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What is the Rut?

What is the Rut?

Rut 1 : an annually recurrent state of sexual excitement in the male deer; broadly : sexual excitement in a mammal especially when periodic 2 : the period during which rut normally occurs -- often used with “the” ---Merriam-Webster Online Simply put, the rut is the...

Bowhunting at Oak Creek Whitetail Ranch

Bowhunting Oak Creek:  “I didn’t sleep very much that first night because of the excitement I felt after seeing the deer hanging on the wall in the lodge. Just knowing I may have an encounter with one of those incredible animals got my heart racing!” Jon’s...

Blood Tracking Dogs

Blood Tracking Dogs

Well, you’ve been on the fence about that blood tracking dog for a while, and now you’re about ready to make the commitment. If you know our boy, Ace (yeah, he runs the ranch!), you know how we feel about blood trackers! Let us tell you a little about why we’re...

Fun with Game Cameras

Fun with Game Cameras

“No pictures of Bigfoot. Nope. Never caught him on camera.” Despite Donald Hill’s admission that he has never captured a picture of the famed North American Wood Ape, I decided to continue our conversation about the fun with game cameras and their usage. Afterall,...

Oak Creek Update July

Oak Creek Update July

Oak Creek Update July By Ace the Deer Dog. The humans think they run things around here, but, as we all know, this is my ranch. Sweet Milk Bones it’s hot! Donald and Angi abandoned me again. So it is as good as time as any for an Oak Creek Update July. They went to...

Oak Creek Ram Slam

Oak Creek Ram Slam

Oak Creek Ram Slam The first exotic hunt I ever went on was for a New Zealand mountain goat. It sucked. The hunt came at a bargain basement price and I got exactly what I paid for. The property I hunted was grazed down to rock. The guide was a kid with almost no...

How To Adjust A Rifle Scope

How To Adjust A Rifle Scope For Windage And Elevation By Loyal Brenzy, www.huntingmarkcom   The first point in answering this question is to consider the fact that each and every type of gun sight has some method of adjusting it to send the bullet dead center...