The Deer Hunt from Hell

The Deer Hunt from Hell

By Bernie Barringer Sometimes things do not go as planned. I’ve taken dozens of bowhunting road trips over the past 25 years and there’s been some fantastic ones and a few I would like to forget. My 2018 hunt in Kansas is shaping up to be one for the record books as...
5 tips for all day rut hunts

5 tips for all day rut hunts

Sitting all day during the peak of the rut can be very productive, but very boring. Here are five tips to make it more bearable and improve your odds of being ready when the big one shows up. By Bernie Barringer I’m a pretty high strung person. Sitting still for long...
Get in, Get up and Get a Big Buck

Get in, Get up and Get a Big Buck

By Bernie Barringer Sometimes making a super aggressive move right into the thick of rutting action can put you within range of a buck If you have hunted during the rut for very long, you have probably been in one of those situations where you are right in the middle...
How to Beat the “October Lull”

How to Beat the “October Lull”

Too many bowhunters stay home during October because the reputation of the “October Lull” has them discouraged. Here’s how to improve your success during each week of this maligned month. By Bernie Barringer In the past, I never really got serious about my deer...