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Double Dropper

A McMullen County buck for the ages By Hallie West Swope It was a typical late November in Texas morning when I was getting ready to walk out of the house. My brother Stephen had called me at 7:30 and

Missouri Dream Hunt

By L.G. “Buddy” Turner I began my deer hunting at the age of nine. I hunted with my dad, grandma and grandpa until I was old enough to drive and hunt alone. Most of my deer hunting in Arkansas has

Old Cotulla Road Buck

A lady hunter returns to hunting, takes big trophy buck By Will Baird A map drawn from a survey commissioned in the first years of the 1900s hangs on a wall in the ranch headquarters. The framed work is large,

Here’s your whitetail season preview By Will Leschper Alan Cain, the whitetail program leader for the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, said this fall and winter will be on par with previous seasons in most whitetail hot beds across the

Contest registration now open By Cola Blanca Big Buck Contest The Cola Blanca Big Buck Contest, founded in 1986, originally included seven categories. The contest has grown tremendously ever since, and now includes over 35 categories. It’s been the premier

My Crazy-Cool Buck

By T.W. Wilkerson T.C. Simmons and I have been friends hunting together for almost 20 years. We’ve only hunted at the Baker Hay Fields, about 60 acres just 30 minutes outside downtown Fort Worth, on and off for the past

By Omar Berlanga Whether it was for birds, whitetail deer, a few exotics, or with little green plastic army men, I’ve been hunting for as long as I can remember. My first memories are from sitting on the back porch