ted nugent

There is far more to life than backstraps, no doubt. Take advantage of every moment!

See All, Know All, Love All, Live All, Share All

I’ve said it before and it is worth repeating often; Man does not live by backstraps alone. It may be difficult to believe such a statement from a guy whose entire life is clearly dedicated to if not downright obsessed with celebrating the glory of backstrap procurement in pretty much everything I do. By...

TED  WXdoe

Filming a Hunt Is the Hardest Hunt of All

Lights! Camera! Action! And presto! We have instant hunting television at its finest! Cue the broadside Booner, wait for that perfect sunray light, get that handsome bowhunter stud all groomed and coifed, then get those multiple camera angles just perfect for the perfect shot and ultimate Cecil B. DeMille hunting television production masterpiece! Not...

TED in his plaid jacket and whompin stick

I Got Terminal Backstrap Fever and I Like It

Be it known by all deerhunters everywhere that we do indeed have our own deerhunting soundtrack. Sing it like ya mean it; backstrap fever, na na na, backstrap fever a na na na!”  Catchy little ditty ain’t it! Sing it often enough and I can guarantee you that your deerhunting dreams will soar on...

TED  Great 10 buck

United We Learn, Divided We Get Skunked

I have a funny feeling that if I just hunted all by myself, never bothered to share stories or ideas, didn’t spend time with other hunters in camp, did not write these deeranddeerhunting.com NugeBlogs or celebrate the joys with tens of millions of people on Spirit of the Wild TV, facebook and beyond, that...

TED  autumn buck

Never Give Up, Never Give In, Never Back Down

Deerhunting surely represents one of life’s greatest challenges. In fact, more than just a sporting challenge, my lifetime of gungho deerhunting proves beyond a shadow of a doubt to this old backstrapper that it is much more than just an extremely fun challenge, but more appropriately a virtual life test. By Ted Nugent That...

TED in his plaid jacket and whompin stick

The 2nd Amendment Has Nothing To Do With Hunting

As we jettison passionately into making this New Year 2016 the best year of our lives, we must constantly remind ourselves as deerhunters that freedom is not free. As hardcore deerhunters celebrating this cherished lifestyle in the pages of deeranddeerhunting.com, nobody knows better than us how this unique hands on conservation lifestyle represents the...

Ted's big Ox Ranch 12-point has some awesome character!

Happy Nugeyear 2016 to All!

Well, well, well, wasn’t that fun! I hope everyone is celebrating the end of a neck-snapping 2015 whiplash like I am. I have a very creative, wild, vivid and adventurous imagination, but even, I, the author of Wango Tango and other such outrageous global lovesongs, could never have predicted a series of dazzling events...

TED with Gonzo

Merry Deerhunting Christmas to All!

If what doesn’t kill you truly makes one stronger, and pain is weakness leaving the body, then I truly believe I’m on my way to being SuperMan! There are numerous colloquialisms like those that apply here: Everyone has their cross to bear. Nobody gets out alive! Into every life some rain must fall. Life...

Ted and his father, Warren Henry Nugent.

In The Wind, He’s Still Alive

Today is Thursday, December 17, 2015, and is my dad’s birthday. I will climb a Texas treestand again today, like I do everyday throughout the fall and winter huntseason, but on my dad’s birthday, this hunting day is very, very special. By Ted Nugent Warren Henry Nugent was born in Detroit, Michigan, on December...

TED  doe

Still Celebrating the Predator Purity After All These Years

Okay all my deeranddeerhunting.com backstrap BloodBrothers, altogether now with spirit; Happy Birthday to me, happy birthday to me, happy birthday dear WhackMaster StrapAssassin1 Uncle Ted, happy birthday to me! By Ted Nugent Oh my but that sounded so sweet, almost romantic now didn’t it. Yes, it did. Thank you very much. And so it...