Skip to main content
To be successful deer hunting the rut, it pays to start your preparation early.Whitetails: Get Right with the Rut

Whitetails: Get Right with the Rut

To be successful deer hunting the rut, it pays to start your preparation early.

Steve Carpenteri

Many deer hunters see October as November's ugly cousin. Big mistake.3 Reasons to Chase Trophy Bucks in Early Fall

3 Reasons to Chase Trophy Bucks in Early Fall

Many deer hunters see October as November's ugly cousin. Big mistake.

Scott Bestful

Understand your quarry's behaviors from a biological perspective to maximize your chances during the rut.Reading the Rut for Whitetails

Reading the Rut for Whitetails

Understand your quarry's behaviors from a biological perspective to maximize your chances

Brad Fitzpatrick

How to choose and use optics to pick apart vast landscapes and find trophy hunting.Field Skills: Optics Focused on Western Big Game

Field Skills: Optics Focused on Western Big Game

How to choose and use optics to pick apart vast landscapes and find trophy hunting.

Andrew McKean

Executing a sharply angled shot is one of the toughest assignments in bowhunting. Here is how to ace it.Make the Shot: Steeply Angled Arrows

Make the Shot: Steeply Angled Arrows

Executing a sharply angled shot is one of the toughest assignments in bowhunting. Here is how

Tony J. Peterson

Feel free to sweat the small stuff if you want, but don't sweat over finding bucks during the heat.Your Best Moves for Early Blacktails

Your Best Moves for Early Blacktails

Feel free to sweat the small stuff if you want, but don't sweat over finding bucks during the

Scott Haugen

The path to bowhunting success is a long journey, and it's not easy.Perspective: Birth of a Bowhunter

Perspective: Birth of a Bowhunter

The path to bowhunting success is a long journey, and it's not easy.

Dr. Todd A. Kuhn

Taking deer in the early season requires specific tactics to overcome challenges that heat and humidity create. Try these tactics for hot-weather hunts.How to Beat the Heat for Early Season Deer

How to Beat the Heat for Early Season Deer

Taking deer in the early season requires specific tactics to overcome challenges that heat and

Terry Madewell

Crafting fake scrapes now can make your deer hunt — this month, or later in the season.Make Killer Mock Scrapes Now

Make Killer Mock Scrapes Now

Crafting fake scrapes now can make your deer hunt — this month, or later in the season.

Scott Bestful

Deer hunters rave about rut hunting, but patterning big bucks while they're still hanging out with their buddies can be easier—and more effective.Patterning Bachelor Bucks

Patterning Bachelor Bucks

Deer hunters rave about rut hunting, but patterning big bucks while they're still hanging out

Jace Bauserman

Early season is a fantastic time to tag a great deer. Here is where to focus your energy.Setups For Early Season Bowhunting Success

Setups For Early Season Bowhunting Success

Early season is a fantastic time to tag a great deer. Here is where to focus your energy.

Jace Bauserman

Advertisement
Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the Game & Fish App

Other Magazines

See All Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top Game & Fish stories delivered right to your inbox every week.

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Game & Fish subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now