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Often discarded, the venison flank is a tender meaty morsel that’s also versatile. You can grill it as-is or pound it into thick little medallions and stuff it with asparagus, cheese and anything else that makes you happy. Slice it thinly across the grain and throw it into a hot wok for a quick and […]
Grassland whitetails don’t play by by woodland whitetail rules. Once you get west of classic forest, woodland and Mid-West farmland whitetail country, you’d better be prepared to think outside of the box — because the deer you’re hunting do. In the Dakota’s south to Texas and west to the Rockies, whitetails have learned how to […]
grassland hunting, whitetail hunting
October 2, 2017
Crawford County, WI
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Sullivan County, TN
Calhoun County, WV
Deer hunting advice from the experts. Go on the hunt with Winchester.
With the rut about to pop across much of the nation, hunters will (or should be) calling to bucks more than at any time of the season. Call to whitetails enough and you’ll run into a buck that hangs up just out of range. Follow this week’s video tip to learn how to deal with […]
Last week we opened and examined the scrapes-are-a-night-thing phenomenon. Our conclusion was that yes, scrapes are largely visited by bucks at night, but with a notable exception; I call it “scrape week” –a narrow window just before peak breeding—and we are fast approaching that magic time. To capitalize on scrape week, last week’s blog advised […]
Scrapes have gotten a lot of bad press over the years. I know just why, because I’ve cussed them myself. Our collective frustration with scrapes is perfectly understandable; we find a torn-up patch of dirt, with an overhanging limb pointing down to the scrapes, like a beacon claiming “find buried treasure here!” And our immediate […]
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Bolt-action rifles might be the ultimate hunting tools, but lever actions might be the ultimate “excitement” rifles. Open sights and short to medium range bullets like 44-40 Winchester, 30-30 Winchester and 45-70 Govt. put the hunt back in hunting, something Winchester’s been doing for 150 years. Winchester changed the world of hunting way back in 1866 […]
Winchester 150th Anniversary, Winchester History
Puzzled over what to get your hunter for Christmas? Make it ammunition, the gift that keeps them shooting. Unlike ties, sweaters and fruit cake, ammunition is always in style and never goes unused. Even if you buy the wrong caliber, your recipient can easily trade it in for the right size. Of course, serious shooters […]
Christmas gifts, winchester ammo
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