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Jon’s Kentucky Buck by Mike Hockensmith

November 19, 2012 by  
Filed under Deer Hunting, General

I’ve often heard luck described as when preparation meets opportunity.  If that is the case then harvesting this buck definitely involved a little luck. My brother, Jon Hockensmith set his sights on this big Kentucky bruiser after getting trail cam pictures of the deer back in early October.  He religiously hunted the buck each and […]

Trail Cam Mania

August 24, 2012 by  
Filed under Deer Hunting, General

Have you been getting lots of trail cam pictures recently? I have! Looks like lots of others are too. Checking trail cams with my kids is becoming a tradition at our house. It’s a fun way to get them involved, give it a try. I’ve had quite a few readers email me and I’ve been […]

Which buck do you hunt?

August 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Deer Hunting, General

Every summer I try to find the biggest buck I can chase around during season. Many of you do the same. Then, if you’re like me you try to set a goal of a specific buck or maybe one of a certain size range. This is fun stuff to debate with your buddies, but can […]

Jeff’s Birthday 9 Point Buck

December 20, 2010 by  
Filed under Deer Hunting, General

American-Hunter.com reader Jeff Allen sent in this detailed story and account of his pursuits of a mature Ohio buck this fall. Bowhunting big bucks is rarely easy and hard work and perseverance paid off for Jeff as he arrowed his best buck to date. Congrats Jeff! The “Birthday 9-Point” has been my main target this […]

Trail Cam Pictures from Sunfish Valley Whitetails in Ohio

August 9, 2010 by  
Filed under Deer Hunting, General, Monster Bucks

Matt Brewster from Sunfish Valley Whitetails in Latham, Ohio answered our call for trail cam pictures and sent in a couple of big buck pictures. Both are from this month on their private, managed property in south central part of the state.   These bucks look to easily be 150 class or better bucks and can […]