A to Z Guide to White-tailed Deer and Deer Hunting

Author: Randall Gilbert

Publisher: Woods N' Water, Inc.

ISBN: 9780970749390

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 232

View: 2475

Complete reference guide of information, terms, phrases, and topics about white-tailed deer. 99 black-and-white photos and 13 illustration.

American Whitetail Deer Hunting Tips and Resources

Author: Terry F. Townsend

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1412001153

Category: Cooking

Page: 486

View: 9905

Your search for a new book, including a 'whitetail deer' education; pictures and drawings; 'deer hunting' tips and strategies; cooking 'venison recipes'; free downloads; hundreds of 'web site' resources; for veteran hunters including men, women, and young people has concluded. This book covers hunting whitetails with a rifle, bow or muzzleloader, from the packing list to putting venison on the table.

Deer and Deer Hunting

The Serious Hunter's Guide

Author: Robert Wegner

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811725859

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

View: 6827

Offers profiles of famous deer hunters, discusses deer habits and behavior, and looks at bow hunting, deer camps, and hunting ethics

Petersen's Hunting Guide to Whitetail Deer

A Comprehensive Guide to Hunting Our Country's Favorite Big-Game Animal

Author: Petersen's Hunting

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1510713182

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 156

View: 8930

Petersen’s Hunting Guide to Whitetail Deer is packed with a wealth of valuable how-to information compiled by the foremost authorities in the sport. A vast range of topics are covered in these articles including: • Pre-season planning • Scouting techniques Rut hunting strategies Field judging bucks Best calibers and ammo Decoy use Equipment reviews • And much more Enhance your experience with tips and tactics written by experts such as Mike Schoby, Craig Boddington, and Doug Howlett. Petersen’s Hunting Guide to Whitetail Deer is an essential resource for all hunting enthusiasts. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Shooter's Bible Guide to Planting Food Plots

A Comprehensive Handbook on Summer, Fall, and Winter Crops To Attract Deer to Your Property

Author: Peter Fiduccia

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1620870908

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

View: 2720

Planting a well-balanced, well-planned food plot for deer can be a great resource for any hunter: it attracts and holds deer in the area, and creates a healthier herd. This detailed, hands-on guide will teach you everything you need to know about planting food plots for deer like a pro. Author Peter Fiduccia shares the time-tested planting knowledge he has used on his farm to help anyone grow more successful food plots. Some of the topics included in this essential guide are: Knowing what plants attract and hold deer best from October through January Learning what warm-season plants help provide maximum nutrition for deer in spring and summer Understanding why over-seeding is worse than under-seeding a food plot Maximizing weed control by using the right herbicides Learning how to keep predator numbers low on your land And much more! This practical guide will help both first-time planters and veteran food plotters take their deer management skills to the next level, for a healthier herd and better hunting.

Complete Guide to Hunting

Basic Techniques for Gun & Bow Hunters

Author: Gary Lewis

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

ISBN: 1616732849

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 160

View: 302

Make the most of your time in the field Whether heading into the field after a favorite game animal or pursuing a species for the first time, hunters want as much information as possible to make the hunt successful. This book provides tips and techniques for hunting more than 28 species of big game, small game, upland birds, turkeys and waterfowl. More than 300 photos and illustrations discuss choosing a bow or firearm; planning a hunt; scouting; hunting strategies such as still-hunting, stalking, using hunting dogs, driving, flushing and more.

Deer & Deer Hunting's Guide to Hunting in the Rut

Author: Deer & Deer Hunting Editors

Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.

ISBN: 1440243298

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 128

View: 642

Bag your biggest buck during the rut! The whitetail rut is only a short window of time each fall hunting season. Yet its heart-pounding, sometimes chaotic action is some of the most anticipated and talked about all year round. Big bucks are moving and more visible than any other time of the year, and archery and firearms seasons are open all over the country. Deer & Deer Hunting's Guide to Hunting the Rut brings more than 40 years of experience from North America's foremost white-tailed deer hunting authority to show you how to tag your biggest buck ever. Get the advantage this year with proven tips and tactics from some of the most knowledgeable biologists and hunters in the country. Packed with strategies and advice for gun hunters and archery hunters alike--of all experience levels--this book covers everything you need to know about the patterns of the pre-rut, intensity of the rut, the last-chance breeding behavior of the post-rut and much more to provide the information you need to maximize your deer hunting time in the field. Inside you'll learn about: Research on scrapes and licking branches Understanding deer breeding behavior How and when to rattle and call in mature bucks Tactics for finding and hunting core areas on public and private land

All-American deer hunter's guide

Author: Jim Zumbo

Publisher: New Win Pub

ISBN: 9780832903359

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 340

View: 4307

Discusses rifles, shotguns, muzzleloaders and bows, recommends techniques for hunting deer, and tells how to find white-tail and mule deer

