Today on the show, I'm joined by Mario Trafficante of The Hunting Beast to walk through how he approaches scouting, stand set-up, and understanding deer behavior through each phase of the hunting season.
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Whitetail hunters look forward to the rut all year. Here is a glimpse into what one of those magical days looks like.
Your alarm clock rings. One eye opens and you frantically reach for the phone. You were just dreaming about a 10-point buck that stepped into range, until your iPhone caused you to fall out of your stand. Actually, no, that was just you falling out of bed while grabbing for your alarm. On the bright side, now you’re awake...
By Mark Kenyon
“All social trends eventually bend back on themselves.”
So says Shane Mahoney in today’s Video of the Day, a short film created by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation taken from a recent address at the 2017 RMEF National Convention. In this piece the always captivating Mahoney discusses the shifting relevance of hunting in the modern world and how new trends are pushing our lifestyle back into the foreground. It’s a beautifully done...
As I wrapped up a long weekend in northern Wisconsin, I decided to take advantage of a late-season rainstorm to look around an 80-acre parcel of public land. The deer activity where I’d been focusing my efforts had been pretty slow, so I figured I was missing something.
After sneaking up a long-disused logging road, it became clear that I had been on the wrong side of the property. Likely due to the easy access and the near-constant four-wheeler...