Early Ice fishing in Wisconsin

Early Ice Fishing in Wisconsin

lake Winnebago bluegill

Casey Witt managed to catch a few bluegills out on Lake Winnebago ice fishing.

Wisconsin lakes have been hit with plenty of early ice this year and the season is now well under way. Ice fishing is not my first love by any means, but it is growing on me. It’s also a good excuse to get out of the house and breathe some fresh air. The fresh panfish and walleye dinners are another great addition to these reasons.  Continue Reading

A Buck Called Arrow

A Buck Called Arrow

WI buck arrow

Casey Witt knows this buck well and is hoping to close the story on the buck that he calls, Arrow.

Last year was a tough year for me with hunting and I’m sure many other hunters experienced the same. Hunting the public land woods of Northern Wisconsin is not easy and a lack of deer on camera and seeing actual deer while in the stand didn’t make it any easier. While I didn’t see much for deer last year, I still ran my cameras and hunted hard, hoping for the best. Unlike in farm country, in the big North woods, you never know what could walk under your tree. I was able to get some pictures of a few bucks later on in the season and one really stuck out to me.  Continue Reading

October Hunting Tips

October Hunting Tips

October Hunting Tips

These October Hunting Tips will help you nail down big bucks this month.

Now that we are deep into October, there are a few things you should be looking for whenever you step into the woods. Things are beginning to change in the woods and new clues are popping up every day. To make sure you stay on top of your game so you can keep up with that big buck, we have a couple of October Hunting Tips for you. Continue Reading

The Joe Franz Buck Video

Joe Franz Buck Video

I’m sure by now many of you have heard of the absolute giant buck that was shot in Iowa a week or so ago but now the video of this epic hunt is finally out. The guys over at Trophy Pursuit have taken what very likely could be the largest free range whitetail on video and is one hunt you won’t want to miss! check it out!

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Remember Hunting Fundamentals for the Rut Chaos

Hunting Fundamentals for the Rut

rut huntin tips

Don’t forget your fundamental hunting skills during the chaotic rut hunting season.

The rut is a great time of year. It’s the best time to get out and deer hunt and offers most hunters their best chance to kill a big buck. The rut makes deer go insane, but sometimes, we as hunters can too. Make sure that you’re prepared and ready for the kill shot during the best time for hunting. Continue Reading

Rut Hunting Tips

Rut Hunting Tips

Rut Hunting Tips

These rut hunting tips will help you know where and when to sit to kill your biggest buck yet this season.

The rut can be described as a chaotic time of the year but is best described as the BEST time of the year to be out in the woods if you’re a bowhunter. A whitetail buck only has one thing on his mind during this time and we can all use this to our benefit. Even though hunting the rut can be wild and unpredictable, there are a few things that can help you out during this season to put a big slob on the ground. Follow these Rut Hunting Tips to have your best season yet.  Continue Reading

Fighting Squirrel Bow Mount

Fighting Squirrel Bow Mount

Fighting Squirrel Bow Mount

The Fighting Squirrel Bow Mount is a nice little tool to get hunting clips right on your cell phone by taking video on your bow

Have you ever wished that you could record yourself putting an arrow through the buck of your dreams? If only there was a hands free device that you could attach right to your bow and capture every second, well now there is. With the Fighting Squirrel bow mount you can now record yourself with your smart phone and you’ll save a ton of money by not having to purchase expensive video equipment by utilizing what’s already in your pocket. Continue Reading

Lower Temperatures Get Bucks on their Feet

Lower Temperatures Get Bucks on their Feet

cold front big bucks

Cold fronts can lead to much more deer movement and can get big bucks on their feet during daylight.

With many archery seasons already underway and the rest opening soon, it’s time to start following weather patterns to figure out the best time to kill the buck of your dreams. The early season temperatures have been un-favorably warm here in the Midwest but that looks to change soon. Now, as we are into October this trend in temps should begin to change and the deer movement should begin to pick up. Continue Reading

Getting Youth Into Hunting

Getting Youth Into Hunting

Kids Hunting

There are ways to get children into hunting and it’s important for the future of our sport

These days it seems like younger kids would rather be sitting in front of a TV or computer screen rather than perched in a tree-stand. With people getting more and more discouraged by hunting every year, it can be tough to get the younger generation to see the bright side of hunting but there are some ways to get them in the woods. Continue Reading

Wicked Tree Gear Saw Reviews

Wicked Tree Gear Saw Reviews

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Wicked Tree Gear’s line up of saws is perfect for any branch trimming and hunting job that you can imagine

Walking back to your vehicle because your equipment can not get the job done is both frustrating and a waste of valuable time.  If you are like me, nothing is more frustrating than trimming out some branches just to have your saw break after the second limb. Many saws these days are made from crappy material and you will be lucky if they make it past one day, let alone one season of use, but the saws from Wicked Tree Gear are not your ordinary saws. Continue Reading