Choosing the Best 243 Bullet for Deer

Best 243 Bullet for Deer

It was undoubtedly one of the best ideas the designers at Winchester ever developed. The .243 hit the consumer market in 1955, and deer hunting has never been the same. Prior to the arrival of the .243, deer hunters were divided equally among 30-30 enthusiasts and those that preferred the hard-hitting power of the 30-06. … Read more

Why is Deer Meat Called Venison?

Why is Deer Meat Called Venison?

Have you ever wondered why some animals have one name when they are still alive and why we call them something else when they are ready to be eaten? That is the case with deer and its meat – venison. Why is Deer Meat Called Venison? Deer meat is called “venison” because French Normans used … Read more

How to clean a deer skull found in the woods

How to clean a deer skull found in the woods

What is the first thought that comes to mind when finding a deer skull in the woods? Usually, most hunters or outdoor people want to see it hanging in a barn, camp, or in their homes. There is a slight problem with this. There are tons of bacteria on the skull that requires the skull … Read more

The 5 Best Hunting Rifles for Beginners

The Best Hunting Rifles for Beginners

When considering getting into the sport of hunting, you might be faced with an overwhelming amount of choice when it comes to your weapon of choice.  There are countless manufacturers, calibers, and actions of rifles at every new hunter’s disposal. So how do you choose one?  Here we will look at a few of the … Read more

A Comprehensive Guide on What to Wear Hunting

What To Wear Hunting

Your hunting clothes should consist of a base layer, a mid-layer, a jacket, and hunting pants. Sometimes people will layer hunting pants, but this isn’t typical. This type of system will allow you to remove and add clothing depending on the temperature and the amount of activity. A good pair of hunting boots and a … Read more

Can You Eat Feral Hogs?

Are Feral Hogs Good to Eat?

You may have heard it before; I know I heard it enough times “hog meat is no good.” This couldn’t be further from the truth. Properly prepared feral hog is one of the tastiest dishes you could ever have. Does Feral Hog Meat Taste Good Feral hog is extremely good meat to eat. In the … Read more

Best Deer Attractant To Mix With Corn

Best Deer Attractant to Mix with Corn

What are some things deer love to eat that will attract them to the feeder while waiting for the hunt? Having corn in the feeder for bait is excellent, but there needs to be a little more incentive to drive the deer to the hunting turf. Mixing it with something that drives the deer wild … Read more

Hunting Boot vs Hiking Boot: What’s the Difference?

Hunting Boot vs Hiking Boot

If you’re planning for your first hunting trip, don’t forget to add hunting boots to your list. We’ve learned through personal experience that hunting boots and hiking books are not the same things, so you want to be sure you have good footwear for your hunting adventures. Here’s what we know about hunting boots vs. hiking … Read more

A Beginners Guide to Coon Hunting

Coon Hunting

Raccoon hunting has been around for hundreds of years, and it continues to draw in avid hunters, although it’s been overshadowed by duck and deer hunting in recent decades. We have learned a lot from our coon hunting experience, and we hope this guide helps fellow hunters get the most of their time in the woods … Read more

How to go Chipmunk Hunting

Chipmunk hunting

Chipmunks are the ground living cousin of the squirrel. You may want to hunt them for food, or they may be driving you mad by digging up your garden. Whatever your reason, you’ve got some questions, and we’ve got some answers. Can chipmunks be hunted? Yes, in most states, chipmunks can be hunted or trapped. … Read more