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15 Places Big Bucks Bed That Deer Hunters Should Hunt

Deer hunting is about three things: Food . Water . And cover . It’s that simple. Yet it’s so difficult to get up close to and kill deer — especially mature deer. It’s even tougher to do it on a consistent basis. Why is that? Oftentimes, it’s because hunters pay...


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20 Realtree Pro Staffers with Their First Deer

Realtree is proud of the fact that they have the best pro staff in the industry. The men and women who represent Realtree camo are second to none and not only represent the brand but also live and love the hunting heritage. They’re real. They’re genuine. And they’re just like...


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18 Tips for Stalking Deer with a Bow

Stalking deer is a serious business. Slipping up on an animal that can smell you from 400 yards, see you from 3/4 of a mile and hear the slightest snap of a twig is tricky business. It takes real skill to accomplish this sort of thing. And that’s why we’re...


Why Everyone Who Says Shed Hunting Is Useless Is Wrong

Shed hunting. People either love it and do it religiously, or they don’t do it at all. There aren’t many people who fall in-between. There are many people, though, who say shed hunting is useless and that it holds no informational value. I say that’s false. I disagree with that...


Review: Winchester Deer Season Slug

This new ammo option required incredible amounts of research and comprehensive testing to ensure this load is deer-ready. And it is. It utilizes a rear-stabilized wad. The best part? It travels downrange with the slug. This increases accuracy which translates to better shots and more recoverable deer. I experienced this...


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Deer Hunting the Golden Triangle in Illinois


Personality Clash: Rut Daniels Meets Michael Pitts

Rut Daniels. Michael Pitts. Two totally different guys from different worlds duke it out. But then, they meet under one banner -- the Realtree banner -- to promote hunting. And wouldn't you know, they even get along. Eventually. Check out what they had to say to each other when they...


Unreal Mass on Giant Southern Buck

Mass is one of the biggest allures of those who love hunting big bucks. And one thing is for sure, this buck has it. Check out this hunt where Matt Duff harvested a giant Mississippi buck. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer...


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Cool Deer Hunting Gear Products from the 2019 ATA Show

The ATA Show is where all of the hot new hunting gear is showcased to the public. We cover new bows, broadheads, arrows, sights, rests, quivers, boots, camo clothing, etc. All stuff we love to see, hear and read about. But then there are always some cool, unique products that...


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How to Use the Gut Daddy Field-Dressing Kit

Gutting deer has long been a part of our hunting culture. Sure, you can go the gutless approach. But, by in large, most deer hunters still gut their deer promptly after the kill. That’s the tradition. That’s just what we do. Enter the Gut Daddy . This is a new...


Buck Attacks Deer After Hunter Kills It

It's not uncommon to see bucks do crazy things during the rut. After all, they aren't exactly always in the state of mind you'll find them in during the other 11 months out of the year. That said, it is extremely uncommon to witness what Josh McDaniel saw in Indiana...


Trail Camera Review: The Spartan Go Cam

Cellular trail cameras are extremely beneficial for scouting whitetails. They might just be the most revolutionary scouting tool ever invented. Here we discuss the Spartan Go Cam in Realtree camo. Check out what we have to say on the new product. Don't Miss: 13 Crazy Trail Camera Photos Are you...


Hunting Giant Canadian Whitetails 101

Alberta whitetails can exceed 300 pounds with antler size to match. If you’re considering this world-class trophy, here’s what you need to know. White-tailed deer are the most popular big-game animal in America. So, one might ask, “Why travel to Canada to hunt one?” Antler and body size are key...


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The Top 10 Deer Hunting Blog Posts of 2018

I'm a deer hunter from Kentucky that grew up slinging arrows and bullets at pressured river-bottom whitetails. If it’s deer or turkey season, you’ll find me high in an oak tree or sitting up against one. And I enjoy spending that time in the outdoors with my wife, Kathryn, as...


Giant Buck Comes in to Decoy

Phillip Vanderpool is no stranger to deer decoys. And he's no stranger to big bucks, either. He knows a fair bit about both. Check out this hunt where he arrows a giant Kansas buck that slow steps into range. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are...


Huge Whitetail Bucks Fight at 10 Yards

Watching two old, mature bucks duke it out is a sight to see. It's fairly rare to witness in parts of the world, but more common in others. Whether you've seen it happen or not, though, this is as classic as it gets. View two battle-tested warriors vie for dominance...


Terry Rohm Hunts a Buck Named Stickers

Here we find Terry Rohm, who's after a big non-typical buck he calls "Stickers." It's an action-packed deer hunt. Don't Miss: The Best Scent Strategies for the Rut Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how to accomplish your goals? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on...


Hunting a Giant Late-Season Buck with a Crossbow

Hunting is fun. Hunting big deer is really fun. And here we find ourselves with a hunt where Gregg Ritz ended a 6-year pursuit. Check out this huge, late-season Illinois buck. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn how...


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Your Realtree Treestand Selfies

We can't be in the stand with you, but we wish we could. After all, you're part of the Realtree family and family members like to be there to support one another. But since we can't accompany you on your hunts, we asked you to share a little piece of...


Roger Culpepper Self-Films Droptine Buck Bowhunt

Roger Culpepper helps manage Realtree Farms. He also spends time each fall pursuing big white-tailed deer in Georgia. Check out this hunt where he self-films a pursuit for a big droptine deer. Don't Miss: 20 Deer Hunting Lies Your Granddaddy Told You Are you a deer hunter wanting to learn...


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