4 Tips to Improve Your Hunting Land Now! 1   Recently updated !

By: Dakota Russell

Take care of your land this Spring and Summer to produce bigger deer

Take care of your land this Spring and Summer to produce bigger deer. The next few weeks, I’ll be going through what I do in the Spring to get ready for deer season. This week I’ll give you a broad overview of what we do around our land.

With the hot summer ahead of us it is time to dust off the seat on your old farm tractor and begin cleaning up your food plots.… Read more

Take care of your land this Spring and Summer to produce bigger deer

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A Cold, Snowy Turkey Hunt 4   Recently updated !

By: Dakota Russell, CVA Prostaff

View of the Black Hills

View of the Black Hills

Frigid temperatures are not what I normally think of when it comes to an enjoyable spring turkey hunt. But, it will not stop me from going after those hard headed birds, and it shouldn’t keep you from hunting them either. As most turkey hunters know, you are typically expecting to wake up to an eventful morning of gobbling as the warm sun rises and the beautiful colors of spring come to life.… Read more


My first turkey season 2   Recently updated !

By: Rick Kratzke, CVA Prostaffer

The author, Rick Kratzke

The author, Rick Kratzke

Let me start with just a little history. I am a married father of two boys and have been hunting whitetail deer since 1990. Through the years I gained a lot of knowledge about whitetail deer and consider myself a successful hunter.
But, after twenty four years I wanted something besides trout fishing during my down time from deer hunting.… Read more

Hopefully this Apex will kill a turkey soon this season

Patience paid off on this hunt

Gas Line Gobbler, Part 3 1   Recently updated !

Patience paid off on this hunt

Patience paid off on this hunt

150 yards away from us there was a creek cutting through the lane. It was in the bottom of the valley, and we knew that it would be an obstacle for the turkey to get around. At this point Jerry also lost sight of it because it was in a ravine. When we didn’t see it for 10-20 minutes, we started to get worried.… Read more


Gas Line Gobbler, Part 2 2   Recently updated !

Turkey Hunting can be a nerve-wracking experience

Turkey Hunting can be a nerve-wracking experience

I couldn’t tell if it was a turkey or not and it didn’t give me an opportunity to see what it was. We gave that spot a good hour and a half to no avail. Then we decided to move. There was a gas line nearby that he said turkeys often fed in and travelled through.… Read more

Turkey Hunting can be a nerve-wracking experience