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Big Buck Rubs - Excitement turns to disappointment.

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As I round the outside edge of the standing corn field en route to stand with intentions of checking my Moultrie Game Spy 4.0 camera that is located on the back side of a standing corn field I see a nice fresh rub…..  Looking closer, that rub is on the tree my game camera has been […]
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Monster Buck Harvest in IL.

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After more than two decades of bowhunting and countless hours spent in pursuit of whitetail deer I finally scored on a true giant.  Words can’t even begin to explain the feeling that I still have right now, less than 24 hours after harvesting the biggest buck of my life.  Although we haven’t put an official […]
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Monster buck shot in Iowa

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Wow, now that is a monster buck. Congrats to Simmons Preston. I would sure love to hear more about this buck. Someone please shoot me some info on this great buck. Not to mention the fact it was taken with a bow!    
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Trail Cameras: The Good and The Bad

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Deciding which trail camera is right for your needs and budget can be a difficult thing. Here I try to break down my reasoning when it comes to finding the camera that works best for me.
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Green Fields, Rut Preperation, Scrapes & Deer Photos!

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Man are we getting to close to the best time of the year for us Bow hunters. We are weeks away from when the big boys come out of hiding. It never seems to amaze me as it starts getting closer to the rut how the giants start to show themselves. You might not see […]
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Hunter Saftey System Product Review

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The Hunter Safety System is the real deal folks. Because safety is no accident. This is the first year that I used the Hunter Safety System, and I will tell you that it is the best full body harness I have ever used. I have had the opportunity to use several different harnesses, and I […]
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October Hunting Update - Buck Down

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New Property A new hunting spot usually means a lot of excitement, work, and frustration. Hanging stands can darn near kill you during the heat of the summer the excitement of what you might see out weighs any work. Justin and I had several goals for this trip: hang 5 sets, mow some walking paths, […]
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Early Season Success in Illinois

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After waiting nearly a month to get into the field, I took advantage of a great opportunity to harvest a mature doe during the early archery season here in Illinois.