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RATTLING RUTTING WHITETAILS

Rattling can bring rutting whitetail bucks in on a string. Mike Stroff shares his two top tips for getting the most from this calling technique.

Make Your Slug Gun Shoot Better

Slug guns don’t have to mean sacrificing accuracy. Mike Stroff reveals his best ways to extend range and enhance precision.

ELK GUIDE: DRESS THE PART

Proper clothing kills elk by letting you hunt hard and stay in the field in any conditions. Mike Stroff runs through each layer of his elk apparel.

BEAR TACTICS: THE POWER OF PATIENCE

When a promising bait site appears to go cold, it doesn’t mean the bears have left.Learn about the phenomenon and why a patient approach pays off.

LATE SEASON WHITETAILS: FOLLOW THE FOOD

Run down from the rut, late-season bucks are slaves to their stomachs. Mike Stroff explains how he uses food sources to kill bucks at the buzzer.

BEAR TACTICS: IRON SIGHTS

A quality scope is usually the best tool for hunters to place accurate, lethal shots. But not always. Bear hunting's unique demands often make iron sights a better solution.

Two-Tone Turkeys

Pulling a hook-spurred gobbler into range is sometimes all about creating the illusion that you’re multiple hens he can’t risk losing. Mike Stroff reveals how to do it.

MIDSUMMER SCOUTING: BINOCULAR BUCKS

Most of us prefer to hunt with compact, lightweight binoculars. But when scouting large fields in the off–season, it pays to take a different approach.

RATTLING RUTTING WHITETAILS

Rattling can bring rutting whitetail bucks in on a string. Mike Stroff shares his two top tips for getting the most from this calling technique.