Category: Hunting Tips

How to Choose the Right Hunting Rifle For Your Needs

Hunter Posing With Deer and Rifle

Hunting at Tioga Ranch is a fun experience. That said, what kind of rifle is right for you to use on your hunt? Well, there are several things to take into consideration when choosing your rifle. Caliber For starters, there’s the caliber, which refers to the diameter of the gun barrel, aka the tube through… Read more »

Looking for Birthday Fun? Consider a Guided Hunting Trip

Group of Hunters around Trophy Elk

Finally, for the first time in what seems like ages, things are opening back up and we can once again enjoy the activities we love with the people we who mean most to us. As such, many people are trying to make up for lost time by planning fun events and vacations to celebrate life’s… Read more »

What Are Things First Time Adult Hunters Should Know?

Picture of rifle and hunters waiting for hunting to begin.

Are you a first time adult hunter? What are some things first timers should know about hunting? Ancillary Benefits of Hunting Hunting is a way to secure meat for yourself, friends and family. It’s also a good excuse to get out in nature and learn more about your surroundings– it beats sitting at a computer… Read more »

How Lightweight Rifles Are Helping Some Hunters Continue Their Passion

Elderly gray haired man holding a gun in his hands

Sometimes hunters of a certain age find they can’t handle hunting the way they used to, and this is usually due to some change in their life. For instance, older hunters might be battling some physical issues that make it harder to carry all the gear they need to bring with them when going on… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Hot Summer Hunt

Boar Hunting

Summer brings with it hot days. How can you prepare for a hunt on a hot day? Shade Sources Are Critical If you’re going to be hunting on a hot day, shade is your friend. Get out of the relentless sun if and when you can in order to cool down. Rather than hunt with… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Pennsylvania Hunting Trip

Hunters With Trophy Buffalo

Are you getting ready for a big hunting trip at a place like Tioga Ranch? What are some things you should do to prepare for the hunt? Consider a Guided Hunt There are plenty of things you can do to prepare for a hunting trip. For starters, think about going on a guided hunt. You’ll… Read more »

Here’s Why Staying at a Lodge is Perfect For Novice Boar Hunters

Man Posing With Trophy Boar

There are three ways to go to college these days. There’s living on campus, commuting, or doing most of it “online,” from a computer. Now think about hunting… you could play hunting video games, but it’s not the same as the real thing, right? And you could go somewhere for a couple hours and hunt,… Read more »

Here’s How You Can Layer Up For Winter Hunts

Hunter With Rocky Mountain Ram

When it’s time for winter hunts, it’s a good idea to layer up. Obviously, you don’t want to wear too many clothes that they’d interfere with the job at hand, right? But it is smart to layer clothing in such a way that you’re warm when you need to be warm and cool when you… Read more »

4 Reasons to Get Your Son or Daughter Involved in Hunting

Father and Daughter Hunting

More often than not, hunting is passed down from generation to generation. There are few things more precious than being able to share the things you love with your children, and this is especially true for a timeless tradition like hunting. With that in mind, if you’re thinking of reasons to take your son or… Read more »

How to Become a Better Whitetail Deer Hunter

Whitetail Deer Hunting

Few things are more exciting than going on a whitetail deer hunt. Nevertheless, like all things we endeavor in, we all strive to become the best hunters we can. So what can you do improve success rates the next time you go whitetail deer hunting? Be Aware of the Odor Your Emanating Too strong of… Read more »