January 2011

Staying in Shape When it isn’t Bow Season

by HuntingFreak
Shooting a Bow Indoors

A lot of bowhunters face the difficult task of staying in good shape and form during the off season. Those living in the more southern parts of the country can obviously cope with winter a little better but even in decent weather perhaps there are other obstacles keeping you from practicing. For example, not having anywhere safe to shoot if […]

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4 Tips to Beating a Deer’s Nose

by HuntingFreak
Beating a Deer's Nose

Most hunters know that their biggest challenge in hunting any type of big game is winning the scent game. Big game, especially deer, can smell exceptionally well. Deer can smell 1000 times better than humans. Not only is it their number one defense in outwitting predators, it’s also how the deer communicate with one another. […]

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The Truth About Quality Deer Management

by HuntingFreak
Quality Deer Management

Quality deer management, also known as QDM is a topic that is getting a lot of lip service lately. It certainly isn’t a new concept but awareness is growing faster than it ever has. Quality deer management practices have been in existence since the mid to late 80’s and possibly even earlier in parts of […]

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How to Create the Perfect Deer Habitat | Part 2

by HuntingFreak
Creating Deer Cover

After meeting with the wildlife biologist about the 160 acre property, we are a little more educated about habitat and what will work and what won’t work in accordance with certain habitat programs. We found out quickly that just drawing up a dream property design can be a bit fly by night. If you are entering […]

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