It’s a sportsman’s paradise.The combination of hardwood woodlands and multi-culture agriculture provides the ideal blend of components attractive to a host of wildlife. The topography of Pike County, with its rolling hills, creek bottoms and river bluffs offers ideal habitat. The county has a national reputation among sportsmen for the quantity and quality of white tail deer.Pike County leads the state in the quantity of deer harvested during each season, and is the #2 county in the nation for the highest quantity of trophy whitetail entries in the Boone and Crocket Record Books, as well as Pope and Young Record Books.
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Double Boar Ranch's Pike County IL
Whitetail Ranch & Retreat
Opening week here in Illinois was a success, Jeffrey Earnhardt, driver of the Nascar Nationwide Series, #79 Ford, tagged this 310lb. bruiser 8 point. Jeffery was here with his cameraman, Mike McClanahan, filming for his upcoming TV show, Racing to …
Here are 10 sure fire ways to shed hunt for Whitetail Deer.
1) Look in the thick for sheds. Bucks are attracted to cover and thick brush can knock off an antler for you to find. Continue reading
Here are 10 Deer Hunting Tips:
Safety – Most states require you to attend some kind of safety class, but it’s a good idea to follow all the safety procedures for each state. This not only protects you, but the sport as well.
Practice – One of the best things you can do as a hunter. Practice taking shots from all different kinds of positions (i.e., sitting, standing, kneeling, prone, etc.). Be sure to practice with the weapon you intend to use. Continue reading