Train Hard, Hunt Easy – How I’ve Begun Tuning My Body And Mind For Deer Hunting Success
My buddy Mark Kenyon from Wired To Hunt shares some information about the training that he has undertaken for his upcoming deer season. What are you doing to physically prepare for this season? See what Mark is doing…
Speaking of training…many of you know that I have been running quite a bit this year. I have found that long distance running and hunting have so much in common; and while the physical benefits of this running are great, the mental strength that comes from testing your endurance is a huge asset for how I approach hunting. I love being inspired by tales of endurance, like these guys who traversed 100+ miles and tackled 14 peaks of 14,000′, as part of the “Nolan’s 14”. Learn more…
Two Excellent Articles from the QDMA
1) “5 Reasons to Take Does Early” – I hope to do just that in a few weeks!
2) “Finding Un-Pressured Deer” – We all have heard the advice to get away from the roads, get away from the crowds of other hunters, and “hunt deep”. This article discusses a some research which reinforces that idea. (Look at that map!)
Confessions of a Meat Hunter
An insightful and thoughtful piece from Tom Sorenson, whose site I just discovered yesterday. Please, take the time to read this one!