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Big Iowa Bucks

December 21, 2012 by  
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Big Iowa Bucks

Grant Olson shot this giant 184″ buck in Muscatine county, Iowa with a Hoyt Carbon Matrix and Easton Full metal jacket arrows.The story of this buck, my partner and I named 6X5, started a couple years ago with a photo of a slightly above average 9 point.  We found it odd that we got a […]

Tanners Big 9 Point Buck

December 18, 2012 by  
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Tanners Big 9 Point Buck

Here’s a great post on successful young hunter from Virginia. Congrats Tanner! Keep those stories coming in guys. See the About page for details on how to get published!This deer was shot by Tanner Young age 13 in Prince George Virginia. Tanner was hunting from a tree stand when this big 9 pointer approached from […]

Big Nebraska Muley

December 18, 2012 by  
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Big Nebraska Muley

Pete Alfano of Whitetail Properties shot this unique 185″ muley in Garden county Nebraska during the 2012 rifle season. He was shooting his T/C 308. loaded with Winchester bullets, and topped off with a Brunton Scope. Check out his report from the field below. Congrats Pete! I had an opportunity to hunt a great area […]

Monster Bucks in Illinois by Adam Hays

December 17, 2012 by  
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Monster Bucks in Illinois by Adam Hays

After picking up one of the biggest sheds I have ever found back in March, I had high hopes for my 2012 Illinois season. I knew this animal could be a world class 8 point if he survived, so I couldn’t wait to start running my trail cameras in the summer, in hopes of locating […]

Wyoming Whitetails with Adam Hays

December 11, 2012 by  
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Wyoming Whitetails with Adam Hays

My early bow season started off with a bang, harvesting a Boone and Crockett black bear in Northern Saskatchewan, so I couldn’t wait to see what was waiting for me back in the states for the 2012 whitetail season! Like I have for the past couple years, my deer season starts off in the Black […]

Mark’s Monster Buck

December 11, 2012 by  
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Mark’s Monster Buck

Here’s a great story from a young guy who’s gone through some tough times recently after a bad motorcycle accident. His desire to hunt deer again was part of his motivation for a strong recovery. Looks like its all paying off big time. Congrats Mark! Thankful in Ohio…. Thanksgiving morning involved a cup of coffee, […]

Christian County Kentucky Rifle Kill by Boyce Flener

December 7, 2012 by  
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Christian County Kentucky Rifle Kill by Boyce Flener

This buck had been on our hit for our Christian county farm list since summer.  We have numerous trail cam pics of him.  He is a main frame 10 with a kicker off his right G3, so we called him GS3.  Since we had trail cam pictures of him in several different locations, I felt […]

Monster Black Bears by Adam Hays

December 6, 2012 by  
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Monster Black Bears by Adam Hays

Adam Hays Boone and Crockett black bear If you’ve ever thought about taking a trip to Canada for a giant black bear, have I got the spot for you!  A few years ago I met Mike Lembke, owner of Wollaston Lake Lodge and Cochrane River Outfitters, at the Eastern Sports show in Harrisburg PA. Although […]

Iowa Gun Season-Day 2 with Tim Herald

Iowa Gun Season-Day 2 with Tim Herald

Day 2 in Iowa… Well morning of day 2 couldn’t have been much worse weather wise. It was 50 degrees before daylight and a super heavy fog. We setup on the side of a big pond that deer usually skirt on the other side to go to their bedding area but after about 40 minutes, […]

200″ Ohio Monster Non-Typical

December 5, 2012 by  
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200″ Ohio Monster Non-Typical

Here’s a great story about our hunting heritage and one man’s hunt for a true monster buck that reportedly grossed well over the magical 200″ mark as a non-typical. That’s a big giant whitetail no matter where you call home. Congrats Joe! My 100-Year Deer Story! My family has owned a small property in Highland […]

Illinois Triple

December 5, 2012 by  
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Illinois Triple

Here are three great bucks taken in Illinois by the Whitetail Properties team. Congrats guys! Aaron Milliken, harvested this buck in Hancock county on November 16, 2012 during the first Illinois gun season. He shot it with his Thompson Center Encore Muzzleloader with Brunton Eterna Scope. Here is story.This 8 was a definite target to […]

Iowa Gun Season with Tim Herald

Iowa Gun Season with Tim Herald

IOWA – First Gun Season Everyone dreams of drawing that Iowa tag, and after a 2 year absence, I drew a first gun season tag. I booked a hunt with Straight Arrow Outfitters in Albia on the advice of my buddy Bill Winke, and I just couldn’t wait. Well, in the days leading up to […]

Matt harvests two deer in 2012

December 4, 2012 by  
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Matt harvests two deer in 2012

Here’s a great post from a proud Mom about her young hunter who’s putting some excellent meat in their freezer and feeding the less fortunate too. Congrats Matt! Here are two pictures of my son Matt Priestas and his two deer taken so far this season. The first was taken with a crossbow and the […]

Tom’s First Buck

December 1, 2012 by  
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Tom’s First Buck

Just wanted to share my father in law’s first buck with everyone. Today we opted for a blind and a crossbow and it worked out perfectly. We got into the blind a little before 3:00PM and at 3:30PM this buck followed a doe to 10 yards in front of us, allowing Tom to place a […]