Brow Tines and Backstrap

Whitetails make the hunting world go round. Josh Honeycutt, deer hunting editor and "Brow Tines and Backstrap" blogger, knows a fair bit about killing mature deer. He was raised up hunting the river bottoms of Kentucky. And he still hunts there—among other places—to this day.

Follow along as he shares his adventures, experiences and knowledge of the white-tailed deer.

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7 Ways to Not Get Invited Back to Deer Camp

Some of my fondest hunting memories aren’t of hunting at all. They center around deer camp. The camaraderie of friends and family, some distant and seen only for these few days a year. Watching sparks rise from a campfire until they blend with the bright stars of the night sky...


Bill Jordan Hunts Giant Whitetail in Saskatchewan, Canada

Bill Jordan has killed deer all across North America -- Canada included. Here he chases giant whitetails in Saskatchewan, and works hard to get his tag filled. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how to accomplish your goals?...


Heartland Bowhunter's Michael Hunsucker Hunts Reclusive Buck

Deer hunting is full of ups and downs. Heartland Bowhunter's Michael Hunsucker certainly understands that side of the sport. This video explains that. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how to accomplish your goals? Check out our stories,...


What to Say When a Kid Misses a Deer

We heard the buck walking through the crunchy leaves well before we could make him out in the dense fog. Potroast and I were tucked into an open fencerow that separated a block of timber from the adjoining overgrown field. The area in front of us was a thick tangle...


David Blanton's Contact Falls Out and Misses Huge Drop-Tine Mule Deer

Contacts are great. But they can be a pain -- especially when you're stalking a big deer, you're only 40 yards away, and the blasted things pop out of your eyes. But that's exactly what happened to David Blanton on this hunt. Check it out and see how it all...


Father-and-Son Hunt Is One for the Books

This hunt is packed with pre-rut action and Steven's father makes a perfect shot on an old buck they were targeting. Don't miss the red-hot action. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how to accomplish your goals? Check...


2,300-Yard Public-Land Mule Deer Stalk

This is Steven Fuller's first western hunting trip and it's on public land in Wyoming. Does he put the biggest stalk of his life on a mule deer buck? Maybe so. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how...


What All Happens When a Buck Tends a Doe

Alright. Alright. Alright. Let the jokes flow forth. Go ahead. Get them all out. We’ll wait. We’re still waiting. You good now? Oops. Sorry. Knew you had one more chuckle-maker in ya. Now to the good stuff. Let’s talk peak rut. So, what really happens when a whitetail buck tends...


Deer Hunter Arrows Giant Buck

Jeff Danker is a serious bowhunter. He loves it. And he lives it. Check out this awesome hunt where he takes one of his biggest archery bucks to date. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how to accomplish...


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15 Steps to Forge Your Own Deer Skinning Knife

Next to your firearm or bow, a good knife might be the most important tool you take afield. A quality knife is more than a tool. It is the bridge between the taking of an animal and food on the table. A great knife feels alive in your hand, balanced,...


Technological Advancements of Hunting: Harmful or Helpful?

I am overwhelmed with fulfillment when I hunt. Especially when I observe something new, like noticing that a fox squirrel has the tendency to pause a little longer on a tree branch than a gray squirrel, or being surprised by a 350-pound black bear when he sneaks up just 10...


Giant Buck Hits Scrape at 20 Yards

This is the type of hunt bowhunters dream about. Follow along as Jason Huntsman hunts in Ohio during the rut. A buck he has history with -- an absolute giant whitetail -- hits a scrape 20 yards from his blind. See what happens after that. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting...


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