whitetail deer

To have a better chance at a personal best whitetail buck, you may need to rethink your ideas about the deer's core area and travel during the peak of the rut.

Movements of Rutting Whitetail Bucks Rut Are Revealed

Except for the extreme south Florida area, the whitetail rut we hunters recognize — scrapes, chasing, breeding — is still a few weeks away for most of the country. Bucks have shed their velvet, are or will be soon splitting up from bachelor groups, and then everything goes into full-blown crazy mode. Check out...

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Corn Picker, 10-Point Whitetail Buck Have Ugly Confrontation

We ran across this photo that apparently may be at least a year old but nevertheless is  compelling. Agricultural fields across the Midwest and Southeast are being picked and harvested. Occasionally, something like this will happen. Whether it’s with a great buck like this — and we don’t know the story or any info...

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Lower Your Poundage, Improve Your Odds When Bowhunting Whitetails

With deer seasons opening in some states already and on the verge in most others, some hunters are fine-tuning their final preparations before heading to the woods. Bowhunters, especially, seem to sometimes be a little OCD about their gear and routines. But that’s fine, because the challenge of shooting a buck or doe with...