Category Archives: Hunting

First All Day Hunt in Years

A couple day++s ago I went out to do, if necessary, an all day hunt for a bow season buck.  I arose at 4:30 AM, quickly dressed and headed out the door.  I had packed everything I needed the night … Continue reading

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Thought for Today

I just read a post a guy made on another person’s post.  He was complaining that a photo of him with his daughter and a deer he harvested was getting hated on by some guy.  He made it sound like … Continue reading

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As I Lay Here

As I lay here waiting to fall asleep in preparation of my first hunt of the season tomorrow, the bucks that I have seen on my trail cameras dance through my mind stealing any hope of sleep as they pass … Continue reading

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Sunday in the Stand

There is a reason that hunting is called hunting and not harvesting. I have had hunts that have lasted literally 5 minutes after walking out the door to others that have lasted two months with no harvest.  This year is … Continue reading

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Ah, the Rut

Here in Iowa the rut is picking up really fast.  I was in the tree stand yesterday afternoon and at two thirty a 160 class buck went flying by me like he’s being chased by the devil himself. I grabbed my … Continue reading

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Feeding The Soul

Yesterday I went for my second hunt of the bow season for deer hunting.  I needed to get out and get away from school, the city, and ‘society’.  After bandaging up my foot real well (I had surgery on the … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods

I went for a walk in the forest yesterday in preparation of this year’s deer hunting. I had some old tree stands that were not safe as the trees they were in were dying so I took them down. Then, … Continue reading

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Yeah Baby, It is Almost Here

Every year around the first of December begins a time of abstinence for some. A time of having to find something to do to keep ourselves busy so we do not dwell on what we cannot have due to the … Continue reading

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The Harvest

Here is the story of my hunting experience from 11/15/2013. I was going to post up yesterday, but was too tired to finish it and went to bed. This morning started like every other hunting morning.  Wakeup at 4:00 AM, … Continue reading

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The First Hunt of the Season

The other day, I had decided to start my hunting season this morning. At 4:00 AM, I slipped out of bed, went out and loaded the truck, grabbed my hunting clothes and started the 72 mile drive to my hunting … Continue reading

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