Entries by Bone Collector

Tips on Scouting for Deer in the Post Season

Scouting for Deer Post Season | Establishing a Base for Next Year Now that snow has finally covered some parts of the country, it seems winter is actually here. Unfortunately, its arrival means the end of many deer hunting seasons. Most of these are probably firearm seasons, since archery seasons are usually pretty liberal and […]

Late Season Bow Hunting Tips for Buzzer Beater Bucks

Late Season Bow Hunting | Overcoming Late Season Challenges Brrrr…do you feel those cold temperatures creeping in? Oh, and do you notice that white fluffy stuff accumulating in the yard this time of year? It’s probably here to stay. The deer hunting calendar is winding down. Winter is here and that means one last adventure […]

Understanding and Hunting The Second Rut

Deer Hunting the Second Rut Widespread rut activity is slowing down significantly and fewer bucks are running uncontrollably around the woods seeking out does. The peak rut, the few weeks each deer hunting season marked on every hunter’s calendar, has come to end. The primary rut may have passed, but mature whitetails are always keeping […]

Pull Bucks in on a String | How To Use Doe Estrous

Deer Scents | Using Doe Estrous During the Rut While this year might have been a little hectic and overwhelming with the election, things are calming down now and we can focus back on the rut!  November typically means cooler weather and the start of the rut when those mature bucks begin to show up […]

Deer Calls | Rattling in Bucks 101

Deer Calls for Rattling in Bucks During the Rut November marks the unofficial start to the rut in many parts of the country. Deer hunters build anticipation all year long for these few weeks. Deer hunting the rut gives you a chance at scoring a mature whitetail that may only have been seen on the […]