Whitetail Addicts Manual

Proven Methods for Hunting Trophy Whitetail

Author: T. R. Michels

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9781610603188

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 144

View: 2230

Whitetail Addicts Manual provides whitetail hunters, whether they are novices or experts, with the information they need to understand the biology and behavior of white-tailed deer. This information will enable hunters to understand how deer, especially trophy-class whitetail bucks, act on a seasonal and daily basis and how they react to the daily, changing conditions around them. This book will help hunters know how to locate deer in existing conditions each day and will also arm them with highly successful archery and firearms tactics and techniques for each rut phase. Ultimately the content will successfully provide enthusiasts with the information and skills that will make them more successful hunters regardless of hunting conditions. Written by a nationally recognized big-game expert, the content is based on his more than 20 years of research, studying how trophy whitetails behave in a range of conditions. The content contains several chapters on biology and behavior of North AmericaÆs most popular big-game species and several different tactics and techniques for scouting, observing, locating, patterning, and hunting. All techniques were developed by the author when he was professional hunting guide and outfitter for more than 15 years. Whitetails are the most popular species to hunt in North America and interest continues to grow from both men and woman of all ages. This book is also the complete guide to the species, so it's great for researchers and biologists, as well, in that it is the complete study of the species and its behavior. The knowledge that hunters gain from this book will not only help them be more successful hunters it will help them take more trophy bucks -- the goal of all whitetail addicts. Discusses firearm, muzzleloading and archery techniques.

The Total Deer Hunter Manual (Field & Stream)

301 Hunting Skills You Need

Author: Scott Bestul,David Hurteau

Publisher: Weldon Owen

ISBN: 9781616286088

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 2955

From Field & Stream magazine’s deer-hunting experts, the authors of the Whitetail 365 blog on fieldandstream.com demystify everything the modern hunter needs to know. For bow-hunters, traditional rifle-shooters, shotgun and muzzleloader hunters, and more, this is the one book you need to get the buck of your dreams. Whether you spend all year plotting and preparing for your ultimate whitetail season, or just enjoy a few hunting trips a year with your buddies, this is the book you need. Hundreds of field-tested tips from Field & Stream’s deer-hunting experts cover tips and tricks from America’s best hunting guides and their own decades of experience, including: SHOOT BETTER With detailed exercises and advice for bow-hunters as well as rifle and shotgun users, this book takes you out on the range and into the woods, with what you need to bring home a trophy buck instead of a lame excuse. PLAN ALL YEAR What do you do when deer season ends? Stow your gear, mount your trophies, and start planning for next year. Here’s how to plot your hunting grounds, plant the food deer love, and upgrade your equipment. TRACK LIKE A PRO Where do deer live? What do they eat? How do they behave during the all-importnant rut season? You may think you know the answers to these questions, but the latest research and unusual historical wisdom will surprise you—and make you a better hunter. Selected chapters include: -Get a Grip on Deer Senses -Track the Rut -Break Down Your Deer Season -Be a Mountain Man -Learn 5 Lockdown Secrets -Field Dress a Buck in Minutes -Analyze Whitetail Anatomy

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Hunting

Author: Frank Miniter

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1596985402

Category: Political Science

Page: 269

View: 9738

Why the Left's anti-hunting propaganda is dead wrong! Nothing is more hated--and more misunderstood--by the trendy Left than hunting. But now intrepid hunter and pro-hunting activist Frank Miniter sets the record straight. In The Politically Incorrect Guide(tm) to Hunting, he details the concrete benefits that hunting provides to all of us--even how it helps the environment. Speaking with wildlife biologists, hunters, farmers, anti-hunters, and victims of animal attacks, Miniter explains how banning hunting negatively affects wildlife populations and conservation. Miniter's fearless, politically incorrect take on hunting lays out the facts that liberal enviro-nuts don't want you to know.

Hunting the First State: A Guide to Delaware Hunting - Second Edition

Author: Steven Kendus

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0557787289

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 218

View: 618

Perfectly situated on the eastern seaboard between the Chesapeake Bay to the west and the Delaware River, Delaware Bay, and Atlantic Ocean to the east, Delaware has proven to be a hunting paradise for local sportsmen. For centuries, outdoorsmen and outdoorswomen have harvested the natural riches offered by the wild game that inhabit Delaware's deciduous forests, salt and freshwater marshes, and cultivated crop fields. Common game, such as white-tailed deer, Canada geese, and varied species of ducks have been targeted by the majority of Delaware hunters, but woodcock, quail, snow geese, crows, squirrels, and rabbits are also plentiful in Delaware and provide Delaware sportsmen with hours of hunting enjoyment each season. Join Delawarean Steven Kendus as he uses his hunting wisdom, experience, and research to preserve Delaware's hunting legacy by sharing important history, tactics, locations, tips, and tricks associated with Delaware hunting.

