5 Trail Camera Frustrations (And How to Avoid Them)

5 Trail Camera Frustrations (And How to Avoid Them)

By Alex Comstock 

Last night as I got out of the treestand, I thought it'd be a good idea to swap SD cards from my nearby trail camera. It hadn't been checked since early September, and I figured it'd be nice to know if any good buck had been frequenting the area. With all of the attention that I've placed on Kobe, I haven't hunted many of my other properties, so I didn't know what bucks had and hadn't shifted into their fall ranges.

3 Reasons Chasing Mature Bucks Keeps Us Up at Night

3 Reasons Chasing Mature Bucks Keeps Us Up at Night

By Alex Comstock 

Hunting mature bucks is a way of life for most of us hardcore deer hunters. We obsess over mature bucks and are doing things every month of the year to figure out ways to send an arrow through one. For most of us, whitetail thoughts flow through our brain almost on a daily basis. Chasing these elusive creatures also probably contributes to more sleepless nights than we care to admit. Here's just a few reasons these animals keep us up at night. 

5 Ways You Know The Whitetail Itch is Back in Full Force

5 Ways You Know The Whitetail Itch is Back in Full Force

By Alex Comstock

This time of the year, I periodically get twitchy and it revolves around one thing - whitetail deer. You know what it's the tell tale sign of right? The itch is back in full force; the whitetail itch. I don't know that it ever truly goes away, at least not for a lot of us. But there is no doubt that it subsides during the winter doldrums, even if just slightly. 

The "Different" Kind of Fun Associated with Deer Hunting

The "Different" Kind of Fun Associated with Deer Hunting

By Alex Comstock 

"Getting lost, getting cold, getting hungry, getting wet, getting scared, and coming out on top; that's the stuff you remember. That's type II fun." - This is defined by backcountry.com, and maybe it rings a bell for you? In a way, I can relate to it when it comes to chasing mature bucks, and maybe it does for you too. Let me explain...