2 Enormous Bucks, 2 Enormous Stories!

2 Enormous Bucks, 2 Enormous Stories!

By Bernie Barringer Get ready for two of the most bizarre deer hunting stories involving gigantic whitetail bucks. You really can’t make this stuff up, and the fact that they both happened basically at the same time, early in the 2021 deer seasons, with a lot of...
An October Hunt: Go Early or Go Late

An October Hunt: Go Early or Go Late

By Bernie Barringer Much has been said about the October “Lull.” It’s no secret that bucks are hard to find out and about during the daylight during this period of time; they spend the majority of the daylight hours in some shady thicket, waiting for the sun to set....
Five Important Keys to Opening Day Success

Five Important Keys to Opening Day Success

By Bernie Barringer Every bowhunter can relate to this scenario: You have watched a particular buck off and on all summer. He’s been quite visible in the fields feeding in the evenings and he’s even somewhat predictable in his habits. This could be the year you...
How to Get Fast Action on the Bear Baits

How to Get Fast Action on the Bear Baits

In some areas, you have a short time to get your baits working. Here are some strategies for firing them up fast and keeping the bears coming. By Bernie Barringer Here in Minnesota, the date you can bait bears is the Friday two weeks before opening day. Through the...