Wintertime SQUIRREL HUNTING

by Tom Lounsbury March 01, 2015 There is little doubt in my mind that a highly underutilized outdoor pastime is wintertime squirrel hunting. Personally I thoroughly enjoy every opportunity to go squirrel hunting and I have my favorite spots on both private and public...

Extreme shooting and endurance

50 Teams • 7 miles • Long Range Shots • Real Hunting Scenarios   by Tom Lounsbury October 01, 2014 Due to the amazing advancements in rifles, optics, ammunition and the actual science involved (which includes the shooter’s heartbeat, wind direction/speed,...

Michigan Turkey Hunting

The First Hunt Time sure flies because I can remember my first spring turkey season quite vividly, almost like it was yesterday. Probably it is because it was a special moment in time and I had been fortunately drawn for a very limited spring turkey hunt in northern...

Hunting late season gobblers

“Henned-Up” Toms Tend To Be Tight-Lipped… I dearly love all the phases and various timeframes of the spring wild turkey hunting season in Michigan. The “early season” that starts in mid-April can be one of the most unpredictable in...

Selective doe hunting

Spot And Stalk… The task of getting Michigan deer hunters to harvest antlerless deer has no doubt been a daunting and ongoing endeavor for DNR wildlife experts. Deeply steeped hunting traditions that have been passed down are often very hard to change. However...