovation Zone: LaCrosse Aerohead Sport

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. In this episode of D+DH Innovation Zone, Chris Currah with LaCrosse Footwear provides some insight on the new Aerohead Sport hunting boot. With years in creation and testing in all kinds of conditions, the Aerohead Sport is one deer hunters definitely should consider. From...

Charles Alsheimer

Charles Alsheimer: Why I Do It

Thirty-seven years ago I set out on a journey that even I could not comprehend. My story truly is a blessing scripted from above. In the spring of 1979 my wife and I had to make a decision. Was I going to remain in the corporate sales and marketing profession, or would I move...

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Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Safe Hunting

Jake (not his real name) had planned an afternoon Pennsylvania deer hunt. He had watched his young son ascend a tree in their brand-new climber. Jake had coached his son a great deal on hunting safety and the safe use of bows, guns, ATVs and tree stands. Jake and his son were comfortable with...

The new  Viking Rack Jack Magnum gives you a helping hand for even larger items.

Bigger, Better, Stronger … Rack Jack Magnum Tackles Your Chores

Viking Solutions, the industry’s leader in post-hunt trophy care accessories, introduces the Rack Jack Magnum—a portable, hand-winch powered lifting device that easily hoists heavy game for processing and transport—as a heavyweight counterpart to the original Rack Jack. Designed to lift heavier loads, the Magnum is built to solve the same common problem: Getting a...

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Fears of Crossbows Bringing Harm are Unfounded

Every year or so it seems some state goes through the process of expanding the use of crossbows for deer hunting and then the circus begins with the elephants, clowns, gymnastics and high-wire tension. Where does the latter come from? It comes from all the gnashing of teeth and wailing by “traditional” bowhunters who hate...