Today on the podcast, I’m joined by Dan Jajo — the new hunter we documented through the Back 40 series — to hear the inspiring story of how he recently killed his very first deer.
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If you enjoyed Episodes #62 and #159 of the Wired To Hunt Podcast with John Eberhart, you’re in for a treat. Over the coming weeks, John has offered to share a number of his successful kill stories here on Wired To Hunt. And we’re kicking things off with the story and in-depth analysis of his 2016 hunt for an Ohio buck. Enjoy. – MK
By John Eberhart
Last year on the saddlehunter.com hunting talk forum, which is an interactive talk forum dedicated...
Carl Mock was enjoying a day of spring fishing on the Madison River north of West Yellowstone, Montana, on Thursday, April 15 when he was mauled by a big, boar grizzly bear.
The 40-year-old resident of West Yellowstone managed to call 911 despite suffering significant scalp and facial wounds. Emergency crews headed to the Baker’s Hole Campground area and found Mock within an hour.
The first responders transported Mock by toboggan and snowmobile...
Opening mornings of gun seasons in whitetail-rich states like Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania often sound like Civil War re-enactments. It makes me wonder how the woods can hold enough deer to trigger such fusillades.
Some deer get shot at more than once, of course, given that hunters typically carry autoloaders or bolt-, lever- or pump-action rifles or shotguns for quick follow-up shots or a coup de grâce.
Despite all the shooting, the...