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IT’S NOT TO EARLY TO BE THINKING ABOUT SPRING TURKEY HUNTING

IT’S NOT TO EARLY TO BE THINKING ABOUT SPRING TURKEY HUNTING

IT’S NOT TO EARLY TO BE THINKING ABOUT SPRING… TURKEY HUNTING, THAT IS. By Don ‘Dr. Honk’ Mattice Deer season is over and the duck and goose seasons are winding down.  The ice forming on most lakes in the Hudson Valley draw our attention to ice fishing and turkey hunting. Turkey hunting?  Yes, turkey hunting.  It is not […]

Jigging for Pan Fish on the Hard Water –

Jigging for Pan Fish on the Hard Water –

Some days out on the ice it’s like shooting fish in a barrel, but other days you need to work hours and hours for a few small fish.  In this piece, I connect the information from my previous article on electronics and share some of the best lures/jigs and rod and reel set-ups to use on the hard water.  Hopefully, the […]

Hunting for Big Bucks Part 2

Hunting for Big Bucks Part 2

Hopefully you caught my last article about targeting big bucks. Big bucks are special animals and there are no guarantees when hunting them. Many hunters go a lifetime without taking what we consider a big buck.  That’s part of the game. For me, it’s also what keeps me coming back year after year, the challenge […]

“Hunting Coyotes at the Start of Winter” Part 2 of 3

“Hunting Coyotes at the Start of Winter” Part 2 of 3

This article should give most novice coyote hunters the edge they need to start putting fur on the ground.  By no means are the methods in this article the absolute way it has to be done.   However, they have worked exceptionally well for me here in the Hudson Valley.  I usually wait until January 1st […]

Hunting for Big Bucks Part 1

Hunting for Big Bucks Part 1

I just want to start this article by saying that I am by no means the best hunter or one who shoots the biggest bucks, year after year.  However, I have had the good fortune of being fairly successful and quite lucky in harvesting some respectable deer.  Every hunter wants to shoot big bucks.  Everyone […]