Big Game Hunter's Guide to Colorado

Author: John Axelson

Publisher: Wilderness Adventures Press

ISBN: 9781885106551

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 508

View: 5327

Designed for both resident and out-of-state hunters, this comprehensive travel/hunting guidebook has information on hunting tactics and techniques, shot placement, habitat and habits, hunting on public and private lands, and caring for meat and trophies. Also includes essential travel information on restaurants, meat processors, gunsmiths, and more.

Tracks of the White-Tailed Buck: A Deer Tracking Guide

Author: Wayne A. Laroche

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780983983002

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 106

View: 7391

Every white-tailed deer hunter looks for deer tracks and other deer sign while hunting and scouting. Few hunters actually can effectively "read" deer sign. This is the most detailed and comprehensive guide to whitetail hoofs, tracks and tracking that has ever been written. Based on original research and documented by more than 60 photographs and illustrations, this guide describes details that will help you distinguish buck tracks from doe tracks, age tracks, estimate the size of a buck by his tracks and much more. This guide describes development of and use of the Trackometer track measuring tool which has scales that estimate a whitetail buck's weight by measuring the maximum width of his tracks. The author explains how this unique tool, along with the fingerprint like characteristics of deer hoofs can make it possible to distinguish individual bucks by their tracks. In addition to the "science" of deer hoofs and tracks, this guide provides a no BS discussion of the "art" of tracking deer in the big woods as well as tips that you will find useful whether you are scouting your back forty or locating a wounded deer. This is a little book that you will want to read more than once.

Elk Hunting Guide

Skills, Gear, and Insight

Author: Tom Airhart

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811732116

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 418

View: 7001

A thorough, informative guide to the growing sport of elk hunting with in-depth coverage of current equipment and gear Techniques for tracking elk and staying safe in the wilderness Advice on choosing guides and outfitters With the popularity of elk hunting on the rise, many beginners have been left wanting information that goes beyond conventional wisdom and the same old tips and techniques. In his Elk Hunting Guide, Tom Airhart rises to the occasion, providing an in-depth, wide-ranging, but never dull introduction to the sport that draws on his more than thirty years of experience taking elk. This comprehensive book covers every aspect of the hunt in extensive detail, from gearing up and navigating the terrain to stalking elk and making the kill. Also included is specific advice for some of the most popular elk hunting regions in the country, as well as some rules of thumb for choosing reputable guides. And spread throughout the book are the author's lively "Elk Hunting Tales" - instructive stories that are the next best thing to sharing a campfire with an expert the night before a big hunt.

Shooter's Bible Guide to Deer Hunting

A Master Hunter's Tactics on the Rut, Scrapes, Rubs, Calling, Scent, Decoys, Weather, Core Areas, and More

Author: Peter J. Fiduccia

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1510727566

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 212

View: 7817

A Deer Authority’s Best Tips from Decades in the Field As a seasoned hunter, host of a hunting television show, and acclaimed author and editor, Peter J. Fiduccia has amassed prodigious experience in pursuit of the whitetail. Now, he shares his tips, tactics, and techniques with readers, touching on every topic related to hunting whitetail deer. Some of his tips include: Core Areas: key strategies to take a buck in his core area Deer Calls: surefire advice to guarantee a buck will respond to grunt calls Using Scents: a radical scent tactic reveals how to attract bucks during the rut Shot Placement: how to regularly make dead-on one-shot kills Wounded Deer: methods that will drastically improve your tracking skills Scrape Hunting: fail-proof strategies to flush out a mature buck Weather: up your buck hunting success using barometric pressure and weather fronts Terrain: how to identify the places mature bucks regularly travel Fiduccia covers these and many more subjects in Shooter's Bible Guide to Deer Hunting. Hunters will find many ways to hone their skills and bag more deer with this handy guide.

American Whitetail

Deer Hunting Tips & Resources—Everything You Need to Know About Whitetail Deer Hunting

Author: Terry F. Townsend

Publisher: Derrydale Press

ISBN: 1586671197

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 530

View: 6689

This comprehensive "how to" book is for both the beginner and the experienced hunter, and contains hundreds of valuable tips, photos, and illustrations whether hunting with a bow, rifle, or muzzleloader. It explains the best methods for tracking and recovering a deer, and how to field dress, skin out, butcher, and package your venison for the freezer. The book also details such deer-country hazards as ticks and venomous snakes, reviews basic safety issues, and lists hundreds of resources for everything from outfitters and guides to hunting supplies. American Whitetail even includes a chapter on reaping the rewards of a successful hunt with twenty-five great venison recipes.

Hunting Big Woods Bucks

Secrets Of Tracking And Stalking Whitetails

Author: Hal Blood

Publisher: Woods N' Water, Inc.

ISBN: 9780972280433

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

View: 6971

If learning how to read deer sign more effectively, understanding the nuances of following a big-buck track, or honing your stalking and general deer-hunting skills are important to you, then this book will become a treasured reference in your deer-hunting library.