South Connellsville Rod & Gun Club Blog

Stalking Mule Deer: See Them First

Photo by Andrew McKean In a sea of sage, grass, rocks, hills, gullies, draws, valleys, and washouts, any mule deer hunter worth his salt knows that locating a deer to stalk is the essential...

Deer Scents: They're Not Just For The Rut

Photo by Travis Faulkner During the pre-rut, non-traditional scent-application strategies can help you use a buck’s strongest sense against him. Here’s why I no longer wait for the rut to kick in before hitting...

Shoot Better With These Simple Drills

We sat in the ditch, watching the 160-class buck bound away. He gave one last flick of his tail before disappearing over the ridge. My guide clapped me on the shoulder and said something...

Deer Tail Decoys: Beat Them At Their Own Game

Photo by Justin Appenzeller Kansas trophy-buck guide Ted Jaycox is called the Deer Whisperer for his ability to calm edgy whitetails with a laughably simple ruse: the flick of a deer’s tail. Jaycox calls...