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Crossbows now allowed to hunt deer during Wisconsin gun deer season

Published on November 7, 2012 By admin

New rule does not apply to archery deer hunting seasons EAU CLAIRE – According the the Wisconsin DNR, any hunter now can use a crossbow during any Wisconsin gun deer season, including muzzleloader, under the authority of their gun deer license and gun deer carcass tags, under new rules approved this year that apply to […]

Minnesota DNR anticipates good deer hunting season

Published on October 31, 2012 By admin

Deer hunting should be good when Minnesota’s firearms hunting season opens Nov. 3, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). “Minnesota’s deer population is up from last year, in part, because of the mild winter,” said Lou Cornicelli, the DNR’s wildlife research manager. “Mild winters result in more survival of adults, more fawns […]

Safe deer hunters are never sorry

Published on October 23, 2012 By admin

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) urges deer hunters to make safety their first priority when Minnesota’s firearm deer season opens Nov. 3 by taking the time now to plan for a safe and successful hunt. There are many considerations to take into account before the opening morning, according to Capt. Mike Hammer, DNR […]

New penalties for deer baiting in Minnesota

Published on October 17, 2012 By admin

According to the Minnesota DNR, participants in Minnesota’s firearm deer season will be greeted with new penalties for baiting violations when they go afield Nov. 3. “It seems that every year our officers are spending more and more time responding to complaints about baiting or discovering it while on patrol,” said Lt. Col. Rodmen Smith, […]

Big Game Logic Launches Hunting App with Satellite and Heat Map Deer Herd Tracking

Published on October 14, 2012 By admin

Janesville, WI(PRWEB) Big Game Logic’s iPhone application allows hunters to create virtual deer hunting camps that mirror hunting areas, track active and historical sitings, view deer herd activity via heat maps, and more. Creators of the BigGameLogic.com deer hunting website have released an iPhone application that allows hunters to create virtual deer hunting camps that […]

School is out, youth deer hunting season is in, in Minnesota

Published on October 10, 2012 By admin

Youth ages 10-15 are eligible to participate in a special deer season that runs from Thursday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Oct. 21, in 28 permit areas of southeastern and northwestern Minnesota, plus the 601 area of the metro area, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). “School is out in many communities during […]

Top 10 Deer Hunting Tips

Published on October 8, 2012 By admin

With deer season fast approaching, Andrew Saari, the author of “How to Hunt Deer: Whitetail Tactics”, offers these top 10 tips for bagging your buck during the upcoming hunting season. According to Saari: #1 Scent is a huge factor when hunting. Do everything you can to avoid bringing in any foreign scents that could potentially […]

Trail Camera Pictures from the Week Ending 10/6

Published on October 7, 2012 By admin

It’s been pretty boring so far this hunting season. We sat in the new stand for a couple of hours last night and watched a doe and two fawns for about an hour. The bucks disappeared about a month ago, and still haven’t come back. Another week or two, and they should be around again. […]

Wisconsin Deer Hunting Season Dates

Published on September 13, 2012 By admin

This year the deer hunting dates in Wisconsin are as follows: Bow Season runs from September 15 – November 15, 2012, then from November 17 – January 6, 2013 Gun Deer Hunting Season runs from November 17 – November 25, 2012 Muzzleloader Season runs from November 26 – December 5, 2012 Youth Deer Hunt runs […]

Breaking Out the Bow: Prepping for Deer Season

Published on August 21, 2012 By admin

by Daniel Haltman One of the things on my agenda for this week is to start my summer archery routine and start getting my bow skills honed in for the upcoming deer season. I would love to say that I never stop shooting but that would be a lie. While I know that I should […]