Beat the Cold and Stay Warm While Hunting With These Easy Methods  

Beat the Cold and Stay Warm While Hunting With These Easy Methods There is no denying it, the cold weather of fall and winter is fast approaching. With most hunting being only open during this time, hunters are no stranger to the frigid weather. At times, however, it can still prove difficult to stay warm while hunting. Use these tips to help beat the wintry elements, and be able to last out in the woods


Turkey Hunting Tips and Tactics

Turkey Hunting Tips and Tactics With the fall turkey hunting season opening in most areas during the month of October, now is a more important time than ever to brush up on your turkey hunting tactics. Below is a list of tips to help you refresh your mind, or learn new information going into this year's turkey hunting season. Find Open Areas Gobblers (male turkeys) like an open space where they can easily monitor for


How to Locate a Black Bear

How to Locate a Black Bear British Columbia is home to one of the highest populations of black bears in the world. Because of this fact, BC has become a hotspot for hunting these animals. But although black bear are abundant in the region, their signs may be confusing and difficult to interpret. Today’s post will offer three examples of black bear evidence hunters commonly overlook, and discuss how to treat these signs as a


Tips for Hunting Deer During the Rut

Tips for Hunting Deer During the Rut The rut (deer mating season) can be the most chance worthy time of year to tag a deer. Bucks are frantically searching for a mate, and in doing so slightly lower their guard on the potential presence of a hunter. However, do not expect this time in the open season to be a cakewalk. Below are some tips to help you while hunting deer during the rut. Track


The Ecology of Cougars in BC

The Ecology of Cougars in BC It’s important to respect the animals we hunt. A good way to foster such respect is through education and understanding of the animal’s origin, lifecycle, and habitat. Today’s post will be focused on the ecology of cougars, with a specific attention to cougars in BC (British Columbia, Canada). Taxonomy Cougars (also known as pumas, mountain lions, catamounts, and Florida panthers) are a large cat species that evolved roughly 390,000


5 Tips For Setting Up Your Treestand

5 Tips For Setting Up Your Treestand The use of a treestand is rapidly becoming one of the leading ways to hunt wild game. An animal’s (deer, moose, elk) two primary defence mechanisms are lowered by the use of a treestand: sight and smell. The height of a tree stand will raise the hunter above an animal’s direct line of sight. As well, an animal’s peripheral field of vision will be less likely to catch