Let’s Get Ready for Hunting Season!

Hunter looking at his rifle sight to make sure it's ready for hunting season

Summer comes to an end soon, and Fall starts in September, running through December. You know what that means? It’s almost hunting season! Many hunters hunt deer in the coming months, and maybe you will be one of those hunters who comes to Tioga Ranch in Pennsylvania to do just that. What are some tips… Read more »

Red Stag Deer Characteristics

Hunter Posing With Red Stag Deer

People come from near and far to Tioga Ranch in rural PA in order to hunt all sorts of animals, including red stag deer. They like that Tioga’s red stag hunts include lodging and meals as well as skinning and quartering. Guided hunts are available. Groups/parties of 6 or more hunters can get a discounted… Read more »

Here’s Why Hunting is a Major Part of Society

Timeless photo of hunter posing with bison

What if no one hunted? How would society be if no one ever hunted? Well, you could bet that there’d be more deer car crashes in towns and cities across the land, that’s for sure. You’d have too many deer because no one killed any of them except by car! Hunting is a huge part… Read more »

Tips for Turkey Hunters

Hunter posing with turkey

Turkey hunting is something many hunters have done at one time or another, and for those who haven’t yet, here are some helpful tips. Look for the Feathers When hunting turkey, look for feathers. Keep in mind that most adult turkeys have between 5,000 and 6,000 feathers on them, and some are bound to come… Read more »

Hunting is a Great Source of Vitamin D

Man posing with hunted fallow deer

If you’re like most people, you spend a lot of time indoors under artificial lights. You probably spend quite a bit of time staring at screens, too, whether it’s a smartphone, laptop, computer or TV screen. Such is modern life for most people! That said, we humans need to get some sun once in a… Read more »

When Is a Good Time to Take Your Child Hunting?

father pointing and guiding son on first deer hunt.

How do most people get interested in hunting? It’s usually because a friend or family member takes them along on a hunting trip and shows them how it goes. This whets their appetite for more, and sooner or later they become hunters if they’re interested in pursuing it for sport and/or as a hobby. A… Read more »

The Many Advantages of Hunting Boar

Hunter Posing With Boar

If you check the dictionary to find a definition of “boar,” you’ll read that they are a tusked Eurasian wild pig from which domestic pigs are descended. Fun to Hunt For hunters, boar are wild pigs that are fun to hunt. They’re kind of like monsters, because they’re not well-behaved. They’re a nuisance, actually, and… Read more »

The Tastiness of Gamey Meat

Gourmet grilled wild venison steak with mushrooms, herbs and onion in a close up view

The food you buy at a grocery store is typically quite processed. A lot is added to it or adjusted such that it’s far from what it was when it first started out. Case in point? The meats you find for sale at your local grocery store are often quite different from game meat that… Read more »

Tips For Hunting in Summer Weather

Hunters posing with boar in summer

The summer months are nearly upon us and with them will come long days spent hunting. But that summer heat adds an extra challenge for any hunter. It’s important to prepare now to ensure the warm weather does not get the best of you when it comes time to head out into the woods this… Read more »