whitetail

a whitetail buck is skylined against the sunset.
White-tailed Deer: Life History, Biology, and Hunting

Learn about white-tailed deer and how to hunt them White-tailed deer are the most sought-after…

A golden brown venison pot pie in a cast iron on a stovetop.
Venison Pot Pie with Wild Mushrooms

A delicious way to cook up venison stew meat topped with pastry There is nothing…

Rare venison tenderloin rests on a wooden cutting board. It is smothered in sage pesto.
Venison Tenderloin with Fresh Sage Pesto

A delicious way to enjoy both a tenderloin and fresh, fragrant herbs Nothing seals the…

Fresh venison hangs in Hunt to Eat Argali game bags.
Hanging and Aging Venison Meat

A breakdown of why and how you should hang and age your venison There’s an…

A zoomed-in image of a whitetail deer nose.
How Well Can a Whitetail Deer Smell?

A whitetail’s sense of smell is its ultimate superpower The short answer? Better than a…

A whitetail buck stands in a deciduous woods. He looks like he smells the photographer. Big green trees are in the background.
Does Scent Control Matter in Deer Hunting?

Scent control plays a large part in hunting deer with success Have you ever sat…

A whitetail deer buck stands in a foggy field
A Tale of Two Whitetails: How a Husband and Wife Harvested Their First Bucks

As a new hunter, it didn’t take me long to learn that hunting partners share a…

Two hunters glass for deer.
Why Winter is the Best Season for Hunting Deer

As we round the corner into winter, some people start to pack it in, or…

Two hunters glass for deer.
2nd Annual Women’s Montana Deer Camp

When you hear about a deer camp in Montana, what comes to mind? You probably…

A whitetail buck stands broadside on a field's edge.
Why Native Landscapes are Great for Whitetail Deer

Even whitetail deer need a place to call home This year, I am bowhunting near a cornfield…

A river runs blue through a forest in autumn.
An Espoused Archer: A First-Time Bowhunter’s Missourian Whitetail Hunt

It wasn’t until the age of 22, after three seasons attempted, that I harvested my…