Rut Reporters & Whitetail Heat Map by Field & Stream. Get live reports and insights about the stages of the whitetail rut across the U.S.A.
RUT Heat Map
Dr. Grant Woods, a wildlife biologist specializing in deer management explains how food plots and the eating habits of deer can help you find the best location to hang your deer stand.
Scouting Deer Food
As water temperature drops bass and baitfish migrate to deep offshore structure in search of warmer waters. A few simple adjustments to your gear and cast will have you tackling bass, even when they go deep.
Do you know the safe firearm carries? Do you know which carries aren't safe? This quick video by hunter-ed.com will show you the appropriate way to carry a gun in the field.
Some hunters may overlook various pieces of hunting gear, many of which they’ve had for years and are loaded with offensive human scent. Here’s a list of some pieces of equipment I’ll bet you never considered.
De-Scent Hunting Gear
Get the basics of smoking fish plus three easy fish recipes from dips to appetizers and meals.
How to Smoke Fish
Are you making the following mistakes when it comes to positioning your stands? If so, Craig Dougherty, executive director of the National Deer Alliance, has the following tips to help make sure you don't stink up the joint.
Deer Stand Mistakes
Some hunters are dismissive of deer pellets as valuable sign. Deer droppings can actually reveal lots of practical insights that can help you waylay a trophy buck.
Clues to Deer Droppings
These tips will help you pluck largemouth bass from heavy cane-bed cover.
Make it easier to get deer close enough to tag with these six tips from expert Gerald Almy.
Steer This Deer
Tim Allard shows you how he rigs a stinger hook on a rig for easy walleye fishing.
Rig a Stinger Hook
You only have seconds to know if that buck you see is worth the shot. Here's a quick way to score white-tailed deer.
Quickly Score Bucks
Find hunting and fishing links and phone numbers to licenses and regulation information in 50 states.
Hunt, Fish Information