Articles by Tom Carpenter

Why Not Hunt Bedding Areas?

Why Not Hunt Deer Bedding Areas?

Are you brave enough to venture into these “forbidden” areas to hunt rutting bucks?
Conventional deer-hunting wisdom says you should never enter a buck's bedding area. But during the rut, sometimes you have to break the rules.
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2014's Best Slugs For Deer Hunting

Hunters who use slug guns for deer will want to take a look at this year's best slug loads.
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10 Great Slug Guns

Top 10 Slug Guns For Deer Hunting

No longer clunky and inaccurate, the modern slug gun can consistently take deer out to 150 yards or more. Here's a look at today's best.
Deer hunters who use slug guns out of preference or necessity will find these new models to be more accurate and easy to use than the slug guns of Grandpa's day.
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Cold-Weather Hunting: How To Keep Your Hands Warm

Cold hands on the hunt? Here's how to keep them warm.
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Keep your hands warm while hunting

No matter how toasty warm you are in the duck blind, if your fingers get cold, you’ll be miserable. Here’s how to keep them from freezing in the worst weather.
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Missouri River corridor is prime deer hunting land

The Missouri River corridor produces some of North America’s best deer hunting — and plenty of its biggest bucks.
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