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October 2014

Grant Woods

When to Schedule Vacation Time During Deer Season


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I get LOTS of email from folks wondering when they should schedule their vacation so they can hunt the peak of the rut. I define “the peak of the rut” as when the biggest percentage of does are being bred. Using that definition it is easy to schedule vacation years in advance! Does at the […]

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Melissa Bachman

The Importance of Viewing Lanes


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When most people think of cutting their shooting lanes, they focus solely on where they think their shots will be. Usually, a shooting lane is only a couple yards wide and so many people get caught off guard and end up having a buck of a lifetime pass right on through without getting a shot. […]

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Live the Legend

Deer Season with Winchester


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The leaves are changing colors and raining to the ground and a chill is in the air, even in parts of the South, where all indications are that the rut is about to bust wide open and in many areas the annual firearms deer season is about to open. Winchester has been a part of […]

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Grant Woods

Scouting For Blind Locations While Scouting


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I really enjoy scouting for locations to put blinds or stands. I like trying to figure out the ever changing puzzle of how deer are using food, cover, and water. In addition, I’m always looking for sign that indicates the habitat quality for deer and other critters. Habitat quality is not only about growing healthier […]

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Melissa Bachman

Filming Your Own Hunt


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Filming your own hunt has become more and more popular as social media and YouTube have taken off. Now, you can let your friends re-live the moments you experience in the field. The number one problem here is people realize that this can be a huge burden. The first deer you bust by trying to […]

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Live the Legend

Power Point – 50 Years


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When it comes to hunting across the wide spectrum of North American game, it’s hard for any one bullet to be a do-all projectile that works no matter what type of hunting you’re doing. But Power Point comes mighty close. In fact, that was the intent of Winchester engineers more than half a century ago […]

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Grant Woods

The Pre Rut


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The Pre Rut occurs during late July in south Florida, September in the South Carolina coastal counties, late October/early November during most of the whitetail’s range, and late December in south Texas. No matter when it occurs, where you hunt the pre rut is a great time to deer hunt! The pre rut occurs when […]

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Melissa Bachman

Deer Season XP – New for 2015


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With over 10-million deer hunters around the country, it’s no surprise that a brand like Winchester would take the time to sit down and say – “How can we make them even more effective in the field?” Luckily for us, their incredible team of engineers and developers have put their heads together and come out […]

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