Posts Tagged: hunting large bucks

Scott Bestul

Goal-Setting


No Comments

After all, even the most successful whitetail hunters started out as guys happy to take a buck—any buck—on the ground, and moved up from there. They made the switch by a) becoming more skilled and b) dreaming big (which I call “goal setting”). As a former athlete and coach, I know a few things about […]

Read More

Scott Bestul

Myths About Big Deer and How to Hunt Them, Part II


No Comments

Why is this important? Because many hunters think they’re engaged in a mental chess match with a particular deer, and they’re not. Big bucks need to eat, and sleep, and avoid danger, just like every other deer in the herd. There are almost always chinks in a buck’s armor, and successful hunters decipher what those […]

Read More

Scott Bestul

Myths About Big Deer and How to Hunt Them, Part I


No Comments

That said, I’ve got an edge on many folks, because my job allows me to talk to biologists and truly expert hunters; people with a whole lot more experience, smarts and data than I’d ever accumulate on my own. Toss in my own woods-time, and I manage to come up with a few things it’s […]

Read More

Popular Tags