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We’re Giving Away a 64-Acre Whitetail Paradise

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We’re Giving Away a 64-Acre Whitetail Paradise

Last year we bought a small, non-descript farm in Michigan with the goal of transforming it into a hunting and wildlife paradise. We documented the whole process in our Back 40 YouTube series. After two autumns on the farm, we’re ready for the final and most exciting phase of the project: We’re...
The Struggle of a Colorblind Outdoorsman

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The Struggle of a Colorblind Outdoorsman

I’m a hunter and I’m colorblind. For a guy who has to follow a lot of blood trails, this is not a good combination. But I’m not alone. According to reports from San Francisco State University, about 5% of females and 8% of males have some form of colorblindness. This means there are likely hundreds...
3 Lessons (Hopefully) Learned While Raising a Hunter

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3 Lessons (Hopefully) Learned While Raising a Hunter

It’s a moment every father dreams of. My son drew back on the buck, took a deep breath, paused for a moment to settle in, and then released his arrow. It was a perfect shot. “Dadda, I ga ga the deer buck!” My son is two years old and the buck he shot is made of foam. But I kid you not, he anchored...
How to Crap in the Woods Like a Pro

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How to Crap in the Woods Like a Pro

Like most firsts, my inaugural shit in the woods was a clumsy endeavor. I was 6 years old and on the brink of an emergency several miles into the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. My mother escorted me behind a large tree, instructed me to pull down my pants, squat, and take care of business...
BEST SHED HUNTING DAY & SCOUTING NEW MICHIGAN FARM – #WiredToHuntWeekly 37

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BEST SHED HUNTING DAY & SCOUTING NEW MICHIGAN FARM – #WiredToHuntWeekly 37

By Mark Kenyon This week I headed out to scout a new farm in Michigan and along the way found my most shed antlers in a single day ever! This is a property I’ll likely be talking about a lot this year, so check out the video below to get a first look at the area and enjoy some bonus shed hunting fun...
Physical Fitness and Deer Hunting? And Testing Sitka’s TTW Gear – #WiredToHuntWeekly 34

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Physical Fitness and Deer Hunting? And Testing Sitka’s TTW Gear – #WiredToHuntWeekly 34

By Mark Kenyon In our latest vlog I tackle the topic of how much physical fitness is actually needed for deer hunting, share a few of my recommended ways of staying in shape for deer, and I test out some of Sitka Gear’s new Training, Travel and Workwear clothing.
John Eberhart’s Late Season Public Land Twelve Pointer

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John Eberhart’s Late Season Public Land Twelve Pointer

If you enjoyed Episodes #62 and #159 of the Wired To Hunt Podcast with John Eberhart, you’re in for a treat. Over recent months, we’ve been sharing a number of John’s successful kill stories and today we’re back with another. John’s detailed description of his hunts and plans offer a rare chance to...
26 Days In A Tree: Lessons Learned Chasing the Rut

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26 Days In A Tree: Lessons Learned Chasing the Rut

By Mark Kenyon It started on October 24th and it ended this Monday, November 19th. My annual rut hunting marathon. Over that stretch I hunted 26 of 27 days. 15 of those days were all-day sits. And I had encounters with my target buck 11 times. I sat in temperatures from the teens all the way up into...
Reviewing My 2017 Sitka Gear Whitetail System – #WiredToHuntWeekly 24 (video)

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Reviewing My 2017 Sitka Gear Whitetail System – #WiredToHuntWeekly 24 (video)

By Mark Kenyon This week on #WiredToHuntWeekly I’m finally acting on a request that I’ve gotten from many a Wired To Hunt reader/viewer/listener – I’m reviewing the Sitka Gear that I use for my whitetail hunts across the country. In this video I show each of the items I wear from early season all...
John Eberhart’s Rainy Day 1975 11 Point

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John Eberhart’s Rainy Day 1975 11 Point

If you enjoyed Episodes #62 and #159 of the Wired To Hunt Podcast with John Eberhart, you’re in for a treat. Over recent weeks, we’ve been sharing a number of John’s successful kill stories here on Wired To Hunt and we’re back with more today. Here we’ve got a story from way back in John’s history...