Jonathan Gill

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How to Read Deer Trails

Deer trails are integral to what we do as hunters. We scout. We learn. We do our homework. Part of that homework consists of making sure we know and …

How to Avoid Common Deer Hunting Mistakes

Don’t bet on being unsinkable during whitetail season. That attitude didn’t work too well for the Titanic 104 years ago, and a laidback approach …

South Dakota

6 Ways The Pros Target Late-Season Pheasants

Nervous. Skittish. Spooky. Suspicious. Paranoid. Edgy. Jumpy. Flighty. High-Strung. Tough. Tenacious.<p>Oh. And add Educated to the list.<p>A late season …

South Dakota

Five Small Spreads for Ducks

<i>By Wade Bourne</i><p>When it comes to decoy spreads, many hunters subscribe to the "bigger is better" theory. They believe that the power of a spread's …

5 Ways To Maximize Camouflage Concealment

Camouflage concealment is one of nature’s most astounding gifts to the apex predators. Predators like the Great White Shark and Bengal Tigers make …

Hunting

How to Hunt Edges for Deer

Whitetail deer are edge animals. It’s a simple fact. And many hunters do not know this. For those who don’t know — or simply ignore — this fact, …

Introduction to Shotguns for Survival – Part 2

Written by John Hertig on The Prepper Journal.What could a shotgun do for us in survival situations?The post Introduction to Shotguns for Survival – …

Hung Up

Hiding in Plain Sight

<i>By Matt Young</i><p>As hunting pressure in the United States has reached an all-time high in recent years, ducks and geese are becoming conditioned to avoid …

Hunting

7 Best Bow Hunting Tips

In order to be a great bow hunter, you’ll have to go through years of training and experience. It’s just like playing a musical instrument; at first, …

Survivalism

10 Still Hunting Tips for Deer Hunting Winter Bucks

Winter Deer Hunting | The Art of Still Hunting Bucks<p>The tree stand is by far the method of choice for deer hunting. But late season whitetail hunting …

Nine Deer Hunting Goals You Should Consider for 2017

How to Develop Deer Hunting Goals<p>New Year’s resolutions are well under way across the country. At least that’s the idea, right? As we reflect on the …

20 Dumb Things You Can Do on a Hunt

<b>1. Give your friend’s dog some in-the-field coaching.</b><p>If the mutt’s so dull his fur aches, it’s your duty to coach him. And besides, you can always …

How Three Experts Kill Early-Season Gobblers

Early-season gobblers can be tough. Often, the birds are still gathered in large groups, and they do as much silent strutting as raucous gobbling. …

15 Best Outdoor Gifts For The Next Camping Trip Under $50

Bushcraft 101<p>For the outdoorsman in training, some literature based on how to make the most of your outdoor excursions is never a bad idea. This …

How to Go Camping Like a Pro

Like everything else in life, knowing how to do something comes with a trial-and-error period.<p>We're here to help minimize the error portion of the …

Top 10 Best Backpacking Water Filters of 2018

Water is one of the essential items that you need to survive. Without access to safe water, you’re not going to finish your backpacking trip. The …

Backpacking

What I Learned After Forgetting to Pack the Coffee—Again

I’m not the careful backpacking organizer that I probably should be. Oh, once upon a time I was. But over the past few summers, anytime we’re headed …

Coffee

Clean, Protect and Waterproof Your Gear

Testing the waters in a pair of leather waterproofed boots. Photo by Erik Haugen-Goodman.Winter is a tough time of year for your gear—mud and rain …

Backpacking

5 Ways To Downsize Your Presentation For Cold Water Bass

In the winter, the water is the clearest it’s been all year and bass are deep and sluggish. Cold fronts followed by bluebird sky days with frigid, …

Spotting Fish

Tips for spotting fish<p><b>Get a quality pair of polarized sunglasses</b>. The right sunglasses are essential when trying to spot fish. Sun on the water …

Five Useful Knots For Camping, Survival, Hiking, And More

Have you ever come across a situation where something you never really thought of before was all of a sudden extremely important? Finding yourself in …

Don't Wait For Warm Days To Fish Winter Bass

Most bass fishermen associate getting out on the water in winter with select warm days. But what they fail to realize is that the dreary, cold, …