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Wisconsin’s 2012 gun deer season opens Nov. 17

Published on November 8, 2012 By admin

This year’s nine-day hunt to have ‘more of a traditional feel’ MADISON — According to Wisconsin DNR, hundreds of thousands of Wisconsinites and visiting non-residents eagerly await the arrival of the 2012 9-day gun deer season, which kicks off Nov. 17. Approximately 10 percent of Wisconsin residents will take to the field for the annual […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]