I Am the Seductress

May 12, 2020

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  “It might be me you hear whispering the promises that sound so sweet. They may be promises that will be broken.” – Walt Hampton, Broken Promises     Everyone enjoys a good plot, the drama that sucks us in and keeps us on the edge of our seats. As the tension thickens, each page […]

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Hunting Old Tom, A Distinct Challenge

April 28, 2020

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  “In the soft pink blush of sudden dawn, when the earth awakens around you, when you have carelessly forgotten yesterday’s transgressions and you seek to ruthlessly rule your world for another day, the undisputed king of all you know, it might be me you hear whispering the promises that sound so sweet. They may […]

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Whitetail Magic – Part III

April 14, 2020

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“It is worthwhile, when picking up your deer track in the morning, to attempt a careful stalk until the animal is jumped. If conditions for a quiet approach are ideal, this should not be overlooked. Under situations not conducive for a quiet approach, the tracker might best follow the slots rapidly until he jumps the […]

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Whitetail Magic – Part II

March 31, 2020

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…at all times (the) deer must constantly make choices and play the odds. Whenever exposing himself to danger, he will invariably choose the move that is least risky.                                                       […]

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Whitetail Magic – (Part 1 of a 3 part series)

March 17, 2020

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“Old-time teachers tell you there are about as many quirks in a tracked buck’s behavior as there are bucks” – George Mattis     Well, I’m no old-timer but through my experiences on the track there’s one thing that I have come to expect; a whitetail buck will do the unexpected. If you prepare yourself […]

Fellow Deer Hunters, Professionals We Are Not

March 3, 2020

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Deer hunters, as a collective whole are being duped by the “professionalization” of our grand sport. The mentality of a TV celebrity is not the mentality of the average Joe – it is not the approach of those that hunt for love of the sport. Being a professional has nothing to do with the heart […]

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Tracking Bucks Using A GPS

February 18, 2020

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  Once you know where they go, you’ll quickly realize that you don’t really need the snow! – R.G. Bernier   Anticipation was running high as I lumbered up the mountain. The source of my newfound excitement was four inches of freshly fallen snow. Somewhere up on the top lived the buck that I was […]

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