Charles Johnson, Author at Great Days Outdoors
Hunting the Rut in the South

Hunting the Rut in the South

During the rut, deer have one thing on their minds. Hunters should too—bagging a buck.   The best time during deer season to take a trophy buck is to start hunting the rut. In some states, hunters schedule their vacations around the rut. However, here in the...
Get Ready for the Deer Rut

Get Ready for the Deer Rut

Making the Right Calls Can Put You on a Date With a Buck     Valentine’s Day is still a few months out, but love is in the air, at least it is for whitetails in parts of the Cotton State. Rutting bucks and does are searching the woods and fields for romance....
Finding Deer Hunting Hotspots on Public Land

Finding Deer Hunting Hotspots on Public Land

Discover a secret hidey-hole spot on public lands near you. Every hunter wants a little piece of land all to themselves. A place to hunt where nothing is disturbed and no one else is around. Most hunters think this could only happen on private property. However, with...
Best Time to Hunt Deer? Don’t Forget About Lunch

Best Time to Hunt Deer? Don’t Forget About Lunch

A lunch date with a buck may be canceled if hunters return to camp at midday. Humans are creatures of habit. We drive to work using the same path each day, visit the same restaurants and order the same coffee. Almost everything we do is by habit. Our manner of living...