Ben Gustafson

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Angry Sow Bear Viciously Charges Hunters in a Ground Blind

You know how they say the worst possible situation you could be in is between an angry sow bear and her cubs? Well, that’s sort of where these two …

Natural Resources Board Considers Early Closure of Wisconsin Ruffed Grouse Season

Wildlife agencies have proposed an early closure of the Wisconsin ruffed grouse season, which opens September 15 in Zone A and October 20 in Zone …

Wildlife

5 Tips for Accuracy - It's All In Your Head

<b>The Take-away</b><p>The longer you aim, the more desperately you want to breathe normally again.<br>• Lay a foundation with a body position that makes full use of …

Hunting

5 Top Places to Find Shed Antlers

<b>Just walking around in the woods looking for shed deer antlers is a low-percentage deal. Concentrate your efforts in these 5 areas to up your odds of</b> …

Research: Understanding Hunting Pressure and Deer Movement

I blamed it on my trail camera. Because of a little piece of modern technology and a memory card, every waking thought I had was consumed by the …

Hunting

What Killed That Deer? These 8 Points of Evidence Might Solve the Mystery

There are many things you might find while roaming the woods this winter and spring, from shed antlers to potential new stand sites, just to name a …

Hunting

Game Commission says trophy whitetail rack shatters Pennsylvania archery record

History was made again this year by a Pennsylvania buck hunter.<p>Thursday, Jan. 4, at the Pennsylvania Game Commission headquarters, a trophy whitetail …

Remembering Charles Alsheimer

It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we report the sudden passing of longtime Deer & Deer Hunting Senior Field Editor Charles J. Alsheimer …

Hunting

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Winter Deer Feeding: More Harm than Good?

December 6, 2017 | by Thomas Ham<p>Save the Deer<p>It will soon be that time of year. The metaphorical warmth of the holiday season gives way to the …

The Science of Scents: How Well Can Deer Smell?

The sense of smell among members of the deer family is legendary. In fact, it’s hard for humans to grasp. But recent research into the sense of smell …

Ever wondered just how well a deer can see?

Deer always seem to sense your presence. Even while eating, these animals are dialed into their surroundings in ways that hardly seems possible. So …

Hunting

One Essential Call Every Deer Hunter Should Master

<i>Bernie gives us valuable insight on the buck roar call.</i><p><i></i>It was in the early 1980s when I first heard a buck make the loud guttural grunt that has …

6 Ways You Spook Deer Without Knowing It

Deer hunting is a game of chess. It’s all about staying off each other’s radar. Deer try to avoid hunters. Hunters try to avoid from alerting deer. …

Monster white-tailed deer, called a 'legend,' taken in northern...

As for the deer, about as non-typical as you can get, Hass said, "It was kind of a freak of nature to even have that thing around."<p>Non-typical …

Best Pistol Caliber for Self-Defense - Is the .45 ACP Outdated?

<i>What is the best pistol caliber for self-defense? .45 ACP or 9mm? This is a storied debate, that generally ends with some agreement that the real</i> …

Double Take: Almost 400 Inches of Antler in a Week

The phrase “buck of a lifetime” gets tossed around quite a bit and means different things for different hunters. But it’s safe to say that most of us …

Medusa Buck by Sarah Svoboda

​I figure I spent about 40 hours hunting this buck, both bow and rifle hunting. I was committed to getting this certain buck or nothing at all.

Grants Enhance New Mexico Elk Habitat, Hunting Heritage

<b>MISSOULA, Mont.</b> -(Ammoland.com)- The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded $107,605 in grant funding toward 19 habitat stewardship and hunting …

WY: Off Duty Warden Shoots, Kills, Charging Grizzly

The off duty Game Warden, Chris Queen appears to be following the best available advise. Tom Smith, Professor at BYU, one of the most quoted …

Guns

3 Ways Bucks Win the Rut

Do you believe the list of attributes a buck must possess to be a successful breeder is long or short? Does it change depending on where you are in …

Hunting

Solved: Deer have direct role in death of Minnesota moose

The parasites that deer carry into the North Woods prove fatal, but hunters resist thinning the herd.

Hunting

4 Best Deer Cartridges: No. 1 for the Woods

OutdoorHub <br>4 Best Deer Cartridges: No. 1 for the WoodsWe can break down the type of deer cartridges needed based on the conditions of the hunt. Woods …

Get A Grip: Proper Grip Essential For Shooting Precision

<b>by Andy Lander, NRA Training Counselor Program Coordinator</b> <i>Note: This article was originally posted on NRA Blog</i><p><b>USA</b> -(Ammoland.com)- Gripping a …

9 Ways to Conceal Movement While Hunting

New research out of the University of Georgia Deer Lab is providing unique insight into the rate at which white-tailed deer process visual images and …

Hunting

Appellate Court Finds Bow Hunting in Montgomery County Parks Isn’t Animal Cruelty

Decision affirms circuit court’s ruling against Bethesda resident<p>By Bethany Rodgers Follow @BethRodgersBB<p>Published: 2017.11.01 10:33<p>MONTGOMERY COUNTY …

4 Tactics for Bagging Late-Season Pheasants

By late season, the dumb pheasants are dead. The survivors have learned that if they run instead of flying, they can evade dogs and hunters. These …

Gunfighter Logic: 10 Rules for Conceal Carry

Humans do many things in a day. Just stop and think about all the tasks you complete on a daily basis; from the time you wipe the drool off your face …

Self Defense

Ruger New Model Super Blackhawk Bisley Revolver in 44 Magnum Review

<i>AmmoLand resident gun nut, Josh Wayner, reviews the Ruger New Model Super Blackhawk Bisley Revolver in 44 Magnum.</i><p><b>U.S.A.</b> –-(Ammoland.com)- It would be …

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Protect Elk Habitat in Wyoming

<b>MISSOULA, Mont.</b> -(Ammoland.com)- The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Natural Resources Conservation Service worked with a private landowner to …